Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Disney+ - 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 (Hourlong)
  • Logline: A temperamental college basketball coach gets fired from his job and must take a teaching and coaching job at an elite all-girls private high school.
  • Cast: John Stamos, Yvette Nicole Brown, Richard Robichaux, Sophia Mitri Schloss, Nell Verlaque, Tiana Le, Monique Green, Tisha Custodio, Cricket Wampler, Jessalyn Gilsig (replacing Shiri Appleby)
  • Team: W/EP David E. Kelley, Dean Lorey; EP Brad Garrett; D/EP Bill D'Elia
  • Studio: ABC Studios
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Set in modern-day Hawaii, Lahela "Doogie" Kameāloha, a mixed race 16-year-old girl, juggles a budding medical career and life as a teenager. Guiding Lahela (and also complicating things) is her family, including her spit-fire Irish mother who's also her supervisor at the hospital, and her Hawaiian "Local Boy" father struggling to accept that his daughter is no longer his little girl. Reboot of the 1989-93 ABC sitcom Doogie Howser, M.D.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Kourtney Kang; EP Dayna Bochco, Jesse Bochco, Jake Kasdan, Melvin Mar
  • Studio: 20th Television
  • Premieres: 2021

THE FALCON AND THE WINTER SOLDIER
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The adventures of Sam Wilson aka Falcon and Bucky Barnes aka the Winter Soldier.
  • Cast: Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Daniel Brühl, Emily VanCamp, Wyatt Russell, Desmond Chiam, Miki Ishikawa, Noah Mills, Carl Lumbly 
  • Team: W/EP Malcolm Spellman; D/EP Kari Skogland
  • Studio: Marvel Television
  • Premieres: 2020

HAWKEYE
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The adventures of ace archer Clint Barton aka Hawkeye, and his efforts to pass the torch to Kate Bishop.
  • Cast: Jeremy Renner, Hailee Steinfeld 
  • Team: W/EP Jonathan Igla; D/EP Bert & Bertie, Rhys Thomas
  • Studio: Marvel Television
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Anthology (Episodic)
  • Logline: Based on the graphic novel series by R.L. Stine.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Seth Grahame-Smith; EP David Katzenberg, Stephen Christy, Ross Richie; Co-EP R.L. Stine
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, BOOM! Studios, KatzSmith Productions
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Lizzie McGuire is just about to turn 30. She seemingly has it all - her dream job as an assistant to a fancy New York City interior designer, her dream guy and a picturesque Brooklyn apartment - but things aren't always as they seem. With a little help from her old friends and some new ones to come, her well-meaning family and her 13-year-old alter-ego in animated form, Lizzie navigates the ups and downs of adulthood. Sequel to the Disney Channel series of the same name that ran from 2001-2004.
  • Cast: Hilary Duff, Hallie Todd, Robert Carradine, Jake Thomas, Adam Lamberg 
  • Team: EP Hilary Duff, Terri Minsky, Rachel Winter; Co-EP Ranada Shepard
  • Studio: Salty Pictures
  • Premieres: 2021

LOKI
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Trickster and shape-shifter Loki pops up throughout human history as an unlikely influencer on historical events.
  • Cast: Tom Hiddleston, Owen Wilson, Gugu Mbatha-RawSophia Di Martino 
  • Team: W/EP Michael Waldron; D/EP Kate Herron
  • Studio: Marvel Television
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Set in present-day Minnesota, the Mighty Ducks have evolved from scrappy underdogs to an ultra-competitive, powerhouse youth hockey team. After 12-year-old Evan is unceremoniously cut from the Ducks, he and his mom, Alex, set out to build their own ragtag team of misfits to challenge the cutthroat, win-at-all-costs culture of competitive youth sports.
  • Cast: Lauren Graham, Brady Noon, Emilio Estevez, Swayam Bhatia, Taegen Burns, Julee Cerda, Bella Higginbotham, Luke Islam, Kiefer O'Reilly, Maxwell Simkins, De'Jon Watts
  • Team: W/EP Steve Brill; SR/EP Josh Goldsmith, Cathy Yuspa; EP George Heller, Brad Petrigala, Jordan Kerner; Co-EP Lauren Graham; D/EP James Griffiths, Michael Spiller
  • Studio: ABC Signature Studios, Brillstein Entertainment Partners
  • Premieres: 2021

