Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Development News - HBO Max Passes on Dramas 'Red Bird Lane' and 'Vegas High'; CBS Orders Pilot for 'True Lies' Reboot

Development News - February 10, 2021

CBS' True Lies; and HBO Max's Red Bird Lane & Vegas High.

  • RED BIRD LANE (Drama) - Written by Sara Gran. Directed by David Slade. Executive produced by Gran, Slade, John Wells and Erin Jontow. Produced by Warner Bros. Television and John Wells Productions. Starring Susan Sarandon, Kiersey Clemons, Isidora Goreshter, Danny Huston, Ash Santos, Fiona Dourif, Dizzie Harris, Tara Lynne Barr, Crispin Glover, James Urbaniak, Jamie Clayton, Rya Kihlstedt, Grantham Coleman and Damon Dayoub.
  • VEGAS HIGH (Drama) - Written by Sarah-Raquel Jimenez. Directed by Gillian Robespierre. Executive produced by Jimenez, Robespierre, Michael Showalter, Jordana Mollick and Michael Lewen. Produced by Semi-Formal Productions. Starring Reagan Rozas, Jordana Spiro, Josh Andrés Rivera, West Duchovny, Kyanna Simpson, Emma Meisel, Lexi Simonsen, Da'Vinchi, Coolio and Kevin Rahm.
  • TRUE LIES (Drama) - Based on the 1994 feature film starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jamie Lee Curtis. Written by Matt Nix (Burn Notice, The Gifted). Directed by McG. Executive produced by Nix, McG, James Cameron, Mary Viola and Rae Sanchini. Produced by 20th Television, Flying Glass of Milk Productions, Wonderland Sound and Vision, and Lightstorm Entertainment. Logline: Shocked to discover that her bland and unremarkable computer consultant husband is a skilled international spy, an unfulfilled suburban housewife is propelled into a life of danger and adventure when she's recruited to work alongside him to save the world as they try to revitalize their passionless marriage.