Monday, January 1, 2018

Netflix - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

  • Genre: Anthology
  • Logline: Each installment of the episodic horror anthology will be personally curated by Academy Award winner Guillermo Del Toro, with stories equally sophisticated and horrific.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP/D Guillermo Del Toro; EP J. Miles Dale, Gary Ungar
  • Studio: Exile Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

AFTER LIFE
  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Tony had a perfect life. But after his wife Lisa suddenly dies, Tony changes. After contemplating taking his own life, he decides instead to live long enough to punish the world by saying and doing whatever he likes from now on. He thinks it's like a super power - not caring about himself or anyone else - but it turns out to be tricky when everyone is trying to save the nice guy they used to know.
  • Cast: Ricky Gervais, Penelope Wilton, David Bradley, Ashley Jensen, Tom Basden, Tony Way, David Earl, Joe Wilkinson, Kerry Godliman, Mandeep Dhillon, Jo Hartley, Roisin Conaty, Diane Morgan
  • Team: W/EP/D Ricky Gervais; EP Charlie Hanson
  • Studio:
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Hourlong)
  • Logline: Ruby Red is a bigger-than-life but down-on-her-life drag queen who travels across America from club to club in a rundown 1990's R/V with her unlikely sidekick AJ, a recently orphaned, tough-talking, scrappy 11-year-old stowaway. As these two misfits, one tall, one small, travel from city to city, Ruby's message of love and acceptance winds up touching people and changing their lives for the better. Oh, and RuPaul performs a killer musical number in every drag club.
  • Cast: RuPaul
  • Team: W/EP RuPaul, Michael Patrick King
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, MPK Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A 12-year-old boy suddenly discovers he has returned as Jesus Christ and can turn water into wine and perhaps even raise the dead. The season explores how he will deal with the destiny to lead the world in a conflict thousands of years in the making. Based on Mark Millar's comic book series.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP/D Everardo Gout; W/EP Leopoldo Gout; EP Mark Millar
  • Studio: Millarworld
  • Premieres: 2019

ANOTHER LIFE
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Astronaut Niko Breckenridge leads a crew on a mission to explore the genesis of an alien artifact. As she and her young crew investigate, they face unimaginable danger on what might very well be a one-way mission.
  • Cast: Katee Sackhoff, Selma Blair, Tyler Hoechlin, Justin Chatwin, Samuel Anderson, Elizabeth Faith Ludlow, Blu Hunt, A.J. Rivera, Alexander Eling, Alex Ozerov, Jake Abel, JayR Tinaco, Jessica Camacho, Barbara Williams, Lina Renna
  • Team: W/EP Aaron Martin; EP Noreen Halpern; D/EP Omar Madha
  • Studio: Halfire Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

ARMISTEAD MAUPIN'S TALES OF THE CITY
  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Mary Ann Singleton returns home to San Francisco and is reunited with her daughter and ex-husband Brian, 20 years after leaving them behind to pursue her career. Fleeing the midlife crisis that her picture-perfect Connecticut life created, Mary Ann returns home to her chosen family and will quickly be drawn back into the orbit of Anna Madrigal and the residents of 28 Barbary Lane.
  • Cast: Laura Linney, Ellen Page, Olympia Dukakis, Barbara Garrick
  • Team: W/EP Lauren Morelli; EP Laura Linney, Armistead Maupin, Andrew Stearn, Liza Chasin, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner; D/EP Alan Poul
  • Studio: NBCUniversal International Studios, Working Title Television
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Live-action series based on the animated Nickelodeon show of the same name.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Bryan Konietzko, Michael DiMartino
  • Studio:
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: An epic love story and a thrilling tale of survival set against humanity's greatest endeavor - the first human mission to Mars. Emma Green is an American astronaut who must leave her husband and teenage daughter behind in order to command an international space crew embarking upon a treacherous, year-long mission. It is a series about hope humanity and how ultimately, we need one another if we are to achieve impossible things.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Jason Katims; W/Co-EP Andrew Hinderaker; EP Matt Reeves, Adam Kassan, Michelle Lee; Co-EP Jeni Mulein
  • Studio: Universal Television, True Jack Productions, 6th & Idaho Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A mother is torn from her daughter and embarks upon a harrowing journey, stopping at nothing to find her. Thrust alongside a small group of American refugees, she must brave a hostile new world and make brutal decisions during the most-deadly summer of a zombie apocalypse.
