Friday, January 1, 2021

Spectrum - Upcoming Shows and Pilots


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

ORDERED TO SERIES

ANGELA BLACK
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Angela Black's life appears idyllic: a lovely house in suburban London, days working as a volunteer at the dogs' home, two wonderful sons and a charismatic, hard-working husband. However, beneath this facade of charmed domesticity, she is also the victim of domestic abuse. Trapped in a relationship she cannot escape, Angela is approached out of the blue by Ed, a private investigator, who spills Oliver's darkest secrets. When faced with some horrifying truths about her husband, a stunned Angela is left reeling. With one encounter, Angela's life switches from school runs and the dogs' home to private detectives and buried secrets as she risks everything she holds dear to fight back against the man who has suppressed and tormented her for most of her life.
  • Cast: Joanne Froggatt, Michiel Huisman, Samuel Adewunmi
  • Team: W/EP Harry Williams, Jack Williams; D/EP Craig Viveiros
  • Studio: Two Brothers Pictures
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in the darkest recesses of space, the suspenseful thriller and love story follows two people trapped in a lighthouse at the end of the known universe. Based on the novel by Hugh Howey.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Zak Penn; EP Ira Steven Behr, Katie O'Connell Marsh, Elisa Ellis
  • Studio: Spectrum Originals, AMC Networks, Platform One Media
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Based on the book The Three of Us: Growing Up with Tammy and George written by Georgette Jones, the daughter of Tammy Wynette and George Jones. The series will chronicle the country music power couple, whose relationship inspired songs such as "We're Gonna Hold On," "Stand by Your Man" and "Golden Ring."
  • Cast: Jessica Chastain
  • Team: W/EP Abe Sylvia; EP Jessica Chastain, Andrew Lazar, Josh Brolin, David Glasser, David Hutkin, Bob Yari, Bryan Goluboff
  • Studio: 101 Studios, Mad Chance Productions, Josh Brolin Productions, Freckle Films
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: J.C. Abernathy - the successful head coach of a competitive women's college basketball team - finds herself in the middle of a potentially career shattering sexual abuse scandal. Sorting through the secrets to unravel the truth, she is forced to make decisions that will affect her, her family and the young female athletes that depend on her.
  • Cast: Rose Rollins, Josh Lucas 
  • Team: W/EP Pam Veasey; EP Bruna Papandrea, Casey Haver, John Dove; D/EP Anton Cropper
  • Studio: Paramount Television Studios, Made Up Stories
  • Premieres: 2021

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set amidst an unexpected, deadly second wave of the coronavirus outbreak in New York City, two neighbors, Rachel and Lily, navigate life in quarantine. While Rachel juggles her many telemedicine clients as well as a shaky, passionless marriage, Lily is upstairs just trying to convince her Wall Street clientele that her very specific skillset is still just as valuable over video as it was in person. These two women face unprecedented times while still juggling their careers, their loved ones, and possibly the end of the world?
  • Cast: Audra McDonald, Taylor Schilling, Steven Pasquale, Will Swenson, Phillipa Soo, Leslie Uggams
  • Team: W/EP Robert King, Michelle King; EP Liz Glotzer, Brooke Kennedy
  • Studio: Spectrum Originals, CBS Studios, King Size Productions
  • Premieres: 2021