Pilot Season 2013: Get Scoop on This Fall's (Possible) Newcomers, and Who's In Them

MINI-NBC-logoOur running update of pilots ordered for the 2013-14 TV season, going network by network (EPs = executive producers):

Assistance (Comedy)ritter
EPs | Will Ferrell, Adam McKay
CAST | Krysten Ritter (Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23), Alfred Molina (Monday Mornings), Peter Cambor (NCIS: LA, The Wedding Band), Zach Cregger (Guys With Kids),Vinette Robinson (Sherlock)
A fast-moving comedy centered on an idealistic “working girl” assistant who is pulled between her colleague/work husband and her real life fiancé.

About a Boy (Comedy)walton
EP | Jason Katims (Parenthood)
DIRECTOR | Jon Favreau (Revolution, Iron Man)
CAST | David Walton (New Girl), Minnie Driver (The Riches), Anjelah N. Johnson (MADtv), Benjamin Stockham (1600 Penn), Leslie Bibb (GCB), Al Madrigal (The Daily Show)
Based on the book and subsequent 2002 film starring Hugh Grant and Nicholas Hoult, the single-cam comedy centers on the relationship between a man-child and the young boy who moves in next door.

After Hours (Drama)brigid-brannagh
EPs | Gabe Sachs and Jeff Judah (Freaks and Geeks, 90210)
CAST | Jill Flint (Royal Pains), Brigid Brannagh (Army Wives), Ken Leung (Lost), Freddy Rodriguez (Six Feet Under), Brendan Fehr (Roswell) and Jeananne Goossen (Alcatraz)
Follows a team of doctors and nurses working the graveyard shift in the ER at San Antonio Medical Center.

kmaclachlan110721135432Believe (Drama)
EPs | Alfonso Cuaron (Children of Men), J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk (Fringe)
CAST | Kyle MacLachlan (Desperate Housewives), Johnny Sequoyah, Jake McLaughlin (Savages), Delroy Lindo (The Chicago Code), Jamie Chung (Once Upon a Time), Sienna Guillory (Resident Evil), Arian Moayed (The Following)
Follows an unlikely relationship between a gifted young girl and a man sprung from prison who has been tasked with protecting her from the evil elements that hunt her power.

The Blacklist (Drama)NBC's The Blacklist Spoilers
EPs | Jon Bokenkamp (Perfect Stranger), John Eisendrath (Alias), John Fox, John Davis
CAST | James Spader (The Office), Megan Boone (Law & Order: LA), Ryan Eggold (90210), Diego Klattenhoff (Homeland), Harry Lennix (Dollhouse), Ilfenesh Hadera
The world’s most wanted criminal suddenly turns himself in and offers to give up anyone he’s ever worked with. The catch: He’ll only work with a new FBI agent, one with whom he has no known connection.

Bloodline (Drama)KADEE STRICKLAND
EPs | David Graziano (Awake), Peter Berg and Sarah Aubrey (Friday Night Lights)
DIRECTOR | Peter Berg (Friday Night Lights)
CAST | Skyler Samuels (The Nine Lives of Chloe King), Jonathan Banks (Breaking Bad), KaDee Strickland (Private Practice), Chris Zylka (The Secret Circle), Tzi Ma (24)
The Kill Bill-esque stylized drama follows an orphaned girl named Bird Benson who’s caught between two families of murderers and mercenaries. In order to eventually have a normal life, Bird learns, she must defeat her mother via mortal combat.

Brenda Forever (Comedy)kemper blog
EPs | Andrew Leeds (who plays Bones’ Pelant), David Lampson (This One Time With Julia), Peter Tolan (Rescue Me), Michael Wimer
DIRECTOR | David Wain (Role Models)
CAST | Ellie Kemper (The Office), David Krumholtz (Partners), Stephnie Weir (MADtv), Da’vine Joy Randolph
Consists of stories from Brenda Miller’s past and present, which would mesh together to give a unique portrait of how a chubby, awkward but incredibly confident 13-year-old grew up to be a 31-year-old woman who still does her own thing. Single-camera.

Donor Party (Comedy)
EPs | Alex Schemmer (Community), Geyer Kosinski (Magic City)
DIRECTOR | Todd Holland
CAST | TBA
A New Normal-esque ensemble comedy about an irresponsible man forced to grow up when he discovers he has children resulting from his days as a sperm donor.

The Gates (Comedy)KenMarino
EPs | Cathy Yuspa and Josh Goldsmith (‘Til Death, Big Day), Aaron Kaplan, Laurence Bowen, Philip Clarke
CAST | Ken Marino (Childrens Hospital), Greg Germann (Ally McBeal), Stephen Guarino (Happy Endings), guest star Echo Kellum (Ben and Kate)
Based on the British series, the single-cam comedy is set at the front gates of an elementary school drop-off and revolves around the parents, school staff and the 15-minute social minefield they navigate at the beginning and end of each school day.

Girlfriend in a Coma (Comedy)
EPs | Liz Brixius (Nurse Jackie), Dick Wolf (Law & Order), Peter Jankowski (Law & Order), Danielle Gelber (Chicago Fire)
CAST | Miranda Cosgrove (iCarly), Daniel Stern (Home Alone), Ann Cusack (Private Practice)
Based on a Douglas Coupland novel, the single-cam comedy centers on a 34-year-old woman who wakes from a coma only to discover she has a 17-year-old daughter from a pregnancy she never knew about.

Hatfields & McCoys (Drama)V_MAdsen_300
EPs | John Glenn (Eagle Eye), Charlize Theron, AJ Dix, Dawn Olmstead, Beau Flynn
CAST | Virginia Madsen (Sideways, Scoundrels), Rebecca De Mornay (John From Cincinnati), Jesse Lee Soffer (The Mob Doctor), Patrick Flueger (The 4400), Sophia Bush (One Tree Hill), Nick Westrate, Annie Ilonzeh (Charlie’s Angels, Switched at Birth), James Remar (Dexter)
Set in present-day Pittsburgh. When a startling death re-ignites the two clans’ legendary battles, the blue collar McCoys will put the Hatfields’ wealth and power at risk as they go to war for control of the city.

Holding Patterns (Comedy)
EPs | Justin Spitzer (The Office), Rachel Kaplan (Do No Harm), Peter Traugott (Samantha Who?)
CAST | Erinn Hayes (Guys With Kids), Humphrey Ker, Kate Lang Johnson (Fired Up), Luka Jones (Up All Night), Nelson Franklin (New Girl)
A multi-cam comedy about a group of friends whose lives are altered after surviving a plane crash.

I Am Victor (Drama)John Stamos Joins Necessary Roughness
EPs | Mark Goffman (White Collar, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip), Katie Jacobs (House), Meghan Lyvers, Daniel Rappaport, Jo Nesbo
CAST | John Stamos (The New Normal, Glee), Megan Dodds (CSI:NY), Matthew Lillard (Scream), Terry Kinney (Oz), Lorenza Izzo (Hemlock Grove), McKaley Miller (Hart of Dixie), Josh Zuckerman (90210)
Based on the upcoming Jo Nesbo novel by the same name, the potential series features Victor Port, a high powered divorce attorney with a unique view of relationships.

Ironside (Drama)"A Streetcar Named Desire" Opening Night - After Party
EPs | Michael Caleo (Sopranos, Rescue Me), Teri Weinberg.
CAST | Blair Underwood (The Event), Brent Sexton (The Killing), Pablo Schreiber (Weeds), Neal Bledsoe (Smash), Spencer Grammer (Greek), Kenneth Choi (Sons of Anarchy)
Based on the ’60s cop drama, a tough, sexy and acerbic police detective is relegated to a wheelchair after a shooting, but is hardly limited by his disability as he pushes and prods his hand-picked team to solve the most difficult cases in the city.

Joe, Joe and Jane (Comedy)2012 Summer TCA Tour - Day 7
EPs | Joe Port and Joe Weissman (The Office, Just Shoot Me)
CAST | Dave Annable (666 Park Ave.), Sally Pressman (Army Wives), Larry Wilmore (The Daily Show), Will Greenberg (The Office), Lauren Lapkus (Are You There, Chelsea?), Asif Ali
An author is caught in an ongoing war between two needy, flawed people — his wife (played by Pressman) and his co-author/BFF — in the multi-cam project.

