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[06/22/17 - 11:22 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, June 22
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!


BLACK-ISH (ABC) - Laurence Fishburne and his Cinema Gypsy Productions banner have signed a new two-year overall deal at ABC Studios. (Deadline.com)
CRIMINAL MINDS (CBS) - Co-executive producer Virgil Williams has signed a new two-year overall deal with Universal Television where he'll develop new series projects. (Deadline.com)
FRESH OFF THE BOAT (ABC) - Sanjay Shah has signed an overall deal with 20th Century Fox Television, covering his duties as a co-executive producer on the series. He'll likewise develop new projects for the studio. (Deadline.com)
GRAVES (Epix) - Joanna Sanchez will recur on the new season as Julia Martinez, "the Graves' new housekeeper, with a dry sense of humor and been there, done that attitude." (Deadline.com)
GREEK: THE REUNION (Freeform) - The cable channel has opted not to move forward with its two-hour holiday-themed revival of the 2007-11 ABC Family series. (TVLine.com)
LAW & ORDER TRUE CRIME (NBC) - James DuMont has been tapped for "The Menendez Murders" as Brian Anderson, "the older brother of the murdered matriarch Kitty Menendez. A man of Midwestern reserve, he attends a family memorial in a large hotel suite despite having had a troubled relationship with his dead sister." (THR.com)
PSYCH: THE MOVIE (USA) - Jazmyn Simon is the latest addition to the two-hour reunion movie as "a romantic interest for Dulé Hill's lovelorn Gus." (TVLine.com)
SHADES OF BLUE (NBC) - Victor Turpin has snagged a role on the show's third season as Enrique, "the Colombian son of a wealthy member of a drug cartel." (Deadline.com)
SHAMELESS (Showtime) - Jessica Szohr will recur on the upcoming season as Nessa, "a strong, tough and smart lesbian who is a tenant in Fiona's (Emmy Rossum) newly purchased apartment building. The duo will develop a strong friendship." (THR.com)
TIMELESS (NBC) - Shawn Ryan has closed another three-year overall deal with producer Sony Pictures Television. Said pact will cover his duties on the show's second season, newcomer "S.W.A.T." for CBS as well as any future development. (Deadline.com)





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· BLACK-ISH (ABC)
· CRIMINAL MINDS (CBS)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· FRESH OFF THE BOAT (ABC)
· GRAVES (EPIX)
· GREEK (ABC FAMILY)
· LAW & ORDER TRUE CRIME (NBC)
· PSYCH (PEACOCK)
· SHADES OF BLUE (NBC)
· SHAMELESS (SHOWTIME)
· SWAT (CBS)
· TIMELESS (NBC)





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