Monday, January 1, 2018

YouTube Red - Upcoming Shows and Pilots

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


  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Set 30 years after the events of the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament, a down and out Johnny Lawrence, seeking redemption, reopens the infamous Cobra Kai dojo. It reignites his rivalry with a now-successful Daniel LaRusso, who has been struggling to maintain balance in his life without the guidance of his mentor, Mr. Miyagi. The season follows the duo addressing demons from their past and present frustrations - through karate.
  • Cast: Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, Courtney Henggeler, Mary Mouser, Xolo Maridueña, Tanner Buchanan, Ed Asner (guest), Diora Baird (recurring), Vanessa Rubio (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP/D Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg; W/EP Josh Heald; EP Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, James Lassiter, Caleb Pinkett
  • Studio: Sony Pictures Television, Overbrook Entertainment
  • Premieres: May 2, 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A rebellious 16-year-old girl has always felt different from her peers and has longed to escape from her seemingly quaint small town. She soon discovers she has the extraordinary ability to teleport.
  • Cast: Maddie Hasson, Missi Pyle, Sarah Desjardins, Enuka Okuma, Craig Arnold, David James Elliott
  • Team: W/EP Jeffrey Lieber, Jason Horwitch, Gary Spinelli; SR/EP Lauren LeFranc; D/EP Doug Liman
  • Studio: Universal Cable Productions, Hypnotic
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Chaotic misadventures ensure as Liza takes on various gigs, tasks and odd jobs in her quest to climb the ranks and become an "elite tasker."
  • Cast: Liza Koshy, Kimiko Glenn, Travis Coles
  • Team: W/EP/D Deborah Kaplan, Harry Elfont; W/EP Liza Koshy; EP Courtney Carter; P Sam Childs
  • Studio: Above Average
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A group of 10 strangers become stranded on a spacecraft traveling to a distant planet. The passengers must work together to survive but soon discover that one of them is not who they thought.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Mika Watkins; EP Andy Harries, Rob Bullock, Suzanne Mackie, Josh Appelbaum, André Nemec, Jeff Pinkner, Scott Rosenberg
  • Studio: Sony Pictures Television, Left Bank Pictures, Midnight Radio, China International Television Corp.
  • Premieres: 2018

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: After a lifetime of saying no has left her single and miserable on her 35th birthday, a workaholic verging on a breakdown vows to plunge into the hellish world of Tinder by dating all 252 of her matches. Spurred on by her sister - a young married woman experiencing a seven-year itch - the sisters are joined by their recently widowed mother, now also a part of the online dating scene, leading to a multi-generational comedy about relationships - both romantic and familial.
  • Cast: Carly Craig, Rosanna Arquette, Chelsea Frei
  • Team: W/EP/D Daniel Reisinger; W/EP Carly Craig; SR/EP Robin Schiff; EP Jeremy Garelick; P Sam Anzel
  • Studio:
  • Premieres: 2018