Monday, January 1, 2018

TBS - 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 (Animated)
  • Logline: A surreal take on transitioning from 20-something to 30-something, a married couple juggles such every day challenges as parenthood, friendship, ham theft, stripper clowns and choosing the right day care.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP J.G. Quintel
  • Studio: Cartoon Network Studios, Studio T
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Set in a surreal version of Los Angeles, Donny and Cory are roommates who look out for each other. Donny, a responsible adult with the temperament and outlook of a child, relies on guidance and life advice from Cory, the dad-like 30-something who has been crashing on his couch for quite some time.
  • Cast: Donny Divanian, Cory Loykasek
  • Team: W/EP Donny Divanian, Cory Loykasek, Robb Boardman; EP Dave Kneebone, Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim
  • Studio: Studio T, Absolutelyin
  • Premieres: 2019

ORDERED TO PILOT

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: A 14-year-old Persian boy desperately tries to fit in during high school, cope with his mother's dating life, and reconcile his cultural identity.
  • Cast: Nasim Pedrad, Jake Ryan 
  • Team: W/EP Nasim Pedrad; SR/EP Hayes Davenport; EP Oly Obst, Rob Rosell
  • Studio: Studio T, 3 Arts Entertainment
  • Notes:

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Hattie, a queer black girl, and her two best friends, Marie and Nina, spend their days talking shit and chasing their dreams. The series explores friendship, finding love and screwing everything up along the way.
  • Cast: Jonica T. Gibbs, Christina Elmore, Gabrielle Graham, Sophina Brown
  • Team: W/EP Lena Waithe; EP Andrew Coles
  • Studio: Hillman Grad Productions, The Mission Entertainment
  • Notes: Based on Waithe's YouTube series of the same name.