The Sixth Gun (Drama)Leverage_AldisHodge
EPs | Newcomer Ryan Condal, Carlton Cuse (Lost), Eric Gitter (Scott Pilgrim vs. the World), Andy Borne
DIRECTOR | Jeffrey Reiner (Awake)
CAST | Michiel Huisman (Nashville, Treme), Laura Ramsey (The Ruins), W. Earl Brown (Deadwood), Graham McTavish (The Hobbit), Aldis Hodge (Leverage), Pedro Pascal (The Good Wife), James LeGros (Ally McBeal), Chin Han (The Dark Knight), Elena Satine (Magic City)
Based on the graphic novel of the same name, the supernatural western examines six mythical guns that each have their own otherworldly powers.

Undateable (Comedy)
EPs | Adam Sztykiel (Due Date, Made of Honor), Bill Lawrence (Cougar Town)
CAST | Bianca Kajlich (Rules of Engagement), Ron Funches, guest star Briga Heelan (Cougar Town)
The multi-cam project centers on a group of young friends dubbed the “Undateables” whose lives are altered when a more confident character enters their world.

Untitled DJ Nash/Jason Bateman Project (Comedy)Posey
EPs | DJ Nash (Bent), Jason Bateman (Arrested Development), Jim Garavente (Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium)
CAST | Parker Posey (Louie, The Good Wife), J.K. Simmons (The Closer), Eli Baker, Ava Deluca-Verley
The single-camera sitcom centers on a son who idolizes his blind father and enjoys his mom’s newfound adolescence after his folks divorce and ultimately grow closer.

Untitled Greg Daniels/Owen Ellickson Project (Comedy)Craig Robinson
EPs | Greg Daniels (The Office), Owen Ellickson, Tracy Katsky, Howard Klein, Mark Schulman
CAST | Craig Robinson (The Office), Jean Smart (Hawaii Five-0), Amandla Stenberg (Hunger Games), Amanda Lund, Larenz Tate
A talented musician (Robinson) with rough edges adjusts to his new life as a music teacher in a big-city middle school, where he encounters teacher politics and the temptations of single moms. Single-camera.

Untitled Greg Daniels/Robert Padnick Project (Comedy)
EPs | Robert Padnick (The Office), Greg Daniels (The Office)
CAST | Mike Castle, Adhir Kalyan (Rules of Engagement), Ellen Woglom (Californication), Eric Andre (Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23)
Centers on a group of friends in their 20s navigating the trials and tribulations of dating. The pilot focuses on bright eyed and vulnerable Matthew, being pushed by his three best friends to get back on the dating horse.

Untitled Lorne Michaels/John Mulaney Project (Comedy)John Mulaney
EPs | Lorne Michaels (Saturday Night Live, 30 Rock), Dave Becky (Louie), and David Miner and Andrew Singer (30 Rock)
CAST | John Mulaney (Saturday Night Live), Martin Short (SCTV), Elliott Gould (Friends), Nasim Pedrad (Saturday Night Live), Seaton Smith
The multi-camera project is based loosely on Mulaney’s life and will follow a group of young people and their hijinks.

Untitled Rand Ravich Project (Drama)gillian anderson
EPs | Rand Ravich and Far Shariat (Life)
CAST | Gillian Anderson (The X-Files), Dermot Mulroney (New Girl), Rachael Taylor (666 Park Avenue), Michael Beach (Third Watch), James Lafferty (One Tree Hill), Lance Gross (House of Payne), Halston Sage (How to Rock), Max Martini (Revenge), Max Schneider (How to Rock), Joshua Erenberg (Suburgatory)
Examines what happens when an unlikely puppeteer pulls Washington’s elite — including the President of the United States — into an international conspiracy.

Untitled Michael J. Fox Project (Comedy)MJFox_TVLand_300
EPs | Sam Laybourne (Cougar Town), Will Gluck (Andy Richter Controls the Universe, Easy A)
CAST | Michael J. Fox (Spin City), Betsy Brandt (Breaking Bad), Kate Finneran (I Hate My Teenage Daughter), Wendell Pierce (Treme), Juliette Goglia (Easy A), Ana Nogueira
The single-cam comedy, which has already received a 22-episode order, is inspired by Fox’s real life and stars him as Mike Burnaby, a husband and father of three in New York City juggling the challenges of family and career while dealing with Parkinson’s disease.

