Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Development News - FOX Orders Pilot for Drama 'Filthy Rich' from Tate Taylor; Geffri Maya Joins TNT's 'Beast Mode'

Development News - December 19, 2018

FOX's Filthy Rich and TNT's Beast Mode.

  • FILTHY RICH (Drama) - Written and directed by Tate Taylor (The Help). Executive produced by Taylor, Brian Grazer, John Norris and Francie Calfo. Produced by 20th Century Fox Television, Imagine Television and Wyolah Films. Logline: A larger than life Southern Gothic dramedy which revolves around two strong, sharp women who will go to any length to protect their loved ones and get their due. When the wealthy CEO of the world's largest Christian network dies in a plane crash, his wife and adult children are stunned to discover he has grown, illegitimate children who are also in his will. When the steel azalea matriarch of the family tries to pay them to go away, these newly legitimized heirs have very different ideas and insist on not only staying in town, but becoming part of the family empire.
  • Geffri Maya will co-star on the drama pilot starring Anika Noni Rose. She has previously had a recurring role on ABC's Private Practice.
  • She will play Kerry, Marsha's (Rose) daughter and the woman who essentially runs the gym while her mother trains the fighters. She loves her family but is growing increasingly frustrated by her mom's ego.