Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Hulu - 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: Patrick is a goodhearted peasant who lands a covet squire position at the royal castle. His dream job quickly turns into a nightmare when he learns his beloved kingdom is run by a hornet's nest of horny monarchs, crooks and charlatans. Even worse, Patrick's valor made him the black sheep in his family, and now his criminal siblings have returned to make his life hell.
  • Cast: Nicholas Hoult, Luke Evans, Seth Green, Breckin Meyer, Tony Hale, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Adam Pally, Adam Ray, Tara Strong, Alanna Ubach
  • Team: W/EP Tom Root, John Harvatine IV; EP Seth Green, Matthew Senreich, Eric Towner
  • Studio: Sony Pictures Television, Stoopid Buddy Stoodios
  • Premieres: June 12, 2020

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: The story of Elizabeth Holmes and her company Theranos is an unbelievable tale of ambition and fame gone terribly wrong. How did the world's youngest self-made female billionaire lose it all in the blink of an eye? How did the woman once heralded as "the next Steve Jobs" find herself facing criminal charges - to which she pleaded not guilty - and up to 20 years in jail? How did her technology, meant to revolutionize healthcare, potentially put millions of patients at risk? And how did so many smart people get it so wrong along the way?
  • Cast: Kate McKinnon
  • Team: EP Kate McKinnon, Rebecca Jarvis, Taylor Dunn, Victoria Thompson
  • Studio: Fox Searchlight
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Antoine, a young French man, searches for his estranged, presumed to be dead sister in the depths of the Syrian civil war. While unraveling the mystery, piece by piece, Antoine ends up joining forces with a unit of Kurdish female fighters, fierce women and ISIS' biggest nightmare, and travels with them in ISIS occupied territory. Antoine's journey crosses paths with adventurers and anarchists, spies and innocent victims, and provides a unique look on the tragic events in Syria, and the way they affect the entire world.
  • Cast: Félix Moati, Mélanie Thierry, James Purefoy, Souheila Yacoub, Joe Ben Ayed, James Floyd, Dean Ridge, Julia Faure, François Caron, Céline Samie
  • Team: W/EP Maria Feldman, Eitan Mansuri, Amit Cohen, Ron Leshem; EP Xabi Molia, Jonathan Doweck, Caroline Benjo, Simon Arnal, Carole Scotta, Christian Vesper; D/EP Oded Ruskin
  • Studio: Fremantle, Masha Productions, Spiro Films, Haut et Court TV, Arte France
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Daimon and Ana Helstrom are the son and daughter of a mysterious and powerful serial killer. The siblings have a complicated dynamic as they track down the terrorizing worst of humanity - each with their attitude and skills.
  • Cast: Tom Austen, Sydney Lemmon, Elizabeth Marvel, Robert Wisdom, June Carryl, Ariana Guerra, Alain Uy, Daniel Cudmore (recurring), David Meunier (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Paul Zbyszewski; EP Jeph Loeb
  • Studio: ABC Signature Studios, Marvel Television
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: A wronged Japanese snow monkey, mentored by the ghost of an American assassin, cuts a wide swath through the Tokyo underworld in this darkly cinematic and brutally funny revenge saga.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Josh Gordon, Will Speck; EP Jeph Loeb
  • Studio: Marvel Television
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline:
  • Cast: Amy Schumer
  • Team: W/EP/D Amy Schumer; EP Kim Caramele, Kevin Kane
  • Studio: Endeavor Content
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in the world of the 2018 feature film of the same name, Victor is a new student at Creekwood High School on his own journey of self-discovery, facing challenges at home, adjusting to a new city, and struggling with his sexual orientation. When it all seems too much, he reaches out to Simon to help him navigate the ups and downs of high school.
  • Cast: Michael Cimino, Nick Robinson (narrator), Ana Ortiz, James Martinez, Isabella Ferreira, Mateo Fernandez, Bebe Wood, George Sear, Anthony Turpel, Mason Gooding, Rachel Naomi HilsonSophia Bush (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Isaac Aptaker, Elizabeth Berger; EP Brian Tanen, Marty Bowen, Isaac Klausner, Pouya Shahbazain, Jason Ensler, Adam Fishbach, Wyck Godfrey; Co-EP Pilar Boehm, Adam Londy; P Nick Robinson; D/EP Amy York Rubin
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Temple Hill Entertainment
  • Premieres: June 19, 2020

  • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
  • Logline: An egomaniacal super-villain with a really big head and a really little body struggles to maintain control of his evil organization and his demanding family.
  • Cast: Patton Oswalt, Aimee Garcia, Ben Schwartz, Melissa Fumero, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Beck Bennet, Jon Daly, Sam Richardson
  • Team: W/EP Jordan Blum, Patton Oswalt; EP Jeph Loeb
  • Studio: Marvel Television
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Anthology
  • Logline: Through encounters with Gothic beasts, including fallen angels and werewolves, broken people are driven to desperate acts in an attempt to repair their lives, ultimately showing there is a thin line between man and beast. Based on the North American Lake Monsters collection of stories.
  • Cast: Kaitlyn Dever, Jonathan Tucker, Mike Colter 
  • Team: W/EP Mary Laws; EP Lucan Toh; D/EP Babak Anvari
  • Studio: Annapurna Television
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Four gifted orphans are recruited by an eccentric benefactor to go on a secret mission. Placed undercover at a boarding school known as The Institute, they must foil a nefarious plot with global ramifications, while creating a new sort of family along the way. Based on the novel by Trenton Lee Stewart.
  • Cast: Tony Hale, Kristen Schaal, MaameYaa Boafo, Ryan Hurst, Gia Sandhu, Mystic Inscho, Emmy DeOliveira, Seth Carr, Marta Timofeeva
  • Team: W/EP Matt Manfredi, Phil Hay; SR/EP Todd Slavkin, Darren Swimmer; EP Jamie Tarses, Karen Kehela Sherwood; D/EP James Bobin
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, Sonar Entertainment, Fanfare Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Set at a boutique health-and-wellness resort that promises healing and transformation, nine stressed city dwellers try to get on a path to a better way of living. Watching over them during this ten-day retreat is the resort's director, Masha, a woman on a mission to reinvigorate their tired minds and bodies. However, these nine "perfect" strangers have no idea what is about to hit them.
  • Cast: Nicole Kidman, Melissa McCarthy, Manny Jacinto 
  • Team: W/EP David E. Kelley, John Henry Butterworth; EP Nicole Kidman, Melissa McCarthy, Liane Moriarty, Bruna Papandrea, Steve Hutensky, Casey Haver, Per Saari
  • Studio: Blossom Films, Made Up Stories, Endeavor Content
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Three strangers share an obsession with true crime and suddenly find themselves wrapped up in one.
  • Cast: Steve Martin, Martin Short
  • Team: W/EP Steve Martin, John Hoffman; EP Martin Short, Dan Fogelman, Jess Rosenthal
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox Television
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera/Animated Hybrid)
  • Logline: An African-American cartoonist is on the cusp of mainstream success when his mild comics take a decidedly provocative tone following a run-in with police. Now, Keef is in an irreversible state of "woke" as he struggles to navigate his day-to-day existence without blowing up everything he's built - while animated objects invade his reality. Inspired by the life of The K Chronicles cartoonist Keith Knight.
  • Cast: Lamorne Morris, Blake Anderson, Sasheer Zamata, Brandi Alexander, Lara Goldie
  • Team: W/EP Keith Knight, Marshall Todd; EP Will Gluck, Richie Schwartz, Kate Schumaecker, John Will, Eric Christian Olsen; D/EP Maurice Marable
  • Studio: Sony Pictures Television, Olive Bridge Entertainment, Cloud Nine Productions
  • Premieres: 2020

ORDERED TO PILOT

  • Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: A former convicted felon turned suburban mom's hustle and resilient spirit were forged on the streets of Atlanta. To much reserve, she now finds herself in conservative middle America alongside her penny-pinching husband, a struggle of a sister, and two distinct sets of kids raised under very different circumstances.
  • Cast: Patricia "Ms. Pat" Williams, J. Bernard Calloway, Theodore Barnes, Briyana Guadalupe, Vince Swann, Tami Roman 
  • Team: W/EP Jordan E. Cooper; EP Patricia "Ms. Pat" Williams, Lee Daniels, Marc Velez, Pam Williams, Brian Grazer, Francie Calfo, Samie Kim Falvey; P Jon Radler, Jahil Fisher; D/EP Debbie Allen
  • Studio: Fox 21 Television Studios, Imagine Television, Lee Daniels Entertainment
  • Notes: Based on Ms. Pat's stand-up comedy and memoir.