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What is the DEVWATCH?

This section will allow you to track what's in development - whether it be by network, by commitment, by status, by genre or by studio - or just to see a list of all the projects we currently cover.

Each project has its own DEVWATCH page where you can see all the news, dvds, listings, etc. related to it. There you can also add it to your MYFUTON page for easy tracking.

Instructions: Use the filter options to the right to narrow your search. You can also click on a resulting column name to sort the results by that option. For specific title searches or to search by cast or crew member, use the site's main search box located at the top of each page.

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series date
start/end
updated network commitment status
FALSE PROFITS 10/31/17 -
2/14/18
2/14/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Jason T. Reed Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Kapil Talwalkar as Ramesh
· Kosha Patel as Parvun Chattoraj
[who's making it?]
· Jason Reed as EP
· Kayla Alpert as CRTR/EP
· Sabrina Wind as EP
[what's it about?]
drama which follows a team of down-and-out women in suburban Arizona as they fight their way to the top of the cutthroat world of a multi-level marketing cosmetics business
FIX, THE 8/22/17 -
1/26/18
1/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films & Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Elizabeth Craft as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Marcia Clark as CRTR/EP
· Sarah Fain as CRTR/EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a female prosecutor who loses the trial of the century and is shredded by the media in the process; the drama chronicles what happens when 8 years later the murderer who got off strikes again
FOR LOVE 1/24/18 -
2/15/18
2/15/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· John Dahl as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Kim Moses as EP
· Michael Cooney as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about Hope Castille: five years ago, her fiancé was killed; this morning she received a phone call from him; an epic love triangle set against a grounded, secret world of magic in present day New Orleans
GET CHRISTIE LOVE 9/26/17 -
1/23/18
1/23/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· End of Episode
· Lionsgate Television
· Martin Chase Productions
· One Race Television
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Kylie Bunbury as Christie Love
[who's making it?]
· Courtney Kemp as CRTR/EP
· Debra Martin Chase as EP
· Shana C. Waterman as EP
· Vin Diesel as EP
[what's it about?]
revival of the cult 1974-75 blaxploitation-themed TV movie/series which centers on Christie Love, an African American female CIA agent who leads an elite ops unit
GRAND HOTEL 11/21/17 -
2/2/18
2/2/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Beta Film
· UnveliEVAble Entertainment

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ben Spector as EP
· Brian Tanen as CRTR/EP
· Christian Gockel as EP
· Eva Longoria as EP
· Oliver Bachert as EP
[what's it about?]
import of the Spanish TV series, now set against the backdrop of a Miami Beach hotel, centering around the family who owns the business, the staff who run it, and the explosive secrets they hide under the perfect exterior
GREATEST AMERICAN HERO, THE 8/29/14 -
2/16/18
2/16/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· ABC Studios
· Fierce Baby Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Justin Hayes
· ??? as Max Smith
· ??? as Sarah Green
· George Wendt as Bob Rice
· Gia Sandhu as Mona Patel
· Hannah Simone as Meera Patel
· Shoniqua Shandai as Tawnia Nichols
· Zenobia Shroff as Leena Patel
[who's making it?]
· Christine Gernon as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Mandy Summers as EP
· Nahnatchka Khan as EP
· Rachna Fruchbom as CRTR/EP
· Steven J. Cannell as CRTR (Original Series)
· Tawnia McKiernan as EP
[what's it about?]
(from 20th Century Fox Television's press release, January 2018) Inspired by the 1980s TV show of the same name, THE GREATEST AMERICAN HERO centers around Meera, a 30-year-old woman who loves tequila and karaoke and has spent her life searching and f... [continued]
HOW MAY WE HATE YOU 11/8/16 -
2/15/18
2/15/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· CBS Television Studios
· Kapital Entertainment
· Trill TV

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Kat Dennings as Ellie
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Anna Drezen as BOOK
· Dana Honor as EP
· Justin Noble as CRTR/CO-EP
· Kat Dennings as PROD
· Todd Dakotah Briscoe as BOOK
· Warren Lieberstein as CRTR/EP (2016)
· Wendy Trilling as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about two inseparable guest-services associates at a high-end resort property and the co-workers and hotel guests that they're stuck with for eight to 16 hours a day
MILLION LITTLE THINGS, A 8/18/17 -
2/15/18
2/15/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· David Giuntoli as Eddie
· Romany Malco as Rome
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· D.J. Nash as CRTR/EP
· Dana Honor as EP
[what's it about?]
hourlong dramedy about a group of friends who, for different reasons and in different ways, are all stuck in their lives, but when one of them dies unexpectedly, it's just the wake up call the others need to finally start living
MOST LIKELY TO... 1/26/18 -
1/30/18
1/30/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Berlanti Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Diablo Cody as CRTR/EP
· Greg Berlanti as EP
· Pamela Fryman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Sarah Schechter as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy detailed as: in high school, Liz Cooney had everything and Markie McQueen had nothing; 20 years later, they're reunited under the same roof as single moms and unlikely housemates
QUEENS 1/26/18 1/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Rock'N'Robin Productions
· Royal Ties

