Description: A murder mystery comedy set at a high school reunion afterparty. Each of the eight episodes will feature a retelling of the same night told through a different character’s perspective, each with its own unique visual format and film genre to match the teller’s personality.
Genre: Period and fantasy
Description: Newly widowed Cora, having being released from an abusive marriage, relocates from Victorian London to the small village of Aldwinter in Essex, intrigued by a local superstition that a mythical creature known as the Essex Serpent has returned to the area.
Pilot Cast: Keira Knightley.
Series Creator: Anna Symon.
Based on: Sarah Perry’s novel
Pilot Director: Clio Barnard.
Studios: See-Saw Films.
Description: The first five days in a New Orleans hospital after Hurricane Katrina made landfall. When the floodwaters rose, the power failed and the heat climbed, exhausted caregivers were forced to make life-and-death decisions that haunted them for years to come.
Based on: the acclaimed nonfiction book by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Sheri Fink
Pilot Director: John Ridley.
Studios: ABC Signature.
Description: A former addict decides to make a new start after the death of her beloved mother, with whom she lived in the small desert town of Yucca Valley, California, and makes a life-changing decision to become a private investigator.
Pilot Cast: Patricia Arquette.
Series Creator: Nancy Fichman, Katie Ford, Jennifer Hoppe.
Pilot Director: Ben Stiller.
Studios: Apple Studios, Red Hour Productions.
Description: Set in a 1980s Southern California beach communit. A woman struggling in her life as a quietly tortured housewife finds an unconventional path to power through an unlikely source: the world of aerobics.
Pilot Cast: Rose Byrne.
Series Creator: Annie Weisman.
Studios: Tomorrow Studios.
Description: A pair of former best friends who met in their youth reconnect as adults and try to mend the rift that led to their falling out. As their friendship becomes more consuming, it destabilizes their lives and causes them to reevaluate their choices.
Pilot Director: Nick Stoller.
Producers: Nick Stoller, Conor Welch.
Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Stoller Global Solutions.
Genre: Thriller and Sci-fi
Description: A Depression-era drifter must murder the “shining girls” in order to continue his travels.
Pilot Cast: Elisabeth Moss.
Series Creator: Silka Luisa.
Based on: Lauren Beukes’ 2013 best-selling novel
Studios: Love & Squalor Pictures, Appian Way.
Description: The bizarre relationship between psychiatrist to the stars Dr. Isaac “Ike” Herschkopf and his longtime patient Martin “Marty” Markowitz. Over the course of their relationship, the all-too-charming Ike slowly takes over Marty’s life, even moving into Marty’s Hamptons home and taking over his family business. The series explores how a seemingly normal doctor-patient dynamic morphs into an unprecedentedly exploitative relationship filled with manipulation, power grabs, and dysfunction at its finest.
Series Creator: Georgia Pritchett.
Based on: true events
Pilot Director: Michael Showalter.
Studios: MRC Television, Gloria Sanchez Productions, Showalter Semi-Formal Productions, Bloomberg Media.
Description: Twenty-one year-old Leo’s abduction from a large, upmarket hotel in central New York is captured on video and goes viral. Swiftly, four British citizens staying at the hotel become the prime suspects. But are they guilty of anymore than being in the wrong place at the wrong time?
Series Creator: Rob Williams.
Based on: Israeli drama False Flag
Pilot Director: Chris Long.
Studios: Keshet Studios.
Genre: Sports and Coming-of-age
Description: The world of youth basketball, and the players, their families and coaches who walk the fine line between dreams and ambition, and opportunism and corruption.
Pilot Cast: O'Shea Jackson Jr., Reggie Rock Bythewood.
Series Creator: Reggie Rock Bythewood.
Based on: Kevin Durant’s youth basketball experiences
Pilot Director: Reggie Rock Bythewood.
Description: The incredible life-story of the Hollywood glamour girl, played by Gadot, spanning 30 years from Hedy’s daring escape from pre-war Vienna to her meteoric rise in the Golden Age of Hollywood to her fall and eventual disgrace at the dawn of the Cold War. An epic tale of an immigrant woman both ahead of her time and very much victim to it.
Pilot Cast: Gal Gadot.
Series Creator: Sarah Treem.