  • Cast: Jaime King
  • Team: W/EP Karl Schaefer, John Hyams
  • Studio: The Asylum
  • Premieres: 2019

CENTRAL PARK FIVE
  • Genre: Miniseries
  • Logline: Chronicles the notorious case of five teenagers of color - Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise - who were convicted of a rape they did not commit. The series spans from the spring of 1989 when each was first questioned about the incident to 2014 when they were exonerated and a settlement was reached with the city of New York.
  • Cast: Michael K. Williams, Vera Farmiga, John Leguizamo, Felicity Huffman, Jharrel Jerome, Jovan Adepo, Niecy Nash, Aunjanue Ellis, Kylie Bunbury, Marsha Stephanie Blake, Storm Reid, Chris Chalk, Ethan Herisse, Marquis Rodriguez, Caleel Harris, Asante Black, Freddie Miyares, Justin Cunningham, Joshua Jackson, Christopher Jackson, Adepero Oduye, Omar Dorsey, Blair Underwood, Famke Janssen, William Sadler, Aurora Perrineau
  • Team: W/EP/D Ava DuVernay; EP Oprah Winfrey, Jeff Skoll, Jonathan King, Jane Rosenthal, Berry Welsh
  • Studio: Harpo Films, Participant Media, Tribeca Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A heart attack survivor becomes focused on the mystery of the heart that saved her life. The more she learns about her donor's sudden death, the more she starts to take on the characteristics of the deceased.
  • Cast: Uma Thurman, Tony Goldwyn 
  • Team: W/EP Leah Rachel; SR/EP Akela Cooper; EP Stephen Gaghan
  • Studio: Super Deluxe
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Reimagines the origin and adventures of Sabrina the Teenage Witch as a dark coming-of-age tale that traffics in horror, the occult and witchcraft. Sabrina wrestles to reconcile her dual nature as a half-witch, half-mortal while fighting the evil forces that threaten her, her family and the daylight world humans inhabit.
  • Cast: Kiernan ShipkaJaz SinclairMichelle Gomez, Chance Perdomo, Lucy DavisMiranda OttoRichard CoyleRoss LynchTati GabrielleBronson Pinchot (recurring), Adeline Rudolph, Abigail Cowen, Lachlan Watson
  • Team: W/EP Roberto Aguiree-Sacasa; EP Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, Jon Goldwater; D/EP Lee Toland Krieger
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Berlanti Productions
  • Premieres: October 26, 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A reimagining of the King Arthur legend, told through the eyes of Nimue, a teenage heroine with a mysterious gift who is destined to become the powerful (and tragic) Lady of the Lake. After her mother's death, she finds an unexpected partner in Arthur, a young mercenary, in a quest to find Merlin and deliver an ancient sword. Over the course of her journey, Nimue will become a symbol of courage and rebellion against the terrifying Red Paladins and their complicit King Uther.
  • Cast: Katherine Langford 
  • Team: W/EP Frank Miller, Tom Wheeler; D/EP Zetna Fuentes
  • Studio:
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: 17-year-old high school outcast Josh searches for his missing girlfriend Sam in post-apocalyptic Glendale, California. Joined by a ragtag group of misfits including pyromaniac 12-year-old Angelica and Josh's former high school bully Wesley, now turned pacifist samurai, Josh tries to stay alive amongst the horde of Mad Max-style gangs (evil jocks, cheerleaders turned Amazon warriors), zombie-like creatures called Ghoulies, and everything else this brave new world throws at him.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP/D Brad Peyton; W/EP/SR Aron Eli Coleite; EP Jeff Fierson
  • Studio: ASAP Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: A powerful friendship blossoms between a tightly wound widow and a free spirit with a shocking secret.