Untitled Jessica Simpson Project (Comedy)jessica simpson blog
EPs | Jessica Simpson, Nick Bakay, Ben Silverman, Joe Simpson
CAST | Jessica Simpson
The pilot presentation for the potential multi-cam series is inspired by the fashion magnate, pop singer, Weight Watchers spokeswoman and former Newlywed.

Untitled Victor Fresco Project (Comedy)Sean Hayes
EPs | Victor Fresco (Better Off Ted), Todd Milliner (Hot in Cleveland)
CAST | Sean Hayes (Will & Grace), Linda Lavin (Alice), Echo Kellum (Ben and Kate), Thomas Lennon (Reno 911!), Lindsay Sloane (Weeds, Grosse Pointe), Samantha Isler, guest star/recurring Vik Sahay (Chuck)
A multi-cam sitcom about a man attempting to both parent the teenage daughter who just moved in and appease a temperamental new boss.

Welcome to the Family (Comedy)omalley300
EP | Mike Sikowitz (Rules of Engagement)
CAST | Mike O’Malley (Glee), Mary McCormack (In Plain Sight), Ricardo Chavira (Desperate Housewives), Justina Machado (Private Practice, Six Feet Under), Ella Rae Peck (Deception, Gossip Girl), Joey Haro (Glee, Awkward), Aramis Knight
In the single-cam comedy, cultures collide when a white family and a Latino family are bonded together by their children who fall in love followed quickly by an unplanned pregnancy.

Wonderland (Drama)
EPs | Anthony Zuiker (CSI), Whit Anderson, Matt Weinberg, JoAnn Alfano, Margaret Riley
CAST | TBA
The project will use Lewis Carroll’s 1865 novel as a point of origin, but will be built around a new character named Clara. Alice will have assumed the role of Wonderland’s evil queen, and thus will be the woman Clara wages war against.

For easy access: Review our always-updated list of this year’s pilots for ABCCBSThe CWFox and NBC.

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102 Comments
  1. Betty says:

    This is a great thing, thanks for posting it. It is hard to imagine some of the shows without knowing who the actors will be, which could make all the difference. It will be interesting to see who ends up with the pilots and which ones make it.

    • Angela says:

      My thoughts exactly. Some of these summaries may not sound all that adventurous or exciting right now, but with the right cast they could wind up working out really well, so I’ll show much more interest once I find out who’s going to be in what. There are a couple ideas here and there that have me slightly curious…guess we’ll see what happens in the coming months!

  2. Denise says:

    Still waiting for Corey Reynolds(The Closer) to show up in a pilot. He is really missed on the screen.

  3. Mary says:

    If these are the shows they decided to pick up, I’d hate to see what they passed on. The only one that sounds worth checking out is Sleepy Hollow and they don’t give much info on that.

  4. I’m only interested fully in The Sixth Gun, The Returned, Sleepy Hollow and Delirium. I’m partially interested in Super Fun Night and Venice.

  5. Ella B. says:

    Looks like there’s a heavy comedic presence this year — I’m seeing a smattering of shows across networks that look like they’ll be really interesting, but it looks to me like NBC’s (potentially) got the strongest lineup.

  6. Shaun says:

    Horrible pilot season!!

  7. Chance says:

    Girlfriend in a Coma is a TERRIBLE title. That will definitely change before it’s seen (if it gets picked up) a la Are you There Chelsea, GCB and Don’t Trust the B-

    • Emily says:

      Well, it is the title of a Smiths song. Can’t blame them for thinking it might fly

      • Chance says:

        And the original title of Are you There and GCB were book titles. That doesn’t mean they’ll make good series titles. Can shows with/misleading titles work? Absolutely, Cougar Town has shown that. But Cougar Town has also shown that a bad title can affect viewership.

    • Singing gal says:

      Douglas Coupland does have a lot of control over things developed from his work, including the name (see CBC’s jpod). This is a fantastic book based in my hometown of North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. However, I would guess they will change where the show would be based. I would also wonder about the category of ‘comedy’. I found the book to be definitely more ‘drama sci-fi’. And it reads more like a mini-series to me rather than a regular 22 ep. Guess we shall see!

  8. shamangrrl says:

    Wow. All that, and there’s one show I’m definitely interested in, and one show that’s a maybe. I’m so happy I cut the cable.

  9. Babybop says:

    Ooh! I was hoping Kal Penn would get a pilot. Love him, I’ll watch.

