Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Syfy - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

CHUCKY
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: After a vintage Chucky doll turns up at a suburban yard sale, horror unfolds in a small idyllic American town. Chaos ensues when a series of murders exposes the town's hypocrisies and secrets. Meanwhile, the arrival of enemies and allies from Chucky's past threatens to expose the truth behind the slayings as well as the doll's untold origins. Based on the Child's Play film franchise.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP/D Don Mancini; EP David Kirschner, Nick Antosca, Harley Peyton
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions, Eat the Cat Productions
  • Premieres: 2020

RESIDENT ALIEN
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: After taking on the identity of a small-town Colorado doctor, a crash-landed alien named Henry slowly begins to wrestle with the moral dilemma of his secret mission on Earth - ultimately asking the question, "Are human beings worth saving?" Based on the comic by Peter Horgan and Steve Parkhouse.
  • Cast: Alan Tudyk, Sara Tomko, Corey Reynolds, Alice Wetterlund, Levi Fiehler, Linda Hamilton (recurring), Mandell Maughan (recurring), Alex Barima (recurring), Elizabeth Bowen (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Chris Sheridan; EP Mike Richardson, Keith Goldberg, Justin Falvey, Darryl Frank; D/EP David Dobkin
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions, Dark Horse Entertainment, Amblin Television
  • Premieres: 2020

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Once a child queen but now an orphaned outcast, Elida scavenges the treacherous corners of the galaxy, always one step ahead of the Republic government out to extinguish her bloodline. When her old friend Isaac shows up claiming her mother is still alive, they head off with their new ally, Amae, to stage a rescue that will take her back into the perilous heart of her former kingdom and up against a deadly foe from her childhood, Commander Lazaro. Based on the Vault comic series created by Magdalene Visaggio and Jason Smith
  • Cast: Adriyan Rae, Tim Rozon, Paul du Toit, Alex McGregor
  • Team: W/EP/D Jem Garrard; EP Lance Samuels, Daniel Iron, F.J. DeSanto, Damian Wassel
  • Studio: Blue Ice Pictures, Vault Comics
  • Premieres: March 27, 2020