Saturday, January 1, 2022

Peacock - Upcoming Shows


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


  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Based on the harrowing true story of the Broberg family, whose daughter Jan was kidnapped multiple times over a period of years by a charismatic, obsessed family "friend." Devoted to their faith, family and community, the Brobergs were utterly unprepared for the sophisticated tactics their neighbor used to exploit their vulnerabilities, drive them apart, and turn their daughter against them. This is the story of how their lives were permanently altered - and how they survived.
  • Cast: Anna Paquin, Jake Lacy, Colin Hanks, Lio Tipton, Mckenna Grace, Hendrix Yancey, Austin Stowell, Patrick Fischler, Bree Elrod, Philip Ettinger
  • Team: W/EP Nick Antosca; EP Alex Hedlund; P Mary Ann Broberg, Jan Broberg; D/EP Eliza Hittman
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions, Eat the Cat and Top Knot Films
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: From the outside, the Delaneys appear to be the perfect family. Stan and Joy have just sold their successful tennis academy and finally have the life of leisure that they thought they wanted. And while they look forward to spending time with their four grown children, those kids are busy with their own problems. Everything changes when a wounded young woman knocks on Joy and Stan's door, bringing the excitement they've been missing. But when Joy suddenly disappears, her children have to re-examine their parents' marriage and their family history with fresh and terrified eyes. Set against the backdrop of competitive tennis, this story takes us into a family's darkest secrets and asks, "Can we ever really know the people closest to us?" Based on the novel by Liane Moriarty.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Melanie Marnich; EP Liane Moriarty, David Heyman, Albert Page, Jillian Share
  • Studio: Universal International Studios, Heyday Television
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: The lives of a realtor, a plumber and a former tennis star unexpectedly collide, exposing America's obsession with true crime, murder and the slow close toilet seat.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Craig Rosenberg; EP Jason Bateman, Michael Costigan; Co-EP Roxie Rodriguez
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions, Aggregate Films
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A new take on the acclaimed Sci-Fi drama that ran from 2004-09.
  • Cast:
  • Team: EP Sam Esmail, Chad Hamilton
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions, Esmail Corp, Anonymous Content
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: A continuation of The Best Man film franchise, the series will catch up with Harper, Robyn, Jordan, Lance, Quentin, Shelby, Candace and Murch as relationships evolve and past grievances resurface in the unpredictable stages of midlife crisis meets midlife renaissance.
  • Cast: Morris Chestnut, Melissa De Sousa, Taye Diggs, Regina Hall, Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Nia Long, Harold Perrineau, Nicole Ari Parker (recurring), Ron Canada (recurring), Brandon Victor Dixon (recurring), Michael Genet (recurring), Yvonna Pearson (recurring), Aaron Serotsky (recurring), Terrence Terrell (recurring), Tobias Truvillion (recurring), Eric Scott Ways (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Malcolm D. Lee, Dayna Lynne North; EP Sean Daniel, Sheila Walcott
  • Studio: Universal Television, Blackmaled Productions, Loud Sis Productions
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: Depicting a heightened, fictionalized version of Pete Davidson's real life, the series will combine grounded storytelling with absurd elements from the unfiltered and completely original worldview for which Pete is well known.
  • Cast: Pete Davidson, Edie Falco 
  • Team: W/EP Pete Davidson, Dave Sirus, Judah Miller; EP Lorne Michaels, Andrew Singer, Erin David
  • Studio: Universal Television, Broadway Video
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: An ensemble of characters navigate the annual "dead day," when for one night the dead come back to complete unfinished business - be that to celebrate a night back on Earth or to torment the living. Based on the comic book by Ryan Parrott.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Julie Plec, Kevin Williamson; EP Ben Fast, Emily Cummins, Lee Kramer, Jon Kramer, David Sigurani
  • Studio: Universal Television, Aftershock Media, My So-Called Company, Outerbanks Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A reimagination of the 1989 feature film starring Kevin Costner that will mix family, baseball, Iowa and magic that made the movie so enduring and beloved.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Michael Schur; EP Lawrence Gordon, David Miner, Morgan Sackett
  • Studio: Universal Television, Fremulon, The Gordon Company
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A criminal from Chicago bungles a heist and is forced to hide out in a small Australian reef town in Far North Queensland posing as the new church reverend.
  • Cast: Colin Donnell, PJ Byrne, Kylie Blacknell, Briallen Clarke, Tegan Stimson, Ed Oxenbould, Wayne Blair, Russell Dykstra, Calen Tassone, Jason Wilder
  • Team: W/P Paddy Macrae; EP Debbie Lee, Andrew Knight; P Tom Hoffie; D/EP Jonathan Teplitzky
  • Studio: Matchbox Pictures, Netflix Australia
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: A family fights to survive in a world that has been suddenly thrown into chaos. Based on the novel by Alex Scarrow.
  • Cast: Matthew Fox, Joanne Froggatt, Tom Wlaschiha, Amber Rose Revah, Victor Alli, Alyth Ross, Taylor Fay, Hakeem Jomah
  • Team: W/EP Patrick Massett, John Zinman; EP Matthew Fox, William Choi, Sydney Gallonde, Rikke Ennis, Patrick Renault, Peter Settman; D/EP Dennie Gordon
  • Studio: MGM Television, Entertainment 360, Nordic Entertainment Group
  • Premieres: 2022

