Friday, January 1, 2021

Freeform - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set across three summers (1993-95) in a small Texas town, a beautiful popular teen, Kate, is abducted and, seemingly unrelated, a girl, Jeanette, goes from being a sweet, awkward outlier to the most popular girl in town and, by 1995, the most despised person in America. Each episode is told from the POV of one of the two main characters which will have the viewers loyalties constantly shifting as more information is revealed.
  • Cast: Chiara Aurelia, Olivia Holt (replacing Mika Abdalla), Michael Landes, Froy Gutierrez, Harley Quinn Smith, Allius Barnes, Blake Lee, Nathaniel Ashton, Brooklyn Sudano, Sarah Drew (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Bert V. Royal; EP Jessica Biel, Michelle Purple; D/EP Max Winkler
  • Studio: Entertainment One, Iron Ocean Productions
  • Premieres: 2021

ORDERED TO PILOT

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Cannon and Valencia are two friends post-college who find their transition into the "real" world messy because they don't quite conform to expectations. The show tackles issues such as race, identity and sexual politics, as these two best friends lean on each other to stay true to who they are - or who they'll eventually become.
  • Cast: Gregg Wayans, Asjha Cooper, Ron Taylor, Justin Miles, Katelyn Tarver
  • Team: W/EP Kenny Smith; D/EP Maurice Marable
  • Studio: ABC Studios, Tornante Television
  • Notes:

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: After a spectacularly embarrassing public breakdown, 28-year-old irreverent alcoholic Samantha Fink is forced to move back home with her overbearing mother to sober up and avoid jail time. But when her childhood best friend reveals surprising news, Samantha realizes she can no longer qualify as a party girl - she's a walking disaster.
  • Cast: Sofia Black-D'Elia, Ally Sheedy, Rebecca Henderson, Sasha CompĂ©re, Lily Mae Harrington, Garrick Bernard
  • Team: W/EP Simone Finch; EP Jenni Konner, Phil Traill; D/EP Leslye Headland
  • Studio: 20th Television
  • Notes: