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COMEDY

2 WRONGS (single-camera)
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV/Chernin Entertainment
TEAM: Michelle Morgan (w, ep), Peter Chernin (ep), Katherine Pope (ep), Aaron Kaplan (ep), Sean Perrone (ep)
LOGLINE: Two star-crossed lovers, Nick & Jenny, must contend with Nick’s family’s strong dislike of Jenny, which is not helped by the fact that Jenny left Nick at the altar 7 years ago.
CAST: Kelli Garner, Jake Hoffman

ENLISTED (single-camera)
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV
TEAM: Kevin Biegel (w, ep), Mike Royce (w, ep)
LOGLINE: Based on Kevin’s relationship with his siblings, this comedy follows three very different brothers working together in the Army at a small base in Florida.
CAST: Geoff Stults, David Keith, Angelique Cabral, Parker Young, Chris Lowell

FRIENDS AND FAMILY (single-camera)
STUDIO: Sony TV/BBC Worldwide Prods
TEAM: David Rosen (w, ep), Jane Tranter (ep), Julie Gardner (ep), James Corden (ep), Ruth Jones (ep), Henry Normal (ep)
LOGLINE: The original UK series, created by Corden and Jones, chronicled the long-distance relationship between a man from England and a woman from Wales who start off talking on the phone. They eventually decide to meet, and hit it off — but must navigate their eccentric families and friends. The U.S version will focus on the key life moments of the title characters, who try to maintain their relationship while combining their polarizing families’ lives. Based on UK seriesGavin & Stacey.
CAST: Jason Ritter, Alexis Bledel, Dustin Ybarra, Kerri Kenney-Silver, Kurt Fuller

THE GABRIELS (single-camera)
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV/Principato Young
TEAM: Andrew Gurland (w, ep), Justin Hurwitz (w, ep), Jason Winer (d, ep), David Dobkin (ep), Peter Principato (ep), Paul Young (ep), Jason Winer (d)
LOGLINE: A neurotic family with contempt for all things normal tries their best to fit into their small Midwest town where everyone knows each other and politeness reigns.
CAST: Rob Riggle, Angela Kinsey, River Alexander, Brooke Sorenson

I SUCK AT GIRLS (single-camera)
STUDIO: Warner Bros TV/Doozer
TEAM: Bill Lawrence (ep), Justin Halpern (w, ep), Patrick Schumacker (w, ep), Jeff Ingold (ep),
LOGLINE: The story of a boy becoming a man, and a man becoming a father, in a time before coming of age was something you could Google. Based on Justin Halpern’s book, the follow-up to S*** My Dad Says.
CAST: Connor Buckley

TO MY FUTURE ASSISTANT (single-camera)
STUDIO: Warner Bros TV/Lin Pictures
TEAM: Sherry Bilsing-Graham (w, ep), Ellen Kreamer (w, ep), Dan Lin (ep), Jennifer Gwartz (ep)
LOGLINE: Revolves around the assistants at a big New York law firm who band together as a family to help each other cope with the obnoxious, overbearing bosses who test their sanity on a daily basis. Based on the blog and upcoming book To My Assistant by Lydia Whitlock.
CAST: Catherine O’Hara, Joe Egender, Melissa Tang, Brittany Snow, Stephen Root

UNTITLED DAN GOOR/MIKE SCHUR (single-camera)
STUDIO: Universal TV
TEAM: Mike Schur (w, ep), Dan Goor (w, ep), Phil Lord & Chris Miller (d), David Miner (ep), Andy Samberg (p)
LOGLINE: About a diverse group of detectives in a precinct at the very edge of New York City.
CAST: Andy Samberg, Andre Braugher, Melissa Fumero, Terry Crews, Stephanie Beatriz, Joe Lo Truglio

UNTITLED ALEC SULKIN/WELLESLEY WILD (multi-camera, six-episode order)
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV
TEAM: Alec Sulkin (w, ep), Wellesley Wild (w, ep), Seth MacFarlane (ep)
LOGLINE: Two successful guys in their 30s have their lives turned upside down when their nightmare dads unexpectedly move in with them.
CAST: Tommy Dewey, Brenda Song

