Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Starz - 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: The close working relationship of Dublin detectives Rob Reilly and Cassie Maddox is sorely tested when murder cases bring up pieces of their pasts both would rather forget. Based on the novels by Tana French.
  • Cast: Killian Scott, Sarah Greene, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor, Moe Dunford, Leah McNamara, Ian Kenny, Eugene O'Hare, Jonny Holden, Conleth Hill, Peter McDonald
  • Team: W/EP Sarah Phelps; EP Kate Harwood, Noemi Spanos, Alan Gasmer, Peter Jaysen, Ed Guiney, Elizabeth Kilgarriff; D/EP Saul Dibb
  • Studio: Fremantle, Euston Films, Veritas Entertainment, Element Pictures
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Jackie Quinones is a lesbian National Marine Fisheries Services officer, happy to use her gun and badge to pick up tourist chicks in "P-Town" - the gay mecca of Provincetown, Massachusetts. But when she finds a body washed up on the beach - collateral damage of the opioid epidemic - her life begins to circle the drain. As she faces her own addictive behaviors, she becomes increasingly obsessed with solving the murder. She is forced to confront the dark side of the idyllic summer spot - all the while putting herself and her sobriety in danger.
  • Cast: Monica Raymund, James Badge Dale, Riley Voelkel, Shane Harper, Atkins Estimond, Amaury Nolasco, Dohn Norwood
  • Team: W/EP Rebecca Cutter; SR/EP Gary Lennon; EP Jerry Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman, Kristie Anne Reed; D/EP Rachel Morrison
  • Studio: Jerry Bruckheimer Television
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set down deep in the Mississippi Delta, where lies an oasis of grit and glitter in a rough patch of human existence where beauty can be hard to find. The southern-fried drama tells the kaleidoscopic story of a little-strip-club-that-could and the big characters who come through its doors - the hopeful, the lost, the broken, the ballers, the beautiful and the damned. Trap music meets film noir in this lyrical and atmospheric series that dares to ask what happens when small-town folk dream beyond the boundaries of the Piggly Wiggly and the pawnshop.
  • Cast: Brandee Evans, Nicco Annan, Shannon Thornton, J. Alphonse Nicholson, Carolyn Braver, Parker Sawyers, Elarica Johnson, Harriett D. Foy, Tyler Lepley, Dan J. Johnson, Isaiah Washington (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Katori Hall; Co-EP Patrik-Ian Polk; CP Khaliah Neal; D/EP Karena Evans
  • Studio: Chernin Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2019

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Myfanwy Thomas wakes up in the rain beside London's Millennium Bridge with no memory of who she is and no way to explain the circle of latex-gloved dead bodies splayed around her. When she discovers she is a high-ranking official in the Checquy, Britain's last truly secret service for people with paranormal abilities, Myfanwy will have to navigate the dangerous and complex world of the agency to uncover who wiped her memory - and why she is a target. ased on the novel by Daniel O'Malley.
  • Cast: Emma Greenwell, Olivia Munn, Joely Richardson, Adrian Lester, Ronan Raftery, Catherine Steadman, Jon Fletcher, Shelley Conn, James D'Arcy
  • Team: W/EP Sam Holcroft, Al Muriel; SR/EP Lisa Zwerling, Karyn Usher; EP Stephen Garrett; D/EP Kari Skogland
  • Studio: Lionsgate Television, Liberty Global, Carpool Entertainment, Character 7
  • Premieres: June 30, 2019