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[01/27/21 - 11:42 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, January 27
Updates include: Hulu's "Shrill" to end after three seasons; Netflix issues two-season order for "Too Hot to Handle"; and HBO Max eyes "Game of Thrones" animated series.

[01/19/21 - 11:48 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, January 19
Updates include: Netflix's "Peaky Blinders" to sign off after six seasons; truTV pulls the plug on "At Home with Amy Sedaris"; and TBS greenlights a pair of comedy pilots.

[12/17/20 - 11:32 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, December 17
Updates include: ABC lands "L.A. Law" sequel series; NBC plots "Bo & Cheyenne" spin-off from "Superstore"; and ABC likewise mulls primetime "All My Children" spin-off.

[11/30/20 - 11:33 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 30
Updates include: "All Creatures Great and Small" to return for second season on PBS; Gugu Mbatha-Raw to star in Apple's "Surface"; and trio in talks to join "Willow" TV series at Disney+.

[11/25/20 - 11:21 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, November 25
Updates include: Isabella Gomez to star in HBO Max's "Head of the Class" reboot; Xavi de Guzman boards Netflix's "Maid"; and Joss Whedon bows out of HBO's "The Nevers."

[05/12/20 - 11:40 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, May 12
Updates include: The CW gives series orders to "Kung Fu," "Republic of Sarah"; HBO Max plans "Head of the Class" reboot; and Katee Sackhoff latest bound for "The Mandalorian."







HEAD OF THE CLASS (HBO MAX)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
5/12/20 - 1/27/21
STATUS:
currently in development (2021-2022 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
ordered to pilot
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
plus five scripts
DESCRIPTION:
reboot of the 1986-1991 series which revolves around a group of overachieving high school students who meet their greatest challenge - a teacher who wants them to focus less on grades and more on experiencing life
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Adrian Matthew Escalona as Miles Mendelson
· Brandon Severs as Terrell Smith
· Christa Miller as Principal Maris
· Dior Goodjohn as Robyn Rook
· Gavin Lewis as Luke Burrows
· Isabella Gomez as Alicia Adams
· Jolie Hoang-Rappaport as Makayla Washington
· Jorge Diaz as Elliot Olsen
· Katie Beth Hall as Sarah Watson
CREW INFORMATION:
· Amy Pocha as CRTR/EP
· Bill Lawrence as EP
· Brian Bradley as EP
· Jeff Ingold as EP
· Liza Katzer as CO-EP
· Seth Cohen as CRTR/EP
· Steven Cragg as EP
GENRE(S):
· based on a tv series
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Doozer Productions
· Warner Horizon Television