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[09/18/20 - 11:29 PM]
Development Update: Friday, September 18
Updates include: Sarah Jones, Giovanni Ribisi board Netflix's "On the Verge"; Tina Casciani promoted to regular on The CW's "Pandora"; and America Ferrera to return for two episodes of NBC's "Superstore."







LEWISBURG (NBC)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
9/18/20
STATUS:
currently in development (2021-2022 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
script (with penalty)
DESCRIPTION:
drama about a young man whose only way out of East Baltimore is his wrestling talent; when he accepts an offer to join the nationally ranked team at a university in central Pennsylvania, however, he winds up grappling with much more than he ever imagined, including issues of race, class and the personal costs of confronting our most entrenched systems
CREW INFORMATION:
· Corinne Brinkerhoff as EP
· Craig Turk as EP
· Dan Lin as EP
· Gbenga Akinnagbe as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· CBS Television Studios
· Rideback
· Thinking Hat