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
Comedy
BALDWIN, ALEC AND GRAMMER, KELSEY PROJECT 20th Television Vali Chandrasekaran (EP, W-Pilot), Christopher Lloyd (EP, W-Pilot), Alec Baldwin (EP), Kelsey Grammer (EP), Matthew DelPiano (EP N/W), Adam Griffin (EP N/W), Jeffrey Morton (EP N/W), Tom Russo (EP N/W), Jason Schrift (EP N/W) Roommates in their twenties until their warring egos drove them apart, three men reunite decades later for one more run at the lives they’ve always wanted. Series Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
HOME ECONOMICS ABC Signature,Lionsgate Television,The Tannenbaum Company Michael Colton & John Aboud (EP, W-Pilot), Topher Grace (EP N/W), Eric Tannenbaum (EP N/W), Kim Tannenbaum (EP N/W), Peter Atencio (D-Pilot) HOME ECONOMICS is a single-camera comedy that takes a look at the heartwarming, yet super uncomfortable and sometimes frustrating relationship between three adult siblings: one in the 1 percent, one middle-class, and one barely holding on. Series Pick Up
ABC
Drama
WOMEN OF THE MOVEMENT Kapital Entertainment,Mazo Partners,Serendipity Film Group,Roc Nation,The Middleton Media Group,Westbrook Studios Jay Z (EP N/W), Jay Brown (EP N/W), David Clark (EP N/W), Alex Foster (EP N/W), Rosanna Grace (EP N/W), Dana Honor (EP N/W), Aaron Kaplan (EP N/W), James Lassiter (EP N/W), Michael Lohmann (EP N/W), John Powers Middleton (EP N/W), Will Smith (EP N/W), Tyran 'Ty Ty' Smith (EP N/W), Gina Prince-Bythewood (D-Pilot, EP) The series focuses on Mamie Till Mobley, who devoted her life to seeking justice for her son Emmett Till following his brutal murder in the Jim Crow South. Series Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
ADOPTED ABC Signature,Kimmelot Daril Fannin (EP, W-Pilot), Jimmy Kimmel (EP, W-Pilot), Shawn Vance (EP, W-Pilot), Scott Lonker (EP N/W), Marc Buckland (D-Pilot) When a Green Beret returns home to Texas from military service, he and his family struggle with the challenges of adopting his new brother, a 12-year-old Russian boy. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
BUCKTOWN ABC Signature,Sara + Tom Emily R. Wilson (EP, W-Pilot), Sara Gilbert (EP N/W), Marc Provissiero (EP N/W), Mandy Summers (EP N/W), Tom Werner (EP N/W) In this multi-camera comedy, after being dumped by her boyfriend and kicked out of her apartment on the eve of a big promotion, Amy finds refuge at her mom’s house in the blue-collar neighborhood where she grew up. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
HARRITY ELEMENTARY 20th Television,Warner Bros. Television,Delicious Non-Sequitur Productions Justin Halpern & Patrick Schumacker (EP) HARRITY ELEMENTARY is a single camera workplace comedy about a group of teachers brought together in one of the worst public schools in the country, simply because they love teaching. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
HICKS, REGINA PROJECT ABC Signature,JuVee Productions,Wilmore Films Regina Y. Hicks (EP, W-Pilot), Larry Wilmore (EP), Viola Davis (EP N/W), Julius Tennon (EP N/W) In this multi-camera comedy, three former sorority sisters who lost touch after college reunite during a pivotal point in their lives. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
MAGGIE 20th Television Justin Adler (EP, W-Pilot), Maggie Mull (EP, W-Pilot), Evan Hayes (EP N/W) In this single camera comedy, a young woman tries to cope with life while coming to terms with her abilities as a psychic. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
THE WONDER YEARS 20th Television,Lee Daniels Entertainment Saladin Patterson (EP, W-Pilot), Lee Daniels (EP N/W), Marc Velez (EP N/W), Fred Savage (D-Pilot, EP) This single camera comedy tells the story of how a black middle-class family in Montgomery, Alabama in the turbulent late 1960s, the same era as the original series, made sure it was The Wonder Years for them too. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
