Friday, January 1, 2021

Peacock - Upcoming Shows


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


ANGELYNE
  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Based on The Hollywood Reporter feature that explored the identity of Los Angeles' mysterious billboard bombshell - Angelyne.
  • Cast: Emmy Rossum, Martin Freeman, Alex Karpovksy, Jefferson Hall, Charlie Rowe, Lukas Gage, Michael Angarano, Molly Ephraim
  • Team: W/EP Allison Miller; EP Emmy Rossum, Sam Esmail, Angelyne, Chad Hamilton, Lucy Tcherniak
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions, Esmail Corp, Anonymous Content, Composition 8
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A new take on the acclaimed Sci-Fi drama that ran from 2004-09.
  • Cast:
  • Team: EP Sam Esmail, Chad Hamilton
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions, Esmail Corp, Anonymous Content
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A street-smart kid moves from West Philly to the tony Los Angeles neighborhood of Bel-Air. A dramatic reimagining of the 1990-96 sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, the series will dive deeper into the inherent conflicts, emotions and biases of what it means to be a Black man in America today, while still delivering the swagger and fun nods to the original series.
  • Cast: Jabari Banks, Adrian Holmes, Cassandra Freeman, Olly Sholotan, Coco Jones, Akira Akbar, Jimmy Akingbola, Jordan L. Jones, Simone Joy Jones
  • Team: W/Co-EP/D Morgan Cooper; SR/EP T.J. Brady, Rasheed Newson; EP Will Smith, Quincy Jones, Benny Medina, Andy Borowitz, Susan Borowitz
  • Studio: Universal Television, Westbrook Studios
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: A continuation of The Best Man film franchise, the series will catch up with Harper, Robyn, Jordan, Lance, Quentin, Shelby, Candace and Murch as relationships evolve and past grievances resurface in the unpredictable stages of midlife crisis meets midlife renaissance.
  • Cast: Morris Chestnut, Melissa De Sousa, Taye Diggs, Regina Hall, Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Nia Long, Harold Perrineau
  • Team: W/EP Malcolm D. Lee, Dayna Lynne North; EP Sean Daniel, Sheila Walcott
  • Studio: Universal Television, Blackmaled Productions, Loud Sis Productions
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Four casino employees in a dead-end job in middle America attempt to find self-worth in their bad ideas.
  • Cast: Chris Redd, Sam Jay, Langston Kerman, Jak Knight
  • Team: EP Lorne Michaels, Andrew Singer, Hilary Marx; D/EP Richie Keen
  • Studio: Universal Television, Broadway Video
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A reimagination of the 1989 feature film starring Kevin Costner that will mix family, baseball, Iowa and magic that made the movie so enduring and beloved.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Michael Schur; EP Lawrence Gordon, David Miner, Morgan Sackett
  • Studio: Universal Television, Fremulon, The Gordon Company
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in the Pacific Northwest, Carrie escapes from her mysterious, cult-like colony that guards the world from monsters hidden behind a secret door within the woods.
  • Cast: Stefanie Scott, Misha Osherovich, Sofia Bryant, Will Yun Lee (recurring), Kylie Liya Page (recurring), Reed Diamond (recurring), Leonard Roberts (recurring)
  • Team: W/Co-EP Casey Modderno; EP Jack Davis, Darren Brandl; Co-EP Jeremy Elliott, Jasmine Johnson; Co-P Joey Greene, Cameron Fuller; D/Co-EP Krysten Ritter; D/P Jacob Chase
  • Studio: Crypt TV
  • Premieres: October 21, 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A criminal from Chicago bungles a heist and is forced to hide out in a small Australian reef town in Far North Queensland posing as the new church reverend.
  • Cast: Colin Donnell, PJ Byrne, Kylie Blacknell, Briallen Clarke, Tegan Stimson, Ed Oxenbould, Wayne Blair, Russell Dykstra, Calen Tassone, Jason Wilder
  • Team: W/P Paddy Macrae; EP Debbie Lee, Andrew Knight; P Tom Hoffie; D/EP Jonathan Teplitzky
  • Studio: Matchbox Pictures, Netflix Australia
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Big cat enthusiast Carole Baskin learns that fellow exotic animal lover Joe "Exotic" Schreibvogel is breeding and using his big cats for profit. She sets out to shut down his venture, inciting a quickly escalating rivalry. But Carole has a checkered past of her own. When the claws come out, Joe will stop at nothing to expose what he sees as her hypocrisy. The results prove dangerous. Based on the Wondery podcast Over My Dead Body.
  • Cast: Kate McKinnon, John Cameron Mitchell, Brian Van Holt, Nat Wolff, Sam KeeleyLex Mayson, Dean Winters, Joel Marsh Garland, William Fichtner (replacing Dennis Quaid), Kyle MacLachlan, Marlo Kelly 
  • Team: W/EP Etan Frankel; EP Kate McKinnon, Hernan Lopez, Marshall Lewy, Aaron Hart
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: A family fights to survive in a world that has been suddenly thrown into chaos. Based on the novel by Alex Scarrow.
  • Cast: Matthew Fox, Joanne Froggatt
  • Team: W/EP Patrick Massett, John Zinman; EP Matthew Fox, William Choi, Sydney Gallonde, Rikke Ennis, Patrick Renault, Peter Settman; D/EP Dennie Gordon
  • Studio: MGM Television, Entertainment 360, Nordic Entertainment Group
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: After rotting in prison for over a decade, America's ultimate hero and uber-patriot MacGruber is finally released. His mission: to take down a mysterious villain from his past - Brigadier Commander Enos Queeth. With the entire world in the crosshairs, MacGruber must race against time to defeat the forces of evil - only to find that evil... may be lurking within. Based on the Saturday Night Live character and the 2010 feature film.
  • Cast: Will Forte, Kristen Wiig, Ryan Phillippe, Sam Elliott, Laurence Fishburne, Billy Zane (replacing Mickey Rourke), Joseph Lee Anderson (recurring), Timothy V. Murphy (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP/D Jorma Taccone; W/EP Will Forte, John Solomon; EP Lorne Michaels, Andrew Singer, John Goldwyn, Erin David
  • Studio: Universal Television, Broadway Video
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: An exploration of faith versus technology - an epic battle of biblical and binary proportions.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Damon Lindelof, Tara Hernandez
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Several years after the Pitch Perfect film franchise, Bumper Allen moves to Germany to revive his music career when one of his songs becomes big in Berlin.
  • Cast: Adam Devine
  • Team: W/EP Megan Amram; EP Adam Devine, Elizabeth Banks, Max Handelman, Paul Brooks, Scott Neimeyer
  • Studio: Universal Television, Brownstone Productions, Gold Circle Films
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline:
  • Cast: Natasha Lyonne
  • Team: W/EP/D Rian Johnson; EP Natasha Lyonne, Ram Bergman, Nena Rodrigue; Co-EP Maya Rudolph, Danielle Renfrew Behrens
  • Studio: MRC Television, T-Street Productions, Animal Pictures
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in New Orleans, the lives of a diverse group of friends are transformed in the aftermath of a tragedy. Based on the British drama that aired from 1999-2000 and the Showtime drama that aired from 2000-2005.
  • Cast: Jesse James Keitel, Candace Grace, Johnny Sibilly, Devin Way, Fin Argus, Ryan O'Connell 
  • Team: W/EP/D Stephen Dunn; EP Lee Eisenberg, Emily Brecht, Russell T Davies, Nicola Shindler, Richard Halliwell; W/Co-EP Ryan O'Connell
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Anthology (Season-Long)
  • Logline: Set in a unique picturesque vacation destination, each season will explore love and the weird things we do in the name of it, encased in an elaborate true-crime conspiracy. The first season takes place at an all-inclusive resort along the Mayan Riviera, when a married couple on the brink of divorce inadvertently becomes embroiled in one of the Yucatan's most bizarre, unsolved mysteries that, somehow, is part metaphysical detective story, part Indiana Jones adventure, part coming-of-age romance.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Andy Siara; EP Sam Esmail, Allison Miller, Chad Hamilton; Co-EP Sarah Matte
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions, Esmail Corp, Anonymous Content
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: 14-year-old Calvin Richards has a wonderful, close-knit family who can survive anything as long as they're together. And good thing because Calvin was chosen to compete on a tween reality singing show - Take Note - and they're going to spend the summer navigating the crazy ups and downs of new friendships and competitions, while being thrust into the national spotlight.
  • Cast: Braelyn Rankins, Nadine Roden, Aadin Church, Sebastian Spencer
  • Team: W/EP Joan Lambur; SR/EP Earl Davis, Michael Feldman
  • Studio: Lambur Productions
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Prequel to the feature film franchise of the same name.
  • Cast: Seth MacFarlane
  • Team: EP Seth MacFarlane, Erica Huggins
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions, MRC Television, Fuzzy Door Productions
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in 2024 in the run up to a British general election, a leading team of analysts buried in the heart of GCHQ, the UK's version of the NSA, secretly working to ward off a cyber-attack on the country's electoral system.
  • Cast: Mark Rylance, Simon Pegg, Adrian Lester, Alex Jennings, Maisie Richardson-Sellers, Hannah Khalique-Brown
  • Team: W/EP/D Peter Kosminsky; EP Colin Callender, Noëlette Buckley; P Robert Jones
  • Studio: NBCUniversal International Studios, Playground
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: The comedy centers on class, capitalism and one man's quest to achieve the American Dream. And also about hunting really big snakes.
  • Cast: Craig Robinson
  • Team: W/EP Dan Goor, Luke Del Tredici; EP Craig Robinson, Mark Schulman; D/EP Maurice Marable
  • Studio: Universal Television
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: In a world of privilege and glamour, two young women's friendship transcend their strikingly different classes as they prepare to complete their education and enter royal vampire society. The story combines the elegance of aristocratic romance and the supernatural thrills of the vampire genre. Based on the book series by Richelle Mead.
  • Cast: Sisi Stringer, Daniela Nieves, Kieron Moore, André Dae Kim, J. August Richards, Anita-Joy Uwajeh, Mia McKenna-Bruce, Rhian Blundell, Jonetta Kaiser, Andrew Liner
  • Team: W/EP Julie Plec, Marguerite MacIntyre; EP Emily Cummins, Don Murphy, Susan Montford, Deepak Nayer, Jillian DeFrehn
  • Studio: Universal Television
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Everyone brings their own set of baggage to a new relationship. Gary and Mary are no different. Gary is an emotional wreck who struggles to provide for his daughter since the death of his wife. Mary has a secret she can't bring herself to share with anyone. The universe brought these two together for a reason, they just need to keep following the signs.
  • Cast: Josh Gad, Isla Fisher
  • Team: W/EP/D Abe Forsythe; EP Josh Gad, Isla Fisher, Bruna Papandrea, Jodi Matterson, Steve Hutensky
  • Studio: Endeavor Content, Made Up Stories
  • Premieres: 2022