Monday, January 1, 2018

Epix - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

DEEP STATE
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A grounded, visceral thriller that moves between the deeply personal story of a family man fighting to escape his past and the violent, dark excesses of government and global corporate power.
  • Cast: Mark Strong, Joe Dempsie, Alistair Petrie, Karima McAdams, Anastasia Griffith, Lyne RenĂ©e, Amelia Bullmore, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Pip Torrens, Fares Fares
  • Team: W/EP/D Matthew Parkhill; W/EP Simon Maxwell; EP Hilary Bevan Jones, Alan Greenspan, Helen Flint, Jeff Ford, Sara Johnson
  • Studio: Fox Networks Group Europe & Africa, Endor Productions
  • Premieres: June 17, 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The true story of crime boss Bumpy Johnson, who in the early 1960s returned after 10 years in prison to find the neighborhood he once ruled in shambles. With the streets controlled by the Italian mob, he takes on the Genovese crime family to regain control. During the brutal battle, he forms an alliance with radical preacher Malcolm X - catching his political rise in the crosshairs of social upheaval and a mob war that threatens to tear the city apart.
  • Cast: Forest Whitaker
  • Team: W/EP Chris Brancato, Paul Eckstein; EP Forest Whitaker, Nia Yang Bongiovi, James Acheson, Markuann Smith
  • Studio: ABC Signature
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Based on the European novel by Joel Dicker, Harry Quebert is a literary icon who finds himself indicted for murder after the body of a young girl is found buried on his property. 
  • Cast: Patrick Dempsey, Ben Schnetzer, Damon Wayans Jr., Virginia Madsen, Kristine Froseth, Colm Feore, Josh Close, Matt Frewer, Connor Price, Tessa Mossey, Victoria Clark, Craig Eldridge, Kurt Fuller, Don Harvey, Felicia Shulman, Wayne Knight
  • Team: W/EP Lyn Greene, Richard Levine; EP Tarak Ben Ammar, Fabio Conversi; D/EP Jean-Jacques Annaud
  • Studio: MGM Television, Eagle Pictures
  • Premieres: 2018