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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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MY OTHER LIFE IN BROOKLYN 10/13/04 -
8/18/17
8/18/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· D.J. Nash as CRTR/EP
· Dana Honor as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a guy who marries the woman of his dreams, only to get the job of a lifetime 200 miles away; as he moves back in with his single friends, flying home to his wife on the weekends, he discovers that relationship issues are eve... [continued]
THINGS YOU SHOULD ALREADY KNOW 8/21/17 8/21/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Gary Sanchez Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Adam McKay as EP
· Ben Schwartz as BOOK/CRTR/EP
· Laura Moses as BOOK/CRTR/EP
· Will Ferrell as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy which follows a group of millennials who realize they have to put down their phones and learn how to be actual adults if they don't want to die alone
LOVE/SICK 8/29/17 8/29/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jeffrey Kramer as EP
· Jiwon Park as EP
· Lisa Parsons as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera/hybrid import of the South Korean comedy "Emergency Couple," about a young female doctor who is put in charge of a new group of medical interns, only to discover that one of them is her ex-boyfriend
WELCOME TO MAINE 9/5/17 9/5/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Amigos de Garcia Productions
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alix Jaffe as EP
· Austen Earl as CRTR/EP
· Greg Garcia as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a ninth-generation Maine family and a recent immigrant - believed to be a Syrian refugee - and his daughter who all must learn to embrace change when they share the same workplace in a tiny rural town
MR. FREDERICK 9/11/17 9/11/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Tannenbaum Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Eric Tannenbaum
· Kim Tannenbaum
· Ryan Raddatz
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a progressive family that welcomes their lonely widowed neighbor into their lives only to learn he's an outspoken conservative
BIG HOUSE, THE 9/14/17 9/14/17 CBS put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Kapital Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· Liz Astrof as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a newly engaged woman and her son who are settling into life with her fiancé when her ex-con ex-husband gets out of jail on good behavior and moves in with them
QUALITY OF LIFE 9/19/17 9/19/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Tannenbaum Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Jamie Lee Curtis
[who's making it?]
· Eric Tannenbaum as EP
· Jamie Lee Curtis as EP
· Janis Hirsch as CRTR/EP
· Kim Tannenbaum as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy set at a family-run funeral home, tackling life through the unique perspective that growing up in a funeral home gives you
LADDER 54 9/28/17 9/28/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Bird and a Bear Entertainment, A
· CBS Television Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Cedric the Entertainer
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Bill Martin as CRTR/EP
· Cedric the Entertainer as EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· Eric Rhone as EP
· Mike Schiff as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a big-city firehouse: stuck there for long shifts, a crew of firefighters eat, sleep, live, laugh and fight with each other, their relationships made more intense by the fact that at any moment, they'll be risking their live... [continued]
PERFECT 10 10/6/17 10/6/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Kapital Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Craig Gerard as CRTR/EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· Matthew Zinman as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
hybrid comedy about a group of former high school classmates who become indispensable parts of each other's lives after reconnecting at their 10-year reunion
BIG MEN 10/17/17 10/17/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aline Brosh McKenna as CRTR/EP
· Rene Gube as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about an Asian-American rookie pro basketball player who dreams of a baller lifestyle but standing in his way are his 13-year-old twin sisters whom he co-parents with his overbearing immigrant father
NEED TO KNOW 10/23/17 10/23/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television
· Wildline Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jocelyn Towne as EP
· Scott Weinger as CRTR/EP
· Simon Helberg as EP
· Zach Ayers as CRTR/CO-EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy billed as a workplace ensemble set in the top secret training video department at the Central Intelligence Agency
DADS AND DAUGHTERS 10/25/17 10/25/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Discount Sushi

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gregg Mettler as CRTR/EP
· Jon Cryer as EP
· Lisa Joyner as EP
· Mark Gross as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a reserved math teacher with Midwestern values and an outgoing personal trainer who must bite the bullet and move in together rather than splitting their daughters up when their common ex-wife heads to prison for credit card... [continued]
MR. ERDMAN 10/26/17 10/26/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Tannenbaum Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Eric Tannenbaum as EP
· Kim Tannenbaum as EP
· Ryan Raddatz as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a progressive family that welcomes their lonely widowed neighbor into their lives only to discover he's an outspoken conservative
ASSISTED LIVING 11/3/17 11/3/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Gloria Sanchez Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Adam McKay as EP
· Chris Harris as EP
· Jessica Elbaum as EP
· Nora Kirkpatrick as CRTR/EP
· Will Ferrell as EP
[what's it about?]
hybrid multi-camera comedy which centers on a college sophomore who, after being kicked off campus, moves into a local retirement home where he and his much older roommate form an unlikely bond
GREAT DIVIDE, THE 11/6/17 11/6/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Colleen McGuinness as CRTR/EP
· Dave Becky as EP
· Oly Obst as EP
[what's it about?]
hybrid comedy about a married man with kids who was adopted as a baby and finally reconnects with his biological father, only to find that they disagree on everything; he tries to be the peacekeeper between his liberal adoptive parents and his super-... [continued]
UNTITLED JOANNA QURAISHI PROJECT 11/13/17 11/13/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Blondie Girl Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ashley Tisdale as EP
· Jennifer Tisdale as EP
· Joanna Quraishi as CRTR/CO-EP
[what's it about?]
