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[10/20/16 - 09:31 AM]
CBS Orders "Salvation," A New Event Series for Broadcast in Summer 2017
A suspense thriller, the series centers on an MIT grad student and a tech superstar who bring a low-level Pentagon official a staggering discovery - that an asteroid is just six months away from colliding with Earth.

[09/06/13 - 11:23 PM]
Development Update: Friday, September 6
Updates include: Matt Nix's "Complications" nears pilot order at USA; Greg Germann boards Lifetime's "HR"; and Tim Kring books "Dorothy Must Die" at The CW.







SALVATION (CBS)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
9/6/13 - 10/20/16
STATUS:
currently in development (2017-2018 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
ordered to series
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
13 episodes
DESCRIPTION:
(from CBS's press release, October 2016) CBS has given a straight-to-series order for 13 episodes of SALVATION, a new one-hour event series from Alex Kurtzman's Secret Hideout and CBS Television Studios. The serialized drama will be broadcast during summer 2017. A suspense thriller, SALVATION centers on an MIT grad student and a tech superstar who bring a low-level Pentagon official a staggering discovery - that an asteroid is just six months away from colliding with Earth. "SALVATION is the type of fast-paced, dramatic ride that viewers look for in a summer event series," said Glenn Geller, President, CBS Entertainment. "We're excited to launch another high concept, highly promotable show with great auspices that adds to our roster of year-round, original scripted programming."
CREW INFORMATION:
· Alex Kurtzman as EP
· Craig Shapiro as CRTR/EP
· Heather Kadin as EP
· Liz Kruger as CRTR/EP
· Matt Wheeler as CRTR
· Peter M. Lenkov as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· CBS Television Studios
· Secret Hideout