Monday, June 29, 2020

Development News - ABC Passes on 'Thirtysomething' Sequel, Drama 'The Brides' and Comedy 'Valley Trash'

Development News - June 29, 2020

ABC's The Brides, Thirtysomething(else) and Valley Trash.

  • THE BRIDES (Drama) - Written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. Directed by Maggie Kiley. Executive produced by Aguirre-Sacasa, Kiley, Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter. Produced by ABC Studios, Warner Bros. Television and Berlanti Productions. Starring Gina Torres, Erin Richards, Katherine Reis, Chris Mason, Sophia Tatum and Goran Visnjic.
  • THIRTYSOMETHING(ELSE) - Sequel series to Thirtysomething, which aired on ABC from 1987-91. Written and executive produced by Ed Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz. Directed by Zwick. Produced by ABC Studios, MGM Television and Bedford Falls Productions. Starring Ken Olin, Mel Harris, Timothy Busfield, Patricia Wettig, Melanie Mayron, Polly Draper, Chris Wood, Odette Annable, Patrick Fugit, Auden Thornton and Kendrick Sampson.
  • VALLEY TRASH (Comedy, Single Camera) - Written by Niki Schwartz-Wright. Directed by Chris Koch. Executive produced by Schwartz-Wright, Koch, Nahnatchka Khan and Jen Carreras. Produced by Universal Television, 20th Century Fox Television and Fierce Baby Productions. Starring Jason Lee and Lulu Wilson.