Saturday, January 1, 2022

AMC - Upcoming Shows


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


  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Two Navajo police officers, Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee, in the 1970s Southwest search for clues in a grisly double murder case forces them to challenge their own spiritual beliefs and come to terms with the trauma of their pasts. Based on the Leaphorn & Chee book series by Tony Hillerman.
  • Cast: Zahn McClarnon, Kiowa Gordon, Noah EmmerichJessica MattenRainn Wilson, Deanna Allison 
  • Team: W/EP Graham Roland; SR/EP Vince Calandra; EP Zahn McClarnon, George R.R. Martin, Robert Redford, Tina Elmo, Vince Gerardis; D/EP Chris Eyre
  • Studio: AMC Studios
  • Premieres: June 12, 2022

  • Genre: Drama (Half-Hour)
  • Logline: Demascus, a 33-year-old Black man, goes on a journey of self-discovery using an innovative new technology that allows him to experience different versions of his own life. The series will follow these vivid psychological explorations and also Demascus in his primary reality.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Tearrance Arvelle Chisholm; SR/EP Kirk Moore; EP Mark Johnson; P Myki Bajaj
  • Studio: AMC Studios, Gran Via Productions
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A taxi driver's life is turned upside down when he agrees to chauffeur a New Orleans-based Zimbabwean gangster notorious for exploiting undocumented immigrants at the U.S. southern ports. Based on a UK format.
  • Cast: Giancarlo Esposito
  • Team: W/EP/D Sonu Gonera; W/EP Danny Brocklehurst; SR/EP Theo Travers; EP Giancarlo Esposito, Josh Kesselman, Danny Sherman, Barry Jossen, Tana Jamieson
  • Studio: A+E Studios, Thruline Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2023


  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in the 1930s at an all-girls boarding school in New Jersey, a young Russian immigrant and groundskeeper Zoya is drawn into a lethal love triangle with the school's newest faculty member (an enigmatic novelist) - and his bewitching wife. Based on the novel by Adrienne Celt.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Rachel Caris Love; EP Robin Schwartz, Kyle Laursen; P Carolyn Daucher
  • Studio: AMC Studios
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Maggie and Negan travel into a post-apocalyptic Manhattan long ago cut off from the mainland. The crumbling city is filled with the dead and denizens who have made New York City their own world full of anarchy, danger, beauty and terror.
  • Cast: Lauren Cohan, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Gaius Charles 
  • Team: W/EP Eli Jorné; EP Lauren Cohan, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Scott M. Gimple
  • Studio: AMC Studios
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: An intuitive young neurosurgeon discovers that she is the unlikely heir to a family of witches. As she grapples with her newfound powers, she must contend with a sinister presence that has haunted her family for generations. Based on the "Lives of the Mayfair Witches" novel trilogy by Anne Rice.
  • Cast: Alexandra Daddario, Harry Hamlin, Annabeth Gish, Tongayi Chirisa, Beth Grant, Erica Gimpel, Jen Richards, Jack Huston 
  • Team: W/EP Esta Spalding, Michelle Ashford; EP Anne Rice, Mark Johnson, Christopher Rice
  • Studio: AMC Studios, Gran Via Productions
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: 100 years in the future, lunar cargo pilot and smuggler Bella Sway finds herself accused of a crime and marooned on Moonhaven, a utopian community set on a 500 square mile Garden of Eden built on the Moon to find solutions to the problems that will soon end civilization on Earth. A skeptic in Paradise, Bella is sucked into a conspiracy to gain control of the artificial intelligence responsible for Moonhaven's miracles and teams with a local detective to stop the forces that want to destroy Earth's lost hope before they are destroyed themselves.
  • Cast: Emma McDonaldDominic MonaghanAyelet ZurerKadeem HardisonAmara KaranJoe ManganielloYazzmin Newell 
  • Team: W/EP Peter Ocko; EP Deb Spera
  • Studio: AMC Studios
  • Premieres: July 7, 2022

