Monday, January 1, 2018

USA - 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: Based on the experiences of former LAPD Detective Greg Kading, the drama chronicles the two major police investigations into the sudden deaths of Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls. Every season of the show will focus on a different unsolved murder.
  • Cast: Josh Duhamel, Jimmi Simpson, Bokeem Woodbine, Marcc Rose, Wavyy Jonez, Luke James, Aisha Hinds, LeToya Luckett, Jamie McShane, Brent Sexton, Amirah Vann (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Kyle Long; EP Mark Taylor; D/EP Anthony Hemingway
  • Studio: Universal Cable Productions, Hemingway|Taylor
  • Premieres: February 27, 2018


ORDERED TO PILOT

RUN FOR YOUR LIFE
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set on the last night of Dia de Los Muertos, a grieving detective is thrust into a deadly game to bring someone back from the dead.
  • Cast: Josh Segarra, Andrew Jacobs, Carlos Leal, Danube Hermosillo, Angela Alvarado, Jennifer Landon, Kadeem Hardison, Fernanda Andrade
  • Team: W/Co-EP Chris Cullari, Jennifer Raite; EP Jason Blum, Jeremy Gold, Marci Wiseman, Jessica Rhoades; D/Co-EP Patricia Riggen
  • Studio: Universal Television, Blumhouse Television
  • Notes: Produced by both USA and Syfy, with the final decision on which network may ultimately air it being made after the pilot is finished.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The lawyers of Pearson Specter Litt reunite with their old friend Jessica Pearson (Torres) as she adjusts to her new life in Chicago. When she is forced to enter the dirty world of Chicago politics, she must rely on her legal wits and valiant relationships from the firm to navigate the unknown territory.
  • Cast: Gina Torres, Rebecca Rittenhouse, Morgan Spector, Simon Kassianides 
  • Team: W/EP Aaron Korsh, Daniel Arkin; EP Doug Liman, David Bartis, Gene Klein; D/EP Anton Cropper
  • Studio: Universal Cable Productions, Hypnotic Films
  • Notes: Backdoor pilot airing as Season 7 finale of Suits.