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)

ORDERED TO SERIES

  • 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, Eric Lange 
  • Team: W/EP Peter Moffat; EP Michael B. Jordan, Alana Mayo, Hilary Salmon
  • Studio: AMC Studios, BBC Studios, Outlier Society Productions
  • Premieres: 2021

  • 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: Annie Murphy, Eric Petersen, Mary Hollis Inboden, Alex Bonifer, Raymond Lee, Brian Howe
  • Team: W/EP Valerie Armstrong; SR/EP Craig DiGregorio; EP Rashida Jones, Will McCormack
  • Studio: AMC Studios, Le Train Train
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Young Spanish diplomat Alex Ventura unintentionally becomes the leader of a mission to recover sunken treasure stolen by Frank Wild, a notorious adventurer. Inspired by the graphic novel El Tesoro del Cisne Negro.
  • Cast: Stanley Tucci, Álvaro Mel, Ana Polvorosa, Clarke Peters, T'Nia Miller, Karra Elejalde, Manolo Solo, Blanca Portillo, Pedro Casablanc
  • Team: W/EP/D Alejandro Amenábar; W/EP Alejandro Hernandez
  • Studio: AMC Studios, Movistar+, MOD Pictures
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama (Half Hour, Stop-Motion)
  • Logline: The series details stop-motion animation of baby dolls repurposed as a grown-up cast of characters. The story hinges on an investigation into the mysterious disappearance of fictional metropolis Mega City's most famous magnate. Two intrepid detectives follow the case, rallying to fight against their city's dangerous corruption, at a high cost to themselves and their families, all in pursuit of a gentler place to call home.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Steve Conrad; EP Seth Green, John Harvatine IV, Matthew Senreich, Eric Towner, Chris Waters; P Jennifer Scher, Jeff Dieter, Tom Glynn
  • Studio: Stoopid Buddy Stoodios
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Anthology (Season-Long)
  • Logline: The tragically funny story of a middle-class midwestern family tumbling down the ladder of American society; periodically bursting into song as they struggle to catch themselves.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP/D Scott Z. Burns; EP Mark Johnson, T Bone Burnett
  • Studio: AMC Studios
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama (Animated)
  • Logline: Set in a world where uploaded consciousness is a reality, Maddie is a bullied teen who receives mysterious help from someone online. The stranger is soon revealed to be her recently deceased father, David, whose consciousness has been uploaded to the Cloud following an experimental brain scan. David is the first of a new kind of being: an "Uploaded Intelligence" or UI, but he will not be the last, as a global conspiracy unfolds that threatens to trigger a new kind of world war.
  • Cast: Daniel Dae Kim, Katie Chang, Taylor Schilling, Rosemarie DeWitt, Aaron Eckhart, Paul Dano, Ron Livingston, Chris Diamantopoulos, Raza Jaffrey, Scoot McNairy, Anika Noni Rose, Grey Griffin, SungWon Cho, Kevin Durand, Samuel Roukin, Krystina Alabado
  • Team: W/EP Craig Silverstein
  • Studio: AMC Studios, Titmouse
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A spinoff of The Walking Dead following the continued adventures of Daryl and Carol.
  • Cast: Norman Reedus, Melissa McBride
  • Team: W/EP Angela Kang, Scott M. Gimple
  • Studio: AMC Studios
  • Premieres: 2023