TV Pilots/Development Scorecard (continued)

Follow all of the development action during upfront season with Variety Insight’s up-to-the-minute listings of pilot and series orders.

The network-by-network listings for major broadcast and cable channels are searchable by title and genre, and include detailed information on production auspices and creative teams.

Network Title Studio Eps, Writers, Director Logline Status
TBS
Animation
CLOSE ENOUGH Cartoon Network Studios,Studio T JG Quintel (Creator, EP) A surreal animated comedy about a family growing up without getting old. Series Pick Up
TBS
Animation
COPS, THE FX Productions,Pig Newton,Studio T Dave Becky (EP N/W), Greg Daniels (EP N/W), Howard Klein (EP N/W), Dino Stamatopoulos (EP N/W) THE COPS follows Al (Brooks) and Lou (CK), two Los Angeles patrolmen trying their best to protect and serve, sometimes failing at both; Ride with them as they patrol one of the biggest cities in the world, then go home with them and be glad you're not married to either. Series Pick Up
TBS
Animation
FINAL SPACE Conaco Productions,Studio T,New Form Digital Olan Rogers (EP, W-Pilot), David Sacks (EP, W-Pilot), Kathleen Grace (EP N/W), Matt Hoklotubbe (EP N/W), David Kissinger (EP N/W), Conan O'Brien (EP N/W), Jeff Ross (EP N/W), Melissa Schneider (EP N/W), Larry Sullivan (EP N/W) This animated comedy series is a serialize intergalactic space saga about an astronaut named Gary and his adorable, planet-destroying friend, Mooncake; The series will follow their adventures as they embark on a quest to unlock the mystery of “Final Space,” the place where the entire universe ends. Series Pick Up
TBS
Comedy
DRESS UP GANG PROJECT, THE Absolutely Productions,Studio T Tim Heidecker (EP N/W), Dave Kneebone (EP N/W), Eric Wareheim (EP N/W) This new comedy series is set in a surreal version of Los Angeles. Series Pick Up
TBS
Comedy
LAST OG, THE Studio T,Tannenbaum Company, The,Principato-Young Entertainment John Carcieri (EP, W-Pilot), Jordan Peele (D-Pilot, EP, W-Pilot), Tracy Morgan (EP N/W), Eric Tannenbaum (EP N/W), Kim Tannenbaum (EP N/W), Joel Zadak (EP N/W) After being released on good behavior from a 15-year prison stint, Tracy is shocked to see just how much the world has changed in his absence. Series Pick Up
TBS
Comedy
MIRACLE WORKERS Broadway Video,Studio T Katy Jenson (EP N/W), Lorne Michaels (EP N/W), Daniel Radcliffe (EP N/W), Andrew Singer (EP N/W), Owen Wilson (EP N/W), Richard Wilson (EP N/W) A heaven-set workplace comedy based on Rich Wilson's book WHAT IN GOD'S NAME. Series Pick Up
TBS
Comedy
WORLD'S END TBS,Electus,Studio T Jonathan Ames (EP, W-Pilot), Sean Canino (EP N/W), Stephanie Davis (EP N/W), Ben Silverman (EP N/W), Alan Poul (D-Pilot) This single cam comedy pilot follows Henry Mueller, a charismatic high school English teacher who has a breakdown and is committed to a mental institution. Terminated Pilot
TNT
Drama
ONE DAY SHE'LL DARKEN Studio T Sam Sheridan (EP, W-Pilot), Patty Jenkins (D-Pilot, EP N/W), Chris Pine (EP N/W), Michael Sugar (EP N/W) Inspired by her autobiography, ONE DAY SHE'LL DARKEN tells the incredible story of Fauna Hodel who was given away by her teenage birth mother to a black restroom attendant in a Nevada casino in 1949. Series Pick Up
TNT
Drama
TALES FROM THE CRYPT TNT Originals,Endgame Entertainment,Blinding Edge Pictures,Aloris Entertainment Dan McKinnon (EP N/W), Ashwin Rajan (EP N/W), John Santilli (EP N/W), M. Night Shyamalan (D-Pilot, EP N/W), James D. Stern (EP N/W) A drama horror series based on the original EC Comics. Terminated Series
