Monday, January 1, 2018

Apple - Upcoming Shows and Pilots



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

ORDERED TO SERIES

  • Genre: Anthology
  • Logline: Transports the audience to worlds of wonder through the lens of today's most imaginative filmmakers, directors and writers.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Adam Horowitz, Eddy Kitsis; EP Steven Spielberg, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey
  • Studio: Universal Television, Amblin Television
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Offers a glimpse into America's obsession with true crime podcasts. It challenges viewers to consider the consequences when the pursuit of justice is put on a public stage.
  • Cast: Octavia Spencer, Lizzy Caplan, Aaron Paul, Ron Cephas Jones, Elizabeth Perkins, Mekhi Phifer, Michael Beach, Tracie Thoms, Haneefah Wood
  • Team: W/EP Nichelle Tramble Spellman; EP Octavia Spencer, Reese Witherspoon, Lauren Neustadter, Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping, Kristen Campo
  • Studio: Hello Sunshine, Chernin Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: A family of caretakers, who live and work in Central Park, end up saving the park - and basically the world.
  • Cast: Josh Gad, Leslie Odom Jr., Tituss Burgess, Kristen Bell, Stanley Tucci, Daveed Diggs, Kathryn Hahn
  • Team: W/EP Loren Bouchard, Josh Gad; CP Nora Smith; P Kevin Larsen
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Brillstein Entertainment Partners
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Set in the 1800s but with a modern sensibility and tone, Emily Dickinson explores the constraints of society, gender and family as a budding writer who doesn't fit in to her own time through her imaginative point of view.
  • Cast: Hailee Steinfeld
  • Team: W/EP Alena Smith; EP Paul Lee, Michael Sugar, Ashley Zalta, Alex Goldstone, Darlene Hunt; D/EP David Gordon Green
  • Studio: Anonymous Content, Sugar23 Productions, Wiip
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Anthology
  • Logline: Based on the true stories included in the Epic Magazine feature of the same name, the series will go beyond the headlines to look at the funny, romantic, heartfelt, inspiring and surprising stories of immigrants in America at a time when they are more relevant than ever.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Kumail Nanjiani, Emily Gordon; SR/EP Lee Eisenberg; EP Alan Yang, Joshuah Bearman, Joshua Davis; Co-EP Arthur Spector
  • Studio: Universal Television
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: A love letter to the diverse musicality of New York, the series explores the universal journey of finding your authentic voice in your early 20s - and then the courage to use it.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP/D Jessie Nelson; EP J.J. Abrams, Sara Bareilles, Ben Stephenson
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Bad Robot Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A world-building drama set in the future.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Steven Knight; EP Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping, Kristen Campo; D/EP Francis Lawrence
  • Studio: Chernin Entertainment, Endeavor Content
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: An inside look at the lives of the people who help America wake up in the morning with the news, exploring the unique challenges faced by the women (and men) who carry out this daily televised ritual.
  • Cast: Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon
  • Team: W/EP Kerry Ehrin; EP Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Michael Ellenberg
  • Studio: Media Res, Echo Films, Hello Sunshine
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline:
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP/D Damien Chazelle; EP Jordan Horowitz, Fred Berger
  • Studio: Media Rights Capital, Original Headquarters, Automatik Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Inspired by the real-life story of Hilde Lysiak, a young girl moves from Brooklyn to the small lakeside town her father left behind. While there, her dogged pursuit of the truth leads her to unearth a cold case that everyone in town, including her own father, tried hard to bury.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Dana Fox, Dara Resnik; EP Joy Gorman Wettels, Sharlene Martin; D/EP Jon M. Chu
  • Studio: Paramount Television, Anonymous Content
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Inspired by Curtis Sittenfeld's upcoming short-story collection You Think It, I'll Say It.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Colleen McGuinness; EP Reese Witherspoon, Lauren Neustadter
  • Studio: Hello Sunshine
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in an alternative timeline where the global space race never ended.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Ronald D. Moore, Matt Wolpert, Ben Nedivi; EP Maril Davis
  • Studio: Sony Pictures Television, Tall Ship Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A half-hour psychological thriller.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Tony Basgallop; EP Ashwin Rajan, Jason Blumenthal, Todd Black, Steve Tisch; Co-EP Taylor Lathan; D/EP M. Night Shyamalan
  • Studio: Blinding Edge Pictures and Escape Artists
  • Premieres: 2019