Sunday, January 1, 2017

CBS - Upcoming Shows and Pilots



(W: Writer, D-Director, EP: Executive Producer, Co-EP: Co-Executive Producer, P-Producer, SR: Showrunner)

ORDERED TO SERIES

  • Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: A man lives in apartment 9K in the building he grew up in, sandwiched between his parents in apartment 9J and his brother, sister-in-law and their baby in apartment 9L, and attempts to set boundaries with his intrusive but well-meaning family.
  • Cast: Mark Feuerstein, David Walton, Matt Murray, Liza Lapira, Albert Tsai, Linda Lavin, Elliott Gould
  • Team: W/EP Dana Klein, Mark Feuerstein; EP Aaron Kaplan, Wendi Trilling, Dana Honor; D/EP Pamela Fryman
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Kapital Entertainment
  • Premieres: October 2, 2017

  • Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: Based on the book The Year of Living Biblically by A.J. Jacobs, a modern-day man - at a crossroads in his life - decides to live life according to the Bible.
  • Cast: Jay R. Ferguson, Lindsey Kraft, Ian Gomez, Tony Rock, David Krumholtz, Camryn Manheim
  • Team: W/EP Patrick Walsh; EP Johnny Galecki, Spencer Medof, Andrew Haas; D/EP Andy Ackerman
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Alcide Bava Productions
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Centers on the inner workings of the New York office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Craig Turk; EP Dick Wolf, Peter Jankowski, Arthur W. Forney
  • Studio: Universal Television, CBS Television Studios and Wolf Films
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Based on James Patterson's novel Dr. Death, a former CIA operative has since built a "normal" life as a gifted professor and writer. He is then pulled back into his old life when the NYPD needs his help to stop a serial killer on the loose.
  • Cast: Alan Cumming, Bojana Novakovic, Naveen Andrews, Daniel Ings, Sharon Leal (replacing Khandi Alexander)
  • Team: W/EP Michael Rauch; EP Alan Cumming, James Patterson, Alex Kurtzman, Heather Kadin, Bill Robinson, Leopoldo Gout; D/EP Marc Webb
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Secret Hideout Productions
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: The comedy follows three distinct periods in a man's life - as a 14-year-old in 1991, a 40-year-old in present day and a 65-year-old in 2042.
  • Cast: Bobby Moynihan, John Larroquette, Sharon Lawrence, Jaleel White, Mandell Maughan, Brian Unger, Kelen Coleman, Jack Dylan Grazer, Christopher Paul Richards, Ed Begley Jr. (recurring), Tia Mowry (recurring), Tim Reid (recurring), Alkoya Brunson (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Dan Kopelman; EP Aaron Kaplan, Dana Honor; D/EP Randall Einhorn
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Kapital Entertainment
  • Premieres: September 25, 2017

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The drama follows the lives of the elite Navy SEALs as they train, plan and execute the most dangerous, high-stakes missions the country can ask.
  • Cast: David Boreanaz, Max Thieriot, Neil Brown Jr., A.J. Buckley, Toni Trucks, Jessica ParĂ©, Michael Irby (recurring), Jay Hayden (recurring), Alona Tal (recurring), C. Thomas Howell (recurring), James Liao (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Ben Cavell; EP Ed Redlich, Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly; D/EP Christopher Chulack
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Timberman/Beverly Productions 
  • Premieres: September 27, 2017

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A locally born and bed S.W.A.T. lieutenant is torn between loyalty to the streets and duty to his fellow officers when he's tasked to run a highly trained unit that is the last stop for solving crimes in Los Angeles.
  • Cast: Shemar Moore, Stephanie Sigman, Lina Esco, Kenny Johnson, Jay Harrington, Alex Russell, Peter Onorati, David LimSherilyn Fenn (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Aaron Thomas; EP Shawn Ryan, Marney Hochman, Neal Moritz, Pavun Shetty, Danielle Woodrow; D/EP Justin Lin
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Sony Pictures Television, MiddKid Productions, Original Films, Perfect Storm Entertainment
  • Premieres November 2, 2017

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Inspired by the notion that a million minds are better than one, a tech innovator creates a cutting-edge crowd-sourcing hub to solve his own daughter's murder as well as revolutionize crime solving in San Francisco.
  • Cast: Jeremy Piven, Monica Potter, Richard T. Jones, Blake Lee, Natalie Tena, Jake Matthews
  • Team: W/EP Ted Humphrey; EP Avi Nir, Alon Shtruzman, Peter Traugott, Rachel Kaplan, Dror Mishani, Shira Hadad D/EP Adam Davidson
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Universal Television and Keshet Media Group
  • Premieres: October 1, 2017

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: A prequel to The Big Bang Theory that centers on Sheldon Cooper at the age of 9, living with his family in East Texas and going to high school.
  • Cast: Iain Armitage, Zoe Perry, Lance Barber, Raegan Revord, Montana Jodan, Annie Potts 
  • Team: W/EP Chuck Lorre, Steven Molaro; EP Jim Parsons, Todd Spiewak; D/EP Jon Favreau
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Chuck Lorre Productions
  • Premieres: September 25, 2017