  • Cast: Christina Applegate, Linda Cardellini, Max Jenkins, Luke Roessler, James Marsden, Ed Asner
  • Team: W/EP Liz Feldman; EP Christina Applegate, Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Jessica Elbaum
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Gloria Sanchez Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in contemporary Paris, the drama revolves around a club, its owner, the house band and the chaotic city that surrounds them.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Jack Thorne; EP Glen Ballard, Alan Poul, Patrick Spence, Katie Swinden; D/EP Damien Chazelle
  • Studio:
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Details the invention of modern soccer from a rudimentary game that grew across class lines into the world's most popular sport with 240 million active players around the world.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Julian Fellowes
  • Studio: 42 Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Tony Sr. is a disgraced, former NYPD officer who never followed the rules. He lives with his son, Tony Jr., an earnest, obsessively honest NYPD detective who makes a point of always following the rules. The "odd couple" become unofficial partners as Tony Sr. offers his overly cautious son blunt, street-wise advice on everything from handling suspects to handling women. 
  • Cast: Tony Danza, Josh Groban, Monica Barbaro, Isiah Whitlock Jr., Frank Whaley (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Andy Breckman; EP Tony Danza, Howard Klein; D/EP Randy Zisk
  • Studio:
  • Premieres: September 21, 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: As children, a group of siblings grew up in what would go on to become the most famous haunted house in the country. Now adults, and forced back together in the face of tragedy, the family must finally confront the ghosts of their past - some of which still lurk in their minds while others may actually be stalking the shadows of Hill House. A modern reimagining of Shirley Jackson's classic 1959 novel.
  • Cast: Michiel Huisman, Carla Gugino, Henry Thomas, Elizabeth Reaser, Kate Siegel, Timothy Hutton, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Lulu Wilson, Victoria Pedretti, McKenna Grace, Violet McGraw, Paxton Singleton, Julian Hilliard, Annabeth Gish (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP/D Mike Flanagan; SR/EP Meredith Averill; EP Trevor Macy, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey
  • Studio: Amblin Television, Paramount Television
  • Premieres: October 12, 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A happily married man's life is turned upside down when his wife is killed in a mysterious hit and run accident.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Lior Raz, Avi Issacharoff, Dawn Prestwich, Nicole Yorkin; EP Peter Principato, Itay Reiss, Kimberlin Belloni, David Hoberman, Todd Lieberman, Laurie Zaks
  • Studio: Artists First, Mandeville Films
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The world's first generation of superheroes received their powers in the 1930s. In the present day, they're the revered elder guard, but their super-powered children struggle to live up to the legendary feats of their parents. Based on Mark Millar's ongoing comic of the same name.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP/D Steven S. DeKnight; EP Mark Millar, Lorenzo Di Bonaventura, Dan McDermott
  • Studio: Millarworld
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A darkly comedic and contemporary reimagining of Greek mythology, exploring themes of gender politics, power and life in the underworld.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Charlie Covell; EP Nina Lederman, Tanya Seghatchian, John Woodward
  • Studio: All3Media, Brightstar Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Two friends - an actor and his agent - tackle life's inevitable curveballs as they navigate Los Angeles, a city that values youth and beauty.
  • Cast: Michael Douglas, Alan Arkin, Nancy Travis, Sarah Baker, Susan Sullivan, Emily Osment, Graham Rogers, Ashleigh LaThrop, Jenna Lyng Adams, Melissa Tang, Casey Brown, Lisa Edelstein
  • Team: W/EP Chuck Lorre, Al Higgins, David Javerbaum; EP Michael Douglas
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Chuck Lorre Productions
  • Premieres: November 16, 2018

  • 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. This fresh and inventive philosophical comedy asks: do we really want to be better?
  • Cast: Paul Rudd, Aisling Bea 
  • Team: W/EP Tim Greenberg; EP Paul Rudd, Anthony Bregman, Jeff Stern, Tony Hernandez, Jeffrey Blitz; D/EP Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
  • Studio: Likely Story, Jax Media
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: After the gruesome murder of their father, three siblings move to their ancestral home in Maine only to find the house has magical keys that give them a vast array of powers. Little do they know, a devious demon also wants the keys, and will stop at nothing to attain them.
