COMEDY

BAD TEACHER (single-camera)
PICKED UP TO SERIES (MIDSEASON)
STUDIO: Sony Television i/a/w Mosiac
TEAM: Hilary Winston (w, ep), Lee Eisenberg & Gene Stupinsky (ep), Sam Hansen & Jimmy Miller (ep), Don Scardino (d), Ari Graynor (p)
LOGLINE: A sexy, foul-mouthed divorcee becomes a teacher to find her next husband. Based on the feature film.
CAST: Ari Graynor, Kristin Davis, Sara Gilbert, Ryan Hansen, David Alan Grier, Caitlin Kimball, Katie Walder

CRAZY ONES (single-camera)
PICKED UP TO SERIES
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV
TEAM: David E. Kelley (w, ep), Jason Winer (d, ep), Bill D’Elia (ep), Dean Lorey (ep), John Montgomery (ep), Mark Teitelbaum (ep)
LOGLINE: A brilliant advertising executive works alongside his daughter.
CAST: Robin Williams, Sarah Michelle Gellar, James Wolk, Hamish Linklater, Amanda Setton

FRIENDS WITH BETTER LIVES (multi-camera)
PICKED UP TO SERIES (MIDSEASON)
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV
TEAM: Dana Klein (w, ep), Aaron Kaplan (ep), James Burrows (d)
LOGLINE: Revolves around a group of thirtysomething friends who each think the other has it better.
CAST: James Van Der Beek, Zoe Lister, Brooklyn Decker, Rick Donald, Kevin Connolly, Majandra Delfino

JACKED UP (multi-camera)
STUDIO: Sony Pictures TV/CBS TV Studios/Happy Madison
TEAM: Greg Malins (w, ep), Doug Robinson (ep), Patrick Warburton (p), Fred Savage (d)
LOGLINE: A beloved, recently retired baseball player finds that adjusting to retirement isn’t as easy as he thought it’d be.
CAST: Patrick Warburton, Rob Huebel, Tyne Daly, Missi Pyle

JIM GAFFIGAN PROJECT (single-camera)
STUDIO: Sony Pictures TV/Fedora Entertainment
TEAM: Peter Tolan (w, ep), Jim Gaffigan (ep), Michael Wimer (ep), Alex Murray (ep)
LOGLINE: Series centers on a guy (Gaffigan) who lives with his wife and five kids in a 2-bedroom New York apartment. Inspired by Gaffigan’s rel-life experiences
CAST: Jim Gaffigan, Mira Sorvino, Christian Barillas, Tongayi Chirisa

THE MCCARTHYS (single-camera)
STUDIO: Sony TV/Olive Bridge Entertainment
TEAM: Will Gluck (ep), Brian Gallivan (w, co-ep), Richie Schwartz (co-ep), Fred Savage (d)
LOGLINE: The big-family comedy revolves around an Irish-Catholic, sports-crazed Boston clan and the gay son whose greatest sin is not his sexuality but his desire to spend less time with his family.
CAST: Jack McGee, Jacki Weaver, Jake Lacy, Joey McIntyre, Jessica Chaffin, Jimmy Dunn

MOM (multi-camera)
PICKED UP TO SERIES
STUDIO: Warner Bros TV/Chuck Lorre Prods
PRODUCING TEAM: Chuck Lorre (w, ep), Eddie Gorodetsky (w, ep), Gemma Baker (w, ep), Pam Fryman (d)
LOGLINE: A newly sober single mom (Farris) tries to pull her life together in Napa Valley.
CAST: Anna Faris, Allison Janney, Nate Corddry, Blake Garrett Rosenthal, Matt Jones, Spencer Daniels, Sadie Calvano, French Stewart

WE ARE MEN (formerly UNTITLED ROB GREENBERG) (single-camera)
PICKED UP TO SERIES
STUDIO: CBS TV Studios/Tannenbaum Co
TEAM: Rob Greenberg (w, d, ep), Eric Tannenbaum (ep), Kim Tannenbaum (ep)
LOGLINE: The series details the exploits of a young man learning the ways of the world from the older and more experienced men in his short-term rental complex
CAST: Chris Smith, Tony Shalhoub, Jerry O’Connell, Kal Penn

SUPER CLYDE (single-camera)
STUDIO: CBS TV Studios
TEAM: Greg Garcia (w, ep), Michael Fresco (d, ep)
LOGLINE: A meek, unassuming fast food worker who decides to become a super hero.
CAST: Rupert Grint, Stephen Fry, Tyler Labine, Justine Lupe