  • Genre: Anthology (Season-Long)
  • Logline: The tragically funny story of a middle-class midwestern family tumbling down the ladder of American society; periodically bursting into song as they struggle to catch themselves.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP/D Scott Z. Burns; EP Mark Johnson, T Bone Burnett
  • Studio: AMC Studios
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in the near future, a group of women weave their way into each other's lives and embark on a thrilling journey, unravelling the mystery of their identity and uncovering a wrenching story of love and betrayal. Spinoff of BBC America's Orphan Black.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Anna Fishko; EP David Fortier, Ivan Schneeberg, Katie O'Connell Marsh, Nick Nantell, Kerry Appleyard; D/EP John Fawcett
  • Studio: Boat Rocker Media
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama (Animated)
  • Logline: Set in a world where uploaded consciousness is a reality, Maddie is a bullied teen who receives mysterious help from someone online. The stranger is soon revealed to be her recently deceased father, David, whose consciousness has been uploaded to the Cloud following an experimental brain scan. David is the first of a new kind of being: an "Uploaded Intelligence" or UI, but he will not be the last, as a global conspiracy unfolds that threatens to trigger a new kind of world war.
  • Cast: Daniel Dae Kim, Katie Chang, Taylor Schilling, Rosemarie DeWitt, Aaron Eckhart, Paul Dano, Ron Livingston, Chris Diamantopoulos, Raza Jaffrey, Scoot McNairy, Anika Noni Rose, Grey Griffin, SungWon Cho, Kevin Durand, Samuel Roukin, Krystina Alabado, William Hurt, Maude Apatow, Corey Stoll, Lara Pulver
  • Team: W/EP Craig Silverstein
  • Studio: AMC Studios, Titmouse
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set at Railton College, William Henry Devereaux, Jr. is the unlikely chairman of the English department in a badly underfunded college in the Pennsylvania rust belt. Based on the novel by Richard Russo.
  • Cast: Bob Odenkirk
  • Team: W/EP Aaron Zelman, Paul Lieberstein; EP Bob Odenkirk, Richard Russo, Mark Johnson, Naomi Odenkirk, Marc Provissiero
  • Studio: TriStar Television, Gran Via Productions
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Anthology (Episodic)
  • Logline: Each one-hour standalone episode will focus on both new and established characters set in the world first established in AMC's The Walking Dead.
  • Cast: Anthony Edwards, Parker Posey, Terry Crews, Poppy Liu, Jillian Bell, Daniella Pineda, Olivia Munn, Danny Ramirez, Loan Chabanol, Embeth Davidtz, Jessie T. Usher, Gage Munroe, Samantha Morton, Lauren Glazier, Matt Medrano
  • Team: W/EP Channing Powell; EP Scott M. Gimple
  • Studio: AMC Studios
  • Premieres: 2022

THIS IS GOING TO HURT
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: The unvarnished story of life in a hospital ward through the eyes of a junior doctor, charting the heart-lifting highs and the gut-wrenching lows. Based on the novel by Adam Kay.
  • Cast: Ben Whishaw, Harriet Walter, Alex Jennings, Michele Austin, Kadiff Kirwan, Ashley McGuire, Rory Fleck Byrne, Tom Durant-Pritchard
  • Team: W/EP Adam Kay; EP Naomi de Pear, Jane Featherstone, James Farrell, Mona Qureshi, Kristin Jones, Dan McDermott; P Holly Pullinger D/EP Lucy Forbes
  • Studio: BBC Studios, Sister, Terrible Productions
  • Premieres: June 2, 2022

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: A spinoff of The Walking Dead following the continued adventures of Daryl.
    • Cast: Norman Reedus
    • Team: W/EP David Zabel; EP Norman Reedus, Angela Kang, Scott M. Gimple
    • Studio: AMC Studios
    • Premieres: 2023