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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
BROTHERED UP 2/3/17 -
4/17/17
4/17/17 CBS ordered to pilot
[films on wednesday, april 12 & tuesday, april 18]
currently in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Adhir Kalyan as Farooq
· D.L. Hughley as Calvin
· Glynn Turman as Frank
· John C. McGinley as Lee
· Merrin Dungey as Desri
· Nishi Munshi as Nosheen
· Romany Malco as Calvin (Originally Cast)
[who's making it?]
· James Burrows as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Mark Gross as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about an emotionally guarded African-American cop who is partnered with an emotionally available Pakistani cop and they are forced to find a way to connect as they patrol a Detroit neighborhood
DISTEFANO 8/12/16 -
2/21/17
2/21/17 CBS ordered to pilot
[films on saturday, march 18]
currently in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Bays-Thomas Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Annie Potts as Helen
· Chazz Palminteri as Tony
· Chris Distefano as Chris
· Diane Guerrero as Izzy
[who's making it?]
· Brian Bockrath as EP
· Carter Bays as CRTR/EP
· Chris Distefano as EP
· Craig Thomas as CRTR/EP
· Pamela Fryman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
multi-camera/hybrid comedy to the Eye about Izzy and Chris, two 20-somethings raising their newborn daughter and merging their loud families - one Colombian American, one Italian
EL JEFE 1/30/17 -
3/10/17
3/10/17 CBS ordered to pilot
[midseason 2018]
currently in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· David Castaneda as Bembe Medina
· Roberto Aguire as Gustavo "Tavo" Medina
[who's making it?]
· David Barrett as EP
· Leonard Goldberg as EP
· Paul Attanasio as CRTR/EP
· Rodrigo Garcia as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama about the multi-generational members of a Mexican-American family with deep roots in San Diego intertwine personally and professionally due to their powerful careers in law enforcement
GET, THE 1/24/17 -
3/21/17
3/21/17 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alex Fitzalan as Alex Howard
· Amy Brenneman as Ellen Sullivan
· Brad Garrett as Bill Asher
· Emayatzy Corinealdi as Noelle Greene
· Jeananne Goossen as Isa Harper
· Michael Rady as Tom Chavez
[who's making it?]
· Bridget Carpenter as CRTR/EP
· James Strong as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama about a team of tireless Internet journalists who pursue and expose stories of injustice using their unconventional investigative techniques in today's anything-goes world of reporting
HANNAH ROYCE'S QUESTIONABLE CHOICES 10/6/16 -
3/30/17
3/30/17 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Kapital Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Alice Eve as Hannah Royce
· James Earl as J.L.
· Kyle Howard as Lewis
· Tyler Labine as Barry
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· Fiona Clark as EP
· Matt Tarses as CRTR/EP
· Steve Pink as DIR (Pilot)
· Wendi Trilling as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a woman who has made some interesting choices throughout her life - namely, having three different kids with three different men - but all have led her to having a very unique, loving, blended family
HIGHER GROUND 9/20/16 -
6/22/17
6/22/17 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Katie Couric Media
· Secret Hideout

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Brad William Henke as David Tucker
· Grace Rex as Sarah Jane Lipschitz
· Kevin Daniels as Daniel Markus
· Omar Metwally as Nate
· Sharon Leal as Naomi Barr
· Sheaun McKinney as Michael Sanchez
· Zach Appelman as Matthew Webb
[who's making it?]
· Alex Kurtzman as EP
· David Marshall Grant as EP
· Heather Kadin as EP
· Jenny Lumet as CRTR/EP
· Katie Couric as EP
· Richard Shepard as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama which centers on an elite team of investigators for the Northeast Regional U.S. Hate Crimes Unit who must confront their own biases as they keep the peace by solving myriad crimes against humanity while acting locally but thinking of the nation... [continued]
MISSION CONTROL 1/17/17 -
3/24/17
3/24/17 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· David Giuntoli as Malik Stevenson
· Levi Fiehler as Izzy Ryerson
· Nestor Serrano as Fulgencio Diaz (Originally Cast)
· Peyton List as Maria "Deke" Slayton
· Poppy Montgomery as Julie Towne
· Ricardo Chavira as Fulgencio Diaz
· Wunmi Mosaku as Rayna Macklen
[who's making it?]
· Aditya Sood as EP
· Andy Weir as CRTR/EP
· Brian Buckner as EP
· Charles Eglee as EP
· Courtney Conte as EP
· Jeremy Podeswa as DIR (Pilot)
· Quan Phung as EP
· Simon Kinberg as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the next generation of NASA astronauts and scientists who juggle their personal and professional lives during a critical mission with no margin for error
PERFECT CITIZEN 9/21/16 -
3/20/17
3/20/17 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Thinking Hat Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Adrienne Warren as Ingrid Poe
· Brian Stokes Mitchell as Paul Perkins
· Kristin Chenoweth as Jessica Ellsbury
· Lenny Platt as Felix Reyes
· Noah Wyle as Deck Parsons
· Shanley Caswell as Vivian "Viv" Parsons
· Stephanie Szostak as Tess Adande
[who's making it?]
· Craig Turk as CRTR/EP
· Paris Barclay as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama about the former general counsel for the NSA who, after his involvement as a whistleblower in an international scandal, embarks on a new career at a storied law firm in Boston; once there, he must face the reality that half the country thinks h... [continued]
REAL LIFE 2/1/17 -
3/28/17
3/28/17 CBS ordered to pilot
[films on wednesday, april 5]
currently in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Brenda Song as Lauren
· Bret Harrison as Arnie
· Kristen Johnston as Beverly
· Lucas Hazlett as Kam
· Rebecca Rittenhouse as Nora
· Ryan Hansen as Drew
[who's making it?]
· Carter Bays as EP
· Craig Thomas as EP
· Hilary Winston as CRTR/EP
· Pamela Fryman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
hybrid comedy which chronicles the relationship of two twentysomethings who go from being co-workers on opposite coasts to working in the same office