Tuesday, January 1, 2019

CBS - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Pulling back the curtain on the court system, the drama follows the dedicated, chaotic, hopeful and sometimes absurd lives of the judges, assistant district attorneys and public defenders as they work with bailiffs, clerks, cops and jurors to bring justice to the people of Los Angeles.
  • Cast: Simone MissickMarg HelgenbergerWilson BethelJessica CamachoJ. Alex BrinsonLindsay Mendez, Ruthie Ann Miles
  • Team: W/EP Greg Spottiswood; EP Leonard Goldstein; D/EP Mike Robin
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, CBS Television Studios
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: After having a heart attack, a man falls in love with his Nigerian nurse and sets his sights on getting her to give him a chance.
  • Cast: Billy Gardell, Folake Olowofoyeku, Christine Ebersole, Maribeth Monroe, Shola Adewusi, Barry Shabaka Henley, Matt Jones, Travis Wolfe Jr.
  • Team: W/EP Chuck Lorre, Eddie Gorodetsky, Al Higgins, Gina Yashere; D/EP Beth McCarthy-Miller
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Chuck Lorre Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

BLOOD & TREASURE
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A brilliant antiquities expert and a cunning art thief team up to catch a ruthless terrorist who funds his attacks through stolen treasure. As they crisscross the globe hunting their target, they unexpectedly find themselves in the center of a 2,000-year-old battle for the cradle of civilization.
  • Cast: Sofia Pernas, Matt BarrKatia Winter, Michael James Shaw, James Callis, Alicia Coppola, Anna Silk (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Matthew Federman, Stephen Scaia; SR/EP Taylor Elmore; EP Ben Silverman, Mark Vlasic; D/EP Marc Webb
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios
  • Premieres: May 21, 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: Two siblings are forced to reconnect when an outrageously wealthy trust fund baby is cut off by his father, and he and his wife move into her estranged sister's Reseda condo.
  • Cast: Jaime Camil, Pauley PerretteNatasha LeggeroIzzy Diaz, Antonio Corbo
  • Team: W/EP Alex Herschlag; EP Jaime Camil, Jennie Snyder Urman, Joanna Klein, Ben Silverman, Howard Owen, Guillermo Restrepo, Gonzalo Cilley, Maria Lucia Hernandez Frieri; D/EP Victor Gonzalez
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Sutton St. Productions, Propagate, RCN Television, Resonant Television
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: After raising her two children and retiring from teaching, Carol Chambers embarks on a unique second act: she's going to become a doctor.
  • Cast: Patricia Heaton, Kyle MacLachlanBonnie Dennison, Ito Aghayere, Jean-Luc Bilodeau, Sabrina Jalees
  • Team: W/EP Emily Halpern, Sarah Haskins; EP Patricia Heaton, David Hunt, Adam Griffin, Rebecca Stay, Aaron Kaplan, Dana Honor; D/EP Pamela Fryman
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, FourBoys Entertainment, Kapital Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A skeptical female clinical psychologist joins a priest-in-training and a blue-collar contractor as they investigate supposed miracles, demonic possessions and other extraordinary occurrences. Together they try to determine if there is a scientific explanation or if something truly supernatural is at work.
  • Cast: Katja HerbersMike ColterAasif MandviMichael Emerson, Brooklyn Shuck, Skylar Gray, Maddy Crocco, Dalya Knapp
  • Team: W/EP/D Robert King; W/EP Michelle King; EP Liz Glotzer
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, King Size Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A spinoff of FBI that follows the department of the FBI tasked with tracking and capturing the criminals on its Most Wanted list.
  • Cast: Julian McMahonKeisha Castle-HughesAlana de la GarzaKellan Lutz, Roxy Sternberg, Nathaniel Arcand 
  • Team: W/EP Dick Wolf, Rene Balcer; EP Peter Jankowski, Arthur W. Forney; D/EP Fred Berner
  • Studio: Universal Television, CBS Television Studios, Wolf Films
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: When a former high-ranking NYPD officer becomes the first female Chief of Police for Los Angeles, she uses her unflinching honesty and hardball tactics to navigate the social, political and national security issues that converge with enforcing the law.
  • Cast: Edie FalcoMichael ChernusAdelaide Clemens, Russell G. Jones, Olivia Lucy Phillip, David Fierro, Joseph Lyle Taylor
  • Team: W/EP Paul Attanasio; EP Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey; D/EP Kate Dennis
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Amblin Television
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: A widower is eager to move on from the most difficult year of his life, only to realize he's utterly unprepared to raise his two daughters on his own, and equally unprepared for the dating world where, to his shock, he's suddenly a hot commodity.
  • Cast: Walton GogginsRob Corddry, Michaela Watkins, Omar Benson Miller, Maya Lynne Robinson, Ruby Jay, Makenzie Moss
  • Team: W/EP Bill Martin, Mike Schiff; EP Aaron Kaplan, Dana Honor, Wendi Trilling, Peyton Reed; D/EP John Hamburg
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Kapital Entertainment, Trill TV
  • Premieres: 2019

ORDERED TO PILOT
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A complex and timely spy thriller centered around the head of communications for the NSA, a charming operative who finds her loyalties torn between protecting the government's secrets and her own.
  • Cast: Sophia Bush, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Raphael Acloque, Matthew Modine, Allen Leech, Dennis Haysbert, Nick Blood, Spencer Moss, Tina Huang, Judith Scott, Brian Markinson, Catherine Curtin
  • Team: W/Co-EP David C. White; EP Matt Reeves; D/EP Patricia Riggen
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, CBS Television Studios, 6th & Idaho Productions
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