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[11/09/18 - 11:41 PM]
Development Update: Friday, November 9
Updates include: CBS All Access mulls Michelle Yeoh-led "Star Trek: Discovery" spin-off; Matthew Modine cast in "Surveillance" at CBS; and Vanessa Bayer to star in "Big Deal" for Showtime.







BIG DEAL (SHOWTIME)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
11/9/18
STATUS:
previously in development (2019-2020 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
script
DESCRIPTION:
comedy about a woman (Bayer) who overcomes childhood leukemia to achieve her lifelong dream of becoming an on-air host at a home shopping network
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Vanessa Bayer
CREW INFORMATION:
· Ali Krug as CO-EP
· Jeremy Beiler as CRTR/EP
· Jessi Klein as EP
· Jordana Mollick as EP
· Megan Ellison as EP
· Michael Showalter as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Sue Naegle as EP
· Vanessa Bayer as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Annapurna Television
· Semi-Formal Productions