Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Paramount - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

  • Genre: Comedic Drama
  • Logline: A multicultural mix of men and women are deployed as Army medics to a forward operating base in Afghanistan nicknamed "The Orphanage." Together, they endure a dangerous and Kafkaesque world that leads to self-destructive appetites, outrageous behavior, intense camaraderie and occasionally, a profound sense of purpose. Based on the Israeli format Charlie Golf One.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Roberto Benabib; EP Brian Glazer, Ron Howard, Francie Calfo, Samie Kim Falvey, Zion Rubin, Efrat Shmaya Dror, Danna Stern
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Imagine Television
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: On the day of his mandatory retirement from the United States Border Patrol, agent Ben Clemens discovers an illicit tunnel used to mainline black market goods into the United States from Mexico. This soon puts Clemens in the crosshairs of the criminal mastermind he's spent his career trying to destroy.
  • Cast: Michael Chiklis
  • Team: W/EP David Graziano, Michael Carnes, Josh Gilbert; EP Mike Richardson, Keith Goldberg, Rebecca Hobbs; D/EP Michelle MacLaren
  • Studio: Sony Pictures Television, Dark Horse Entertainment, MacLaren Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: 20-something Emily, an American from the Midwest, moves to Paris for an unexpected job opportunity and is tasked with bringing her American point of view to a French marketing firm. 
  • Cast: Lily Collins 
  • Team: W/EP Darren Star; EP Tony Hernandez
  • Studio: Jax Media
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A psychiatrist moves with her family from California to her husband's hometown in Mississippi only to uncover shameful secrets that irrevocably change the lives of everyone involved.
  • Cast: Josh Hartnett, Bridget Regan, Barbara Hershey, Gail Bean, Danielle Deadwyler, Shane McRae, Nick Nolte, Elaine Hendrix (recurring), Brett Rice (recurring), Silas Weir Mitchell (recurring), Autry Haydon-Wilson (recurring), John Marshall Jones (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Rodes Fishburne; SR/EP Arika Lisanne Mittman; EP David Kanter, Jeff Okin, Romeo Tirone; D/EP John Lee Hancock
  • Studio: Paramount Television, Anonymous Content
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in 1990s London, Gal Dove is a brilliant thief who's seduced into the underworld through his relationships with gangster Don Love, criminal mastermind Teddy Bass and adult film star DeeDee. Prequel to the 2000 feature film of the same name starring Ray Winstone and Ben Kingsley. 
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Michael Caleo; EP Matt Manfredi, Phil Hay, Louis Mellis, David Scinto; D/EP Karyn Kusama
  • Studio: Paramount Television, Anonymous Content, Familystyle
  • Premieres: 2020