[05/30/12 - 11:19 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, May 30
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:

Looking to keep track of all the various projects in development? Click here to visit our signature "Devwatch" section. There visitors can view our listings by network, genre, studio and even development stage (ordered to pilot, cast-contingent, script, etc.). It's updated every day!

AND IN OTHER NEWS... - Sitcom veteran James Burrows will segue from "Mike & Molly" to "Partners" as executive producer/in-house director (Deadline.com); Lifetime is mulling Marc Cherry's ABC Studios drama pilot "Devious Maids," which ABC passed on earlier this month (Deadline.com); former "Bent" co-executive producer DJ Nash has inked a two-year overall deal with Universal Television, where he'll join the studio's "Up All Night" as an executive producer (Deadline.com); Robert Patrick's Master Chief Joseph Prosser has been upped to series regular on ABC's upcoming "Last Resort" (TVLine.com); "The Middle" supervising producer Vijal Patel has signed a two-year, seven-figure overall deal with ABC Studios where he'll serve as a co-executive producer on newcomer "The Family Tools" (Deadline.com); "Twilight" director Catherine Hardwicke has been tapped to helm the fourth installment of "Hell on Wheels" this season (EW.com); and William Baldwin's Beyond Comprehension banner is developing Reza Kahlili's spy thriller "A Time to Betray" as a limited series (Variety.com).

  [may 2012]  


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