  • Cast: Jackson Robert Scott
  • Team: W/EP Joe Hill, Aron Eli Coleite; SR/EP Carlton Cuse, Meredith Averill; EP Andy Muschietti, Barbara Muschietti, Lindsey Springer, David Ozer, Ted Adams, David Alpert, Rick Jacobs
  • Studio: IDW Entertainment, Genre Arts productions, Circle of Confusion
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Details the untold and highly irreverent story of Sarah Breedlove, a black hair care pioneer known as Madam C.J. Walker, and how she overcame hostile turn-of-the-century America, epic rivalries, tumultuous marriages and some trifling family to become America's first black, self-made female millionaire. Based on the book On Her Own Ground by A'Leila Bundles.
  • Cast: Octavia Spencer
  • Team: W/EP Nicole Asher; SR/EP Janine Sherman Barrois, Elle Johnson; EP Octavia Spencer, LeBron James, Maverick Carter, Mark Holder, Christine Holder; D/EP Kasi Lemmons
  • Studio: SpringHill Entertainment, Zero Gravity
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Set in a world somewhat like our own and similar to our time, Annie Landsberg and Owen Milgrim are two strangers drawn to the late stages of a mysterious pharmaceutical trial, each for their own reasons. Annie's disaffected and aimless, fixated on broken relationships with her mother and her sister. Owen, the fifth son of wealthy New York industrialists, has struggled his whole life with a disputed diagnosis of schizophrenia. Neither of their lives have turned out quite right, and the promise of a new, radical kind of pharmaceutical treatment - a sequence of pills its inventor claims can repair anything about the mind, be it mental illness or heartbreak - draws them and ten other strangers to the facilities of Neberdine Pharmaceutical and Biotech for a three-day drug trial that will, they're assured, with no complications or side-effects whatsoever, solve all of their problems, permanently. Things do not go as planned. 
  • Cast: Emma Stone, Jonah Hill, Sally FieldJustin Theroux, Sonoya Mizuno, Julia Garner, Jemima Kirke, Billy Magnussen, Gabriel Byrne
  • Team: W/EP Patrick Somerville; EP Emma Stone, Jonah Hill, Michael Sugar, Doug Wald; D/EP Cary Fukunaga
  • Studio: Anonymous Content, Paramount Television
  • Premieres: September 21, 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Exploring the lines among religion, faith and politics, the drama chronicles the modern world's reaction to a man who first appears in the Middle East creating a groundswell of followers around him claiming he is the Messiah. Is he sent from God or is he a dangerous fraud bent on dismantling the world's geopolitical order? The story will be told from multiple points of view, including a young CIA agent, an Israeli Shin Bet officer, a Latino preacher and his Texan daughter, a Palestinian refuge and the media.
  • Cast: Mehdi Dehbi, Michelle Monaghan, John Ortiz, Tomer Sisley, Melinda Page Hamilton, Stefania LaVie Owen, Jane Adams, Sayyid El Alami, Fares Landousil, Wil Traval, Barbara Eve Harris (recurring), Iqbal Theba (recurring), Emily Kinney (recurring), Jackson Hurst (recurring), Nicole Rose Scimeca (recurring), Beau Bridges (recurring), Philip Baker Hall (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Michael Petroni; EP Mark Burnett, Roma Downey, Andrew Deane; D/EP James McTeigue
  • Studio: Industry Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Saleem Sinai was born on the stroke of midnight on August 15, 1947, the same time as India's independence. His every act is mirrored and magnified in events that sway the course of India's national affairs - his health and well-being are inextricably bound to those of his nation. His life is inseparable and at times indistinguishable from the history of his country. Perhaps most remarkable are the telepathic powers linking him with India's 1,000 other "midnight's children," all born in that initial hour and endowed with magical gifts.
  • Cast:
  • Team: EP Salman Rushdie
  • Studio:
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A romantic musical drama that looks at the love stories connecting a diverse, disparate group of people in contemporary Los Angeles through the music that lives inside their hearts and minds.