THE MILLERS (formerly UNTITLED GREG GARCIA) (multi-camera)
PICKED UP TO SERIES
STUDIO: CBS TV Studios
TEAM: Greg Garcia (w, ep), James Burrows (d)
LOGLINE: A recently divorced man’s life gets more complicated when his parents have marital problems of their own.
CAST: Will Arnett, Margo Martindale, Beau Bridges, JB Smoove

UNTITLED ROTTENBERG/ZURITSKY formerly MOTHER’S DAY (single-camera)
STUDIO: CBS TV Studios
TEAM: Julie Rottenberg (ep), Elisa Zuritsky (ep), Daniela London-Dekel (ep), Dana Eden (ep), Avi Nir (ep), Ran Telem (ep)
LOGLINE: In order to successfully navigate through the demanding life of being a mother of three, a lover, a friend and a career woman, 40-year-old Ella constantly lies her way out of and into situations — little lies, big lies, white and at times not-so-white lies. Based on Israeli series.
CAST: Debra Messing, Paul Adelstein, Michael Nathanson, Maggie Elizabeth Jones

UNTITLED TAD QUILL (multi-camera)
STUDIO: CBS TV Studios
TEAM: Tad Quill (ep), James Burrows (d)
LOGLINE: A recently widowed father raises his 12-year old son while jumping back into the dating pool.
CAST: Matthew Broderick, Kristen Chenoweth, Jennifer Aspen, Phil Lewis

DRAMA

THE ADVOCATES
STUDIO: Warner Bros.
TEAM: Bruno Heller (w, ep), David Nutter (d, ep)
LOGLINE: A female lawyer and a male ex-con team up as “victim advocates,” going to the very edge of the law to right wrongs and fight for the underdog.
CAST: Mandy Moore, Ben McKenzie, CCH Pounder, Esai Morales, Brit Morgan

ANATOMY OF VIOLENCE
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV/Teakwood Lane
TEAM: Howard Gordon (w, ep), Alex Gansa (w, ep), Alex Cary (w, ep), Hugh Fitzpatrick (co-ep), Mark Pellington (d), Wilson (p)
LOGLINE: A criminal psychologist with an expertise in sociopaths partners with a young female detective with whom he shares a conflicted past. Inspired by the nonfiction book The Anatomy Of Violence: The Biological Roots Of Crime by Adrian Raine.
CAST: Skeet Ulrich, Amber Tamblyn, David Harewood

BACKSTROM
STUDIO: 20th TV
TEAM: Hart Hanson (w, ep), Leif G.W. Persson (ep), Niclas Salomonsson (ep)
LOGLINE: Centers on Evert Backstrom, an overweight, offensive, irascible detective, as he tries and fails to change his self-destructive behavior. Based on the Backstrom books by Leif G.W. Persson.
CAST: Rainn Wilson, Mamie Gummer, Dennis Haysbert, Kristoffer Polaha, Beatrice Rosen, Page Kennedy, Thomas Dekker, Camryn Manheim

BEVERLY HILLS COP
PASSED ON
STUDIO: Sony TV
TEAM: Eddie Murphy (ep), Shawn Ryan (w, ep), Barry Sonnenfeld (d)
LOGLINE: Continuation of the movie franchise, centered around Axel Foley’s police officer son (Jackson), who takes down the criminal elements of the rich and famous in Beverly Hills.
CAST: Brandon T. Jackson, Eddie Murphy (pilot guest star), Kevin Pollak, David Denman, Christine Lahti, Sheila Vand

HOSTAGES
PICKED UP TO SERIES
STUDIO: Warner Bros TV/Bruckheimer Television
TEAM: Jeffrey Nachmanoff (w, d, ep), Jerry Bruckheimer (ep), Jonathan Littman, Omri Givon (ep), Rotem Shamir (ep), Chayim Sharir (ep), Alon Aranya (co-ep), KristieAnne Reed (co-ep), Rick Eid (ep, co-sr)
LOGLINE: A successful surgeon (Toni Collette) living in Washington D.C. is selected to operate on the President of the United States. She is thrust into the middle of a political conspiracy when her family is taken hostage, and it is up to her to save the lives of her husband and children. Based on Israeli format.
CAST: Toni Collette, Tate Donovan, Dylan McDermott, Quinn Shephard, Sandrine Holt, Mateus Ward, Billy Brown, Rhys Coiro, James Naughton

