Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Freeform - 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: Nicholas is a typical 25-year-old still living at home with his single dad and two teenage half sisters, who is not particularly helpful in raising his siblings, one of whom has autism. However, when their dad becomes terminally ill, the girls have to cope with not only a devastating loss but also the realization that Nicholas is the one who will have to hold it all together.
  • Cast: Josh Thomas, Kayla Cromer, Maeve Press, Adam Faison
  • Team: W/EP Josh Thomas; EP David Martin, Jon Thoday, Richard Allen-Turner, Stephanie Swedlove, Kevin Whyte; D/EP Rebecca Thomas
  • Studio: Avalon Television
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in an alternate America where witches ended their persecution 300 years ago by cutting a deal with the U.S. government to fight for their country. Three young women go from basic training in combat magic into early deployment at Fort Salem. In this world, the traditional roles of gender and power are flipped with the more dominant women on the front lines fighting looming terrorist threats that are familiar to our world, but with tactics and weapons supernatural.
  • Cast: Taylor Hickson, Amalia Holm, Jessica Sutton, Demetria McKinney, Ashley Nicole Williams 
  • Team: W/EP Eliot Laurence; EP Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Kevin Messick; D/EP Steven Adelson
  • Studio: Freeform Studios, Gary Sanchez Productions
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The five Acosta children struggle to survive together as a family after their parents are deported to Mexico. Reboot of the FOX drama that aired from 1994-2000.
  • Cast: Brandon Larracuente, Emily Tosta, Niko Guardado, Elle Paris Legaspi
  • Team: W/EP Christopher Keyser, Amy Lippman, Michal Zebede; D/EP Rodrigo Garcia
  • Studio: Sony Pictures Television
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: Self-absorbed Jesi and conservative, overachiever Becca go from strangers to sisters when they find out through a genetic testing company that they share the same birth mother. It's a contemporary ensemble comedy about identity, self-discovery and what ultimately defines us.
  • Cast: Jordin SparksGigi Zumbado, Matt Shively, Jessika Van, Davi Santos, Kris D. Lofton (replacing Brooks Brantly)
  • Team: W/EP Ranada Shepard, Casey Johnson, David Windsor; SR/EP Aeysha Carr; EP Kenya Barris, Randal Winston; D/EP Michael McDonald
  • Studio: ABC Signature
  • Premieres: 2019