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[06/11/14 - 11:26 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, June 11
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!


GRUMPY CAT'S WORST CHRISTMAS EVER (Lifetime, New!) - Tim Hill and Jeff Morris have set up a new original movie at the cable channel about "a pet-store cat that is perpetually overlooked and the 12-year-old girl who can communicate with her." Said effort is inspired by Internet-famous feline of the same name. No other details were given. (THR.com)


AND IN OTHER NEWS... - Brianna Brown has bowed out of ABC's new drama "The Whispers" and producers plan to recast the role, Lena, the photojournalist wife of Barry Sloane's Wes (TVLine.com); NBC has commissioned a full-fledged pilot for Jerrod Carmichael's comedy project, which filmed a presentation during the past development cycle (Deadline.com); Pamela Fryman has joined new CBS comedy "The McCarthys" as an executive producer/in-house director (Deadline.com); "Breaking Bad" alum Michelle MacLaren has inked a two-year first-look deal with HBO (Deadline.com); Raza Jaffrey and Michael O'Keefe are both bound for "Homeland" in recurring roles (THR.com); and Carol Mendelsohn is stepping down as co-showrunner of "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" after 14 years (THR.com).






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· BREAKING BAD (AMC)
· CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION (CBS)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· GRUMPY CAT'S WORST CHRISTMAS EVER (LIFETIME)
· HOMELAND (SHOWTIME)
· MCCARTHYS, THE (CBS)
· UNTITLED JERROD CARMICHAEL PROJECT (NBC)
· WHISPERS, THE (ABC)





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