Studios: Endeavor Content.
Genre: police and thriller
Description: A frustrated Canadian detective who takes on a decades-old cold case in hopes of winning a confession and becoming a hero. The case quickly spirals out of control when the undercover cop attempts an elaborate sting… adding playacting cops, taxpayer resources, and an unexpected friendship with the peculiar target.
Series Creator: Adam Perlman.
Based on: true events and Michael Lista’s Toronto Life article “The Sting”
Studios: Team Downey.
Genre: Anthologic Fantasy Drama
Description: This is a remake of the 1985-87 NBC anthology series.
Genre: Crime Drama
Description: A father deals with the accusation that his 14-year-old son is a murderer.
Series Creator: Mark Brombeck.
Based on: William Landay's Novel
Pilot Director: Morten Tyldum.
Producers: Chris Evans, Mark Brombeck, Morten Tyldum.
Studios: Paramount Television , Anonymous Content.
Description: Set during Emily Dickinson’s era with a modern sensibility and tone, it takes viewers into her 19th century world, audaciously exploring the constraints of society, gender and family from the perspective of a budding writer who doesn’t fit in to her own time through her imaginative point of view.
Series Creator: Alena Smith.
Genre: Anthology Drama
Description: Inspired by true stories in Epic magazine, this series is about a small, collective portrait of America’s immigrants — and thereby a portrait of America itself.
Series Creator: Lee Eisenberg.
Studios: Universal Television.
Genre: Sci-Fi Drama
Description: This series explores what would have happened if the global space race had never ended.
Series Creator: Ronald D. Moore, Matt Wolpert, Ben Nedivi.
Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Tall Ship Productions.
Genre: Sci-Fi Drama
Description: This chronicles the thousand-year saga of The Foundation, a band of exiles who discover that the only way to save the Galactic Empire from destruction is to defy it.
Series Creator: David S. Goyer.
Based on: Isaac Asimov's novel
Pilot Director: Rupert Sanders.
Studios: Skydance Television.
Description: When a ghost haunts a neighborhood bookstore and starts releasing fictional characters into the real world, four kids must team up to solve an exciting mystery surrounding the ghost’s unfinished business. Armed with secret messages only they can see, the young heroes chase down the truth — and become friends in the process.
Series Creator: Luke Matheny.
Based on: Sesame Workshop’s 1990s kids series
Producers: J.J. Johnson, Christin Simms, Andrew Orenstein, Luke Matheny.
Genre: Crime Drama
Description: Inspired by the real-life story of Hilde Lysiak, a young girl moves from Brooklyn to the small lakeside town her father left behind. While there, her dogged pursuit of the truth leads her to unearth a cold case that everyone in town, including her own father, tried hard to bury.
Studios: Anonymous Content, Paramount Television .
Genre: Sci-Fi Drama
Description: An alien invasion through multiple perspectives around the world.
Pilot Director: Jakob Verbruggen.
Studios: Genre Films, Platform One Media.
Genre: Spy Drama
Description: This series highlights the real-life experiences of CIA undercover operative Amaryllis Fox. It is a provocative and contemporary look at a young woman’s journey in the CIA, told through the prism of her closest relationships.
Pilot Cast: Brie Larson.
Series Creator: Megan Martin.
Based on: Amaryllis Fox's memoir - Undercover: Coming of Age in the CIA
Studios: 51 Entertainment.
Description: Two years after the death of her husband, a series of events causes Lisey to begin facing certain realities about her husband that she had repressed and forgotten.
Series Creator: Stephen King.
Based on: Stephen King's bestselling 2006 novel.
Pilot Director: Pablo Larraín.
Genre: Musical Dramedy
Description: A love letter to the diverse musicality of New York, the series explores the universal journey of finding your authentic voice in your early 20s. A fresh, intensely romantic tale of the search to find your true voice — and then having the courage to use it.
Pilot Director: Jessie Nelson.
Genre: War and Historical
Description: The story of the American bomber boys in WWII who brought the war to Hitler’s doorstep.
Series Creator: John Orloff, Graham Yost.
Based on: the Donald L. Miller book Masters of the Air: America’s Bomber Boys Who Fought the Air War Against Nazi Germany
Pilot Director: John Orloff.
