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DRAMAS

WONDER WOMAN
STUDIO: Warner Bros. TV
PRODUCING TEAM: David E. Kelley (w.ep), Bill D’Elia (ep), Jeff Reiner (d)
SAG
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: Kelley’s re-imagining of the iconic D.C. comic that casts Wonder Woman/Diana Prince as not only a vigilante crime fighter in L.A. but also a successful corporate exec and modern woman working to balance all of the elements in her complicated life.
CAST: Adrianne Palicki (Wonder Woman aka Diana Themyscira aka Diana Prince), Tracie Thoms (Etta Candy), Cary Elwes (Henry Johns), Justin Bruening (Steve), Pedro Pascal (Ed Indelicato), Elizabeth Hurley (Veronica Cale, guest star)

REM
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV
PRODUCING TEAM: Kyle Killen (w.ep), Howard Gordon (ep), David Slade (d)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: An Inception-style thriller centering on a cop (Jason Isaacs) who wakes up after an accident to find he is living in two different realities.
CAST: Jason Isaacs (Detective Mark Britten), Laura Allen (Hannah), Cherry Jones (Dr. Stephanie Evans), Wilmer Valderrama (Detective Richard Vega), Dylan Minnette (Rex), Steve Harris, BD Wong, Michaela McManus

SMASH
STUDIO: DreamWorks TV/Universal Media Studios
PRODUCING TEAM: Theresa Rebeck (w), Steven Spielberg (ep), Darryl Frank (ep), Justin Falvey (ep), Craig Zadan (ep), Neil Meron (ep), Marc Shaiman (ep), Scott Wittman (ep), Michael Mayer (d)
LOGLINE: Follows a cross-section of characters who come together to put on a Marilyn Monroe musical on Broadway.
SAG
FILMING LOCATION: New York
CAST: Debra Messing (Julia), Christian Borle (Tom), Megan Hilty (Ivy), Jack Davenport (Derek), Katharine McPhee (Karen), Raza Jaffrey (Dev), Anjelica Huston (Eileen)

17TH PRECINCT
STUDIO: Sony Pictures TV
PRODUCING TEAM: Ron Moore (w.ep)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Vancouver
LOGLINE: Sci-fi drama set in the fictional town of Excelsior, where magic and supernatural elements rule over science.
CAST: Eamonn Walker (Wilder Banks), Jamie Bamber (Detective Caolan), Stockard Channing (Mira Barkley), Tricia Helfer (Mira Barkley),  James Callis (Jeff), Matt Long (Jimmy), Esai Morales (Lt. Liam Butterfield)

PRIME SUSPECT
STUDIO: UMS/ITV Studio
PRODUCING TEAM: Alexandra Cunningham (w.ep), Peter Berg (d.ep), Sarah Aubrey (ep)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: New York
LOGLINE: Reboot of the iconic British series that starred Helen Mirren, centering on an iconoclastic female detective (Maria Bello) struggling to make her bones in a tough New York precinct dominated by men.
CAST: Mario Bello, Toby Stephens, Kirk Acevedo, Tim Griffin, Aidan Quinn, Joe Nieves

PLAYBOY
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV/Imagine TV
PRODUCING TEAM: Chad Hodge (w.ep), Alan Taylor (d.ep), Brian Grazer (ep), Francie Calfo (ep), Alan Taylor (d)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Chicago
LOGLINE: Historical drama set at the famed Playboy Club in Chicago in 1963, with Laura Benanti starring as a 30-year-old bombshell and an established star at the club who knows her days as a Bunny are numbered due to age.
CAST: Eddie Cibrian (Nick, replaced originally cast Jeff Hephner), Laura Benanti (Carol), Amber Heard (Maureen), Naturi Naughton (Brenda), Jenna Dewan-Tatum (Janie), Leah Renee (Alice), David Krumholtz (Billy), Wes Ramsey (Max)

GRIMM
STUDIO: Universal Media Studios/Hazy Mills
PRODUCING TEAM: David Greenwalt (w.ep), Jim Kouf (w.ep), Sean Hayes (ep), Todd Milliner (ep), Marc Buckland (d)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Portland
LOGLINE: Dark but fantastical cop drama about a world in which characters inspired by Grimm’s Fairy Tales exist, starring David Giuntoli as a detective who starts to see humans as beast/animals and discovers he has a mandate to protect “humans” from the beasts.
CAST: David Giuntoli (Nick), Silas Weir Mitchell (Eddie), Russell Hornsby (Hank), Bitsie Tulloch (Julliette), Sasha Roiz (Cpt. Fox), Reggie Lee (Sgt. Jennings), Kate Burton (Marie, guest star)

