Monday, January 1, 2018

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

ORDERED TO SERIES

AMBITIONS
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Having recently relocated and intent on revitalizing her marriage, one woman finds herself going head to head with some of the most powerful and deceitful players in the city.
  • Cast: Robin Givens, Essence Atkins, Brian White, Kendrick Cross, Brely Evans, Erica Page
  • Team: W/EP Jamey Giddens; SR/EP Kevin Arkadie; EP Will Packer, Sheila Ducksworth; D/EP Benny Boom
  • Studio: Lionsgate Television, Debmar-Mercury, Will Packer Media
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A coming-of-age drama that centers on a 14-year-old prodigy from the projects. Haunted by the death of his closest friend, and relying on his hardworking mother to find a way out of poverty, he must choose between the streets that raised him or the higher education that may offer him a way out. Set in South Florida at the end of the Obama administration, the drama is inspired by events in McCraney's own life and explores the precarious balance needed for the making of a man.
  • Cast: Phylicia Rashad, Akili McDowell, Nathaniel Logan McIntyre, Isaiah Johnson, Ade Chike Torbert, Jordan Bolger, Cayden K. Williams, Travis Coles, Alana Arenas, Gillian Williams (recurring), Ruben Santiago-Hudson (recurring), Elvis Nolasco (recurring), Randy Gonzalez (recurring), Lela Rochon (recurring), Trace Lysette (recurring), Liza Colon-Zayas (recurring), Juanita Jennings (recurring), Lindsey Blackwell (recurring), Solomon Valdez (recurring), Teshi Thomas (recurring), Nick Creegan (recurring), Kimaya Naomi (recurring), Logan Rozos (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Tarell Alvin McCraney; SR/EP Dee Harris-Lawrence; EP Michael B. Jordan, Mike Kelley, Melissa Loy
  • Studio: Warner Horizon Television, Outlier Productions, Page Fright Productions
  • Premieres: 2019