CBS Picks 3 Drama Pilots for Series, Passes on Comedy Pilots – Deadline

CBS She gave chain orders to three of her five pilots in the drama, Max Thieriot country of fire (jax) Cal Fire); East New York, titled Amanda Warren and Jimmy Smits; And So help me Todd (fka Untitled Mother & Son Legal Drama), starring Marcia Gay Harden and Skylar Astin. CBS doesn’t comment any further, but I hear that all three series are for fall.

true lies, was ordered as an off-course pilot, and a serial order, possibly mid-season, has also been rumored. I heard that negotiations between CBS and 20th Television are going on, and the project is still alive.

Won’t Go Ahead, Remaining CBS Drama Pilot, first edition, A reimagining of the Kyle Chandler series that calmed down, plus all of the CBS pilots/comedies. This year, the network has handed over all requests for presentations for comedy projects to its studio, CBS Studios (The Hug Machine, Somper’s Companion, Unplanned in Akron), while the only comics from an outside studio, Warner Bros. TV’s Rust Bell News, He was a complete pilot.

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I heard the CBS brass were very pleased with their crop of dramatic pilots this season, considered one of the strongest in years, while the group of comedic pilots didn’t produce any fame.

With CBS also canceling three current sitcoms – United States of AlAnd b positive And How do we get aroundThe network will have the fewest half-hour series on the schedule in an instant. Five years ago CBS scaled back its two-hour Monday comedy repertoire to one hour, most recently consisting of Neighborhood And Bob Hearts Abishola. CBS may now do the same with Thursday’s two-hour block.

I hear So help me Toddwho has comedic overtones, may join the 8 p.m. comedy team lineup, which is based on Major Young Sheldon It may have a strong punch ghosts.

2022 CBS Pilots & Series Orders

So help me Todd It was one of the Cinderella stories for the 2022 broadcast season. It took a hit early on when the heroine was recast, with Marcia Jay Harden replacing Geena Davis versus Skylar Astin, the pilot stuck there in the middle of the set and having a big ending with solid test results, I’ve heard.

Here are details about the newly selected CBS script series:

East New York

EPs/W: William Finkelstein, Mike Flynn
EP/D: Michael M. Robin (Skyemac Productions)
EPs: Kristen Holder, Mark Holder (Wonder Street)
Posted in EP: Andrew Maher (Skyemac)
Studio: Warner Bros. TV
LOGLINE: Regina Haywood is a newly promoted deputy inspector in eastern New York, a working-class neighborhood on the edge of Brooklyn. She leads a diverse group of officers and detectives, some of whom are reluctant to propagate her creative methods of service and protection amidst social upheaval and the early seeds of gentrification.
Cast: Amanda Warren, Kevin Rankin, Jimmy Smits, Robin Santiago Hudson, Richard Kind, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Lavel Shelly, Olivia Locardi

country of fire (Formerly known as “Cal Fire”)

country of fire

Bettina Strauss/CBS

EPs / Teleplay By / Story By: Tony Phelan and Joanne Ratter
EP/Story By: Max Terriott
EP/D: James Strong (pilot only)
EP: David Gray
EPs: Jerry Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman, KristieAnne Reed (Jerry Bruckheimer TV)
STUDIO: CBS Studios
LOGLINE: Seeking redemption and a short prison sentence, young convict Bud Donovan joins a firefighting program that takes him back to his small Northern California hometown, where he and other inmates work alongside elite firefighters to extinguish wildfires across the region. Inspired by Max Thieriot’s experiences growing up in the Northern California wildfires.
Cast: Max Terriott, Billy Burke, Kevin Alejandro, Diane Farr, Stephanie Arcela, Jordan Calloway, Jules Latimer

So help me today (Formerly known as “The Untitled Mother/Son Legal Drama”)

LR: Marcia Gay Harden, Skylar Astin
CBS

EP / Author: Scott Prendergast
EPs/Showrunners: Liz Krueger, Craig Shapiro
EP/D: Amy York Robin (pilot only)
EPs: Dr. Phil McGraw, Jay McGraw, Julia Eisenman (stage production 29)
STUDIO: CBS Studios
LOGLINE: Despite their opposing personalities, the talented but directionless principal investigator who is his family’s Black Sheep reluctantly agrees to work as an internal investigator for his overbearing mother, a successful attorney suffering from a recent dissolution.
Cast: Marcia Gay Harden, Skylar Astin, Madeline Wise, Tristen J. Winger, Inga Schlingmann, Rosa Arredondo