UNTITLED STEPHEN GAGHAN (fka S.I.L.A. aka SPECIAL INVESTIGATIONS L.A.)
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV/Chernin Entertainment
PRODUCING TEAM: Stephen Gaghan (w.ep.d), Peter Chernin (ep), Katherine Pope (ep)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: A complex drama in the vein of Traffic, set in the world of crime, law enforcement and politics in modern-day Los Angeles
CAST: Jimmy Smits, Noah Emmerich (Terry Mullins), Madchen Amick (Mary), Emma Dumont (Jennifer) Danny Pino, Daniella Alonso (Daniela), Matthew Levy (Max)

A MANN’S WORLD
STUDIO: Warner Bros. TV
PRODUCING TEAM: Michael Patrick King (w.ep.d)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: Centers on Allan Mann, a straight Beverly Hills hairdresser in his 50’s who is struggling to stay young and relevant in a place where looks are everything.
CAST: Don Johnson (Allan Mann), Taylor Kinney (France), JR Bourne (David), Kelly Hu (Lei), Amanda Warren (Michelle), Caitlin Crosby (Kelly), Mario Cantone (Nicky), Christian White (Snap), D.J. Pierce (Snip), Chris Crocker (Snur), Ellen Barkin (Julie, guest star), Michael Lerner (Lou, guest star), Sandra Vergara (Tia, guest star), Laura Clery (Ivy, guest star)

RECONSTRUCTION (fka THE CROSSING)
STUDIO: Universal Media Studios
PRODUCING TEAM: Josh Brand (w.ep), Peter Horton (ep), Aaron Kaplan (ep)
SAG
FILMING LOCATION: Santa Fe
LOGLINE: Period western set in a Missouri town during the post-Civil War Reconstruction era and centers on a Civil War soldier who crosses the country and settles into as complicated town where he’s welcomes as its savior.
CAST: Martin Henderson (Jason), Rachelle Lefevre, Claire Wellin, Bill Sage, Billy Brown (Sam)

COMEDIES

BRAVE NEW WORLD (single-camera)
STUDIO: Sony Pictures TV
PRODUCING TEAM: Peter Tolan (w.ep), Michael Wimer (ep)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: Workplace comedy that follows a group of unusual characters at Pilgrim Village, a theme park that specializes in recreations of New England in 1637.
CAST:  Ed Begley Jr., Nick Braun, Will Greenberg, Jazz Raycole, Robbie Benson, Anna Popplewell

ARE YOU THERE VODKA? IT’S ME, CHELSEA (multicamera)
STUDIO: Earner Bros. TV/Werner Entertainment
PRODUCING TEAM: Dottie Zicklin (w.ep), Julie Larson (w.ep), Chelsea Handler (ep), Tom Brunelle (ep), Tom Werner (ep), Mike Clements (ep), Gail Mancuso (d)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: Inspired by late-night star Chelsea Handler’s bestselling autobiographical book of the same name about her party-rich life in her 20’s, it centers in Chelsea Hanson, an alcohol-loving, oversexed cocktail waitress.
CAST: Laura Prepon (Chelsea Hanson), Angel Laketa Moore (Shoniqua), Lauren Lapkus (Dee Dee), Natalie Morales (Ivory), Jo Koy (Mark), Mark Povinelli (Todd)

UNTITLED WHITNEY CUMMINGS COMEDY (multicamera)
STUDIO: Universal Media Studios/Scott Stuber Prods.
PRODUCING TEAM: Whitney Cummings (w.co-ep), Betsy Thomas (ep), Scott Stuber (ep), Quan Phung (ep), Barry Katz (ep), Andy Ackerman (d)
SAG
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: Whitney Cummings stars as half of a young couple who tackle the ups and downs of a committed relationship in today’s complicated wortd.
CAST:  Whitney Cummings (Whitney), Chris D’Elia (Alex), Beverly D’Angelo, Zoe Lister-Jones (Lily), Maulik Pancholy (Neal), Dan O’Brien, Rhea Seehorn (Roxanne), Lenny Clarke

UNTITLED PARHAM/ST. CLAIR PROJECT (single-camera)
STUDIO: American Work/Universal Media Studios
PRODUCING TEAM: Lennon Parham (w.ep), Jessica St. Clair (w.ep), Scot Armstrong (ep), Ravi Nandan (ep)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: Comedy triangle centered on a woman (Lennon Parham) and her new live-in boyfriend who take in her distraught and pushy best friend (Jessica St. Clair) after she shows up on their doorstep following a divorce.
CAST: Lennon Parham, Jessica St. Clair

