Fox Orders Coming-of-Age Drama ‘Red Band Society’ to Series

Fox has given a series order to “Red Band Society,” a coming-of-age dramedy, written by Margaret Nagle, about teenagers living in a pediatric wing of a hospital.

The ABC Studios and Amblin Television-produced show stars Octavia Spencer, Dave Annable, Brian “Astro” Bradley, Ciara Bravo, Griffin Gluck, Zoe Levin, Rebecca Rittenhouse, Charlie Rowe and Nolan Sotillo.

Nagle (“Boardwalk Empire”) is exec producing along with Steven Spielberg, Justin Falvey, Darryl Frank and Sergio Aguero. Alfonso Gomez-Rejon (“American Horror Story”) directed the pilot. The show is a remake of the Catalan TV show “Polseres Vermelles.”

Red Band Society” was previously in development at ABC during the 2012-13 season.

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