WORK WIFE ABC Signature,Ryan Seacrest Productions,Milojo Productions David Windsor & Casey Johnson (EP, W-Pilot), Albert Bianchini (EP N/W), Mark Consuelos (EP N/W), Kelly Ripa (EP N/W), Ryan Seacrest (EP N/W), Andrea Shay (EP N/W), Nina Wass (EP N/W), Todd Holland (D-Pilot, EP N/W) In this single camera comedy inspired by the real-life partnerships of producers Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest and writers Casey Johnson and David Windsor, WORK WIFE tells the story of a platonic male/female team whose professional success, personal friendship and ability to share deodorant makes their lives work. Terminated Pilot
ABC
Drama
ACTS OF CRIME ABC Signature,Universal Content Productions,Esmail Corp. Sam Esmail (D-Pilot, EP, W-Pilot), Chad Hamilton (EP N/W) ACTS OF CRIME is a unique spin on the crime procedural. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
EPIC ABC Signature,Kitsis/Horowitz Brigitte Hales (EP, W-Pilot), Adam Horowitz & Edward Kitsis (EP N/W) From the creators of “Once Upon A Time” comes a romantic anthology series that reinvents fairy tales for a new audience. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
NATIONAL PARKS 20th Television,A+E Studios,Anthony Hemingway Productions Jon S. Baird (EP, W-Pilot), Kevin Costner (EP, W-Pilot), Aaron Helbing (EP, Show Runner, W-Pilot), Ivan Cohen (EP N/W), Ken Halsband (EP N/W), Tana Jamieson (EP N/W), Barry Jossen (EP N/W), Rod Lake (EP N/W), Anthony Hemingway (D-Pilot, EP N/W) While the national parks are known for their sweeping, beautiful landscapes, there is also a darker, more sinister side to these parks that attract a vast array of criminal activity. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
PROMISED LAND ABC Signature Matt Lopez (EP, W-Pilot), Adam Kolbrenner (EP N/W) An epic, generation-spanning drama about two Latinx families vying for wealth and power in California’s Sonoma Valley. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
QUEENS ABC Signature,Windpower Entertainment Zahir McGhee (EP, W-Pilot), Sabrina Wind (EP N/W) Estranged and out-of-touch, four women in their 40s reunite for a chance to recapture their fame and regain the swagger they had as the Nasty Bitches – their ’90s group that made them legends in the hip-hop world. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Drama
TRIAGE 20th Television,Erica Messer Productions,OutEast Entertainment Caitlin Foito (EP N/W), Courtney Hazlett (EP N/W), Steven Marrs (EP N/W), Jon Chu (D-Pilot, EP N/W) A character-driven medical drama that follows a pioneering surgeon, Finley Briar, over three distinct decades at the same hospital. Pilot Pick Up
ABC
Comedy
ABC WORKPLACE COMEDY CBS Studios,20th Television Shana Goldberg-Meehan (EP, W-Pilot), Christine Gernon (D-Pilot) In this multi-camera comedy, a diva boss with no patience for working parents adopts a baby and has a change of heart, casting her mother-of-three assistant as an unlikely mentor and upending the office dynamics. Terminated Pilot
ABC
Drama
HARLEM'S KITCHEN ABC Signature,Mandeville Films Zahir McGhee (EP, Show Runner, W-Pilot), David Hoberman (EP N/W), Todd Lieberman (EP N/W), Marcus Samuelsson (EP N/W), Laurie Zaks (EP N/W), Stephen Williams (D-Pilot) An ensemble family drama set in a fine dining restaurant in Harlem. Terminated Pilot
CBS
Comedy
GHOSTS Lionsgate Television,CBS Studios,BBC Studios Los Angeles,Monumental Pictures Joe Port & Joe Wiseman (EP, W-Pilot), Mathew Baynton (EP), Simon Farnaby (EP), Martha Howe-Douglas (EP), Jim Howick (EP), Laurence Rickard (EP), Ben Willbond (EP), Alison Carpenter (EP N/W), Debra Hayward (EP N/W), Alison Owen (EP N/W), Angie Stephenson (EP N/W) In this single camera comedy, a struggling young couple’s dreams come true when they inherit a beautiful country house, only to find it’s both falling apart and inhabited by many of the deceased previous residents. Pilot Pick Up
CBS
Comedy
JURY DUTY CBS Studios,Big Talk Productions Stephanie Furman Darrow (EP, W-Pilot), Dana Klein (EP, W-Pilot), James Acaster (EP N/W), Kenton Allen (EP N/W), Matthew Justice (EP N/W), Christine Gernon (D-Pilot) In this hybrid comedy, a group of jurors are sequestered together until they all agree on a verdict…and they can’t even agree on lunch. Pilot Pick Up
CBS
Comedy
