Sunday, January 1, 2017

FOX - Projects in Development


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

ORDERED TO PILOT

AMY'S BROTHER
  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: A successful type-A man and his estranged sister, plus her two children, find themselves not only back in each other's lives but also living under one roof.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/Co-EP Jim Cashman, Mitch Silpa; EP Melissa McCarthy, Ben Falcone
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television
  • Notes:

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Every episode focuses on three challenging medical cases. In the end, two will live and one will die. Their doctor - with a clinical fear of death - never stops fighting the odds.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Neal Baer, Dawn DeNoon; EP Jessica Shulman
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Baer Bones
  • Notes:

BEHIND ENEMY LINES
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A group of U.S. soldiers find themselves trapped behind enemy lines. The multi-perspective narrative closely follows the soldiers on the ground, the officers and service men and women on a nearby aircraft carrier, along with intelligence officers in Washington, D.C., as they attempt to bring the heroes home safely and under the radar.
  • Cast: B.J. Britt 
  • Team: W/EP Nikki Toscano; EP Marty Bowen, Wyck Godfrey, John Davis, John Fox; Co-EP Albert Page; D/EP McG
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Davis Entertainment, Temple Hill Entertainment
  • Notes:

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The Junior Counsel of a prestigious Illinois university must deal with an out-of-control scandal when a young co-ed accuses several star football players of sexual assault. From the football coaches and boosters who wield outsize influence to a university administration under siege, the series explores the type of high-profile controversy all-too familiar on today's college campuses, as well as the corrosive, dangerous nature of institutional power.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Sheldon Turner; EP Judy Smith, Jennifer Klein, Charlie Gogolak; D/EP John Requa, Glenn Ficarra
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Vendetta Productions, Zaftig Films
  • Notes:

GHOSTED
  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: A cynical skeptic (Robinson) and a genius "true believer" in the paranormal (Scott) are recruited by The Bureau Underground to look into the rampant "unexplained" activity in Los Angeles - all while uncovering a larger mystery that could threaten the existence of the human race.
  • Cast: Adam Scott, Craig Robinson, Edi Patterson 
  • Team: W/EP Tom Gormican; SR/EP Kevin Etten; EP Adam Scott, Craig Robinson, Naomi Scott, Mark Schulman, Oly Obst; D/EP Jonathan Krisel 
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, 3 Arts Entertainment, Getting Rad Productions
  • Notes:

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Set on the Friday night flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas and the returning flight on Sunday, a group of underdogs trying to find their place in the world share the same goal: to come back a winner in the casino of life.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Lon Zimmet; EP Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Chris Henchy; D/EP Steve Levitan
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Gary Sanchez Productions
  • Notes:

LINDA FROM HR
  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: All it takes is one bad decision to throw Linda from HR's monotonous, unfulfilled life into an exciting but dangerous tailspin of balancing work life, home life and a secret that could unravel everything.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Geoff Barbanell, Itai Grunfeld; EP Aaron Kaplan, Tracy Katsky, Dana Honor
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Kapital Entertainment, Kat Co.
  • Notes: Cast-contingent

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A character-driven government conspiracy thriller that morphs into a post-apocalyptic saga with vampires that spans over a century and focuses on a young girl named Amy who must save the human race.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Elizabeth Heldens; EP Ridley Scott, David W. Zucker, Adam Kassan; Co-EP Justin Cronin; D/EP Matt Reeves
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Scott Free Productions, 6th and Idaho Productions
  • Notes: Based on the book trilogy by Justin Cronin

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: An idealistic young doctor begins his first day under the supervision of a tough, brilliant senior resident who pulls the curtain back on all of the good and evil in modern day medicine. Lives may be saved or lost, but expectations will always be shattered.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Amy Holden Jones; W/Co-EP Hayley Schore, Roshan Sethi; EP Antoine Fuqua, Oly Obst; D/EP Phillip Noyce
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, 3 Arts Entertainment, Fuqua Films
  • Notes:

THIN ICE
  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: A woman (Mendler) reclaims her dreams when she finds herself at the end of the earth - in Antarctica - surrounded by a group of brilliant misfits.
  • Cast: Bridgit Mendler, Isiah Whitlock Jr., Ian Harding 
  • Team: W/EP Liz Meriwether; W/Co-EP Ed Macdonald, Mark Grimmer; EP Katherine Pope; D James Ponsoldt
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television
  • Notes:

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: A group of consultants are hand-picked to do the dirty work most professionals can't handle like layoffs and downsizing - basically generally delivering horrible news. To everyone else, they're the enemy, but to each other, they're family.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Lesley Wake Webster; D/EP Jason Winer
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Small Dog Picture Company
  • Notes: Based on the book Assholes: A Theory by Aaron James

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Two ordinary parents discover their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to survive.
  • Cast: Blair Redford 
  • Team: W/EP Matt Nix; EP Lauren Shuler Donner, Simon Kinberg, Jeph Loeb, Jim Chory; D/EP Bryan Singer
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Marvel Television
  • Notes: