Friday, January 1, 2021

Peacock - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

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:
  • Team: W/Co-EP/D Morgan Cooper; SR/EP Chris Collins; 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: 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: 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

THE LOST SYMBOL
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Famed Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon must solve a series of deadly puzzles to save his kidnapped mentor and thwart a chilling global conspiracy. Based on the novel The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown.
  • Cast: Ashley ZukermanValorie Curry, Eddie Izzard, Sumalee Montano, Rick Gonzalez, Beau Knapp, Raoul Bhaneja (recurring), Sammi Rotibi (recurring), Keenan Jolliff (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Dan Dworkin, Jay Beattie; EP Dan Brown, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard, Samie Falvey, Anna Culp
  • Studio: CBS Studios, Universal Television, Imagine Television Studios
  • Premieres: 2021

  • 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, Mickey Rourke
  • 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

ONE OF US IS LYING
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Everyone is a suspect, and everyone has something to hide. Based on the novel by Karen M. McManus.
  • Cast: Marianly Tejada, Cooper Van Grootel, Annalisa Cochrane, Chibuikem Uche, Jessica McLeod, Barrett Carnahan, Melissa Collazo, Mark McKenna 
  • Team: W/EP Erica Saleh; SR/EP Darío Madrona; EP Matt Groesch, John Sacchi; D/EP Jennifer Morrison
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions, 5 More Minutes Productions
  • Premieres: 2021

  • 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:
  • Team: W/EP/D Stephen Dunn; EP Lee Eisenberg, Emily Brecht, Russell T Davies, Nicola Shindler, Richard Halliwell
  • 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:
  • 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