That said, this does not mean that projects such as The Lost Boys, Maverick, Wonder Girl, and more are done- with the network keeping their options available on a number of projects (including previously-announced backdoor pilots stemming from Black Lightning, Nancy Drew, and All American). Naomi is coming to The CW (Image: DC Comics) "Naomi": Ava DuVernay and[...]
Networks have their ups and downs, but CBS has recently had many more lows on their lineup and it's depressing to watch in so many ways.
If you know anything about typical network TV, you know that each season, there are always pilots that get ordered, made, and generate hype…but the studio passes on the series and the other studios pass on the series, and the show fades into obscurity Not if I can help it! Enter Eden: here to save the[...]
ABC has passed on drama pilot New York Undercover, a contemporary sequel-spinoff from creator Dick Wolf, Ben Watkins and director Anthony Hemingway.
While the largest wave of television pilot pick-ups known as "May Upfonts" really gets into full swing starting the week of May 13th, NBC is getting a head start on the whole "greenlighting pilots to series" thing with pick-ups for Memphis legal drama Bluff City Law, from The Brave creator Dean Georgaris and producer David[...]
Fox has made the decision to not move ahead on either '24' pilot that was in development: a legal-based real time thriller and a young Jack Bauer prequel.
Tribeca TV Festival Along with our reviews of YouTube Premium's Wayne and the pilots screened at the Fall Pilot Season held during Tribeca TV Festival 2018, Bleeding Cool was able to check out and review the three late-night pilots screened at Midnight Episodics This years selections included: Shudder's Deadwax, from Graham Reznick and Peter Phok; Pagan Peak,[...]
Tribeca TV Festival Fall Pilot Season: Shrimp, Pillow Queen, Expectations, Will, and Prairie (REVIEW)
Tribeca TV Festival Bleeding Cool was fortunate enough to make it out to this year's Tribeca TV Festival, where the festival's Fall Pilot Season afforded us the opportunity to screen and review five indie comedy pilots that foused on a wide range of topics, emotions, and experiences This year's world premiere line-up includes Great Expectations, from Pip Swallow[...]
Credit: CBS While the entertainment industry might be taking a collective breather after the onslaught of breaking news, previews, and trailers that flowed out of this year's San Diego Comic-Con, TNT continues making news with the network ordering its first dramatic pilots for 2018: Constance, starring Elisabeth Shue (The Boys), and the tentatively titled boxing drama Beast[...]
TruTV has announced a 2018-2019 programming slate that includes: a series pickup for Tacoma FD, from two members of the Broken Lizard comedy troupe; a pilot greenlight for a new comedic medical advice show from actor Ken Jeong (The Hangover); and an animated project in development from stand-up comic Jo Koy.
USA Network has given the green light to four hour-long scripted pilots, all hailing from Universal Cable Productions The four projects represent a cross-section of themes, including a spin-off From Universal's Bourne film franchise; a crime thriller-with-a-twist starring and co-created by Denis Leary (Rescue Me); a Texas border town crime thriller from Mr[...]
Though the network had formally expressed interest in the project in October 2017, the CW has officially given a pilot order for a reboot of popular sci-fi series Roswell.
The CW has conjured up the first two pilots for its 2018-2019 pilot season slate, announcing on Thursday that an order has gone out for a high-profile reboot of the long-running WB series Charmed; and the hour-long crime-drama-with-a-twist Dead Inside The new Charmed pilot comes from Jane the Virgin creator/showrunner Jennie Snyder Urman and executive producer[...]
Even after 44 years, when the the fate of the world is teetering on the brink, there’s only one thing you can do — and ABC‘s about to do it: Get Christie Love. Power creator/showrunner Courtney Kemp has received a green light from the network for a remake pilot for the action-drama series.
One thing's for sure about the upcoming 2018-2019 television season: NBC has got a fever — a fever for more pilots Coming off of the network's order of five dramatic pilots (The Enemy Within, Untitled Gabrielle Union/Bad Boys Pilot, The Village, Untitled Bellevue Hospital Pilot and In Between Lines), NBC reaffirmed its commitment to sitcoms by giving[...]
ABC is about to venture face first into the highly competitive world of professional make-up with new pilot order False Profits, written and executive produced by Code Black's Kayla Alpert.
With a concept unlike anything else currently on their programming schedule, NBC has given a thumbs-up to a pilot for Gotham writer Ken Woodruff's action-drama The Enemy Within.
Coming off of a pilot season that saw all of their series pickups fronted by men and caused many to call out the network over its lack of inclusion and female-fronted shows, CBS has ordered three female-written pilots: two comedies (History of Them, I Mom So Hard) and a drama (Murder) This marks the first pilot[...]
While the final details on the proposed Disney-21st Century Fox deal are still being finalized, Fox is moving head on the programming front and ordering three pilots: two comedies and a drama The three 20th Century Fox TV projects include: Our People, a comedy from Lee Daniels and Modern Family executive producer Vali Chandrasekaran; Rel, a comedy starring[...]
To that end, the streaming giant announced that it would be debuting three comedy pilots on November 10th. First up is Sea Oak, starring Glenn Close; then Love You More, from Michael Patrick King (Sex and the City); and finally The Mark Gordon Company's The Climb Final decisions on series pick-ups will be based on audience reactions[...]