or


[08/23/19 - 11:03 PM]
Development Update: Friday, August 23
Updates include: Michael Shannon cast as Jerry Buss in HBO's "Showtime" pilot; Ming-Na Wen cast in "The Mandalorian" at Disney+; and Jonny Umansky to bring "Serendipity" to NBC.

[08/01/19 - 11:12 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, August 1
Updates include: Jason Clarke to play Jerry West in HBO's "Showtime"; JoAnna Garcia Swisher signs onto Netflix's "Sweet Magnolias"; and Sean "Big Sean" Anderson rounds out cast of BET's "Twenties."

[08/01/19 - 03:41 PM]
CBS All Access Orders "The Man Who Fell to Earth" to Series
The series is based on the Walter Tevis novel of the same name and the iconic film starring David Bowie.







MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH, THE (CBSAA)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
8/1/19 - 8/23/19
STATUS:
currently in development (2020-2021 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
ordered to series
DESCRIPTION:
(from CBS's press release, August 2019) CBS All Access, CBS' digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service, today announced a new original series order for THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH, based on the Walter Tevis novel of the same name and the iconic film starring David Bowie. The announcement was made during CBS All Access' executive session at the biannual Television Critics Association presentation. THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH will follow an alien who arrives on Earth at a turning point in human evolution and must confront his own past to determine our future.
CREW INFORMATION:
· Aaron Baiers as CO-EP
· Alex Kurtzman as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Carl Beverly as EP
· Heather Kadin as EP
· Jenny Lumet as CRTR/EP
· John Hlavin as EP
· John Hlavin as EP
· Rola Bauer as EP
· Sarah Timberman as EP
· Tim Halkin as EP
· Walter Tevis as BOOK
GENRE(S):
· based on a feature film
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· CBS Television Studios
· Secret Hideout
· Tandem Productions
· Timberman-Beverly Productions