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[07/28/17 - 11:16 PM]
Development Update: Friday, July 28
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!


MOZART IN THE JUNGLE (Amazon) - Michael Emerson will recur on the show's fourth season as Morton Norton, "an eccentric collector of classical music ephemera and curiosities who prefers the past to the present." (Deadline.com)
MY DINNER WITH HERVÉ (HBO) - Mark Povinelli and Helena Mattsson are the latest additions to the Peter Dinklage-led docudrama. They'll play actors Billy Barty and Britt Ekland, respectively. (Deadline.com)
SUITS (USA) - Usman Ally is bound for the veteran drama as Andrew Malik, "a new Deputy Attorney General in a recurring role." (Deadline.com)
SUPERSTORE (NBC) - Kelly Stables has been tapped for a recurring role on the series as "chipper divorcée Kelly, who's back in the work force with her new job at Cloud 9. Her quirky optimism grates on Amy (America Ferrera), but she strikes up a fun flirtation with Jonah (Ben Feldman)." (Deadline.com)
UNTITLED MADHURI DIXIT PROJECT (ABC, New!) - The life of Indian actress and global icon Madhuri Dixit is set to be the focus of a potential single-camera comedy at the Alphabet. Sri Rao is penning the script and will executive produce alongside Priyanka Chopra, Mark Gordon, Nick Pepper and Shriram Nene for The Mark Gordon Company and ABC Studios. (Deadline.com)





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· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· MOZART IN THE JUNGLE (AMAZON)
· MY DINNER WITH HERVE (HBO)
· SUITS (USA)
· SUPERSTORE (NBC)
· UNTITLED MADHURI DIXIT PROJECT (ABC)





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