Monday, January 1, 2018

BBC America - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A modern-day love story set in a world where witches, vampires and daemons secretly live and work alongside humans, hidden in plain sight. Based on the book by Deborah Harkness.
  • Cast: Matthew Goode, Teresa Palmer, Alex Kingston, Valarie Pettiford, Owen Teale
  • Team: W/EP Kate Brooke; EP Jane Tranter, Julie Gardner, Lachlan MacKinnon, Deborah Harkness, Juan Carlos Medina, Alice Troughton; D/EP Sarah Walker
  • Studio: Bad Wolf Studios
  • Premieres: April 7, 2019

THE WATCH
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A punk rock thriller inspired by the legendary "City Watch" subset of Terry Pratchett's Discworld novels. This disruptive, character-driven thriller centers on misfit cops as they fight to save a ramshackle city of normalized wrongness, from both the past and future in a perilous quest.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Simon Allen; EP Hilary Salmon, Ben Donald, Rob Wilkins, Phil Collinson
  • Studio: BBC Studios, Narrativia
  • Premieres: 2019