Thursday, October 27, 2022

Development News - Hulu Picks Up Pilot 'Deli Boys' from Onyx Collective; FX Orders Pilot for Drama 'The Bends'

Development News - October 27, 2022

FX's The Bends and Hulu's Deli Boys.

  • DELI BOYS (Comedy, Single Camera) - Starring Asif Ali, Saagar Shaikh and Alfie Fuller. Written by Abdullah Saeed. Directed by Nisha Ganatra. Executive produced by Saeed, Ganatra, Jenni Konner, Vali Chandrasekaran and Nora Silver. Produced by 20th Television and Onyx Collective. Logline: After their convenience store magnate father dies, a pair of pampered Pakistani-American brothers (Ali, Shaikh) are forced to reckon with their Baba's secret life of crime.
  • THE BENDS (Drama) - Based on the novel Killing Ground by Gerald Seymour. Written by Paul Attanasio. Directed by Mike Barker. Executive produced by Attanasio, Barker, Warren Littlefield, Ann Johnson, Graham Littlefield, Lisa Harrison and Kathy Ciric. Produced by 20th Television, ABC Signature and The Littlefield Company. Logline: The secrets of a seemingly perfect American family in Berlin come to light when they hire a new nanny, unaware that she is trying to expose the parents' corrupt financial and familial ties.