  • Cast: Madeline Stowe, Jenna Dewan, Callie Hernandez, Campbell Scott, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Jahmil French, Megan Ferguson, Evan Whitten
  • Team: W/EP Joshua Safran; EP Megan Ellison, Sue Naegle, Ali Krug; D/EP Jesse Peretz
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Fox 21 Television Studios, Annapurna Pictures
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: A good-natured public high school teacher works at his alma mater. He takes on teaching gifted but misfit kids to not only save them from being "counseled out" by a bully bureaucrat assistant principal, but also to help them unlock their full potential.
  • Cast: Gabriel Iglesias, Sherri ShepherdJacob Vargas, Maggie Geha, Cree Cicchino, Richard Gant, Tucker Albrizzi (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Gabriel Iglesias, Kevin Hench; EP Joe Meloche, Ron DeBlasio; Co-EP Peter Murietta, Luisa Leschin, Sam Sklavar
  • Studio:
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: After the death of his wife Sarah, John West packs up his three children and moves from their hectic urban life to his small northern hometown to take command of the local search-and-rescue service. Once there, the family struggles with their new surroundings, new friends and accepting Sarah's death. The children's aunt helps John and his children heal as she copes with the loss of her sister and her desire to have a family of her own.
  • Cast: Billy Baldwin, Kathleen Robertson, Amalia Williamson, Spencer MacPherson, Taylor Thorne, Michelle Nolden (recurring), Michael Xavier (recurring), Peter MacNeill (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Mark Bacci, Dwayne Hill, David Cormican; EP Billy Baldwin, Don Carmody; D/EP Bradley Walsh
  • Studio: CBC, Don Carmody Television
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: College freshman Jack Morton joins a fabled society, The Order, where he is thrust into a world of magic, monsters and intrigue. As Jack goes deeper, he uncovers dark family secrets and an underground battle between werewolves and the magical dark arts.
  • Cast: Jake Manley, Sarah Grey, Matt Frewer, Sam Trammell, Max Martini
  • Team: W/EP Dennis Heaton, Shelley Eriksen; EP Chad Oakes, Michael Frislev, David Von Ancken
  • Studio: Nomadic Pictures
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Hourlong)
  • Logline: Payton is a wealthy Santa Barbara resident. Each season will center on a different political race that he is involved in.
  • Cast: Ben Platt, Barbra Streisand, Gwyneth Paltrow, Zoey Deutch, Laura Dreyfuss, Lucy Boynton, Rahne Jones
  • Team: W/EP Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, Ian Brennan
  • Studio: Fox 21 Television Studios, Ryan Murphy Television, Brad Falchuk Teley-Vision
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Single mother Nicole Reese is raising her son Dion after the death of her husband. The normal dramas of raising a son as a single mom are amplified when Dion starts to manifest several magical, superhero-like abilities. Nicole must now keep her son's gifts secret with the help of her husband's best friend Pat, and protect Dion from antagonists out to exploit him while figuring out the origin of his abilities.
  • Cast: Alisha Wainwright, Ja'Siah Young, Jason Ritter, Jazmyn Simon, Michael B. Jordan (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Carol Barbee; EP Michael B. Jordan, Dennis Liu, Charles D. King, Kim Roth, Poppy Hanks, Kenny Goodman, Michael Green; D/EP Seith Mann
  • Studio: Outlier Society Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A prequel series to One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. The origin story begins in 1947 and follows Nurse Ratched's journey and evolution from nurse to monster. The show will follow her deadly progression through the mental health care system.
  • Cast: Sarah Paulson
  • Team: W/Co-EP Evan Romansky; EP Michael Douglas, Aleen Keshishian, Margaret Riley, Jacob Epstein; P Sarah Paulson, Paul Zaentz; D/EP Ryan Murphy
  • Studio: Fox 21 Television Studios, Lighthouse Management
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedic Drama
  • Logline: Otis Thompson is a socially awkward high school virgin who lives with his mother, an uninhibited sex therapist. He teams up with whip-smart bad-girl Maeve to set up an underground sex therapy clinic at his high school to deal with their fellow students' weird and wonderful problems.