  10. Emily says:

    I had no idea FOX picked up a pilot based on a YA dystopian series too, considering all we’ve been hearing about CW’s Selection.

    • Elyse says:

      Delirium JUST got picked up and the Selection was picked up last year. Delirium is a good series though. i’m currently reading the books.

      • Jules says:

        Yes, the books are great (I’m currently half-way through the second one) but I can’t really picture it as a TV series… there are so many different characters in the second book, which just didn’t appear in the first one, so I’d hate to loose the way the storyline played out in the first book, just so yu can introduce all the characters in the Pilot…. in my opinion, the story would have been much better suited for movies.

  11. Joe says:

    What’s the point? They’re just gonna cancel everything anyway.

  12. Jay says:

    I hope they can pull off the Pulling remake. The original bbc series was fantastic.

  13. dude says:

    Super Fun Night! Damn I hope this makes it!

  14. Danielle H. says:

    Only a few things sound decent (Delirium, The Selection, Venice..and I guess The Originals because I’m such a huge TVD fan)… all the comedy descriptions just blend together. I am as of right now truely disappointed and happy that I have a Netflix subscription because I don’t foresee much decent new TV next year.
    I miss the fantastical edge that pilot seasons has the past few years. Now we seem to be getting straightforward dramas and tons of meaningless 1/2 hr comedies. Hopefully some good things come around.

  15. Danny says:

    I’m interested in the comedies on ABC list (Supre Fun Night, etc), Venice, Delirium, The Sixth Gun, The serial killer pilot on NBC and The Selection.

    Some scripts that I hope get a green light are NBC’s Cleopatra, ABC’s Chosen, ABC’s The Clan, ABC’s End Game, ABC’s Evolve, ABC’S Finn & Sawyer, ABC’s MILA 2.0, ABC’s The Royals, ABC’s Weird Desk, FOX’s Athena, FOX’s Shelter, NBC’s Believe, NBC’s Bloodline, and NBC’s Midnight Mass.

    I just think there are a TON of amazing concepts still in the coffer at most nextworks (except maybe CBS). Right now the pattern seems to be standard soap or standard “obnoxious main character, with quirks that make them likeable”. I think the networks need more ADVENTURE, GENRE, ROMANTIC – EPIC shows. Less soaps about rich people no one cares about or the next generation of procedural. I hope that the networks really challenge themselve and pick up a couple of extra risker pilots. I think they could support more diversity on their schedules if they have shorter run series (like two genre shows in the same timeslot- one runs 13-15 straight in the fall and the other runs 13-15 straight in the spring). It works folks, check out cable models. It would work and allow the networks to be more creative in the line-ups. Be Brave! Take some risks!

    • Marta says:

      Also, most people watch television for an escape… take a look at what people went in droves to see this year…Hunger Games (Adventure, Romance, Epic Battles), The Avengers (Heroes and Adventure), Batman (Genre and Action) and Eclipse (Romace, Epic Battles and Adventure).
      Get it, people don’t want to watch shows about the rich people and their debaucheries, they want to be swept away and escape life for an hour, but they also want to be satisfied at the end of the hour. So, please branch out and bring back some Epic Adventures with a strong Romantic Component. You have the stories there in the potential scripts. Please step out of the box.

  16. James says:

    wow with the exception of a couple interesting ones the rest look God awful. i don’t think i see one good comedy their all recycled dribble, maybe the Michael J Fox one cuz he’s always good. i’d be weary of letting any bubble shows go this season because from what i can see theirs nothing much to replace it with. IMO

  17. Ashley says:

    Bethany Joy Lenz for Company Town? Or anything really? I just miss having her on TV and would like to see her on something with quality writing (even though that’s rarely found at the CW).

    A lot of them don’t sound like anything that appeals to me, but there are several I’ll check out. I’m concerned that a third NCIS is going to be way too much. I feel like it might bomb like Criminal Minds’ spin-off did. Then again, I thought that about LA too, and I enjoy that more lately than the original.

    I really hope the Rebel Wilson and Liza Lapira show gets a pick up!

  18. Piija says:

    “Backstrom (Drama)
    EPs | Hart Hanson (Bones), Leif G.W. Persson, Niclas Salomonsson
    CAST | TBA
    Based on the Swedish book series about an overweight, offensive, irascible detective as he tries, and fails, to change his self-destructive behavior.”

