Wednesday, January 1, 2020

CBS All Access - 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: Based on the 1978 feature film, the series will focus on how Sandy, Rizzo, Jan, Marty and Frenchy came together and how the reverence, fear and moral panic they sparked changed Rydell High forever.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Annabel Oakes; EP Erik Feig
  • Studio: Paramount Television, Picturestart, Temple Hill Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Desperate to salvage her career, discredited journalist Beth Baker latches on to the story of a young mother sentenced to life in prison for maiming and murdering her husband, crimes she claims she didn't commit. In trying to uncover the truth, Beth finds herself in over her head as she contends with Colorado gun smugglers, clickbait culture, the doldrums of marriage and her own tarnished past.
  • Cast: Isla Fisher
  • Team: W/EP Rebecca Addelman; EP Isla Fisher, Sam Hansen, Jimmy Miller, Joe Farrell, Jim Ziegler, Mike Farah; Co-EP Joe Hardesty; D/EP Trent O'Donnell
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Funny or Die, Mosaic
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: After losing her job and moving from the rich side to the poor side of an Arkansas small town, an overconfident female head-of-a-household struggles to regain a higher status for herself, and for her family of oddballs. To save money, they've moved into their inherited Victorian fixer upper, the historic Harper House.
  • Cast: Rhea Seehorn, Jason Lee, Tatiana Maslany, Ryan Flynn, VyVy Nguyen, Lance Krall, Roberta Colindrez, Tessa Skara, John "Spud" McConnell, Chris Diamantopoulos, Joanna Hausmann, Gabourey Sidibe, Nyima Funk, Gary Anthony Williams
  • Team: W/EP Brad Neely; EP Katie Krentz
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, 219 Productions
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: An alien arrives on Earth at a turning point in human evolution and must confront his own past to determine our future. Based on the novel by Walter Tevis and the 1976 feature film starring David Bowie.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Alex Kurtzman, Jenny Lumet; SR/EP John Hlavin; EP Rola Bauer, Tim Halkin, Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly, Heather Kadin; Co-EP Aaron Baiers
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Tandem Productions, Secret Hideout
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Set after the world is decimated by plague and embroiled in an elemental struggle between good and evil, the fate of mankind rests on the frail shoulders of the 108-year-old Mother Abagail and a handful of survivors. Their worst nightmares are embodied in a man with a lethal smile and unspeakable powers: Randall Flagg, the Dark Man. Based on the novel by Stephen King.
  • Cast: James Marsden, Amber Heard, Odessa Young, Henry Zaga, Whoopi Goldberg, Jovan Adepo, Owen Teague, Brad William Henke, Daniel Sunjata, Alexander SkarsgĂ„rd, Nat Wolff, Eion Bailey, Katherine McNamara, Hamish Linklater, Heather Graham, Greg Kinnear, Irene Bedard, Fiona Dourif, Natalie Martinez
  • Team: W/EP/D Josh Boone; W/EP Benjamin Cavell, Stephen King; EP Roy Lee, Jimmy Miller, Richard P. Rubinstein; Co-EP Will Weiske, Miri Yoon; P Owen King
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Vertigo Entertainment
  • Premieres: December 17, 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set the decade before Captain Kirk boarded the USS Enterprise, Captain Christopher Pike, Spock and Number One explore new worlds around the galaxy.
  • Cast: Anson Mount, Ethan Peck, Rebecca Romijn
  • Team: W/EP Akiva Goldsman, Alex Kurtzman, Jenny Lumet; SR/EP Henry Alonso Myers; EP Heather Kadin, Rod Roddenberry, Trevor Roth; Co-EP Aaron Baiers, Akela Cooper, Davy Perez
  • Studio: CBS Television Studios, Secret Hideout, Roddenberry Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2021