  • Cast: Gillian Anderson, Asa Butterfield, Ncuti Gatwa, Connor Swindells, Kedar Williams-Stirling, James Purefoy 
  • Team: W/EP Laurie Nunn; EP Jamie Campbell, Joel Wilson; D/EP Ben Taylor
  • Studio: Eleven Films
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Eli Cohen is one of the most legendary spies in the world. He lived in Damascus undercover in the beginning of the '60s, spying for Israel. He managed to embed himself into Syrian high society and rise through the ranks of its politics. His actions, connections and immense sacrifice have had lasting consequences, shaping the Middle East of today.
  • Cast: Sacha Baron Cohen, Noah Emmerich 
  • Team: W/EP/D Gideon Raff; EP Alain Goldman
  • Studio: Legende Films, Canal Plus
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: The friendship between two 30-year-old bird women who live in the same apartment building: Tuca, a cocky and care-free toucan, and Bertie, an anxious, day-dreaming songbird.
  • Cast: Tiffany Haddish, Ali Wong 
  • Team: W/EP Lisa Hanawalt; EP Tiffany Haddish, Raphael Bob-Waksberg, Noel Bright, Steven A. Cohen, Michael Eisner
  • Studio: Torante Company, Shadowmachine
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Charlie is a struggling DJ and eternal bachelor given a final chance at success when he reluctantly becomes a manny to his famous best friend's problem-child daughter.
  • Cast: Idris Elba, Piper Perabo, JJ Feild, Frankie Hervey
  • Team: W/EP Laura Neal, Femi Oyeniran, Victoria Asare-Archer; EP Idris Elba, Gary Reich; Co-EP Martin Joyce, Ana Garanito; P Gil Isles; D/EP Tristram Shapeero
  • Studio: Brown Eyed Boy Productions, Green Door Pictures
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The estranged members of a dysfunctional family of superheroes called the Umbrella Academy work together to solve their father's mysterious death while coming apart at the seams due to their divergent personalities and abilities.
  • Cast: Ellen Page, Tom Hopper, Emmy Raver-Lampman, David Castaneda, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher, Mary J. Blige, Cameron Britton, Colm Feore, Adam Godley, Ashley Madekwe (recurring), John Magaro, Kate Walsh (recurring)
  • Team: SR/EP Steve Blackman; EP Mike Richardson, Keith Goldberg; Co-EP Gerard Way
  • Studio: Universal Cable Productions, Bluegrass Television, Dark Horse Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Tells the true story of Marie, a teenager who was charged with lying about having been raped, and the two female detectives who followed a twisting path to arrive at the truth.
  • Cast: Toni Collette, Merritt Wever, Kaitlyn Dever, Danielle Macdonald, Kai Lennox (recurring), Dale Dickey (recurring), Austin Hébert (recurring), Omar Maskati (recurring), Elizabeth Marvel (recurring), Liza Lapira (recurring), Eric Lange (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP/SR Susannah Grant; W/EP Michael Chabon, Ayelet Waldman; EP Katie Couric, Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly; D/EP Lisa Cholodenko
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Timberman/Beverly Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Based on the New York Magazine story "How Anna Delvey Tricked New York's Party People" by Jessica Pressler. Anna Delvey conned rich people and banks into giving her money by posing as a wealthy German heiress, using their cash to live a lavish, high-society lifestyle.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Shonda Rhimes
  • Studio: Shondaland
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Follows a young woman named Nadia on her journey as the guest of honor at a seemingly inescapable party one night in New York.
  • Cast: Natasha Lyonne
  • Team: W/EP Natasha Lyonne, Amy Poehler, Leslye Headland; EP Brooke Posch, Dave Becky
  • Studio: Universal Television, Paper Kite Productions, Jax Media, 3 Arts Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Teens are forced to take matters into their own hands when they return to their town from a trip cut short to find that everyone is missing and there's no way out of the town. Teens will party, panic, grieve, fight and ultimately be forced to decide how to deal with the unthinkable.