    Never read any of Leifs book, but it sure sounds like this is going to be about himself… Also why is the title not with swedish letters, that’s just annoying.

  19. My wish for this year’s pilot season is that Jason Dohring is cast on a show that not only gets picked up, but also manages to survive past the first season.

  20. JimC says:

    S.H.I.E.L.D, Sleepy Hollow, Micheal Fox thing and Sixth Gun sound promising. WAY, WAY too many half hour sitcoms that are usually completely unfunny because it’s humor we’ve seen just too many times before. Which is why the Fox thing just might work. The absolute best news is, Im seeing very few “reality” shows. Hopefully that garbage has finally run it’s course.

  21. Evan says:

    What about Julian Fellows’ “The Gilded Age”?

  22. hal says:

    I want to see some new Science Fiction !

  23. Amy says:

    I know it’s hard tell anything about a show based on a two sentence description but really…most of these sound just awful.

  24. Jackie says:

    There are a couple of actors I really, really want to see back on television but honestly I don’t want them stuck in any of these crappy sounding shows.

  25. MT says:

    Let’s see….we have multiple detectives/lawyers with self-destructive behavior, poor, dopey, divorced men moving in with family/friends/other loosers, and a load of 20 something people trying to figure themselves out. These pilots all sound exactly alike.

  26. Brandy says:

    The Selection and The Originals sound good but that’s it for the pilots.CW has a few other shows in development that sound good:Sleepy Hallow,Wunderland,Amazon/Iris/wonder Woman, and Confessions of a Backup Dancer and the mystical drama about a pop star whose touch heals a fan.My hubby and I like Micheal J Fox so well check out his new show probably.

  27. wassita says:

    Is it me of does it seem like there are waaaaaaaay more comedies than dramas on this list?

  28. Lauren says:

    For Super Fun Night, it’s Liza Lapira.
    Meh, not interested in most of them. Which is a good thing because I already don’t have time to watch all the shows I like.

  29. Amanda says:

    Am I the only one who doesn’t want a Vampire Diaries Spin Off? I like having Klaus and the other Originals on VD. I don’t want to lose them as Characters.

    • Annie-Claude says:

      The problem is that the originals are supposed to be like the bad guys. They were never meant to stay forever. Klaus would have been killed last season if he hadn’t been such a popular character. The spin-off is a solution to the “originals are more popular than planned” problem. So we can still have them even though they can’t be in TVD forever

  30. Annie says:

    Just please bring Jason Isaacs back to my telly!

  31. Alyssa says:

    “Mom” and “Dads” should both get picked up and air at the same time. Oh, the jokes that could come…

  32. ninamags says:

    Tom Welling

  33. Lorena says:

    I want Jason Behr, Tom Welliing, Erica Durance, Katie Holmes, Lisa Kudrow, Autum Reeser, Mathew Fox, SMG, they need new shows

  34. Brian says:

    “Mom” sounds incredibly original. Anyone else remember when Chuck Lorre used that exact same premise in 1993 and called it “Grace Under Fire”?

  35. Zorkel567 says:

    The only ones I am truly interested in are NCIS: Red, ABC’s SHIELD, and CW’s Amazon.

  36. Adam says:

    Is ABC’s “The Returned” a remake of the French drama series “Les Revenants”?

  37. TheFirst says:

    Excited for the Originals, the Selection, Delirium, SHIELD and Sleepy Hollow.

  38. Luke says:

    ABC Drama: Venice and S.H.I.E.L.D. sound good, but maybe just because they are original concepts. The Returned is trying to hitch a ride with The Walking Dead succes (which obviously will fail on one of the big five networks) and Betrayal is just another Revenge

    • Dave says:

      Venice might be ok and S.H.I.E.L.D. should be great, but I’m not sure why you think they are original concepts. Venice is just a rehash of Romeo and Juliet, which has been done on TV hundreds of times before. And S.H.I.E.L.D. has been around for over 30 years in Marvel comics, and even as a TV concept has been tried before 15 years ago, with David Hasselhoff as Nick Fury!