THE THREE OF US CBS Studios,Fulwell 73 Frank Pines (EP, W-Pilot), James Corden (EP N/W), Jeff Grosvenor (EP N/W), Ben Winston (EP N/W), Mark Cendrowski (D-Pilot) In this multi-camera comedy, adult siblings who are children of divorce must circle the wagons when their sister’s husband unexpectedly announces he wants to call it quits on their marriage. Pilot Pick Up
CBS
Comedy
WELCOME TO GEORGIA CBS Studios,Kapital Entertainment,TrillTV John Francis Daley (EP, W-Pilot), Jonathan Goldstein (EP, W-Pilot), Corinne Kingsbury (EP, W-Pilot), Dana Honor (EP N/W), Aaron Kaplan (EP N/W), Wendi Trilling (EP N/W), Pamela Fryman (D-Pilot, EP N/W) In this multi-camera comedy, when Penelope’s career takes off at exactly the same time as her husband’s, they call on Penelope’s young single mom, Georgia, to help raise their son, but what they find is Georgia needs more raising than their kid. Pilot Pick Up
CBS
Comedy
WILDE THINGS Universal Television Max Mutchnick & David Kohan (EP, W-Pilot), James Burrows (D-Pilot) Frankie Wilde (Bowen) is a very successful and fiercely independent crisis manager whose world is turned upside down when she decides to let someone into her life for the first time — Quinn (Donenfeld), an 11-year-old girl whom she adopts and raises with the occasional help of her fragile, nervous wreck of a sister, Mary (Koenig). Pilot Pick Up
CBS
Drama
GOOD SAM CBS Studios,Sutton Street Productions Katie Wech (EP, W-Pilot), Jennie Snyder Urman (EP), Joanna Klein (EP N/W), Tamra Davis (D-Pilot) A talented yet stifled surgeon embraces her leadership role after her renowned and pompous boss falls into a coma. Pilot Pick Up
CBS
Drama
TRUE LIES 20th Television,Flying Glass of Milk Productions,Wonderland Sound & Vision,Lightstorm Entertainment Matt Nix (EP, W-Pilot), James Cameron (EP N/W), Rae Sanchini (EP N/W), Mary Viola (EP N/W), McG (D-Pilot, EP N/W) Shocked to discover that her bland and unremarkable computer consultant husband is a skilled international spy, an unfulfilled suburban housewife is propelled into a life of danger and adventure when she’s recruited to work alongside him to save the world as they try to revitalize their passionless marriage. Pilot Pick Up
CBS
Drama
WAYS AND MEANS CBS Studios,3 Arts Entertainment,PatMa Productions Mike Murphy (EP, W-Pilot), Ed Redlich (EP, W-Pilot), Patrick Dempsey (EP N/W), Denise Di Novi (EP N/W), Tom Lassally (EP N/W), Nina Tassler (EP N/W), Phil Abraham (D-Pilot, EP N/W) A powerful Congressional leader who has lost faith in politics finds himself working secretly with an idealistic young Congresswoman from the opposing party to subvert the hopelessly gridlocked system he helped create; together, they’ll attempt to save American politics. Pilot Pick Up
CBS
Drama
OUT THE DOOR CBS Studios,Jerry Bruckheimer Television Evan Katz (EP, W-Pilot), Jerry Bruckheimer (EP N/W), Jonathan Littman (EP N/W), KristieAnne Reed (EP N/W) Upon learning that his impending retirement is being pushed off by several years, an LAPD detective who just wants his pension so he can go off and live the good life decides to do everything in his power to get fired, but his bad behavior only leads to surprising success at solving cases. Terminated Pilot
FOX
Animation
HARMON, DAN PROJECT FOX Entertainment,Bento Box Entertainment Set in mythical ancient Greece, the series centers on a flawed family of humans, gods and monsters that tries to run one of the world’s first cities without killing each other. Series Pick Up
FOX
Comedy
THIS COUNTRY Lionsgate Television,BBC Studios Los Angeles,FOX Entertainment,Perkins Street Productions,Feigco Entertainment Jenny Bicks (EP, W-Pilot), Charlie Cooper (EP N/W), Daisy May Cooper (EP N/W), Dan McDermott (EP N/W), Angie Stephenson (EP N/W), Paul Feig (D-Pilot, EP) In the half-hour series, a documentary crew goes to a small town to study young adults and their current concerns. Series Pick Up
FOX
Drama
FANTASY ISLAND FOX Entertainment,Sony Pictures Television,Gemstone Studios Elizabeth Craft & Sarah Fain (EP, W-Pilot) FANTASY ISLAND is a modern semi-anthology series that delves into the “what if” questions, both big and small, that keep us awake at night. Series Pick Up