I HATE THAT I LOVE YOU (single-camera)
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV
PRODUCING TEAM: Jhoni Marchinko (w.ep), Nicole Holofcener (d)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: A twisty romantic comedy in which a straight couple introduces their lesbian roommates to each other, followed by complications when one of the lesbians becomes pregnant with the straight man’s baby.
CAST: Nick Thune (Brad), Jamie Lee Kirchner (Missy), Anna Camp (Sarah), Danneel Ackles (Allie)

LOVELIVES (multicamera)
STUDIO: Chernin Entertainment/TFCTV
PRODUCING TEAM: Chris Sheridan (w.ep), Peter Chermin, Katherine Pope
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: A comedy about a couple, Timm & Holly, who explore cheating on their spouse and the friends and family members around them who encourage it.
CAST: Ryan Hansen (Tim), Amanda Loncar (Holly), Sean Maguire (Blake), Stella Maeve (Maddie), Smith Cho (Kate)

BENT (single-camera)
STUDIO: Universal Media Studios
PRODUCING TEAM: Tad Quill (w.ep)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: Romantic comedy about a recently divorced Type A single mother (Amanda Peet) who tries hard not to fall for the sexy surfer dude contractor she’s hired to re-do her kitchen.
CAST: Amanda Peet, David Walton, Jeffrey Tambor

UNTITLED KARI LIZER PROJECT (multicamera)
STUDIO: Warner Bros. TV
PRODUCING TEAM: Kari Lizer (w.ep), Craig Zisk (d)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: Workplace comedy about Mary, a relationship-challenged woman who, with the help of her co-workers, guides people through unexpected career transitions and downsizings.
CAST: Sarah Paulson (Mary, cast-contingency lifted), Adrian Pasdar (Brad), Tim Meadows (Ken), James Adomian (Joss)

FREE AGENTS (single-camera)
STUDIO: Universal Media Studios
PRODUCING TEAM: John Enbom (w.ep), Kenton Allen (ep), Todd Holland (d.ep), Karey Burke (ep)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: Romantic comedy based on a UK series that explores the attraction between two quirky PR executives who work together who both are on the rebound – one from a divorce, the other from the loss of a fiance’.
CAST: Hank Azaria (Alex), Kathryn Hahn (Helen), Mo Mandel (Dan), Al Madrigal, Joe Lo Truglio, Mo Mandel

MY LIFE AS AN EXPERIMENT (single-camera)
STUDIO: Sony Pictures TV/Reveille/Electric Dynamite
PRODUCING TEAM: Cathy Yuspa (w.ep), Josh Goldsmith (w.ep), Jack Black (ep), Carolyn Bernstein (ep), Howard Owens (ep), Ben Cooley (ep), Priyanka Mattoo (ep)
AFTRA
LOGLINE: Based on the book by A.J. Jacobs that centers on a magazine writer who immerses himself and his family in unusual situations for his stories, which always reflect back on his marriage.
CAST: John Dore (A.J.), Paget Brewster (Stacie), Donald Sutherland, Adam Campbell, Anjelah Johnson (Luciana)

UNTITLED DAN GOOR PROJECT (multicamera)
STUDIO: BermanBraun/Universal Media Studios
PRODUCING TEAM: Dan Goor (w.ep), Gail Berman (ep), Lloyd Braun (ep)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: A young doctor joins his parents’ medical practice and spends as much time tending to his family as to his patients.

CAST: Jean Smart (Dr. Barbara Foote), Andrew West (Dr. Adam Foote), Jere Burns (Dr. George Foote), Christopher Lloyd (Dr. Robert Foote), Audrey Esparza, Octavia Spencer (guest start/recurring), Courtney Henggeler (guest start/recurring), Eddie Pepitone (guest start/recurring) and Fahim Anwar (guest start/recurring)

UNTITLED EMILY SPIVEY PROJECT (single-camera)
STUDIO: Universal Media Studios/Broadway Video
PRODUCING TEAM: Emily Spivey (w.ep), Lorne Michaels (ep)
AFTRA
FILMING LOCATION: Los Angeles
LOGLINE: An irreverent look at parenthood through the POV of an acerbic working mother – who never thought she’d be a mom – along with her stay-at-home husband and opinionated parents.
CAST: Christina Applegate (cast-contingency lifted), Will Arnett, Maya Rudolph

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