TNT
Drama
DEADLIER THAN THE MALE TNT Originals,Studio T,Made Up Stories Harriet Warner (EP, W-Pilot), Casey Haver (EP N/W), Bruna Papandrea (EP N/W), Houda Benyamina (D-Pilot, EP N/W) Deadlier Than the Male centers on a trio of characters, each with a mysterious and troubling past, including a young woman who once looked into the eyes of a dangerous killer, a former serial predator desperate to find redemption and a grieving mother obsessed with finding her missing daughter. Pilot Pick Up
TNT
Drama
HIGHLAND Tomorrow Studios,Studio T Margaret Cho (EP, W-Pilot), Elizabeth Sarnoff (EP, Show Runner, W-Pilot), Marty Adelstein (EP N/W), Becky Clements (EP N/W), Courtney Mock (EP N/W), Nisha Ganatra (D-Pilot) HIGHLAND chronicles what happens when two extended, dysfunctional Korean-America families who share the same patriarch must come together after tragedy strikes. Pilot Pick Up
TNT
Drama
HINGES John Wells Productions,TNT Originals,Warner Horizon Television Janine Sherman Barrois (EP, W-Pilot), Anthony Hemingway (D-Pilot, EP N/W), Mark Taylor (EP N/W), John Wells (EP N/W) A drama series that provocatively and humorously dissects middle-class suburbia, Hinges follows two sets of neighbors whose lives are dramatically changed in the wake of a scandal that rocks the community. Pilot Pick Up
TNT
Drama
SNOWPIERCER ITV Studios,CJ Entertainment,Tomorrow Studios,Unity Pictures,Studio T Josh Friedman (EP, Show Runner, W-Pilot), Marty Adelstein (EP N/W), Joon Ho Bong (EP N/W), Park Chan-wook (EP N/W), Dooho Choi (EP N/W), Becky Clements (EP N/W), Scott Derrickson (EP N/W, SD), Lee Tae-hun (EP N/W) Based on the award-winning film by Bong Joon Ho, this futuristic thriller drama is set seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, and the remnants of humanity inhabit a gigantic, perpetually moving train that circles the globe. Pilot Pick Up
TNT
Drama
DEEP MAD DARK, THE Warner Horizon Television,Fabrik Entertainment,John Wells Productions,Studio T Megan Martin (EP, W-Pilot), Henrik Bastin (EP N/W), Mikkel Bondesen (EP N/W), Kristen Campo (EP N/W), John Wells (EP N/W), Niels Arden Oplev (D-Pilot) This new drama pilot is a propulsive, layered mystery-thriller about an intoxicating friendship and how it leads to a brutal act of violence that drives two women in radically different ways. Terminated Pilot
truTV
Comedy
BOBCAT GOLDTHWAIT'S MISFITS & MONSTERS Left/Right, Inc. Bobcat Goldthwait (Creator, D-Pilot, EP), Ken Druckerman (EP N/W), Banks Tarver (EP N/W), Olivia Wingate (EP N/W) This anthology comedy series will bring television viewers twisted morality tales from the darkly witty mind of creator and four-time Sundance Award-winning writer and director Bobcat Goldthwait. Series Pick Up
truTV
Comedy
AUSTIN, MOLLY AND MARTINEZ, SHAMIKAH PROJECT Mad Pictures Molly Austin (EP), Shamikah Martinez (EP), Adam Donald (EP N/W) Molly Austin and Shamikah Martinez – also known as Austin Martinez – star in this scripted comedy pilot in which episodes spark from relatable conflicts and milestones of being an official adult – things like being the one in charge of an actual emergency, babysitting your friend's kid, and getting your first grown ass woman couch. Pilot Pick Up
truTV
Comedy
