Monday, January 1, 2018

National Geographic - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

THE HOT ZONE
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Recounts the terrifying true story of the origin of the Ebola virus, a highly infectious deadly virus from the central African rain forest, and its first arrival on U.S. soil. In 1989, when this killer suddenly appeared in chimpanzees in a scientific lab in the suburbs of Washington D.C., there was no known cure. A heroic U.S. Army veterinarian working with a secret military SWAT team put herself in mortal peril when she tried to head off the outbreak before it spread to the human population.
  • Cast: Julianna Margulies, Noah Emmerich, Topher Grace, Liam Cunningham, James D'Arcy, Paul James, Nick Searcy, Robert Wisdom, Robert Sean Leonard
  • Team: W/EP Kelly Souders, Brian Peterson; EP Ridley Scott, Lynda Obst, Jeff Vintar; D/EP Michael Uppendahl, Nick Murphy
  • Studio: Fox 21 Television Studios, Scott Free Productions, Lynda Obst Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Explores the rapid rise and the spectacular fall of the 1990s tech bubble supported by select documentary elements to tell the inside story of Silicon Valley's dramatic early days.
  • Cast: Bradley Whitford, Steve Zahn, Lamorne Morris, John Karna, Dakota Shapiro, Oliver Cooper
  • Team: W/EP/D Matthew Carnahan; EP Arianna Huffington, Jason Goldberg, Brant Pinvidic, David Walpert; Co-EP David Newsom; P Joel Ehninger
  • Studio: STXtv, Matthew Carnahan Circus Products
  • Premieres: 2019