INTELLIGENCE
PICKED UP TO SERIES (MIDSEASON)
STUDIO: ABC Studios
TEAM: Michael Seitzman (w, ep), David Semel (d, ep), Tripp Vinson (ep), Rene Echevarria (ep, showrunner)
LOGLINE: Focuses on a unit inside U.S. Cyber Command that has been created around one agent with a very special gift — a microchip that has been implanted in his brain that allows him to access the entire electromagnetic spectrum. Based on an unpublished book by John Dixon.
CAST: Meghan Ory, Josh Holloway, Marg Helgenberger, Michael Rady, James Martinez, John Billingsley, PJ Byrne

THE ORDAINED
STUDIO: CBS TV Studios
TEAM: Lisa Takeuchi Cullen (w, co-ep), Rene Balcer (ep, showrunner), Frank Marshall (ep), Larry Shuman (ep), A.B. Fischer (ep), RJ Cutler (d), Robert Zotnowski (co-ep)
LOGLINE: The son of a Kennedy-esque family leaves the priesthood and becomes a lawyer to prevent his politician sister from being assassinated.
CAST: Charlie Cox, Nestor Serrano, Jorge Garcia, Audra McDonald, Sam Neill, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Hope Davis

RECKLESS
PICKED UP TO SERIES (MIDSEASON)
STUDIO: CBS TV Studios
TEAM: Dana Stevens (w, ep), Ian Sander (ep), Kim Moses (ep), Catherine Hardwicke (d)
LOGLINE: A sultry legal show set in Charleston, SC, where a gorgeous Yankee litigator and a Southern City Attorney struggle to hide their intense attraction while clashing over a police sex scandal.
CAST: Cam Gidandet, Anna Wood, Shawn Hatosy, Gregory Harrison, Adam Rodriguez, Kim Wayans, Georgina Haig

SECOND SIGHT
STUDIO: CBS TV Studios
TEAM: Michael Cuesta (w, d, ep), Gerald Cuesta (w, co-ep), Carol Mendelsohn (ep), Julie Weitz (ep), Paule Milne (ep), Nick Reed (ep), Phil Goldfine (co-ep)
LOGLINE: A gothic psychological thriller about a detective who is suddenly afflicted with an autoimmune virus that causes hallucinations reflective of his subconscious. He discovers that catching the killer depends as much on insight as eyesight. Based on UK series.
CAST: Jason Lee, Derek Luke, Christina Cole, Jill Scott, Kim Dickens, Erik Jensen, Madison Moellers

THE SURGEON GENERAL
STUDIO: CBS TV Studios
TEAM: Samuel Baum (w, ep), Rod Lurie (d)
LOGLINE: Medical show centered around America’s doctor: the Surgeon General of the United States.
CAST: Jason Isaacs, Kathryn Morris, Katherine McNamara, Sean Astin, Beth Reisgraf, Mike Colter, Christopher Thornton

UNTITLED NCIS: LA SPINOFF (backdoor pilot)
STUDIO: CBS TV Studios
TEAM: Shane Brennan (w, ep)
LOGLINE: Planted spinoff will feature new characters who will be introduced in two-part episode of NCIS: LA later this season. It will follow a small mobile team of agents who are forced to live and work together as they crisscross the country solving crimes.
CAST: John Corbett, Kim Raver, Miguel Ferrer, Edwin Hodge, Scott Grimes, Gillian Alexy, Kenneth Mitchell

UNDER THE DOME (summer series)
STUDIO: CBS TV Studios
TEAM: Brian K. Vaughan (w, ep), Neal Baer (ep, showrunner), Niels Arden Oplev (d), Steven Spielberg (ep), Steven King (ep), Stacey Snider (ep), Justin Falvey (ep), Darryl Frank (ep).
LOGLINE: The series is set in Chester’s Mill, a small New England town suddenly and inexplicably sealed off from the rest of the world by an enormous transparent dome. The town’s inhabitants must deal with surviving the post-apocalyptic conditions while searching for answers to what this barrier is, where it came from and if and when it will go away.
CAST: Mike Vogel, Dean Norris, Rachelle Lafevre, Colin Ford, Natalie Martinez, Alex Koch, Britt Robertson, Aisha Hinds

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