[01/09/13 - 11:16 PM] Development Update: Wednesday, January 9 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!
MIXOLOGY (ABC, New!) - Jon Lucas and Scott Moore's single-camera comedy - which chronicles the exploits of singles in search of love over the course of one night - has been given a pilot order by the Alphabet. ABC Studios is behind the half-hour, which was given a put pilot commitment back in October. (Deadline.com)AND IN OTHER NEWS... - Showtime has renewed its late-night series "Gigolos" and "Polyamory"(Variety.com); Salma Hayek is the latest "30 Rock" alum set to return for the show's final episode (EW.com); Dylan Walsh will visit "Castle" in a two-part episode as "an even-keeled FBI investigator who works with Rick and Kate when a murder investigation exposes a plot to kidnap the daughter of a wealthy Middle Eastern businessman" (TVLine.com); Derek Luke will recur on FX's upcoming "The Americans" as "a civil rights activist-turned-KGB asset" (THR.com); Rena Sofer has been cast as Queen Eva, the mother of Ginnifer Goodwin's Snow on "Once Upon a Time"(TVGuide.com); and Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution's "Bethenny" has been cleared on Fox stations representing 37% of the country (Deadline.com).
[07/30/15 - 02:00 PM] HBO Confirms Documentary Lineup for the Second Half of 2015 The films include an unprecedented look behind the scenes of the world's most famous ballet company, an intimate portrait of foreign-policy legend Richard Holbrooke and the racially charged story of a fight for justice.