TV Pilots/Development Scorecard

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
ABC
Drama
MEMBERS ONLY CBS Television Studios,ABC Studios,Timberman/Beverly Productions Susannah Grant (Creator, EP, W-Pilot), Sarah Timberman & Carl Beverly (EP N/W), R.J. Cutler (D-Pilot) An upstairs/downstairs soap set at a private country club. Terminated Series
ABC
Comedy
46 PERCENTERS, THE Warner Bros. Television Sherry Bilsing & Ellen Kreamer (EP, W-Pilot) A multi-camera anti-romantic, romantic comedy about the 46-percent of the population who choose to stay married, told through the POV of three couples. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
BRAINY BUNCH, THE 20th Century Fox Television,Imagine Television Wendy Molyneux & Lizzie Molyneux (EP, W-Pilot), Francie Calfo (EP N/W), Brian Grazer (EP N/W), Jamie Travis (D-Pilot) Through a combination of genetics and dynamic home schooling, Kip and Mona Lisa Mitchell find themselves raising extraordinarily intelligent kids. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
CHEV & BEV ABC Studios,Kapital Entertainment Brad Copeland (EP, W-Pilot), Aaron Kaplan (EP N/W), Ben Taylor (D-Pilot) A single camera comedy starring Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo as two baby boomers who are fun, relevant and living a selfish retirement when their world is turned upside down and they are suddenly left to raise their grandchildren. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
DELORES & JERMAINE ABC Studios,3 Arts Entertainment Danny Chun (EP, W-Pilot), Avi Gilbert (EP N/W), Michael Rotenberg (EP N/W) A multi-camera comedy based on the life of comedian Jermaine Fowler. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
DR. KEN Sony Pictures Television,ABC Studios,Davis Entertainment Mike Sikowitz (EP), Jared Stern (EP, W-Pilot), John Davis (EP N/W), John Fox (EP N/W), Scott Ellis (D-Pilot) A multi-camera comedy series starring Ken Jeong as a frustrated HMO doctor juggling medicine, marriage and parenting, and succeeding at none of them. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
FAMILY FORTUNE Universal Television,3 Arts Entertainment Matt Hubbard (EP, W-Pilot), Robert Carlock (EP N/W), Tina Fey (EP N/W), David Miner (EP N/W) A multi-camera comedy about a gym teacher in Georgia who comes out to her family and friends, just as her divorced parents begin to rekindle their relationship. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
FAMILY OF THE YEAR ABC Studios,Hypomania Content,di Bonaventura Pictures Television Casey Johnson & David Windsor (EP, W-Pilot), Todd Holland (D-Pilot) A single camera comedy based on the life of boundary-pushing columnist Dan Savage, a picture perfect family is turned upside down when the youngest son comes out of the closet. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
JOHNNY KNOXVILLE PROJECT ABC Studios,Hello Junior,3 Arts Entertainment Victor Fresco (EP, W-Pilot), Johnny Knoxville (EP N/W), Michael Rotenberg (EP N/W), Michael Fresco (D-Pilot) A single camera family comedy narrated by Johnny Knoxville and based on his life, this family comedy follows the exploits of 12-year-old Johnny navigating the “outlaw culture” of his family and small hometown of Knoxville, TN. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
JUDAH MILLER PROJECT 20th Century Fox Television,3 Arts Entertainment Judah Miller (EP, W-Pilot), Jonathan Berry (EP N/W), Tom Lassally (EP N/W), Alex Hardcastle (D-Pilot) A single camera comedy about when a Tony award winning mother and a risk averse, cerebral father are blessed with a son who is a natural born competitive athlete, they are forced outside their parental comfort zones and into the high octane world of youth sports. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
KING OF 7B, THE ABC Studios,Rhode Island Ave. Productions Howard Franklin (EP, W-Pilot), Ben Karlin (EP, Show Runner), Dan Fogelman (EP N/W), David Frankel (D-Pilot) A single camera ensemble comedy about an agoraphobic recluse who ventures outside for the first time in 20 years when he spies what could be his soul mate moving into the building across the street, Prentiss Porter will embark on an incredible journey of discovery right outside his front door. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
NBA PROJECT ABC Studios,Kapital Entertainment,Rhode Island Ave. Productions,Mandalay Sports Media Casey Johnson & David Windsor (EP, W-Pilot), Dan Fogelman (EP N/W), Peter Gruber (EP N/W), Aaron Kaplan (EP N/W), Michael Tollin (EP N/W) A single camera buddy comedy set in the world of the NBA about a rookie who doesn't speak English and a translator who doesn't speak basketball. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
UNCLE BUCK Universal Television,ABC Studios,Will Packer Productions Steven Cragg & Brian Bradley (EP, W-Pilot), William Packer (EP N/W) A single camera comedy based on the classic John Hughes movie starring John Candy about a childish man who winds up taking care of his brother’s children. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
ADVERSARIES, THE ABC Studios David Zabel (EP, W-Pilot), Stephen Cragg (D-Pilot) When the patriarch of a New York legal dynasty becomes embroiled in a trial of his own, his federal prosecutor daughter must decide which side she will fight on. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
ADVOCATE, THE Warner Bros. Television,Vendetta Sheldon Turner (EP, W-Pilot), Jennifer Klein (EP N/W), Michael M. Robin (D-Pilot) Tough, resourceful and at the top of her game, a type-A business woman has a medical scare, only to be dangerously misdiagnosed, and experiences firsthand the hazards of our healthcare system. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
BOOM ABC Studios,Flame Ventures, LLC Josh Pate (EP, W-Pilot), Tony Krantz (EP N/W) The biggest oil discovery in American history (bigger than Texas and as big as Saudi Arabia) has triggered a geopolitical shift and an economic boom in North Dakota on a scale not seen since the American 1849 Gold Rush. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
