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JAN
28
3 HRS

Jaden Smith, Maya Rudolph Join Lorne Michaels HBO Pilot Starring 'Late Night' Duo

Jaden Smith, Maya Rudolph Join Lorne Michaels HBO Pilot Starring 'Late Night' Duo

HBO is reteaming with Lorne Michaels and Late Night With Jimmy Fallon duo Diallo Riddle and Bashir Salahuddin for another comedy pilot.

After passing over the duo's Michaels-produced reporter comedy, the network is moving forward with Brothers in Atlanta, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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JAN
27
19 HRS

Medical Drama 'Code Black' Gets CBS Pilot Pickup

Medical Drama 'Code Black' Gets CBS Pilot Pickup

CBS added to its pilot orders Tuesday, picking up Code Black, one of the many medical dramas developed at the broadcast networks this past season, and a comedy from The Late Late Show With James Corden head writer Mike Gibbons.

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JAN
26
2 DAYS

'Rush Hour' Remake, Greg Garcia's 'Super Clyde' Re-Do Among CBS Pilot Pickups

'Rush Hour' Remake, Greg Garcia's 'Super Clyde' Re-Do Among CBS Pilot Pickups

CBS got into the pilot game late Monday, moving forward with its Rush Hour adaptation and ordering a new version of Greg Garcia's 2013 comedy Super Clyde as well as a half-hour from Modern Family alum Bill Wrubel.

Rush Hour, which landed at CBS with a hefty pilot-production commitment, is an adaption of the blockbuster movie franchise.

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JAN
26
2 DAYS

ABC Orders Shondaland, Fake Empire Dramas; Chevy Chase, Dan Savage Comedies

ABC Orders Shondaland, Fake Empire Dramas; Chevy Chase, Dan Savage Comedies

ABC added to its pilot pickups Monday, adding dramas from established production companies (Shondaland, Fake Empire) and comedies from "It Gets Better" LGBT activist Dan Savage and a half-hour that reteams the stars of National Lampoon's Vacation.

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JAN
26
2 DAYS

Monica Potter Starrer, Jimmy Fallon Comedy Among NBC Pilot Orders

Monica Potter Starrer, Jimmy Fallon Comedy Among NBC Pilot Orders

NBC is staying in business with Parenthood star Monica Potter, adding a comedy with the critical favorite as well as a half-hour produced by Jimmy Fallon to its pilot orders.

The network on Monday handed out pilot pickups to Sharing and its untitled Potter project from exec producer Ellen DeGeneres.

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JAN
26
2 DAYS

Fox Orders Family Comedy From 'Friends With Better Lives' Duo

Fox Orders Family Comedy From 'Friends With Better Lives' Duo

Fox is going into business with the duo behind CBS' Friends With Better Lives.

The network has handed out a pilot order to an untitledcomedy from Dana Klein comedy and producer Aaron Kaplan, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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JAN
26
2 DAYS

LeBron James Prepping Game Show for NBC

LeBron James Prepping Game Show for NBC

NBC is looking to an NBA star for its next game show.

The network is teaming with All-Star LeBron James for a game show in which everyday teams of two can compete for life-changing amounts of money, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

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JAN
23
5 DAYS

Biblical, Crime, Terrorism, Arms-Dealing Dramas Among ABC Pilot Orders

Biblical, Crime, Terrorism, Arms-Dealing Dramas Among ABC Pilot Orders

ABC threw its hat into the pilot mix late Friday, adding five dramas — including one previously developed at Fox.

The pickups included Quantico, from Josh Safran (Gossip Girl) and Mark Gordon; arms-dealing drama Runner (previously developed at Fox); biblical entry Of Kings and Prophets; procedural L.A. Crime; and Mix, a restaurant dramedy from Rashida Jones.

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JAN
23
5 DAYS

NBC Adds Greg Berlanti Amnesia Thriller to Pilot Orders

NBC Adds Greg Berlanti Amnesia Thriller to Pilot Orders

NBC is anxious to add a thriller for the upcoming season, picking up another conspiracy drama pilot.

The network has given a pilot order to Blindspot from Greg Berlanti's prolific Berlanti Productions, currently housed at Warner Bros. TV. The project, which centers on a woman with no memory who wakes up naked in Times Square, has been in development since August.

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JAN
23
5 DAYS

Sniper Drama From 'Blacklist' Producers Gets NBC Pilot Pickup

Sniper Drama From 'Blacklist' Producers Gets NBC Pilot Pickup

NBC is expanding its relationship with The Blacklist producers.

The network has handed out a pilot order to Endgame, a drama thriller from Blacklist's Davis Entertainment and Leverage co-creator John Roger, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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JAN
23
5 DAYS

John Stamos Comedy, 'Shameless' Dramedy 'Studio City' Nab Fox Pilot Pickups

John Stamos Comedy, 'Shameless' Dramedy 'Studio City' Nab Fox Pilot Pickups

Fox continued to make good on its vow to do business with outside studios Friday, adding a comedy starring John Stamos from ABC Studios as well as dramedy Studio City from John Wells and Warner Bros. Television.

Fox has handed out pilot orders to an untitled comedy starring Full House and ER alum Stamos as well as Wells and Krista Vernoff's Shameless-like dramedy Studio CityThe Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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JAN
23
5 DAYS

Shaquille O'Neal to Star in Scripted Comedy for TruTV

Shaquille O'Neal to Star in Scripted Comedy for TruTV

TruTV is pushing into scripted fare with former NBA great Shaquille O'Neal.

The former All-Star will star in a workplace comedy pilot called Shaq Inq., loosely based on his business empire, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

The comedy is inspired by the wild and frenetic business O'Neal has built following his 19-year career.

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JAN
22
6 DAYS

CBS Orders 'Modern Family'-Like Comedy Pilot From 'Better Off Ted' Alum

CBS Orders 'Modern Family'-Like Comedy Pilot From 'Better Off Ted' Alum

CBS is looking for its version of Emmy darling Modern Family.

The network has handed out a pilot order for Life in Pieces, a comedy from Better Off Ted alum Justin Adler and prolific producer Aaron Kaplan, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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JAN
21
7 DAYS

NBC Orders Drama Pilot From Carol Mendelsohn, 'Parenthood' Scribe

NBC Orders Drama Pilot From Carol Mendelsohn, 'Parenthood' Scribe

NBC's latest pilot order comes from veteran producer Carol Mendelsohn (CSI). The Hollywood Reporter has learned that the network is moving forward with Game of Silence.

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