Wednesday, January 1, 2020

FX - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: The series explores the story behind the mugshot of a female high school teacher who is caught in an affair with her male student and reveals the complexities and consequences of the illegal relationships. Based on the 2013 feature film.
  • Cast: Kate Mara, Nick Robinson, Ashley Zukerman, Marielle Scott, Shane Harper, Adam David Thompson, Rya Kihlstedt (recurring), Camila Perez (recurring), Cameron MoulĂ©ne (recurring), Ciara Bravo (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP/D Hannah Fidell; EP Kate Mara, Michael Costigan, Jason Bateman, Danny Brocklehurst
  • Studio: FX Productions, Aggregate Films
  • Premieres: 2020 - FX on Hulu

  • Genre: Anthology (Episodic)
  • Logline: A weekly anthology series that will feature a different horror story in each hourlong episode.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Ryan Murphy
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Dan Chase is a retired CIA officer who absconded from the CIA decades ago and has been living off the grid since. When an assassin arrives and tries to take Chase out, the old operative learns that to ensure his future he now must reconcile his past. Based on the novel by Thomas Perry.
  • Cast: Jeff Bridges, John LithgowAmy BrennemanAlia Shawkat, Leem Lubany, E.J. Bonilla, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Bill Heck
  • Team: W/EP Jon Steinberg, Robert Levine; EP Jeff Bridges, Warren Littlefield, Dan Shotz, David Schiff; D/EP Jon Watts
  • Studio: Fox 21 Television Studios, The Littlefield Company
  • Premieres: 2021 - FX on Hulu

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: English sailor John Blackthorne ends up shipwrecked in feudal Japan circa 1600. He eventually becomes a confidant of Lord Toronaga, a powerful daimyo (feudal lord). Based on James Clavell's novel.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Justin Marks, Rachel Kondo; EP Michael De Luca, Andrew Macdonald, Allon Reich, Michaela Clavell; Co-EP Shannon Goss; D/EP Tim Van Patten
  • Studio: FX Productions, DNA Television
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Anthology (Episodic)
  • Logline: Using the boldest issues of our times as a jumping off point, the series tells singular, character-driven stories about the world we live in today.
  • Cast: Lucas Hedges, Kaitlyn Dever, O'Shea Jackson Jr., George Wallace, Ed Asner, Brendan Francis Scannell, Jon Bernthal, Boyd Holbrook, Amy Landecker, Beau Bridges
  • Team: W/EP/D B.J. Novak
  • Studio: FX Productions
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: All of the men are dead. But one. The series traverses a world of women - exploring gender, race, class and survival. Based on the comic by Brian K. Vaughan.
  • Cast: Ben SchnetzerDiane Lane, Imogen Poots, Lashana Lynch, Juliana Canfield, Marin Ireland, Amber Tamblyn, Elliot Fletcher 
  • Team: W/EP Eliza Clark; EP Brian K. Vaughan, Nina Jacobson, Brad Simpson; D/EP Melina Matsoukas
  • Studio: FX Productions, Color Force
  • Premieres: 2021

ORDERED TO PILOT

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: 13 years after being impregnated by the Devil, a reluctant mother and her Antichrist daughter attempt to live an ordinary life in Delaware, but are constantly thwarted by monstrous forces, including Satan, who yearns for custody of his daughter's soul.
  • Cast: Danny DeVito, Lucy DeVito, Aubrey Plaza
  • Team: W/EP Darcy Fowler, Seth Kirschner, Kieran Valla; EP Danny DeVito, Lucy DeVito, Jake DeVito, Aubrey Plaza, Dan Harmon, Monica Mitchell, Corey Campodonico, Alex Bulkley
  • Studio: FX Productions, Jersey Films 2nd Avenue, ShadowMachine
  • Notes:

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: A family survives a widespread technological crisis.
  • Cast: Chris Messina, Ari Graynor, Lacretta 
  • Team: W/EP Paul Simms; EP M. Blair Breard; D/EP Jonathan Krisel
  • Studio: FX Productions
  • Notes: