Monday, January 1, 2018

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


  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Five students at a South Side Chicago high school each experience a life-changing event from a different point of view.
  • Cast: Madison Pettis, Hayley Kiyoko, Ray Cham Jr., Trey Curtis, Nathaniel Potvin, Jake Walker, Spence Moore II
  • Team: W/EP Adam Giaudrone; EP Kerry Washington, Jon Avnet, Jake Avnet, Rodrigo Garcia; P Sage Scroope, Ben Fast; D/EP Thomas Carter
  • Studio: Indigenous Media, Simpson Street Productions
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Based on the classic Grimm Brothers tale The Handless Maiden and Stephanie Oakes' novel The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly, a handless teen escapes from a cult and finds herself in juvenile detention, suspected of knowing who killed her cult leader.
  • Cast: Elena Kampouris, Kevin Carroll, Kiana Madeira, Ryan Robbins
  • Team: W/EP Raelle Tucker; EP Jason Blum, Marci Wiseman, Jeremy Gold; D/EP Scott Winant
  • Studio: Blumhouse Television
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Based on the Norwegian series Skam, the drama uses compelling narratives in real time with unknown actors and scripts that speak unflinchingly to a 16-year-old audience.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Simon Fuller
  • Studio: XIX Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Drama (Half Hour)
  • Logline: A young widow dealing with grief reconnects with relationships from her past.
  • Cast: Elizabeth Olsen, Kelly Marie Tran, Janet McTeerMamoudou Athie, Jovan Adepo
  • Team: W/EP Kit Steinkellner; SR/EP Lizzy Weiss; EP Elizabeth Olsen, Robin Schwartz, Marc Turtletaub, Peter Saraf, Cynthia Pett, Brad Petrigala, Jon Liebman; D/EP James Ponsoldt
  • Studio: Big Beach TV, Brillstein Entertainment Partners
  • Premieres: 2018