Monday, January 1, 2018

DC Universe - Upcoming Shows and Pilots

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


  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The Doom Patrol's members each suffered accidents that gave them superhuman abilities - but also left them scarred and disfigured. Traumatized and downtrodden, the team found purpose through The Chief, who brought them together to investigate the weirdest phenomena in existence - and to protect Earth from what they find. Part support group, part superhero team, the Doom Patrol is a band of super-powered freaks who fight for a world that wants nothing to do with them.
  • Cast: Timothy DaltonBrendan Fraser, Matt Bomer, April Bowlby, Diane Guerrero, Joivan Wade, Riley Shanahan, Matthew Zuk, Alan Tudyk 
  • Team: W/EP Jeremy Carver; EP Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, Geoff Johns
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Berlanti Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: Harley Quinn breaks things off with the Joker and attempts to make it on her own as the criminal "queenpin" of Gotham City. The series will also feature Poison Ivy and a cast of heroes and villains - old and new - from the DC universe.
  • Cast: Kaley Cuoco, Lake Bell, Alan Tudyk, Ron Funches, JB Smoove, Jason Alexander, Wanda Sykes, Giancarlo Esposito, Natalie Morales, Jim Rash, Diedrich Bader, Tony Hale, Christopher Meloni
  • Team: W/EP Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker, Dean Lorey; EP Kaley Cuoco
  • Studio: DC Entertainment, Warner Bros. Television, Yes Norman Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in the so-called City of Tomorrow before the arrival of Superman, Lois Lane and Lex Luthor investigate the world of fringe science and expose the city's dark and bizarre secrets.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP John Stephens; D/EP Danny Cannon
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: High school sophomore Courtney Whitmore inspires an unlikely group of young heroes to stop the villains of the past. The series reimagines Stargirl and the very first superhero team, the Justice Society of America, in a fun, exciting and unpredictable way.
  • Cast: Brec Bassinger, Anjelika Washington, Yvette Monreal, Christopher James Baker
  • Team: W/EP Geoff Johns; EP Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Berlanti Productions, Mad Ghost Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: CDC researcher Abby Arcane returns to her childhood home of Houma, Louisiana, in order to investigate a deadly swamp-borne virus. There, she develops a surprising bond with scientist Alec Holland - only to have him tragically taken from her. But as powerful forces descend on Houma, Abby will discover that the swamp holds mystical secrets, both horrifying and wondrous - and the potential love of her life may not be gone after all.
  • Cast: Crystal Reed, Andy Bean, Derek Mears, Maria Sten, Jeryl Prescott, Virginia Madsen, Will PattonJennifer Beals, Henderson Wade, Kevin Durand 
  • Team: W/EP Mark Verheiden, Gary Dauberman; EP James Wan, Michael Clear; Co-EP Rob Hackett; D/EP Len Wiseman
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Atomic Monster Productions
  • Premieres: 2019