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Damon Wayans Jr Cast As Lead CBS Pilot

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Damon Wayans Jr is set to star in a CBS comedy pilot. The untitled comedy pilot follows a 30-something couple. Tired of their mundane life, they start to reconnect with their younger, cooler selves when an emerging pop star is drawn to their super normal suburban life and moves in to their home. Wayans will […]

Kat Dennings Joins ABC Comedy Pilot

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Kat Dennings is set to be one of the leads in an ABC Comedy Pilot based on the book How May We Hate You. Dennings will play Ellie, a guest services specialist forced to wear a plastic smile as she deals with hotel clientele who pay more per night than she pays in rent each […]

Hannah Simone To Star In THE GREATEST AMERICAN HERO Pilot

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Hannah Simone is set to star in The Greatest American Hero reboot pilot. The Greatest American Hero centers around Meera (Simone), a 30-year-old woman who loves tequila and karaoke and has spent her life searching and failing to find meaning, much to the chagrin of her traditional Indian-American family. An inexplicable event occurs that will change […]

Kat Dennings Set To Star In Hulu Pilot DOLLFACE

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Kat Dennings (2 Broke Girls) will star in new Hulu Pilot Dollface it has emerged. In Dollface, Dennings plays a young woman who’s fresh off a breakup and looks to rekindle the female friendships she’s left behind.Stephanie Laing (Veep, Vice Principals) will direct the pilot. Margot Robbie is onboard as a producer as well, along with her I, Tonya producers […]

George RR Martin’s NIGHTFLYERS Set For Syfy Pilot

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Sci-Fi novella Nightflyers has been picked up for a Pilot by Syfy. Nightflyers follows eight maverick scientists and a powerful telepath who embark on an expedition to the edge of our solar system in the hopes of contacting alien life. They travel aboard The Nightflyer – a ship with a small tightknit crew and a […]

TNT Drops LET THE RIGHT ONE IN Pilot

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TNT are not going forward with their adaption of Let The Right One In and the project is looking for a home at a new network. Starting out as a best selling novel from Swedish author John Ajvide Lindqvist the title went on to become two films including one starring Chloe Moretz and Kodi McPhee. Let the […]

Chris Parnell Joins BLACK-ISH Potential Backdoor Pilot

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Chris Parnell (Suburgatory) has been cast on an upcoming episode of Black-ish which could serve as a backdoor pilot for a potential spinoff. The potential spinoff will centre around Dre and Rainbow’s eldest daughter Zoey and will take place around her college campus. Parnell will play a college administrator in the potential spinoff being headed up […]

DYNASTY Pilot Casts Brianna Brown

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CW’s reboot of the beloved soap Dynasty has added Brianna Brown. Dynasty follows two of America’s wealthiest families, the Carringtons and the Colbys, as they feud for control over their fortune and their children. CW describe it as a racially diverse and modernised reboot. The show follows Fallon Carrington (Elizabeth Gillies) daughter of Blake Carrington […]

ABC Pilot THE TRUSTEE Casts Laverne Cox

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Comedy Pilot The Trustee has cast Laverne Cox as co-lead alongside Meaghan Rath (Being Human). The Trustee is described as a fun, female buddy cop comedy about Eliza Radley (Rath), a driven but stubborn detective who finds unlikely help from her precinct’s trustee, Amanda Jones (Cox) a larger-than-life ex-con finishing out her prison sentence doing […]

LAS REINAS Pilot Casts Matthew Davis & Amanda Warren

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ABC Crime Pilot Las Reinas has cast Matthew Davis (The Vampire Diaries) and Amanda Warren (The Leftovers). Davis will co-star alongside Daniella Alonso and will play the good guy cop, Andrew Somerset. A recent transplant to Florida, the intelligent, observant and keenly perceptive Somerset is Sonya’s partner. Sonya may be “street royalty” – but Somerset is […]