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, Reggie Lee (recurring), Nadia Gray (recurring), Lindsey Gort (recurring), Mitch Silpa (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Greg Spottiswood; EP Leonard Goldstein; D/EP Mike Robin
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, CBS Television Studios
  • Premieres: September 23, 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: September 23, 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 MacLachlanIto AghayereJean-Luc Bilodeau, Sabrina Jalees, Lucas Neff, Ashley Tisdale (replacing Bonnie Dennison), Cedric Yarbrough (recurring)
  • 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: September 26, 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, Christine Lahti, Kurt Fuller 
  • Team: W/EP/D Robert King; W/EP Michelle King; EP Liz Glotzer
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, King Size Productions
  • Premieres: September 26, 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-HughesKellan 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, Joseph Lyle Taylor, Thomas Sadoski, Vladimir CaamaƱo 
  • Team: W/EP Paul Attanasio; SR/EP Tom Szentgyorgyi; 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: September 26, 2019

ORDERED TO PILOT

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Mickey Haller is an iconoclastic idealistic who runs his law practice out of the back of his Lincoln town car as he takes on cases big and small across Los Angeles. Based on the novel by Michael Connelly.
  • Cast: 
  • Team: W/EP David E. Kelley; EP Michael Connelly, Ross Fineman
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, A+E Studios
  • Notes: Series commitment.