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Pam Veasey as CRTR/EP
· Regina King as EP
· Robin Roberts as EP
[what's it about?]
drama which explores the lives of five African-American sisters, all officers in the NYPD, as they face the challenges of their high-risk jobs while juggling the responsibilities of marriage, motherhood and family
ROOKIE, THE 10/26/17 -
2/15/18
2/15/18 ABC ordered to pilot
[blind series commitment]
currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Afton Williamson as Talia Bishop
· Eric Winter as Tim Bradford
· Melissa O'Neil as Lucy Benitez
· Nathan Fillion as John Nolan
· Richard T. Jones as Wade Grey
· Titus Makin as Jackson West
[who's making it?]
· Alexi Hawley as CRTR/EP
· Jon Steinberg as EP
· Liz Friedlander as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Michelle Chapman as EP
· Nathan Fillion as EP
· Nicholas Pepper as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the oldest rookie in the LAPD: at an age where most are at the peak of their career, Nolan cast aside his comfortable, small town life and moved to L.A. to pursue his dream of being a cop
SAFE HARBOR 9/15/17 -
2/16/18
2/16/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films & Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Aasif Mandvi as Stanley Mudd
· Kris D. Lofton as Alvin "Deets" Dietrich
· Lynn Collins as Oriana "Ori" Cloverfield
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Jason Richman as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Michael Offer as DIR (Pilot)
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the colorful, complicated lives of cops on and off the beat as we follow them into harrowing, emotional and often humorous situations
SALVAGE 1/24/18 1/24/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Don Todd as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about ex-cop Jimmy Hill who just wants to be left alone after moving back home in rural Florida; but when a local murder is linked to the sunken treasure of a lost Spanish galleon, he's drawn into the investigation by an idealistic deputy and p... [continued]
SINGLE PARENTS 10/20/17 -
2/16/18
2/16/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· J.J. Philbin as CRTR/EP
· Jason Winer as DIR (Pilot)
· Katherine Pope as EP
· Liz Meriwether as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from 20th Century Fox Television's press release, February 2018) Revolves around a group of single parents who lean on each other as they raise their kids and look for another chance at love (or at least sex).
STATIES 1/26/18 -
2/14/18
2/14/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Maniac Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Andy Karl as Sam King
[who's making it?]
· Christina Davis as EP
· Corey Evett as CRTR/EP
· Matt Partney as CRTR/EP
· Michael Seitzman as EP
· Rob Bowman as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama about Eliza Cortez, a hard-charging NYPD detective who's banished to the boonies after a high-profile mistake and is paired with a new partner, Oregon State Trooper Sam King
STEPS 10/21/16 -
2/1/18
2/1/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films & Television

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· David Walpert as CRTR/EP (2016)
· Kristin Newman as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
domestic take of the Swedish single-camera comedy "Bonusfamiljen," about four adults in three houses raising three kids after two divorces - together
TAKE TWO 11/16/17 -
2/15/18
2/15/18 ABC ordered to pilot
[blind series commitment]
currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Milmar Pictures
· StudioCanal
· Tandem Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Eddie Cibrian as Eddie
· Rachel Bilson as Ella
· Xavier De Guzman as Berto
[who's making it?]
· Andrew W. Marlowe as CRTR/EP
· Rola Bauer as EP
· Terri Edda Miller as CRTR/EP
· Tim Halkin as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about Ella, the former star of a hit cop series who's fresh-out-of-rehab following a bender of epic proportion; desperate to restart her career, she talks her way into shadowing rough-and-tumble private investigator Eddie as research for a pote... [continued]
THREE RIVERS 2/2/18 -
2/15/18
2/15/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Annaleigh Ashford as Rebecca
[who's making it?]
· Ellen Kreamer as CRTR/EP
· Sherry Bilsing-Graham as CRTR/EP
· Tristram Shapeero as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy which centers on Rebecca who left her family's Texas ranch years ago to work at an upscale hotel in New York, but after being promised ownership of the ranch by her smooth-talking cowboy dad Beau, she's back and ready to utilize ... [continued]
UNTITLED BOBBY BOWMAN PROJECT 10/13/17 -
2/2/18
2/2/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· ABC Studios
· Condé Nast Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bobby Bowman as CRTR/EP
· Dawn Ostroff as EP
· Greg Walter as EP
· Jon Koa as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy which looks at the unexpected benefits of growing up in a family with a dad who has mental illness, as Bowman's father did
UNTITLED TIM DOYLE PROJECT 9/6/17 -
2/16/18
2/16/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Mary McCormack as Peggy Dwyer
· Michael Cudlitz as Mike Dwyer
[who's making it?]
· Randall Einhorn as DIR (Pilot)
· Tim Doyle as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about an Irish-Catholic family with a working class dad, traditional mom and eight sons as they struggle to cope in the turbulent 1970's
WHISKEY CAVALIER 10/24/17 -
2/16/18
2/16/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Doozer Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Scott Foley as Will Chase/Whiskey Cavalier
[who's making it?]
· Bill Lawrence as EP
· David Hemingson as CRTR/EP
· Jeff Ingold as EP
· Peter Atencio as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Scott Foley as PROD
[what's it about?]
drama which follows the adventures of FBI agent Will Chase (codename: Whiskey Cavalier) - played by Foley - who, following an emotional break-up, is assigned to work with CIA operative Francesca "Frankie" Trowbridge (codename: Fiery Tribune)