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Sarah Chalke books ABC comedy pilot

Will 2012 finally be the year that Sarah Chalke headlines her own successful TV show?

ABC is going to try to make it happen for fall: The network has cast the Scrubs vet in How to Live with Your Parents for the Rest of Your Life, a comedy pilot from Claudia Lonow (Friends with Benefits). Chalke will play Polly, a recently divorced single… Continue reading Sarah Chalke books ABC comedy pilot

Kevin Bacon to star in Kevin Williamson’s serial killer pilot

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Pretty much everybody at Fox is now one degree closer to Kevin Bacon.

The actor is near a deal to star in Vampire Diaries showrunner Kevin Williamson’s untitled new drama pilot.

The story is described as a thriller about the complex relationship between a diabolical serial killer and the damaged FBI agent who took him down. After the killer escaped, the… Continue reading Kevin Bacon to star in Kevin Williamson’s serial killer pilot

News Briefs: J.J. Abrams Sells a Pilot to The CW

MORE PILOTS NEWS

… J.J. Abrams is executive producing a pilot for The CW. So what crazy sci-fi mystery will unfurl before our eyes in Shelter? It follows the staff at a New England summer resort as they tend to the needs of the guests! Wait, that’s it? Is the resort a portal to Hell? Are we looking at the guests from another dimension? Is the hotel a giant sentient robot… Continue reading News Briefs: J.J. Abrams Sells a Pilot to The CW

Marc Cherry pilot ordered by ABC: Is ‘Devious Maids’ his next ‘Housewives’?

Mob wives, devious maids and a magical Manhattan are among the pilot ideas just ordered by ABC.

The quartet of one-hour pilot orders include a new drama from Desperate Housewives creator Marc Cherry, a conspiracy thriller from Prison Break creator Paul Scheuring and a mafia drama from Dexter writer Melissa Rosenberg. Here’s the rundown:

GothamLogline: After pursuing a seemingly unsolvable case, a female cop discovers a magical world… Continue reading Marc Cherry pilot ordered by ABC: Is ‘Devious Maids’ his next ‘Housewives’?

‘Green Arrow’ TV series near pilot order at The CW!

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Smallville

fans rejoice! The CW is getting back into the DC Comics universe and edging close to a pilot order for a new series starring the Green Arrow.

For the uninitiated, Green Arrow is sort of Batman meets Robin Hood. He’s hooded archer who creates trick arrows with special functions (explosives, grappling, etc), in addition to rocking a tight green… Continue reading ‘Green Arrow’ TV series near pilot order at The CW!