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[12/16/20 - 11:49 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, December 16
Updates include: Disney+ officially shutters "Lizzie McGuire" revival; Kate Beckinsale set as new lead in "Guilty Party" at Paramount+; and John Larroquette to return for NBC's "Night Court" sequel series.

[11/19/20 - 08:30 AM]
Starz Casts Renowned Actor Luis Guzman to Guest Star in Critically Acclaimed Hit Crime Drama "Hightown" Season Two
Production is currently underway on the 10-episode second season of the series created by Rebecca Cutter, who will make her television directorial debut this season.

[09/30/20 - 11:27 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, September 30
Updates include: Netflix takes stab at "Conan" TV series; UMC commissions three new reality series; and Iman Vellani to lead "Ms. Marvel" at Disney+.

[06/11/20 - 09:29 AM]
Starz Worldwide Hit Crime Drama "Hightown" to Return for Second Season
"Hightown" was the best performing series premiere across the Starz App and OTT platforms to date, doubling the previous series high in addition to its 1.45M linear viewers L+7.

[03/25/20 - 06:01 AM]
Video: "Hightown" Official Teaser - Series Premiere 5.17 - Starz
Welcome to the Cape. High tides and high stakes are coming.

[05/29/19 - 06:00 AM]
Production Has Begun on the Starz Crime Drama "Hightown"
The scripted crime drama begins when a body washes ashore on Labor Day weekend and is discovered by an irreverent National Marine Fisheries Service officer, Jackie Quinones (Monica Raymund), who is determined to help solve the murder even if the state cops want her nowhere near the case.

[02/27/19 - 11:55 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, February 27
Updates include: FOX cancels "Love Connection" after two seasons; Mike Vogel to lead ABC's "Triangle"; and Stephen Dorff to play "Deputy" for FOX.

[02/05/19 - 01:30 PM]
Starz Names Oscar(R) Nominee Rachel Morrison Director for "Hightown"
Plus: Shane Harper and Atkins Estimond have joined the cast as Junior and Osito, respectively.

[01/14/19 - 11:48 PM]
Development Update: Monday, January 14
Updates include: Matthew Rhys to lead "Perry Mason" at HBO; USA's "Treadstone" rounds out its cast; and Heather Graham-led "The Hypnotist's Love Story" lands pilot order at ABC.

[01/08/19 - 11:07 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, January 8
Updates include: CBS All Access commissions two more "Short Treks"; Luke Wilson tapped for DC Universe's "Stargirl"; and Kim Delaney, Bill Brochtrup to return for ABC's "NYPD Blue" sequel series.

[11/26/18 - 12:15 PM]
Starz Announces Series Orders for "P-Valley" and "Hightown"
"P-Valley" project takes an unapologetic look at the lives of strip club dancers working down in the Dirty Delta, while "Hightown" touches on the current opioid epidemic sweeping the U.S.

[09/14/18 - 11:17 PM]
Development Update: Friday, September 14
Updates include: Elizabeth Tulloch cast as Lois Lane in The CW's crossover event; Monica Raymund to lead "P-Town" at Starz; and Neal McDonough to recur on Paramount Network's "Yellowstone."

[11/27/17 - 11:38 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 27
Updates include: CBS passes on back order for "Wisdom of the Crowd"; John Stamos to recur on Lifetime's "You"; and Courtney B. Vance topline FX's "Heist 88."







HIGHTOWN (STARZ)
Returns in TBA 2021 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
5/17/20 - ???
STATUS:
returning in 2021/2022 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
2 (10 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
Season 2 ordered on 6/11/20
DESCRIPTION:
(from Starz's press release, November 2020) Starz announced today that renowned actor Luis Guzmán is set to guest star in the second season of the critically acclaimed crime drama "Hightown" from Emmy(R) Award-winner Jerry Bruckheimer (Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, Top Gun: Maverick, "The Amazing Race") and Lionsgate Television. Production is currently underway on the ten-episode second season of the series created by Rebecca Cutter ("Gotham"), who will make her television directorial debut this season and recently entered an overall television deal with Lionsgate. Academy Award(R)-nominated filmmaker Rachel Morrison (Mudbound, Fruitvale Station) will return to direct two episodes and lead actress Monica Raymund ("Chicago Fire," "The Good Wife"), Dawn Wilkinson ("Empire"), Radium Cheung ("The Sinner") and Eagle Egilsson ("The Wire") are also tapped to direct this season.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Amaury Nolasco as Frankie Alvarez
· Atkins Estimond as Osito
· Dohn Norwood as Alan Saintille
· James Badge Dale as Ray Abruzzo
· Monica Raymund as Jackie Quinones
· Riley Voelkel as Renee Shaw
· Shane Harper as Junior
CREW INFORMATION:
· Gary Lennon as EP
· Jerry Bruckheimer as EP
· Jonathan Littman as EP
· Kristie Anne Reed as EP
· Rachel Morrison as DIR (Pilot)
· Rebecca Cutter as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Jerry Bruckheimer Television