Thursday, January 13, 2022

Development News - NBC Hands Pilot Orders to 'Quantum Leap' Reboot and Drama 'Found'

Development News - January 13, 2022

NBC's Found and Quantum Leap.

  • FOUND (Drama) - Written by Nkechi Okoro Carroll. Executive produced by Carroll, Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, David Madden and Lindsay Dunn. Produced by Warner Bros. Television, Berlanti Productions and Rock My Soul Productions. Logline: In any given year, more than 600,000 people are reported missing in the United States. More than half that number are people of color that the country seems to forget about. A public relations specialist - who was once herself one of those forgotten ones - and her crisis management team now make sure there is always someone looking out for the forgotten missing people. But unbeknownst to anyone, this everyday hero is hiding a chilling secret of her own.
  • QUANTUM LEAP (Drama) - Reboot of the NBC drama that aired from 1989-93. Written by Steven Lilien and Bryan Wynbrandt. Executive produced by Lilien, Wynbrandt, Martin Gero, Don Bellisario and Deborah Pratt. Produced by Universal Television, I Have an Idea! Entertainment and Belisarius Productions. Logline: It's been 30 years since Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished. Now a new team has been assembled to restart the project in the hopes of understanding the mysteries behind the machine and the man who created it.