Wednesday, January 1, 2020

FOX - 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 (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: 39-year-old Kat struggles every day against society and her mother to prove that you cannot have everything you want - and still be happy. Which is why she spent the money her parents set aside for her wedding to open a Kat Café in Louisville, Kentucky. Based on the BBC series Miranda.
  • Cast: Mayim Bialik, Cheyenne JacksonSwoosie KurtzKyla PrattLeslie Jordan, Julian Gant, Vanessa Lachey 
  • Team: W/EP Darlene Hunt; EP Mayim Bialik, Jim Parsons, Todd Spiewak, Angie Stephenson, Miranda Hart; D/EP Beth McCarthy-Miller
  • Studio: Fox Entertainment, Warner Bros. Television, BBC Studios, Sad Clown Productions, That's Wonderful Productions
  • Premieres: January 3, 2021

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: The Alaskan adventures of the Tobin family as single dad Beef does his best to keep his weird bunch of kids close, especially as the artistic dreams of his only daughter Judy lead her away from the family fishing boat and into the glamorous world of the local mall.
  • Cast: Nick Offerman, Jenny Slate, Megan Mullally, Paul Rust, Aparna Nancherla, Will Forte, Dulcé Sloan, Alanis Morissette
  • Team: W/EP Wendy Molyneux, Lizzie Molyneux-Logelin, Minty Lewis; EP Loren Bouchard
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Fox Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: An exploration of human dysfunction and neurosis through a group of neighborhood animals who live in the suburbs.
  • Cast: Lisa Kudrow, Clea DuVall, Nat Faxon, Sharon Horgan, Will Forte, Tony Hale, Jason Mantzoukas, Sam Richardson, Bresha Webb, Greta Lee
  • Team: W/EP Clea DuVall, Jennifer Crittenden, Gabrielle Allan; EP Sharon Horgan, Aaron Kaplan, Dana Honor, Clelia Mountford
  • Studio: Fox Entertainment, Bento Box Entertainment, Kapital Entertainment, Merman
  • Premieres: 2021

THIS COUNTRY
  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Trailed by a documentary crew, cousins Kelly and Shrub Mallet go to a small town to study young adults and their current concerns in an idiosyncratic surrounding. The pair pursue their dreams, confront challenges and fight each other for frozen pizza. Based on the BBC series of the same name.
  • Cast: Chelsea Holmes, Sam Straley, Seann William Scott, Taylor Ortega, Krystal Smith, Aya Cash, Justin Linville
  • Team: W/EP Jenny Bicks; EP Daisy May Cooper, Charlie Cooper, Angie Stephenson; Co-EP Dan Magnante; P Cathy Mason, Rachel Mason; D/EP Paul Feig
  • Studio: Fox Entertainment, Lionsgate Television, BBC Studios, Feigco Entertainment
  • Premiers: 2021

ORDERED TO PILOT

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A group of diverse underdogs from all different walks of life compete to be part of a competition reality series that is putting on a modern, hip remake of "Swan Lake." What they lack in the traditional dancer body type, they make up for with their edge, wit and desire to reimagine an iconic story to fit their own mold.
  • Cast: Scott FoleyTeri Polo, Ray Cham, Ser'Darius Blain, Matt Lucas, Simone Recasner, Jon Rudnitsky, Laura Benanti 
  • Team: W/EP Liz Heldens; EP Sue Naegle; D/EP Jason Winer
  • Studio: Fox Entertainment, 20th Century Fox Television
  • Notes: Will film in Fall 2020.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Genetic genealogy is the best new tool in crime scene forensics, and nobody knows it like Louise Kelly. Too bad she's impossible to deal with. Based on a 2018 Cleveland Scene article by James Renner.
  • Cast: Melissa Leo, Tate Donovan, Tyrone Marshall Brown, Dascha Polanco, Tracie Thoms, Sarah Catherine Hook
  • Team: W/EP Chris Levinson, James Renner; EP Liza Chasin; D/EP Phillip Noyce
  • Studio: Fox Entertainment, Paramount Television, Anonymous Content
  • Notes: Will film in Fall 2020.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A whip-smart doctor comes to the United States for a medical treatment to save her ailing son. When the system fails and pushes her into hiding, she refuses to be beaten down and marginalized. Instead, she becomes a cleaning lady for the mob and starts playing the game by her own rules. Based on the Argentinian format La Chica Que Limpia.
  • Cast: Élodie Yung (replacing Shannyn Sossamon), Ginger Gonzaga, Vincent Piazza 
  • Team: W/EP Miranda Kwok; EP Shay Mitchell, Melissa Carter; D/EP Michael Offer
  • Studio: Fox Entertainment, Warner Bros. Television, Amore & Vita Productions
  • Notes: Will film in Fall 2020.

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Set in a small, middle-class town in Long Island, three women deal with the death of their childhood best friend. Faced with the reality that life is short, in desperate attempts to find happiness, they make a series of impulsive, ill-advised and self-indulgent decisions, strengthening their bond proving it's never too late to screw up your life.
  • Cast: Eliza CoupeGinnifer Goodwin, Tommy Dewey, JT Neal 
  • Team: W/EP Liz Astrof; EP Aaron Kaplan, Dana Honor; D/EP Tristram Shapeero
  • Studio: Fox Entertainment, Warner Bros. Television, Kapital Entertainment
  • Notes: Will film in Fall 2020.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: After failing to make it in New York and carrying a heavy secret with her, Stella Cooper returns to her distressed automotive hometown to substitute teach. She finds inspiration, hope and ultimately salvation when she agrees to help three students who are pursuing their filmmaking dreams by putting on an impossibly ambitious shot-for-shot remake of one of the student's favorite movies - The Goonies. Over the course of the season, their passion will inspire a town in desperate need of hope in this love letter to the power of cinema, storytelling and dreams.
  • Cast: Ramon Rodriguez 
  • Team: W/EP Sarah Watson; EP Gail Berman, Lauren Shuler Donner, Richard Donner, Justin Falvey, Darryl Frank; D/EP Greg Mottola
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, SideCar Content Accelerator, Amblin Television
  • Notes: Will film in Fall 2020.