TREYGER, LIZA PROJECT Avalon Television Prescott Tolk (EP, W-Pilot), Liza Treyger (EP, W-Pilot), Richard Allen-Turner (EP N/W), David Martin (EP N/W), Samantha Saifer (EP N/W), Jon Thoday (EP N/W) Utilizing Treyger's strong point of view, this character-driven single camera comedy revolves around Liza and her dysfunctional friends who together form their own (somewhat) functional 'framily'. Pilot Pick Up
truTV
Comedy
SEGURA, TOM PROJECT truTV Josh Lieberman (EP N/W), Oliver Obst (EP N/W), Tom Segura (EP N/W) A medical comedy starring Tom Segura. Terminated Pilot
truTV
Comedy
SHADY NEIGHBORS 3 Arts Entertainment,Thank You, Brain! Productions Dean Lorey (EP, W-Pilot), Tracey Baird (EP N/W), Jonathan Berry (EP N/W), Tom Lassally (EP N/W), Krysia Plonka (EP N/W), Peter Lauer (D-Pilot) Shady Neighbors follows Tom and Wendy, a seemingly happy suburban couple who have let financial pressures drive them to the brink of divorce. Terminated Pilot
USA Network
Drama
AMERICAN RUST Universal Cable Productions,Platform One Media,Michael De Luca Productions Brian McGreevy & Lee Shipman (EP, W-Pilot), Courtney Conte (EP N/W), Michael De Luca (EP N/W), Elisa Ellis (EP N/W), David Gordon Green (D-Pilot, EP N/W), Quan Phung (EP N/W) A dramatic series based on the novel of the same name which tells the story of a small Pennsylvania rust belt town, and the rise and fall of a crime-riddled community as seen through the eyes of a sheriff with a history of violence. Series Pick Up
USA Network
Drama
OLIVE FOREVER Universal Cable Productions,Jurassic Party,AwesomenessTV Brian Duffield (EP, W-Pilot), Brett Bouttier (EP N/W), Nicki Cortese (EP N/W), Matt Kaplan (EP N/W), Brian Robbins (EP N/W), Matt Shakman (D-Pilot, EP N/W) OLIVE FOREVER follows the exploits of Olive (forever!), a mysterious high school student with an affection for cat burglary-type shenanigans, mostly because she is a cat burglar. Pilot Pick Up
USA Network
Drama
RUN FOR YOUR LIFE Blumhouse Television,Universal Television Chris Cullari & Jennifer Raite (Co EP, W-Pilot), Jason Blum (EP N/W), Jeremy Gold (EP N/W), Lee Metzger (EP N/W), Jessica Rhoades (EP N/W), Patricia Riggen (D-Pilot, EP N/W), Marci Wiseman (EP N/W) RUN FOR YOUR LIFE is a supernatural thriller centered on the last night of Dia de Los Muertos (otherwise known as the Day of the Dead), when a grieving detective is thrust into a deadly game to bring someone back from the dead. Pilot Pick Up
USA Network
Drama
SUITS SPINOFF Universal Cable Productions,Hypnotic Daniel Arkin (EP, W-Pilot), Aaron Korsh (EP, W-Pilot), David Bartis (EP N/W), Gene Klein (EP N/W), Doug Liman (EP N/W), Anton Cropper (D-Pilot) A potential spinoff of SUITS that would center around powerhouse lawyer Jessica Pearson. Pilot Pick Up
USA Network
Drama
TAP, THE Universal Cable Productions,Reiner/Greisman,Company, The Andrew Lenchewski (EP, W-Pilot), Charlie Ebersol (EP N/W), Alan Greisman (EP N/W), Rob Reiner (EP N/W), Simon Cellan Jones (D-Pilot) A one hour drama that takes place at Yale University circa 1969, during the height of America's cultural and political revolution -- a time when the campus is being upended by antiwar protests, race riots and the arrival of its first female students. Terminated Pilot
WGN America
Drama
SCALPED Warner Horizon Television,DC Entertainment Doug Jung (EP, W-Pilot), Geoff Johns (EP N/W), Bilall Fallah & Adil El Arbi (D-Pilot) Blood runs thicker than water…and drowns you faster too…“Scalped,” based on the DC Comics graphic novel series written by Jason Aaron and illustrated by R. Terminated Pilot

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