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[05/15/20 - 11:17 PM]
Development Update: Friday, May 15
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:

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EAST LOS HIGH (Hulu) - Mauricio Mota and Katie Mota's Wise Entertainment has signed a first-look deal with Amazon Studios. (Deadline.com)
GOOD GIRLS (NBC) - Creator Jenna Bans has signed a new overall deal with producer Universal Television, home to the show's just-ordered fourth season. (Deadline.com)
MANDALORIAN, THE (Disney+) - Timothy Olyphant is the latest actor bound for the new season in a yet-to-be-revealed role. (THR.com)
REAGANS, THE (Showtime, New!) - The pay channel has picked up a four-part documentary series from director Matt Tyrnauer about Ronald and Nancy Reagan with "a different type of spirit and life." "You're going to get the palace intrigue, as much as you're going to get the nuts and bolts of what happened through those years," the network's Vinnie Malhotra said. "And so, it is a very human look at the years of the Reagans and what led up to those years, what took place in behind the walls during those eight years and really told through a lot of the inner circle and the people that I think were a part of all of the highs and lows of that time period in American politics." No other specifics were given about the project, due later this year. (Variety.com)





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· GOOD GIRLS (NBC)
· MANDALORIAN, THE (DISNEY PLUS)
· REAGANS, THE (SHOWTIME)





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