Description: An inside look at the lives of the people who help America wake up in the morning, exploring the unique challenges faced by the women (and men) who carry out this daily televised ritual.
Series Creator: Kerry Ehrin.
Pilot Director: Mimi Leder.
Studios: Media Res.
Description: About an idealist who uproots his family to Latin.
Based on: the 1981 novel The Mosquito Coast by Justin’s uncle, Paul Theroux.
Pilot Director: Rupert Wyatt.
Studios: FremantleMantle Media International, Veritas Entertainment Group.
Genre: Drama Limited
Description: This series follows an extraordinary group of women who supported a patient as she waited for a second life-saving heart transplant.
Pilot Cast: Jennifer Garner, Karen Croner.
Based on: Amy Silverstein's memoir
Description: Set in a video game development studio, this show explores the intricacies of the human condition through hilarious and innovative ways.
Producers: Jason Altman, Danielle Kreinik.
Studios: RCG Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment, Ubisoft Entertainment.
Description: This series follows the hopes and dreams of four generations of a Korean immigrant family. The story begins with a forbidden romance and crescendos into a sweeping saga that journeys between Korea, Japan, and America.
Series Creator: Soo Hugh.
Based on: Min Jin Lee's Novel
Studios: Media Res.
Description: Set in a a future when the human race has lost the sense of sight, and society has had to find new ways to interact, to build, to hunt, to survive. All of that is challenged when a set of twins with sight is born.
Series Creator: Steven Knight.
Pilot Director: Francis Lawrence.
Studios: Chernin Entertainment, Endeavor Content.
Genre: Mystery Horror Drama / Psychological Thriller
Description: Young married couple Dorothy and Sean Turner have hired inexperienced nanny Leanne Grayson to help care for their newborn baby. However, there's an unspoken secret surrounding this child.Read the Pilot Script Review
Series Creator: Tony Basgallop.
Pilot Director: M. Night Shyamalan.
Studios: Blinding Edge Pictures, Escape Artists.
Genre: Thriller and Workplace
Description: At Lumen Industries, a company that’s looking to take work-life balance to a new level, Mark, an employee with a dark past, is trying to put himself back together.
Series Creator: Dan Erickson.
Pilot Director: Dan Erickson, Ben Stiller, Nicky Weinstock, Chris Black.
Studios: Endeavor Content, Red Hour Productions.
Genre: adventure and thriller
Description: The story of Lin, a man on the run from an Australian prison looking to get lost in the teeming city of Bombay. Cut off from family and friends by distance and fate, he finds a new life in the slums, bars and underworld of India.
Pilot Cast: Charlie Hunnam.
Series Creator: Eric Warren Singer.
Based on: Gregory David Roberts’ best-selling novel
Pilot Director: Justin Kurzel.
Producers: Dave Erickson, Eric Warren Singer, Justin Kurzel, Nicole Clemens, Steve Golin.
Studios: Anonymous Content, Paramount TV.
Genre: Spy and Thriller
Description: Jackson Lamb, a brilliant but irascible leader of a group of spies, ends up in MI5’s Slough House, having been exiled from the mainstream for their mistakes.
Pilot Cast: Gary Oldman.
Series Creator: Will Smith_(writer).
Based on: Mick Herron’s spy novels
Studios: See-Saw Films.
Description: Ted Lasso, an idealistic — and clueless — all-American football coach is hired to manage an English football club — despite having no soccer coaching experience at all.
Pilot Cast: Jason Sudeikis.
Based on: on the popular Coach Ted Lasso character Sudeikis played in NBC Sports videos
Studios: Doozer Productions, Warner Bros. TV.
Description: This unique glimpse into America’s obsession with true-crime podcasts challenges its viewers to consider the consequences when the pursuit of justice is placed on a public stage.
Series Creator: Nichelle Tramble Spellman.
Description: Two elderly Vietnam vets and best friends find their monotonous lives upended when a woman they both loved 50 years ago is killed in an accident. Their lifelong regrets and secrets collide with their resentment of today’s self-absorbed millennials, and an act of self-defense snowballs into a tragic series of events.
Pilot Cast: Richard Gere.
Based on: The Israeli series Nevelot