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[12/01/20 - 11:14 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, December 1
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!


ARROW (The CW) - David Ramsey will reprise his role of John Diggle in "Superman & Lois," "Supergirl," "The Flash" and "Batwoman" as well as "a mystery role" in "DC's Legends of Tomorrow." He'll also direct five episodes in said "Arrowverse," presumably the same installments where he'll appear. (Deadline.com)
BIG SKY (ABC) - Camille Sullivan, Chad Willett and Patrick Gallagher are the latest to recur on the series. Sullivan and Willet will play Joanie Sullivan and Robert Sullivan, "the parents of two kidnapped sisters played by Jade Pettyjohn and Natalie Alyn Lind." Gallagher then portrays Walter Tubb, "an officer for the Lewis and Clark County sheriff's department." (Deadline.com)
MINDHUNTER (Netflix) - Charlize Theron, Beth Kono and A.J. Dix's Denver and Delilah Productions has signed a two-year, first-look TV deal with HBO and HBO Max. The company was previously housed at Universal Content Productions. (THR.com)
QUEEN SONO (Netflix) - The streamer has rescinded its second season order for its first African original series. "We've made the difficult decision not to move forward with season 2 of Queen Sono," the network said in a statement. "We are incredibly proud of the Diprente team for sharing their audacious vision and bringing it to life with Netlflix. A huge thank you to our fans across the world for the love shared for our first African Original series. Netflix is also grateful to the amazing efforts shown by the cast and crew for their stellar efforts in creating this show for our members around the world. We'll continue to work closely with South Africa's creative industry to keep producing more compelling 'Made-in-South Africa' stories." (Deadline.com)
SHERLOCK HOMIES (HBO Max, New!) - Shawtane Bowen and Jerah Milligan are developing a potential comedy at the streamer which "follows a group of self-described sleuths who unite to create Harlem's last all-Black detective agency after an outbreak of petty crimes goes unsolved." Michael Melamedoff of Cowboy Bear Ninja Productions will also executive produce. (Deadline.com)





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· ARROW (CW)
· BATWOMAN (CW)
· BIG SKY (ABC)
· DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (CW)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· FLASH, THE (CW)
· MINDHUNTER (NETFLIX)
· QUEEN SONO (NETFLIX)
· SHERLOCK HOMIES (HBO MAX)
· SUPERGIRL (CW)
· SUPERMAN & LOIS (CW)





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