MONSTERS AT WORK
  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: Set six months after the events of Monsters, Inc. with the power plant now harvesting the laughter of children to fuel the city of Monstropolis, Tylor Tuskmon is an eager and talented mechanic on the Monsters, Inc. Facilities Team who dreams of working on the Laugh Floor alongside Mike and Sulley.
  • Cast: John Goodman, Billy Crystal, John Ratzenberger, Jennifer Tilly, Bob Peterson, Ben Feldman, Kelly Marie Tran, Henry Winkler, Lucas Neff, Alanna Ubach, Stephen Stanton, Aisha Tyler
  • Team: W/EP Bobs Gannaway; EP Ferrell Barron; D/EP Kat Good, Rob Gibbs
  • Studio: Disney Television Animation
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Marc Spector is a former CIA agent who was almost killed by a terrorist named Bushman. His life was saved by the Moon God Khonshu. Now, four personalities dominate Marc's head including Steven Grant, Jake Lockley and Khonshu. They work with each other and fight for control at various times as Moon Knight.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Jeremy Slater
  • Studio: Marvel Television
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Kamala Khan is a Pakistani-American from a religious family in New Jersey who has polymorphous powers, having the ability to stretch and change shape.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Bisha K. Ali
  • Studio: Marvel Television
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: At the height of the Cold War in 1958, the Soviets are dominating the space race. The public is in fear of a nation in decline, so the U.S. government conceives of a solution - NASA's Project Mercury - creating the country's premier astronauts from a handful of the military's adrenaline-junkie test pilots. Seven individuals, known as the Mercury Seven, are plucked from obscurity and soon forged into heroes long before they have achieved a single heroic act. Within the heart of this historic drama that's populated by deeply human characters, two rivals John Glenn and Alan Shepard jockey to be the first in space. Based on the novel by Tom Wolfe.
  • Cast: Patrick J. AdamsJake McDorman, Aaron Staton, Michael Trotter, Micah Stock, James Lafferty, Eric Ladin, Patrick Fischler, Nora Zehetner, Eloise Mumford, Shannon Lucio, Josh Cooke, Colin O'Donoghue (replacing Joe Dempsie), Danny Strong (recurring), Kaley Ronayne (recurring), Jade Albany (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Mark Lafferty; EP Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Davisson, Will Staples, Howard Korder; D/EP Chris Long
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Appian Way Productions
  • Premieres: October 9, 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Jennifer Walters is a lawyer and the cousin of Bruce Banner who gets an emergency blood transfusion from him following an injury, thus acquiring Hulk-like qualities. 
  • Cast: Tatiana Maslany 
  • Team: W/EP Jessica Gao; D/EP Kat Coiro
  • Studio: Marvel Television
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Comedy (Hourlong)
  • Logline: Ambitious and buttoned-up U.S. Marshall Scott Turner inherits an unruly dog and soon realizes the pet he didn't want may be the partner he needs. Based on the 1989 feature film starring Tom Hanks.
  • Cast: Josh Peck, Lyndsy Fonseca, Carra Patterson, Vanessa Lengies, Anthony Ruivivar, Brandon Jay McLaren, Jeremy Maguire, Becca Tobin (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Matt Nix; Co-EP Josh Levy
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Centers on Jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi following the events of Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith.
  • Cast: Ewan McGregor
  • Team: W/EP Joby Harold; D/EP Deborah Chow
  • Studio: LucasFilm
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Follows rebel spy Cassian Andor during the early days of the Rebellion and ahead of the events of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
  • Cast: Diego Luna, Alan Tudyk (voice), Stellan Skarsgård, Kyle Soller, Genevieve O'Reilly, Denise Gough, Adria Arjona 
  • Team: W/EP/D Tony Gilroy; EP Stephen Schiff, Dan Gilroy
  • Studio: LucasFilm
  • Premieres: 2021

WANDA VISION
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The adventures of Vision and Scarlet Witch, two integral members of the Avengers.
  • Cast: Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Teyonah Parris, Kat Dennings, Randall Park, Kathryn Hahn
  • Team: W/EP Jac Schaeffer; D/EP Matt Shakman
  • Studio: Marvel Television
  • Premieres: 2020

WHAT IF
  • Genre: Anthology (Animated)
  • Logline:  Based on the classic comic book series which looks at key moments in Marvel history and asks: "What if things had gone differently?"
  • Cast: Jeffrey Wright, Michael B. Jordan, Sebastian Stan, Josh Brolin, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Hemsworth, Hayley Atwell, Chadwick Boseman, Karen Gillan, Jeremy Renner, Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Neal McDonough, Dominic Cooper, Sean Gunn, Natalie Portman, David Dastmalchian, Stanley Tucci, Taika Waititi, Toby Jones, Djimon Hounsou, Jeff Goldblum, Michael Rooker, Chris Sullivan
  • Team:
  • Studio: Marvel Television
  • Premieres: 2021