BROAD SQUAD ABC Studios,Fake Empire,Kapital Entertainment Leonard Goldstein (EP N/W), Aaron Kaplan (EP N/W), Stephanie Savage (EP N/W), Josh Schwartz (EP N/W), Coky Giedroyc (D-Pilot) Inspired by true stories, THE BROAD SQUAD follows the first four women to graduate from Boston’s Police Academy in 1978. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
CATCH, THE ABC Studios,ShondaLand,Canny Lads Productions Jennifer Svidler Schuur (EP, W-Pilot), Betsy Beers (EP N/W), Shonda Rhimes (EP N/W), Julie Anne Robinson (D-Pilot, EP N/W) A thriller about a woman about to get married and about to get conned. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
FLESH AND BLOOD ABC Studios,Mandeville Films Jenna Bans (EP, W-Pilot), David Hoberman (EP N/W), Todd Lieberman (EP N/W), Laurie Zaks (EP N/W), Paul McGuigan (D-Pilot) A dramatic series that follows the return of a politician's young son who was presumed dead after disappearing over a decade earlier, sending shockwaves throughout their tight knit community. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
KINGMAKERS ABC Studios Dan Dworkin & Jay Beattie (EP, Show Runner), Sallie Patrick (EP, W-Pilot) A drama that centers on a young man whose sister is found dead during her freshman year at an elite Ivy League university. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
L.A. CRIME ABC Studios,Mandeville Films Steven Baigelman (EP, W-Pilot), David Hoberman (EP N/W), Todd Lieberman (EP N/W), Laurie Zaks (EP N/W), Tom Shankland (D-Pilot) A character-driven, “true-crime” procedural that explores sex, politics and popular culture across various noteworthy eras in L. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
MIX Warner Bros. Television,Le Train Train Productions Jennifer Cecil (EP, W-Pilot), Rashida Jones (EP N/W), Will McCormack (EP N/W), Daniel Barnz (D-Pilot) A dramedy that explores the realities of modern-day families — multi-cultural and multi-generational, built through divorces, affairs and adoptions — set against the backdrop of a revered family restaurant at a crossroads. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
OF KINGS AND PROPHETS ABC Studios,BoomGen Studios Adam Cooper & Bill Collage (EP, W-Pilot), Reza Aslan (EP N/W), Jason Reed (EP N/W), Mahyad Tousi (EP N/W) An epic Biblical saga of faith, ambition and betrayal as told through the eyes of a battle-weary king, a powerful and resentful prophet and a resourceful young shepherd on a collision course with destiny. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
QUANTICO ABC Studios,Mark Gordon Company, The Josh Safran (EP, W-Pilot), Mark Gordon (EP N/W), Nicholas Pepper (EP N/W), Marc Munden (D-Pilot) A drama that centers on a group of young FBI recruits, all with specific reasons for joining, who battle their way through training at the Quantico base in Virginia. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
RUNNER 20th Century Fox Television,Sander/Moses Productions Michael Cooney (EP, W-Pilot), Jon Cowan (EP, Show Runner), Peter Horton (EP N/W), Ian Sander & Kim Moses (EP N/W), Michael Offer (D-Pilot) A drama series based on the Turkish series, Son. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
IRREVERSIBLE Sony Pictures Television,Fedora Entertainment,Reshet Segahl Avin (D-Pilot, EP, W-Pilot), Peter Tolan (EP N/W), Michael Wimer (EP N/W) A single camera comedy based on the Israeli series Bilti Hafich. Terminated Pilot
ABC
Drama
CLEMENTINE ABC Studios,Mark Gordon Company, The Dean Georgaris (EP, W-Pilot), Mark Gordon (EP N/W), Nicholas Pepper (EP N/W), Ilene Staple (EP N/W), Michael Dinner (D-Pilot) A drama that centers on a profoundly troubled 28 year-old psychic who sees her life begin to change in unexpected ways when she decides to stop running from her past. Terminated Pilot
CBS
Comedy
ANGEL FROM HELL CBS Television Studios Tad Quill (EP, W-Pilot) A comedy that centers on an unlikely pair. Pilot Pick Up
CBS
Comedy
DAN O'SHANNON PROJECT CBS Television Studios,Tannenbaum Company, The Dan O'Shannon (EP, W-Pilot), Clark Peterson & Dennis R. Erdman (EP N/W), Eric Tannenbaum & Kim Tannenbaum (EP N/W), Pamela Fryman (D-Pilot) A single-camera comedy that revolves around a group of friends and family at three different times in their lives. Pilot Pick Up
CBS
Comedy
HALF OF IT, THE CBS Television Studios Mike Gibbons (EP, W-Pilot), James Burrows (D-Pilot) A multi-camera comedy about a newly divorced dad who revels in the fact that he now gets to keep half his stuff, which is more than he ever had when he was married. Pilot Pick Up
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  1. 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.

  2. 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?

  3. 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!

  4. Jeni Miller says:

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

  5. 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.

  6. 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?

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. Conner says:

    Will there be more networks added as the season continues?

  10. 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?

  11. mitchell says:

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

  12. 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.

  13. 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.

  14. jacq forens says:

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

  15. 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.

  16. Spaniard says:

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

  17. Robert says:

    What? Family Guide got picked up by NBC!

  18. maría says:

    Brilliant

  19. NardoE says:

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

  20. pcpurecommunity1234 says:

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

  21. EK says:

    Great program. Beats sibling effort by far!

  22. jim davis says:

    this is fantastic!