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
Comedy Central
Comedy
CRAZY HOUSE Comedy Central Productions Jeff Tomsic (D-Pilot) A single camera comedy that centers around two friends who, after accidentally sending their boss into a coma via an office prank, successfully plead insanity and are sentenced to an asylum. Terminated Pilot
Comedy Central
Comedy
DUTY Sony Pictures Television,FanFare Productions,Shark Vs. Bear David Caspe (EP), Jamie Tarses (EP N/W) A single camera comedy that centers around “Kyle” (played by Mike O’Gorman), a former football star who loses everything and is forced to start anew by moving back to his hometown and taking a job on the local police force opposite his childhood best friend “Lonnie” (played by Gil Ozeri). Terminated Pilot
DirecTV
Comedy
THINGS YOU SHOULDN'T SAY PAST MIDNIGHT Momentum TV,DirecTV Peter Ackerman (Creator, EP, W-Pilot), Nick Hamm (EP), Sabrina Eisenstadt (EP N/W), Tatiana Olsak (EP N/W) A comedy series based on Peter Ackerman's critically-acclaimed play of the same name. Series Pick Up
DirecTV
Drama
ICE Alcon Television Ron Bass (EP, W-Pilot), Vince Gerardis (EP, W-Pilot), Kristi Felton (EP N/W), Sharon Hall (EP N/W), Patty Ishimoto (EP N/W), Broderick Johnson (EP N/W), Andrew Kosove (EP N/W), Chris Long (EP N/W), Bart Peters (EP N/W), Antoine Fuqua (D-Pilot) Ice, named after the slag word for diamonds, is a large canvass character drama set in the treacherous and colorful world of diamond traders in downtown Los Angeles. Series Pick Up
Discovery Family Channel
Animation
TRANSFORMERS Hasbro Studios Jeff Kline (EP) An animated series from the TRANSFORMERS franchise, taking place years after the battle between Autobots and Decepticons in TRANSFORMERS PRIME. Rolled Series
Disney Channel
Animation
TANGLED Disney Television Animation Chris Sonnenburg (EP, W-Pilot) Based on Walt Disney Animation Studios' acclaimed feature film, Tangled. Series Pick Up
Disney Channel
Comedy
BUNKED It's A Laugh Prods. Joey Manderino (SP, W-Pilot), Dan Staley (EP N/W) A multi-camera comedy that follows a tech-savvy teenage girl as she tries to adapt to life as a counselor at a sleep-away camp in Wisconsin. Pilot Pick Up
Disney Channel
Comedy
FAIREST OF THE MALL It's A Laugh Prods. Jed Elinoff & Scott Thomas (EP, W-Pilot), Shelley Jensen (D-Pilot) A multi-camera comedy series that finds a teenage girl having landed her dream job at the mall’s hottest clothing store only to lose it once she’s set-up by the resident queen bee. Pilot Pick Up
Disney Channel
Comedy
GROWING UP AND DOWN It's A Laugh Prods. Stephen Leff (EP, W-Pilot), Barry Wernick (EP, W-Pilot), Meg DeLoatch (EP N/W) A multi-camera family sitcom about adult parents who suddenly and inexplicably are transformed into teenagers again. Pilot Pick Up
Disney Channel
Comedy
PAIGE & FRANKIE Disney Channel Productions Marc Warren (EP N/W) A multi-camera comedy series that revolves around two 12 year-old up-and-coming musicians who write and perform comedic songs about their everyday lives. Pilot Pick Up
Disney Channel
Comedy
STUCK IN THE MIDDLE It's A Laugh Prods. Linda Figueiredo (EP, W-Pilot), Jonathan Judge (D-Pilot) A single camera comedy that centers on 12-year-old Harley (Ortega), 12-year-old Harley, who is the ultimate middle child, stuck in the middle of seven kids. Pilot Pick Up
Disney Junior
Animation
ELENA OF AVALOR Disney Television Animation Craig Gerber (EP N/W) A spin-off animation series of SOFIA THE FIRST. Rolled Series
Disney Junior
Animation
MICKEY AND THE ROADSTER RACERS Disney Television Animation Rob Laduca (EP N/W) A madcap car-racing adventure for preschoolers featuring Disney's #1 star, Mickey Mouse, and his pals Minnie, Pluto, Goofy, Daisy and Donald. Rolled Series
Disney XD
Animation
DUCKTALES Disney Television Animation The new series' adventures will once again take viewers along as Scrooge McDuck, his curious and mischief-making grandnephews – Huey, Dewey and Louie – and the optimistic yet temperamental Donald Duck embark on high-flying adventures worldwide. Series Pick Up
Disney XD
Animation
FUTURE-WORM! Disney Television Animation Ryan Quincy (EP, W-Pilot) An animated short-form series about a boy who creates a time machine lunch box and befriends a fearless worm from the future. Series Pick Up
Disney XD
Animation
