Monday, January 1, 2018

CBS - Upcoming Shows and Pilots

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


  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A brilliant antiquities expert and a cunning art thief team up to catch a ruthless terrorist who funds his attacks through stolen treasure. As they crisscross the globe hunting their target, they unexpectedly find themselves in the center of a 2,000-year-old battle for the cradle of civilization.
  • Cast: Sofia Pernas, Matt BarrKatia Winter, Michael James Shaw, James Callis, Alicia Coppola, Anna Silk (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Matthew Federman, Stephen Scaia; SR/EP Taylor Elmore; EP Ben Silverman, Mark Vlasic; D/EP Marc Webb
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The military's brightest minds take on our country's toughest challenges - inside the courtroom and out - where each attorney is trained as a prosecutor, a defense lawyer, an investigator and a Marine.
  • Cast: Luke Mitchell (replacing Dave Annable), Dana Delany (replacing Mira Sorvino), Phillipa SooAnna WoodRaffi Barsoumian, Ato Essandoh
  • Team: W/EP Craig Sweeny, Craig Turk; EP Carl Beverly, Sarah Timberman; D/EP Marc Webb
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Timberman/Beverly Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: A woman's dreams of an upstanding life with her new fiancĂ© and his family are dashed when her younger half-sister comes to live with her to escape their train wreck of a father.
  • Cast: Nina DobrevTone BellBrian Stokes Mitchell, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Odessa Adlon 
  • Team: W/EP Corinne Kingsbury; EP Aaron Kaplan, Dana Honor, Wendi Trilling, Joe Port, Joe Wiseman; D/EP Scott Ellis
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Kapital Entertainment, Trill TV
  • Premieres: January 10, 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: After a white cop in Chicago mistakenly shoots and kills a black doctor, the narrative follows three different families that all have connections with the case as the story is told from each perspective.
  • Cast: Noah WyleEmayatzy CorinealdiNoel Fisher, Michael Patrick Thornton, Aliyah Royale, Vinny ChhibberHoward Charles, Elizabeth Laidlaw
  • Team: W/Co-EP Caitlin Parrish, Erica Weiss; EP Ava DuVernay, Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter; D/EP Victoria Mahoney
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Berlanti Productions
  • Premieres: 2019


  • Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: After raising her two children and retiring from teaching, Carol Chambers embarks on a unique second act: she's going to become a doctor.
  • Cast: Patricia Heaton
  • Team: W/EP Emily Halpern, Sarah Haskins; EP Patricia Heaton, David Hunt, Adam Griffin, Rebecca Stay, Aaron Kaplan, Dana Honor
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, FourBoys Entertainment, Kapital Entertainment
  • Notes: Series commitment

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A complex and timely spy thriller centered around the head of communications for the NSA, a charming operative who finds her loyalties torn between protecting the government's secrets and her own.
  • Cast: Sophia Bush, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Raphael Acloque, Matthew Modine, Allen Leech, Dennis Haysbert 
  • Team: W/Co-EP David C. White; EP Matt Reeves; D/EP Patricia Riggen
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, CBS Television Studios, 6th & Idaho Productions
  • Notes: