Friday, January 1, 2021

NBC - Upcoming Shows


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

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Set at the headquarters of a major American automotive company in Detroit, a floundering group of executives try to rediscover the company identity amidst a rapidly changing industry.
  • Cast: Ana GasteyerHarriet DyerX MayoTye White, Michael Benjamin Washington, Jon Barinholtz, Humphrey Ker
  • Team: W/EP Justin Spitzer; EP Aaron Kaplan, Dana Honor; D/EP Jeff Blitz
  • Studio: Universal Television, Kapital Entertainment, Spitzer Holding Company
  • Premieres: 2022

THE ENDGAME
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A recently captured brilliant criminal mastermind orchestrates a number of coordinated bank heists for a mysterious purpose. She clashes with the principled, relentless and socially outcast FBI agent who will stop at nothing to foil her ambitious plan.
  • Cast: Morena Baccarin, Ryan Michelle Bathe, Kamal Angelo Bolden, Noah Bean, Costa RoninJordan Johnson-Hinds, Mark D. Espinoza
  • Team: W/EP Jake Coburn, Nick Wootton; EP Julie Plec, Emily Cummins, Andrew Schneider; D/EP Justin Lin
  • Studio: Universal Television, My So-Called Company, Perfect Storm Entertainment.
  • Premieres: 2022

GRAND CREW
  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: A group of Black friends unpack the ups and downs of life and love at a wine bar.
  • Cast: Echo Kellum, Carl Tart, Justin Cunningham, Nicole Byer, Aaron Jennings, Grasie Mercedes 
  • Team: W/EP Phil Augusta Jackson; EP Dan Goor; D/EP Maurice Marable
  • Studio: Universal Television
  • Premieres: 2022

NIGHT COURT
  • Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)
  • Logline: Unapologetic optimist judge Abby Stone, the daughter of the late Harry Stone, follows in her father's footsteps as she presides over the night shift of a Manhattan arraignment court and tries to bring order to its crew of oddballs and cynics, most notably former night court prosecutor Dan Fielding. Reboot of the NBC comedy that aired from 1984-92.
  • Cast: Melissa Rauch, John Larroquette, Ana VillafañeLacrettaKapil Talwalkar 
  • Team: W/EP Dan Rubin; EP Melissa Rauch, John Larroquette, Winston Rauch
  • Studio: Universal Television, Warner Bros. Television, After January Productions
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Based on the stranger-than-fiction story behind the 2011 murder of Betsy Faria that was featured on Dateline, which resulted in her husband Russ' conviction. He always insisted that he did not kill her. His conviction was later overturned as the brutal crime set off a chain of events that would expose a diabolical scheme deeply involving Pam Hupp.
  • Cast: Renée Zellweger, Josh Duhamel, Judy Greer, Katy Mixon, Gideon Adlon, Sean Bridgers, Glenn Fleshler, Suanne Spoke, Mac Brandt
  • Team: W/EP Jessika Borsiczky; SR/EP Jenny Klein; EP Renée Zellweger, Carmella Casinelli, Liz Cole, Noah Oppenheim, Jason Blum, Chris McCumber, Jeremy Gold; D/EP Scott Winant
  • Studio: Blumhouse Television, NBC News Studios, Big Picture Company
  • Premieres: 2022