Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Development News - ABC Orders Pilot for Untitled Drama Created by Marc Cherry & Starring Reba McEntire

Development News - January 10, 2017

ABC's Untitled Marc Cherry Project.

  • ABC is handing out its first drama pilot order of the season today to an untitled project written by Marc Cherry (Desperate Housewives) and starring Reba McEntire (Reba). Cherry and McEntire will executive produce with Sabrina Wind, Mindy Schultheis and Michael Hanel. ABC Studios, Cherry-Wind Productions and Acme Productions will produce. The project revolves around Ruby Adair (McEntire), the sheriff of colorful small town Oxblood, Kentucky, who finds her Red State outlook challenged when a young FBI agent of Middle Eastern descent is sent to help her solve a horrific crime. Together they form an uneasy alliance as Ruby takes the agent behind the lace curtains of this Southern gothic community to meet an assortment of bizarre characters, each with a secret of their own.