Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Comedy Central - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: Beavis and Butt-Head enter a whole new Gen Z world with meta-themes that are relatable to both old and new fans. Revival of the MTV series that aired from 1993-97.
  • Cast: Mike Judge
  • Team: W/EP Mike Judge
  • Studio: MTV Studios, 3 Arts Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: After she graduates from college and enters a complicated world, Jodie Landon explores the trial and tribulations of a first job for a new generation while satirizing workplace culture, Gen Z struggles, the artifice of social media through themes of empowerment along gender and racial lines, explorations of privilege and personal and professional issues young Black women face today.
  • Cast: Tracee Ellis Ross
  • Team: W/EP Grace Edwards; EP Tracee Ellis Ross
  • Studio: MTV Studios
  • Premieres: 2021

ORDERED TO PILOT

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Set in the world of the after dark, independent news video hunters of Los Angeles. While these "independent filmmakers" are considered just a notch below the paparazzi on the food chain, they have even less shame and nothing will stop them in their quest to hawk shocking footage to news outlets. There's not a car crash, police chase, celebrity DUI, convenience store smash and grab, baby bear in a swimming pool, or taco truck fire they won't race to. Every night out on the streets, there are winners and losers. But, mostly losers. And this is their story.
  • Cast: Rob Huebel, Cathy Shim
  • Team: W/EP Robert Ben Garant, Cathy Shim, Kevin Healey; EP Rob Huebel, Ben Silverman, Howard Owens
  • Studio: Propagate
  • Notes:

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: Set in a declining mall which depicts the microcosm of America and everything that's totally screwed up about it as seen through the eyes of 13-year-old Libby.
  • Cast: Natasha Rothwell
  • Team: W/EP Natasha Rothwell; EP Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer, Mike Perry
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