Saturday, January 1, 2022

ABC - Upcoming Shows

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

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Recently disgraced reporter Eileen Fitzgerald leaves her high-profile New York life behind to join a daily metro newspaper in Anchorage on a journey to find both personal and professional redemption.
  • Cast: Hilary Swank, Jeff Perry, Matt Malloy, Meredith Holzman, Grace Dove, Pablo Castelblanco, Ami Park, Craig Frank
  • Team: W/EP/D Tom McCarthy; SR/EP Peter Elkoff; EP Hilary Swank, Bert Salke, Melissa Wells, Ryan Binkley, Kyle Hopkins
  • Studio: 20th Television
  • Premieres: October 6, 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in the main city of Avalon on Catalina Island, LA Sheriff Department Detective Nicole "Nic" Searcy heads up a small office. Catalina has a local population that serves more than one million tourists a year, and each day when the ferries arrive, hundreds of potential new stories enter the island. Detective Searcy is pulled into a career-defining mystery that will challenge everything she knows about herself and the island. Based on a short story by Michael Connelly.
  • Cast: Neve Campbell, Steven Pasquale, Roslyn Ruff, Alexa Mansour, Demetrius Grosse 
  • Team: W/EP David E. Kelley; SR/EP Dana Calvo; EP Michael Connelly, Ross Fineman, Barry Jossen, Tana Jamieson
  • Studio: 20th Television, A+E Studios
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A night of passion leads to love between con man Charlie and undercover CIA officer Emma, who are unknowingly on a collision course professionally. While Charlie ramps up the "family business" so he can get out for good, Emma's closing in on the vengeful criminal who holds Charlie's family debts in-hand - forcing them to reckon with the lies they've told so they can save themselves and their families from disastrous consequences. Based on the Korean format My Fellow Citizens.
  • Cast: Milo Ventimiglia, Catherine Haena KimWilliam FichtnerSarah Wayne Callies, James Saito, Tim Chiou, Freda Foh Shen, Felisha Terrell
  • Team: W/EP Julia Cohen; SR/EP Phil Klemmer; EP Milo Ventimiglia, Jon M. Chu, Russ Cundiff, Caitlin Foito, Todd Harthan, Lindsay Goffman; P Deanna Harris; D/EP Ben Younger
  • Studio: 20th Television, DiVide Pictures, Electric Somewhere Company
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Broke, newly single and feeling old, Nell Stevens is a self-described 40-something disaster, who works to restart the life and career she left behind 10 years ago. When she lands the only job she can find - writing obituaries - Nell starts getting life advice from an unlikely source. Based on the novel Confessions of a Forty-Something F**k Up by Alexandra Potter.
  • Cast: Gina Rodriguez, Hannah Simone, Lauren AshJosh Banday, Angela Gibbs, Rick Glassman
  • Team: W/EP Casey Johnson, David Windsor; EP Gina Rodriguez, McG, Mary Viola, Corey Marsh
  • Studio: 20th Television, Wonderland Sound & Vision
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Special Agent Will Trent of the Georgia Bureau of Investigations (GBI) was abandoned at birth and endured a harsh coming-of-age in Atlanta's overwhelmed foster care system. But now, determined to use his unique point of view to make sure no one feels as abandoned as he was, Will Trent has the highest clearance rate in the GBI. Based on the book series by Karin Slaughter.
  • Cast: Ramón RodríguezErika ChristensenJake McLaughlin, Iantha Richardson, Sonja Sohn 
  • Team: W/EP Liz Heldens, Dan Thomsen; EP Karin Slaughter, Oly Obst; P Ramón Rodríguez; D/EP Paul McGuigan
  • Studio: 20th Television
  • Premieres: 2023