hybrid comedy about a millennial woman who sets off to get to know the Middle-Eastern culture and the family of her late father
STRIPES 11/16/17 11/16/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Montecito Picture Company, The
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· based on a feature film
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Amie Karp as PROD
· Ivan Reitman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Julius Goldy Sharpe as EP
· Peter Fried as PROD
· Sam Brown as CRTR/EP
· Tom Pollock as EP
· Trevor Moore as CRTR/EP
· Zach Cregger as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on Ivan Reitman's 1981 film which focuses on a perennial rebellious outsider who finally finds his purpose in life when he joins the U.S. military and must unite a group of ragtag eccentrics
CLASS ACTION 11/29/17 11/29/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Stage 29 Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dan O'Shannon as CRTR/EP
· Jay McGraw as EP
· John Cochran as CRTR/CO-EP
· Julia Eisenman as EP
· Phil McGraw as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a law student looking for the easy way out who gets more than he bargained for when he finds himself in a class where he and an eclectic group of fellow law students are required to argue actual cases in court
UNTITLED ANDERSON & HORNSBY PROJECT 12/7/17 12/7/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Blake Anderson
· David Hornsby
[who's making it?]
· Blake Anderson as CRTR/EP
· David Hornsby as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a high-strung father (Hornsby) must deal with a new family dynamic when his ex-wife marries a younger, free-spirited dude (Anderson) who becomes the stepdad to his children
SPACED OUT 12/15/17 12/15/17 CBS script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Doozer Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Adam Sztykiel as CRTR
· Bill Lawrence as CRTR/EP
· Jeff Ingold as EP
[what's it about?]
ensemble comedy is set in the world of commercial space travel
MURPHY BROWN 1/24/18 1/24/18 CBS ordered to pilot
[blind 13-episode series order]
currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Bend in the Road Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Candice Bergen as Murphy Brown
[who's making it?]
· Candice Bergen as EP
· Diane English as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from CBS's press release, January 2018) CBS has given a 13-episode, series production commitment to a current day revival of the Network's classic comedy MURPHY BROWN from Warner Bros. Television for the 2018-2019 broadcast season, it was announced ... [continued]
UNTITLED BEN WINSTON PROJECT 1/31/18 1/31/18 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· CBS Television Studios
· Fulwell 73

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Austen Earl as CRTR/EP
· Ben Winston as EP
· Jonathan Berry as EP
· Michael Rotenberg as EP
· Tim McAuliffe as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a young married couple whose evenings have become comfortable and routine; their lives are completely upended when a young musician moves into their spare bedroom and brings with him the complications of being an up-and-comi... [continued]
25 2/7/18 2/7/18 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Point Grey Pictures
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Evan Goldberg as EP
· Hilary Winston as CRTR/EP
· James Weaver as EP
· Seth Rogen as EP
[what's it about?]
hybrid comedy which centers on twenty-something Kyle who comes to Austin to finally convince his old best friend from camp they are perfect for each other; unfortunately, she just got engaged; a lot of guys would give up; Kyle is not one of those guy... [continued]
FAM 11/29/17 -
2/9/18
2/9/18 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Kapital Entertainment
· Trill Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Andy Ackerman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Corinne Kingsbury as CRTR/EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· David Rosenthal as EP
· Wendi Trilling as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a woman's younger half-sister who comes to live with her and her fiancé to escape their train wreck of a father
HERE COMES THE NEIGHBORHOOD 9/27/17 -
2/9/18
2/9/18 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Kapital Entertainment
· Trill Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· James Burrows as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jim Reynolds as CRTR/EP
· Wendi Trilling as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about the nicest guy in the Midwest who moves his family into a tough neighborhood in L.A. where not everyone appreciates his extreme neighborliness
PANDAS IN NEW YORK 1/26/18 -
2/9/18
2/9/18 CBS ordered to pilot
[friday, april 6 & wednesday, april 11]
currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ajay Sahgal as CRTR/EP
· Andy Ackerman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a family of Indian doctors with a successful group practice in New York City who embark on a project to arrange their youngest son's life, unaware he's made plans of his own
HISTORY OF THEM 8/24/17 -
2/12/18
2/12/18 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Glo Nation
· Odenkirk Provissiero Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Amit Shah as Vikram Johar
· Ana Villafañe as Luna Reyes
· Brett Dier as Adam
· Caitlin McGee as Skylar
· Chris Powell as Isaac
· Felix Solis as Manny Reyes
· Lisa Vidal as Tatiana "Tati" Reyes
[who's making it?]
· Gloria Calderon Kellett as CRTR/EP
· Marc Provissiero as EP
· Pamela Fryman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
multi-camera/hybrid comedy billed as a multi-cultural romantic comedy about how two friends fell in love, narrated by their future daughter, using the couple's social media from present-day as a guide
I MOM SO HARD 9/20/17 -
2/16/18
2/16/18 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Spondoolie Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· David Fynn as Brian
· Freddie Prinze, Jr. as Hale
· Jen Smedley as Jen
· Kristin Hensley as Kristin
[who's making it?]
· Dan Etheridge as EP
· Danielle Stokdyk as EP
· Don Scardino as DIR (Pilot)
· Jen Smedley as CRTR/EP
· Kristin Hensley as CRTR/EP
· Michelle Nader as CRTR/EP
· Rob Thomas as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy based on the web series which follows two moms who show how their friendship gets them through being wives and mothers