MARVEL'S GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Marvel Studios Dan Buckley (EP N/W), Alan Fine (EP N/W), Jeph Loeb (EP N/W), Joe Quesada (EP N/W) An animated series based on the popular characters from Marvels Comics. Series Pick Up
Disney XD
Animation
MIKEY MURPHY'S LAW Disney Television Animation Jeff Marsh (EP, W-Pilot), Dan Povenmire (EP, W-Pilot) An animated series that tells the story introduces Mikey, the fictional great-great-great-great grandson of the Murphy's Law namesake. Series Pick Up
Disney XD
Animation
PICKLE & PEANUT Disney Television Animation Noah Z. Jones (Creator, EP), Joel Trussell (EP N/W) An animated show that uses some live action imagery for comedic effect. Series Pick Up
Disney XD
Animation
BILLY DILLEY'S SUPER DUPER SUBTERRANEAN SUMMER Disney Television Animation Aaron Springer (W-Pilot) An adventure animated series that begins at summer break when things take an unexpected turn. Pilot Pick Up
Disney XD
Animation
DOUGLAS FURS Disney Television Animation Jesse LeDoux (W-Pilot), Matt Olsen (W-Pilot) An animated series set deep in the woods, beyond human reach. Pilot Pick Up
Disney XD
Animation
VERY IMPORTANT HOUSE Disney Television Animation Jenny Goldberg (W-Pilot), Jhonen Vasquez (W-Pilot) An animated series about 11-year-old Frolie moves into the Very Important House and suddenly finds herself in the role of caretaker of the universe. Pilot Pick Up
Disney XD
Comedy
BOYS IN BLUE It's A Laugh Prods. A single camera comedy series about 13 year old Coop, a straight arrow, by-the-book cop with the Junior Varsity Police Department. Pilot Pick Up
Disney XD
Comedy
COMMANDO CRASH It's A Laugh Prods. Eric Friedman (EP, W-Pilot), Jim Armogida (EP N/W), Steve Armogida (EP N/W), Victor Gonzalez (D-Pilot) A live-action comedy that follows Crash (from CRASH & BERNSTEIN) after he has been sent away to Oak Shield Military Academy, a military school with a stark division between the Alphas, who aspire to learn the good ways of an Oak Shield soldier, and the Clunks, a group of out-casted cadets who are there to mend their propensity for trouble-making. Pilot Pick Up
Disney XD
Comedy
MTX! It's A Laugh Prods. Steve Marmel (EP, W-Pilot), Zach Lipovsky (D-Pilot) An adventure live-action single camera comedy that centers on Ryan (Potvin), who possesses the power of technopathy, or the ability to control technology with your mind, which he uses to defeat the monsters that an evil corporation sent to destroy his city. Pilot Pick Up
E!
Drama
ARRANGEMENT, THE Universal Cable Productions Jonathan Abrahams (EP, W-Pilot), Jimmy Fox (EP N/W), Eli Holzman (EP N/W), Stephen Lambert (EP N/W) “The Arrangement” is a Cinderella story for modern times, with a dramatic and complicated Hollywood twist. Pilot Pick Up
Epix
Comedy
GRAVES Lionsgate Television Joshua Michael Stern (D-Pilot, EP, W-Pilot), Greg Shapiro (EP N/W) A single camera comedy starring Oscar-nominated Nick Nolte as a former President of the United States. Series Pick Up
Epix
Drama
BERLIN STATION Paramount Television,Anonymous Content Olen Steinhauer (EP, W-Pilot), Michael R. Roskam (D-Pilot, EP N/W), Eric Roth (EP N/W) An espionage drama series that follows Daniel Meyer, a newly anointed case officer who has arrived at the CIA foreign station in Berlin, Germany. Series Pick Up
Esquire Network
Drama
SPOTLESS Esquire Network,Tandem Pictures Corrine Marrinan (W-Pilot), Ed McCardie (W-Pilot), Jonas Bauer (EP N/W), Rola Bauer (EP N/W), Suzanne Berger (EP N/W) A dark, drama series set in London. Rolled Series
FX
Comedy
BASKETS FX Productions,Pig Newton,3 Arts Entertainment,Brillstein Entertainment Partners Louis C.K. (EP, W-Pilot), Zach Galifianakis (EP, W-Pilot), Jonathan Krisel (D-Pilot, EP, Show Runner, W-Pilot), Dave Becky (EP N/W), Blair Breard (EP N/W), Marc Gurvitz (EP N/W), Andrea Pett-Joseph (EP N/W) A single camera comedy series about one man in Bakersfield, California dares to follow his dream of becoming a professional clown. Series Pick Up
FX
Drama
AMERICAN CRIME STORY: THE PEOPLE V. O.J. SIMPSON Fox 21 Television Studio‎s,FX Productions,Color Force,Ryan Murphy Television Scott Alexander & Larry Karaszewski (EP, W-Pilot), Dante Di Loreto (EP N/W), Brad Falchuk (EP N/W), Nina Jacobson & Brad Simpson (EP N/W), Ryan Murphy (D-Pilot, EP N/W) An anthology series that focuses on some of the biggest true crime stories ever. Series Pick Up
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  1. doglady22 says:

