Monday, January 1, 2018

IFC - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: George Elliot is burnt out and facing an impasse in both his personal and professional life. When George undergoes a novel treatment to become a better person, he finds he's been replaced by a new and improved George - revealing that his own worst enemy is himself. Told from multiple perspectives with intersecting storylines, this fresh and inventive philosophical comedy asks: do we really want to be better?
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Tim Greenberg; EP Anthony Bregman, Jeff Stern; D/EP Jeffrey Blitz
  • Studio:
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Comedy (Sketch)
  • Logline: Host Sherman McDaniel takes viewers through time via music and comedy drawn from the four-decade library of his fictional musical variety show.
  • Cast: Bashir Salahuddin
  • Team: W/EP Bashir Salahuddin, Diallo Riddle; EP John Legend, Mike Jackson, Ty Stiklorius, Frank Scherma, Jim Bouvet
  • Studio: Get Lifted Film Company and RadicalMedia
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Detective Inspector Rabbit (Berry), a hardened booze-hound who's seen it all, teams with his new, hapless, by-the-books partner. While investigating a local murder, the chief of police's lewd but insightful adoptive daughter becomes the country's first female officer. Together, the trio must fight crime while rubbing shoulders with street gangs, crooked politicians, Bulgarian princes, spiritualists, music hall stars and the Elephant Man.
  • Cast: Matt Berry, Freddie Fox, Susan Wokoma
  • Team: W/EP Andy Riley, Kevin Cecil; EP Matt Berry; D/EP Ben Taylor
  • Studio: Objective Fiction
  • Premieres: 2019