Sunday, January 1, 2017

Syfy - Projects in Development

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

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in a world that is being transformed by the emergence of artificial intelligence, an epic conflict begins between man and technology as seen through the lives and motivations of six interwoven characters - each of whom holds the key to humanity's victory or its destruction.
  • Cast: Annet Mahendru, Bridger Zadina, Malachi Kirby, Olly Rix, Katee Sackhoff (voice), Lance Henriksen (voice), Jaeden Bettencourt (voice) 
  • Team: W/EP Caradog James; EP John Giwa-Amu
  • Studio: Universal Cable Productions, Red & Black Films
  • Notes: Based on the 2013 film of the same name.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in the future on the eve of Earth's destruction, a crew of explorers journey on the most advanced ship in the galaxy, The Nightflyer, to intercept a mysterious alien spacecraft that might hold the key to their survival. As crew nears their destination, they discover that the ship's artificial intelligence and never-seen captain may be steering them into deadly and unspeakable horrors deep in the dark reaches of space.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Jeff Buhler; EP Gene Klein, David Bartis, Doug Liman, Alison Rosenzweig, Michael Gaeta, Lloyd Ivan Miller, Alice P. Neuhauser; P Robert Jaffe
  • Studio: Universal Cable Productions, Hypnotic Productions, Gaeta Rosenzweig Films, Lloyd Ivan Miller Productions
  • Notes: Based on the novel by George R.R. Martin.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The killer Graboid worms that nearly destroyed Perfection, Nevada 25 years ago are back. The town's only hope for survival is Valentine McKee (Bacon), who beat them once. But to do it again, he'll have to overcome age, alcohol and a delusional hero complex.
  • Cast: Kevin Bacon 
  • Team: W/EP Andrew Miller; EP Kevin Bacon, Jason Blum, David Schiff
  • Studio: Universal Cable Productions, Blumhouse Television
  • Notes: Reboot of the 1990 feature film of the same name.