    Can not wait to see Game Of Silence. Tons of people are waiting for this. So excited. NBC better pick this one up. Great actors are in it and it sounds good.

  2. InCoconutGrove says:

    Did see one medical, Heart Matters at NBC. I guess they didn’t see Three Rivers. Transplant stories are all the same story. Heart transplant doctor equals one story told over and over and over. The pilot could be good but I suspect there is no where to go with this that is not repetitive.

  3. InCoconutGrove says:

    What happened to all that medical development? No shows at ABC or CBS that are medical. Where is the Malcolm Gladwell one at Fox? You don’t even list it as dead. was it written?

  4. Tabitha says:

    If you scroll up and where it says, “View Pilots By…” and if you select “All Networks,” it will refresh the list to include the other networks, including cable networks too. “SPI: The Case Of The Dark Shadow,” would make a great TV series too! Bring back “Happy Endings” too! I loved that show!

  5. Jeni Miller says:

    It would be great to see the other networks, too. ;)

  6. Tabitha says:

    I wish someone would make a film based on the YA book, “SPI: The Case Of The Dark Shadow.” Has Harry Potter-ish potential.

  7. Ed says:

    I certainly hope that the FX pilot “Hoke” gets picked up and further more, hope they do decide to film in Miami and not elsewhere. When will this decision be made?

  8. Danny says:

    Well I see Fox and NBC have made some moves. Not to interested in the shows NBC picked up today although I am happy to see Anna Friel back on TV. Red Band Society looks interesting and the show has lots of good buzz so I will give that one a look.

  9. neryvania says:

    Ei gostaria de saber se tera a continuaçao do arranjo adaptado por nicolas falacci.Aguardo resposta.

    • neryvania says:

      Gostaria de saber se tera a continuaçao da serie DO ARRANJO adaptaçao de Nicolas falacci.Aguardo resposta.

  10. Conner says:

    Will there be more networks added as the season continues?

  11. George says:

    It’s time a network focused attention onto the issue of human trafficking in America and THE LIFE is that series that shines a light on the issue. Intelligent, provocative, groundbreaking. Why isn’t THIS on TV?

  12. mitchell says:

    This show needs to be picked up.
    Check it out.

    • Here is another TV series worthy of attention, its called “tráfico” a character driven American crime drama about the dark and invisible side of human trafficking within the United States. Its the story of Ricardo Rodriguez, an abandoned son of a sex slave, who goes undercover to infiltrates a violent and furtive sex trafficking ring to find his mother and exact his revenge.

  13. Des Brown says:

    Hope AN AMERICAN EDUCATION makes it to series. The BBC original BAD EDUCATION was far and away the funniest thing on British TV in the past couple of years.

  14. Jax says:

    There is only one show on the entire pilot list for ABC that I am interested in and unfortunately it is the one that is least likely to get made. Strange Calls could be a good show but it doesn’t seem like a fit for ABC.

  15. jacq forens says:

    SAVE The DATE and How I met Your Dad look like comedy winners to me!! Yay CBS!

  16. Yirmin says:

    Now where do we have a place to book money on which of those end up never being seen by anyone outside of the studio that ordered them… I’m betting from some of those loglines that someone at ABC was on serious drugs… a few of those are such stinkers I can’t imagine someone isn’t going to be fired for wasting the time to respond to them let alone give any a green light to move forward.

  17. Spaniard says:

    Really looking forward to THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA. Go Debra Messing!

  18. Robert says:

    What? Family Guide got picked up by NBC!

  19. maría says:

    Brilliant

  20. NardoE says:

    Dracula??? Why not Blackula!
    That’s right I said it ! … ”
    Blackula the musical” … On roller skates

  21. pcpurecommunity1234 says:

    Disney needs to order a series for Girl Meets World. They’re taking a while :(

  22. EK says:

    Great program. Beats sibling effort by far!

  23. jim davis says:

    this is fantastic!