DRAMA

BOOMERANG 
STUDIO: Warner Bros. TV/John Wells Prods.
TEAM: Davey Holmes (w, ep), John Wells (ep), Andrew Stearn (ep)
LOGLINE: A show focusing on the usual, everyday drama surrounding a family business — except this family is in the business of executing hits as assassins for the U.S. government.
CAST: Felicity Huffman, Michael Stahl-David, Patrick Heusinger, Anthony LaPaglia

DELIRIUM
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV/Chernin Entertainment
TEAM: Karyn Usher (w, ep), Peter Chernin (ep), Katherine Pope (ep), Paula Mazur (ep)
LOGLINE: The series is set in a world where love is deemed illegal and is able to be eradicated with a special procedure. With 95 days to go until her scheduled treatment, Lena Holoway does the unthinkable: she falls in love. Based on Lauren Oliver’s book trilogy.
CAST: Emma Roberts, Billy Campbell, Gregg Sulkin, Corey Reynolds, Daren Kagasoff, Jeanine Mason

GANG RELATED
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV/Imagine TV
TEAM: Chris Morgan (w, ep), Scott Rosenblum (ep, showrunner), Brian Grazer (ep), Francie Calfo (ep), Allen Hughes (d)
LOGLINE: A gang member is sent in to infiltrate the San Francisco Police Department and rises through its ranks but must balance his obligations to his crime family with an increasing sense of loyalty to his new “family” — the SFPD’s Gang Task Force.
CAST: Ramon Rodriguez, Sung Kang, Inbar Lavi, Jay Hernandez, Rza

THE LIST
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV
TEAM: Paul Zbyszewski (w, ep), Ruben Fleischer (ep)
LOGLINE: The series centers on Deputy U.S. Marshal Dan Shaker who, when members of the Federal Witness Security Program start getting killed, leads the hunt for the person who stole “the list” – a file with the identities of every member of the program.
CAST: Michael Pena, Gary Cole, Richard T. Jones

RAKE
STUDIO: Sony TV/Fedora Entertainment/Essential Media & Entertainment Pty Ltd
TEAM: Peter Duncan (w, ep), Peter Tolan (ep), Michael Wimer (ep), Richard Roxburgh (ep), Ian Collie (ep)
LOGLINE: The series follows the chaotic and comedic life of criminal defense lawyer Keegan Joye. Brilliant, frustratingly charming, and with zero filter, Keegan is one of life’s great addicts. His staggering lack of discretion and inability to self-censor land him the cases that nobody else wants, but behind that lies a resolute optimism and belief in justice that fuel his dogged determination to defend those who seem beyond redemption. In addition to Keegan’s cases within the justice system, the show follows his personal trials and tribulations, including his ongoing battle against the IRS, his mounting debt to his bookie, overlapping affairs and liaisons with women, a hormonal son, an exhausted ex-wife and the evolving relationship between his two married best friends. Based on the Australian series.
CAST: Greg Kinnear, John Ortiz, Miranda Otto, Bojana Novakovic

SLEEPY HOLLOW
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV/K/O Paper Products
TEAM: Alex Kurtzman (w, ep), Roberto Orci (w, ep), Phillip Iscove (w, sp), Len Wiseman (d, ep), Heather Kadin (ep)
LOGLINE: Described as a modern–day supernatural thriller based on The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow, it follows Ichabod Crane as he partners with Sleepy Hollow’s local female sheriff to solve the mysteries of a town ravaged by the battle between good and evil.
CAST: Nicole Beharie, Orlando Jones, Katia Winter, Tom Mison

UNTITLED J.H. WYMAN
STUDIO: Warner Bros TV/Bad Robot
TEAM: J.H. Wyman (w, ep), J.J. Abrams (ep), Bryan Burk (ep), Kathy Lingg (co-ep), Brad Anderson (d)
LOGLINE: An action-packed buddy cop show, set in the near future, when all LAPD officers are partnered with highly evolved human-like androids.
CAST: Michael Ealy, Lili Taylor

WILD BLUE (formerly The Bridge)
STUDIO: Sony Pictures TV
TEAM: Taylor Elmore (w, co-ep), Graham Yost (ep), Mark Johnson (ep), Michael Dinner (d, ep), Melissa Bernstain (co-ep)
LOGLINE: An upstairs/downstairs look at pressure-cooker lives of the U.S. Navy, the young ensemble is about the working men and women on board an aircraft carrier equipped with a 500-foot landing strip, a nuclear reactor and 6000 souls on board.
CAST: Josh Salatin, Will Rothhaar, Alano Miller

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