Monday, January 1, 2018

TNT - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: A followup series to 2018's The Alienist based on the novel of the same name by Caleb Carr. The story picks up a year later and focuses on the disappearance of a Spanish diplomat's daughter.
  • Cast: Daniel Brühl, Luke Evans, Dakota Fanning
  • Team: EP Eric Roth, Steve Golin, Rosalie Swedlin, Cary Joji Fukunaga
  • Studio: Studio T, Paramount Television, Anonymous Content
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Fauna Hodel was given away by her teenage birth mother to a black restroom attendant in a Nevada casino in 1949. As Fauna begins to investigate the secrets to her past, she follows a sinister trail that swirls ever closer to an infamous Hollywood gynecologist, Dr. George Hodel, a man involved in the darkest Hollywood debauchery, the spider in the web around the legendary "Black Dahlia" murder of Elizabeth Short in Los Angeles in 1947.
  • Cast: Chris Pine, Leland Orser, India Eisley, Jefferson Mays, Yul Vazquez, Justin Cornwell, Dylan Smith, Jay Paulson, Golden Brooks, Connie NielsenShoniqua Shondai (recurring), Arlen Escarpeta (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Sam Sheridan; EP Chris Pine, Michael Sugar; D/EP Patty Jenkins
  • Studio: Studio T
  • Premieres: 2019


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  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A morally complex thriller about three damaged people trying to start over: Emma is a woman who once looked into the eyes of a dangerous killer, John is a former serial predator desperate to find redemption, and Mary is a mother obsessed with finding her missing daughter. As each of them is pushed to the edge, the truth about their pasts and their motives grow ever murkier, blurring the lines between victim and perpetrator.
  • Cast: Amy BrennemanLily RabeHamish Linklater, Enrique Murciano, Chiara Aurelia, Ashley Madekwe, Bryant Tardy, Xavier Samuel, Stella Baker, Marque Richardson (recurring), Charles Esten (recurring), Katherine Willis (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Harriet Warner; EP Bruna Papandrea, Casey Haver; D/EP Houda Benyamina
  • Studio: Studio T, Made Up Stories
  • Premieres: 2018

ORDERED TO PILOT

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The story of a brilliant-yet-damaged woman with a "kill or be killed" mentality. While those qualities make her a great boxing trainer, they tend to cause problems in the rest of her life.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP David Schneiderman; EP Stefanie Huie, Charles D. King, Kim Roth, Poppy Hanks; P Ann Wolfe
  • Studio: Studio T, MACRO
  • Notes: Inspired by the life of Ann Wolfe.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Former beauty queen turned small town bureaucrat Constance Young's life is thrown into turmoil after her husband's mysterious death. Realizing she and her family are on the verge of financial ruin, she turns to cooking the books at City Hall, while simultaneously trying to reinvent herself through the hyper-competitive world of direct-sales cosmetics.
  • Cast: Elisabeth Shue
  • Team: W/EP KC Perry; EP Elisabeth Shue, Robert Downey Jr., Susan Downey, Amanda Burrell, Bill Dubuque, Tom Lesinski, Jenna Santoianni; D/EP Jesse Peretz
  • Studio: Studio T, Sonar Entertainment, Team Downey
  • Notes: