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)


  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: A followup series to 2018's The Alienist based on the novel of the same name by Caleb Carr. Now running her own detective agency, Sara Howard goes to Dr. Laszlo Kreizler and John Moore for help in tracking down a killer.
  • Cast: Daniel Brühl, Luke Evans, Dakota Fanning
  • Team: W/EP Frank Pugliese; EP Eric Roth, Steve Golin, Rosalie Swedlin, Cary Joji Fukunaga
  • Studio: Studio T, Paramount Television, Anonymous Content
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Two androids are tasked with raising human children on a mysterious, virgin planet. As the colony of humans divides over religious differences, the androids learn controlling the beliefs of humans is a treacherous, difficult job.
  • Cast: Travis Fimmel, Amanda Collin, Abubakar Salim, Winta McGrath, Niamh Algar, Felix Jamieson, Ethan Hazzard, Jordan Loughran, Aasiya Shah, Ivy Wong, Matias Varela 
  • Team: W/EP Aaron Guzikowski; EP David W. Zucker, Jordan Sheehan, Adam Kolbrenner, Robyn Meisinger; D/EP Ridley Scott
  • Studio: Studio T, Scott Free Productions, Madhouse Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

  • 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: 2019


  • 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: Anika Noni Rose, Chanté Adams, Geffri Maya 
  • Team: W/EP David Schneiderman; EP Stefanie Huie, Charles D. King, Kim Roth, Poppy Hanks; P Ann Wolfe; D/EP Tina Mabry
  • 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, Sharon Gless, Kevin Dunn, Hannah Rae, Yasha Jackson 
  • 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: