Wednesday, January 1, 2020

AMC - Upcoming Shows and Pilots

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


  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Moses Johnson, a promising African American high school athlete, is swept up in Chicago's notoriously corrupt justice system. Taken by police as a gang member, he's put into the eye of a storm as police and prosecutors seek revenge for the death of an officer in a drug bust gone bad.
  • Cast: Courtney B. Vance, Tosin Cole, Bentley Green
  • Team: W/EP Peter Moffat; EP Michael B. Jordan, Alana Mayo, Hilary Salmon
  • Studio: AMC Studios, BBC Studios, Outlier Society Productions
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Anthology (Season-Long)
  • Logline: A group of ordinary people stumble onto a puzzle hiding just behind the veil of everyday life. They will come to find that the mystery winds far deeper than they ever imagined.
  • Cast: Jason Segel, Richard E. Grant, Sally Field, Eve Lindley, AndrĂ© Benjamin, Tara Lynne Barr (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Jason Segel; SR/EP Mark Friedman; EP Scott Rudin, Eli Bush, Garrett Basch, Jeff Freilich; D/EP Alethea Jones
  • Studio: AMC Studios
  • Premieres: March 1, 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The secret life of a type of woman people think they know: the sitcom wife. The series will explore what the world looks like through her eyes, alternating between single-camera realism and multi-camera comedy, and imagining what happens when the sitcom wife breaks free of her confines and forces the world to let her take the lead.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Valerie Armstrong; SR/EP Craig DiGregorio; EP Rashida Jones, Will McCormack
  • Studio: AMC Studios, Le Train Train
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Tells the story of Charles Ingram, a former British army major, who caused a major scandal in the early 2000s after being caught cheating his way to winning £1 million on the game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? It tells how Ingram, his wife Diana and an accomplice, Tecwen Whittock, who was sitting in the audience, initially pulled off the on-screen heist before being caught and standing trial.
  • Cast: Matthew Macfadyen, Michael Sheen, Sian Clifford, Mark Bonnar, Helen McCrory, Michael Jibson, Aisling Bea
  • Team: W/EP James Graham; EP Andy Harries, Dan Winch, William Village; D/EP Stephen Frears
  • Studio: Sony Pictures Television, Left Bank Pictures
  • Premieres: May 25, 2020

  • Genre: Anthology (Episodic)
  • Logline: Set 15 years in the future, when science makes a discovery that changes the lives of everyone on the planet - a way for people to find their soulmate. Each episode will tell the story of a different couple and explore the cost of finding true love, with each one different in tone and featuring a spectrum of characters and relationships.
  • Cast: Sarah Snook, David Costabile, Sonya Cassidy, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Darren Boyd, Dolly Wells, Karima McAdams, Laia Costa, Shamier Anderson, Georgina Campbell, Henry Goodman, Sofia Oxenham, Nathan Stewart Jarrett, Sandra Teles, Letty Thomas, Adam El Hagar, Charlie Heaton, Malin Akerman, Joe Anderson, Steven Mackintosh, Betsy Brandt, JJ Feild, Tom Goodman-Hill
  • Team: W/EP Will Bridges, Brett Goldstein; EP Jolyon Symonds
  • Studio: AMC Studios, Fearless Minds
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Two young female protagonists are part of the first generation to come of age in the apocalypse. Some will become heroes. Some will become villains. In the end, all of them will be changed forever. Grown-up and cemented in their identities, both good and bad.
  • Cast: Alexa Mansour, Aliyah Royale, Nicolas Cantu, Hal Cumpston, Annet Mahendru, Nico Tortorella, Julia OrmondJoe Holt (recurring), Natalie Gold (recurring), Al Calderon (recurring), Scott Adsit (recurring), Ted Sutherland (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Scott M. Gimple, Matt Negrete; D/EP Jordan Vogt-Roberts
  • Studio: AMC Studios
  • Premieres: April 12, 2020