  • Cast: Kathryn Newton
  • Team: W/EP Chris Keyser; D/EP Marc Webb
  • Studio:
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Anthology (Episodic)
  • Logline: Each episode will be based on a song from the country music icon Dolly Parton.
  • Cast:
  • Team: EP Dolly Parton, Sam Haskell
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Dixie Pixie Productions, Magnolia Hill Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Dr. Luther Swann enters a world of horror when a mysterious disease transforms his best friend, Michael Fayne, into a murderous predator who feeds on other humans. As the disease spreads and more people are transformed, society fractures into opposing camps pitting normal people against the growing number of these vampires. Swann races against time to understand what's happening, while Fayne rises to become the powerful underground leader of the vampires.
  • Cast: Ian Somerhalder, Adrian Holmes, Jacky Lai, Peter Outerbridge, Laura Vandervoort, Kyle Breitkopf, Kimberly-Sue Murray
  • Team: W/EP William Laurin, Glenn Davis; EP Eric Birnberg, Thomas Walden, David Ozer, Ted Adams, James Gibb; D/EP Brad Turner
  • Studio: IDW Entertainment, Marada Pictures, High Park Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

WANDERLUST
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Joy Richards is a therapist trying to find a way to keep her spark alive with her husband after a cycling accident causes them to reassess their relationship. As we meet her family, friends, neighbors and clients, remarkable yet relatable stories of love, lust and forbidden desire emerge.
  • Cast: Toni Collette, Steven Mackintosh, Zawe Ashton, Joe Hurst, Emma D'Arcy, Celeste Dring, Royce Pierreson, William Ash, Jeremy Swift, Anastasia Hille, Sophie Okonedo
  • Team: W/EP Nick Payne; EP Roanna Benn, Jude Liknaitzky, Lucy Richer; D/EP Luke Snellin, Lucy Tchemiak
  • Studio: Drama Republic
  • Premieres: October 19, 2018

  • Genre: Anthology (Season-Long)
  • Logline: A social thriller that explores the ripple effects of what happens when acceptable people start doing unacceptable things. Each season will tackle a different morality tale inspired by culturally consequential source material, and the power of a single fateful decision to change the trajectory of an entire life.
  • Cast: Renée Zellweger, Jane Levy, Blake Jenner, Samantha Ware, Juan Castano, Keith Powers, Saamer Usmani, Dave Annable, Louis Herthum
  • Team: W/EP Mike Kelley; EP Robert Zemeckis, Melissa Loy, Alex Garnter, Charles Roven, Jack Rapke; Co-EP Jackie Levine
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Page Fright Productions, Atlas Entertainment, Compari Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: When the body of a legendary Manchester DJ is discovered 20 years after his mysterious disappearance from Ibiza, his sister returns to the Spanish island to find out what happened. Her investigation will lead her through a thrilling world of dance music, super yachts, lies and cover-ups, forcing her to confront the darker sides of her own character in a place where people live life on the edge.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Alex Pina; EP Sharon Hughff, Cristina Lopez Ferraz
  • Studio: Left Bank Productions, Vancouver Media
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Geralt of Rivia, a solitary monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts. But when destiny hurtles him toward a powerful sorceress and a young princess with a dangerous secret, the three must learn to navigate the increasingly volatile Continent together.
  • Cast: Henry Cavill
  • Team: W/EP Lauren Schmidt Hissrich; EP Sean Daniel, Jason Brown, Kathy Lingg, Tomek Baginski, Jarek Sawko; D/EP Alik Sakharov
  • Studio:
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in San Francisco's famous Chinatown, Kai Jin is an aspiring chef who becomes the latest assassin in a long-running battle between good and evil.
  • Cast: Iko Uwais, Byron Mann, Katheryn Winnick, Lewis Tan, Tommy Flanagan, Tzi Ma, JuJu Chan (recurring), Mark Dacascos (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP John Wirth; EP Chad Oakes, Mike Frislev, Tony Krantz; D/EP Stephen Fung
  • Studio: Nomadic Pictures Entertainment, Flame Ventures
  • Premieres: 2019