  39. Luke says:

    ABC Comedy: Super Fun Night sounds the best, and deserves attention on Rebel Wilson alone. Pulling doesn’t sound very interesting for guys and Adam Goldberg Project could go either way, depends on how they work the ’80s angle

  40. Nicole Green says:

    I hope with all my heart to review Tom Welling maybe as an actor in the role of the villain, he is fantastic with great charisma, Tom we miss you very much.

  41. Marta says:

    Yes I want TOM WELLING on my television! Please…Tom Tom where are you? pause is over!

  42. Antony says:

    the network Cw with the end of Smallville has lost a part of the public in fact the result is negative. They were fans of Tom Welling! Pedowitz should call Tom for a new show!

  43. Lee Fowler says:

    What happened with that Sarah Michelle Gellar pilot that was mentioned a few weeks ago?

  44. nick1372 says:

    My thoughts
    ABC-
    Looking interesting: S.H.E.I.L.D
    Still hoping gets a pilot: Birthright, Now What?
    CBS-
    Looks interesting: Beverly Hills Cop, Mom
    Still hoping: Darkness Falls, Intelligence
    CW-
    Looks interesting: THE SELECTION!! (seriously, it’s an awesome book)
    Still hoping: The Hundred
    FOX-
    Looks interesting: 2 Wrongs, Delirium
    Still hoping: Gun Machine, Wendy & Peter, Untitled Wyman/Abrams Project
    NBC-
    Looks interesting: The Gates, Untitled Nash/Bateman Project, Untitled Michael J Fox Project
    Still hoping: Family Affair
    Looks like the CW & Fox will be my main two networks next fall. Oddly, that’s the opposite of this fall. Also, the first pilot season in years nothing on ABC screams out at me. I always end up loving at least 1 show a year from them (The Middle/Modern Family, Body of Proof, Once Upon a Time/Revenge, Last Resort).

  45. Francesca says:

    Please, We’re waiting for any good news about SMG sitcom!

  46. n8ball78 says:

    I hate network tv now. As of now there are only 2 or 3 that really look any good to me and that’s not even for sure. Its bad the only nights I watch anything on network tv now is Sunday nights right now. Between abc’s dramas, football on nbc, and fox’s cartoon night its a busy night for me. Way to many comedys coming out and none of them look original. Bring back the good mystery shows. I know there will never be another show as good as lost was but it wouldn’t kill anyone to atleast try.

  47. Me says:

    WOW! Almost everything sounds DREADFUL! The only 2 shows that sound interesting are Sleepy Hollow & the untitled show by JJ Abrams & JH Wyman.

  48. Mare says:

    The historical nerd in me is crossing my fingers really really tightly in hopes that reign, the Mary, Queen of Scots show Is picked up!!

  49. Elle says:

    I want Zachery Levi, Adam Baldwin, Yvonne Strahovski, Summer Glau, June Diane Raphael, Justin Long, Isla Fisher, Krysten Ritter, Jason Dohring, Amber Heard, Rachael Taylor, Abby Elliot, Adam Brody, JoAnna Garcia, Regina Hall, Leslie Mann, Brittany Snow, Becki Newton, Sarah Silverman, Eva Longoria, Amy Acker, Laura Vandervoort, Alicia Silverstone, Lucy Punch, Sarah Michelle Gellar, James Marsden, Michelle Trachtenberg, Autumn Reeser, Ryan Hansen, Tina Fey, James Marsden, Jane Krakowski, Fran Kranz, Brett Harrison, Thomas Dekker and of course the whole cast of Happy Endings.

    • Elle says:

      *to get roles in pilots.

    • Drake says:

      Well, Becki Newton likely won’t be in any pilots this season since she is currently on a show. Of course since it has already been cut down to 7 episodes and doesn’t premiere until April, I doubt Fox will renew it so next pilot season she can be in something else.

      • Josh says:

        She could always sign on to a pilot in second position – as in she stars in the pilot, but if her current show (The Goodwin Games, which looks incredible from the trailers) is renewed by Fox for a second season the coming fall, her character in the pilot that she has in second-position will be re-cast. However, if The Goodwin Games is not renewed, she will be able to fully commit to the show in second position.

  50. Mary says:

    On Big Thunder could you please pick one.

    “Unfortunately, they quickly realize that not everything in the titular city is not as it seems.”

    As in either “not everything in the titular city is as it seems,” or “everything in the titular city is not as it seems.”

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