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[04/23/15 - 11:21 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, April 23
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... - Patrick Dempsey is departing "Grey's Anatomy" after 11 seasons following tonight's much-ballyhooed episode (Deadline.com); TNT has passed on supernatural drama pilot "Breed" (Deadline.com); Eriq La Salle will drop by "Under the Dome" as "a ruthless CEO of the energy company run by Barbie's (Mike Vogel) father" as well as direct the season's ninth episode (Deadline.com); Fox 21 Television Studios has optioned Kate Andersen Brower's book "The Residence: Inside the Private World of the White House," with Kevin Spacey and Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly among the executive producers (Deadline.com);

Jackie Cruz's Flaca Gonzales will be upped to series regular next season on "Orange Is the New Black" (Deadline.com); "It Follows" writer/director David Robert Mitchell is developing a potential crime series with Universal Cable Productions (THR.com); Wendy Mericle has been upped to co-showrunner on "Arrow" (@mguggenheim); and Yvette Monreal will recur on "The Fosters" as "Mariana (Cierra Ramirez) and Jesus' (Jake T. Austin) happy-go-lucky biological cousin" while Bruce Davison will succeed Stephen Collins as Stewart Adams (THR.com, TVLine.com).






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· ARROW (CW)
· BREED (TNT)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· FOSTERS, THE (FREEFORM)
· GREY'S ANATOMY (ABC)
· ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK (NETFLIX)
· UNDER THE DOME (CBS)





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