  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Jim and Jane Swire search for justice after losing their daughter Flora in the notorious 1988 Lockerbie air disaster, which killed all 259 passengers and crew onboard when it exploded over Lockerbie, Scotland, 38 minutes after take off. A further 11 residents lost their lives when the plane came down. They led a campaign for truth and justice, going on a journey that included meeting Libya's Colonel Gaddafi and successive British Prime Ministers before Libyan national Abdelbaset al-Megrahi was convicted 13 years later. He was released on compassionate grounds in 2009. Based on the book by Dr. Jim Swire and Peter Biddulph.
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Jim Sheridan, Kirsten Sheridan; EP Nigel Marchant, Gareth Neame, Samantha Hoyle, Oskar Slingerland
  • Studio: Universal Content Productions, Sky Studios, Carnival Films
  • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: NYPD Detective Avraham Avraham's belief in mankind is his superpower when it comes to uncovering the truth. Guided by a deep sense of spirituality and religious principles, he is left to question his own humanity when a seemingly routine investigation turns upside down. Based on the novel The Missing File by Dror A. Mishani.
    • Cast: Jeff Wilbusch, Juliana Canfield, Karen Robinson, Michael Mosley, Steven Pasquale (recurring), Stephanie Szostak (recurring), Tony Curran (recurring), Noel Fisher (recurring)
    • Team: W/EP David E. Kelley; EP Dror A. Mishani, Matthew Tinker, Peter Traugott, Alon Shrutzman, Avi Nir, Karni Ziv; D/EP Barry Levinson
    • Studio: Universal Television, Keshet Studios
    • Premieres: 2022

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: An exploration of faith versus technology - an epic battle of biblical and binary proportions.
    • Cast: Betty Gilpin, Jake McDorman 
    • Team: W/EP Damon Lindelof, Tara Hernandez; D/EP Owen Harris
    • Studio: Warner Bros. Television
    • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
    • Logline: Several years after the Pitch Perfect film franchise, Bumper Allen moves to Germany to revive his music career when one of his songs becomes big in Berlin.
    • Cast: Adam Devine, Flula Borg, Sarah Hyland, Jameela Jamil, Lera Abova
    • Team: W/EP Megan Amram; EP Adam Devine, Elizabeth Banks, Max Handelman, Paul Brooks, Scott Neimeyer, Richie Keen; D/EP Todd Strauss-Schulson
    • Studio: Universal Television, Brownstone Productions, Gold Circle Films
    • Premieres: 2022


    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: Set in New Orleans, the lives of a diverse group of friends are transformed in the aftermath of a tragedy. Based on the British drama that aired from 1999-2000 and the Showtime drama that aired from 2000-2005.
    • Cast: Jesse James KeitelCandace Grace, Johnny Sibilly, Devin Way, Fin Argus, Ryan O'ConnellKim CattrallJuliette Lewis, Ed Begley Jr., Armand Fields, Chris Renfro, Eric Graise, Sachin Bhatt, Benito Skinner, Lukas Gage (guest), Megan Stalter (guest), Olli Haaskivi (guest), Calvin Seabrooks (guest), Nyle DiMarco (guest)
    • Team: W/EP/D Stephen Dunn; EP Lee Eisenberg, Emily Brecht, Russell T Davies, Nicola Shindler, Richard Halliwell, Louise Pedersen; W/Co-EP Ryan O'Connell
    • Studio: Universal Content Productions
    • Premieres: June 9, 2022

    • Genre: Anthology (Season-Long)
    • Logline: Set in a unique picturesque vacation destination, each season will explore love and the weird things we do in the name of it, encased in an elaborate true-crime conspiracy. The first season takes place at an all-inclusive resort along the Mayan Riviera, when a married couple on the brink of divorce inadvertently becomes embroiled in one of the Yucatan's most bizarre, unsolved mysteries that, somehow, is part metaphysical detective story, part Indiana Jones adventure, part coming-of-age romance.
    • Cast: William Jackson Harper, Cristin Milioti, Skyler Gisondo, Luis Gerardo Méndez, Nina Bloomgarden, Gabriela Cartol, Nick Offerman, Debby Ryan (recurring), Michael Hitchcock (recurring), Dylan Baker (recurring), Becky Ann Baker (recurring), Ben Sinclair (recurring), Parvesh Cheena (recurring)
    • Team: W/EP Andy Siara; EP Sam Esmail, Allison Miller, Chad Hamilton; Co-EP Sarah Matte; D/EP Ben Sinclair
    • Studio: Universal Content Productions, Esmail Corp, Anonymous Content
    • Premieres: 2022

    • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
    • Logline: It's 1993 and Ted's moment of fame has passed, leaving him living with his best friend, 16-year-old John Bennett, who lives in a working-class Boston home with his parents and cousin. Ted might not be the best influence on John, but when it comes right down to it, Ted's willing to go out on a limb to help his friend and his family. Prequel to the feature film franchise of the same name.
    • Cast: Seth MacFarlane (voice), Max Burkholder, Giorgia Whigham, Scott Grimes, Alanna Ubach 
    • Team: W/EP/D Seth MacFarlane; SR/EP Paul Corrigan, Brad Walsh; Erica Huggins
    • Studio: Universal Content Productions, MRC Television, Fuzzy Door Productions
    • Premieres: 2022

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: When a terrorist campaign threatens London over one summer, the frontline bomb disposal officers are at the forefront of urgent efforts to find out who is behind the bombings before fatalities escalate. Under extreme pressure and searching for answers, Lana becomes suspicious that the bomber is premeditatedly targeting her unit - but how does she prove it and discover the bomber's real identity?
    • Cast: Vicky McClure, Adrian Lester, Mark Stanley, Warren Brown, Kerry Godliman, Cal MacAninch
    • Team: W/EP Daniel Brierley; EP Jed Mercurio, Jimmy Mulville, Mark Redhead, Jessica Sharkey; D/EP Gilles Bannier, Jennie Darnell
    • Studio: HTM Television
    • Premieres: July 7, 2022

    • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
    • Logline: A motor-mouthed outsider is offered a chance at a better life, but only if he can successfully deliver a mysterious package across a post-apocalyptic wasteland. With the help of a trigger-happy car thief, he'll face savage marauders driving vehicles of destruction and other dangers of the open road, including a deranged clown who drives an all too familiar ice cream truck. Based on the video game franchise.
    • Cast: Anthony Mackie, Stephanie Beatriz, Thomas Haden Church, Neve Campbell (recurring)
    • Team: W/EP Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick; SR/EP Michael Jonathan Smith; EP Anthony Mackie, Will Arnett, Marc Forman, Jason Spire, Peter Principato, Asad Qizilbash, Carter Swan, Hermen Hulst; D/EP Kitao Sakurai
    • Studio: Sony Pictures Television, Universal Television, PlayStation Productions, Electric Avenue, Make It With Gravy Productions, Inspire Entertainment, Artists First
    • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: Set in 2024 in the run up to a British general election, a leading team of analysts buried in the heart of GCHQ, the UK's version of the NSA, secretly working to ward off a cyber-attack on the country's electoral system.
    • Cast: Mark Rylance, Simon Pegg, Adrian Lester, Alex Jennings, Maisie Richardson-Sellers, Hannah Khalique-Brown
    • Team: W/EP/D Peter Kosminsky; EP Colin Callender, Noëlette Buckley; P Robert Jones
    • Studio: NBCUniversal International Studios, Playground
    • Premieres: 2022

    • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
    • Logline: The mind-bending series mixes fact and fiction to tell a bizarre and incredible tale, shot for over a decade and featuring a story that continues to pile on jaw-dropping new twists.
    • Cast:
    • Team: W/EP/D Jason Woliner; EP Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, James Weaver, Loreli Alanis, Megan Ellison, Michael Sagol, Bert Hamelinck; P Tyler Ben-Amotz
    • Studio: Lionsgate Television, Point Grey Studios, Annapurna Television, Caviar
    • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: In a world of privilege and glamour, two young women's friendship transcend their strikingly different classes as they prepare to complete their education and enter royal vampire society. The story combines the elegance of aristocratic romance and the supernatural thrills of the vampire genre. Based on the book series by Richelle Mead.
    • Cast: Sisi Stringer, Daniela Nieves, Kieron Moore, André Dae Kim, J. August Richards, Anita-Joy Uwajeh, Mia McKenna-Bruce, Rhian Blundell, Jonetta Kaiser, Andrew Liner
    • Team: W/EP Julie Plec, Marguerite MacIntyre; EP Emily Cummins, Don Murphy, Susan Montford, Deepak Nayer, Jillian DeFrehn
    • Studio: Universal Television
    • Premieres: 2022