Genre: Superhero Fantasy
Description: Armed with a passion for social justice and a flair for speaking her mind, Kate Kane soars onto the streets of Gotham as Batwoman, an out lesbian and highly trained street fighter primed to snuff out the failing city’s criminal resurgence. But don’t call her a hero yet. In a city desperate for a savior, Kate must overcome her own demons before embracing the call to be Gotham’s symbol of hope.
Series Creator: Caroline Dries.
Pilot Director: Marcos Siegas.
Description: A gender non-conforming recent high school graduate lands the gig of a lifetime interning at a cosmetics company whose products he panned on YouTube, at the side of its founder and CEO, Madolyn. But not everyone is happy to have ab fab Marco Mejia there, and they are doing everything they can to take him down. On his own for the first time, this is Marco’s chance to live, love and grow to understand what it really means to be queer.Read the Pilot Script Review
Series Creator: Jordon Nardino.
Pilot Director: Eva Longoria.
Studios: CBS Television Studios, Two Shakes.
Genre: Soap and Anthology
Description: Envisioned as a soapy, telenovela-inspired anthology series in the tradition of Jane the Virgin, where each season is based on a different fictional novel “written by” Jane Villanueva and narrated by the author herself. The first installment takes place at a Napa Valley Vineyard, where family secrets (and family members) don’t stay buried for long.Read the Pilot Script Review
Series Creator: Valentina Garza.
Pilot Director: Brad Silberling.
Studios: CBS Television Studios.
Genre: Musical Soap
Description: The lives and loves of four iconic Archie Comics characters — including fashion legend-to-be Katy Keene — as they chase their twenty-something dreams in New York City. This musical dramedy chronicles the origins and struggles of four aspiring artists trying to make it on Broadway, on the runway and in the recording studio.Read the Pilot Script Review
Series Creator: Robert Aguirre-Sacasa, Michael Grassi.
Based on: Archie Comics
Producers: Greg Berlanti.
Studios: Warner Bros. TV, Berlanti Productions.
Description: Welcome to sunny Santa Carla, home to a beautiful boardwalk, all the cotton candy you can eat… and a secret underworld of vampires. After the sudden death of their father, two brothers move to Santa Carla with their mother, who hopes to start anew in the town where she grew up. But the brothers soon find themselves drawn deeper and deeper into the seductive world of Santa Carla’s eternally beautiful and youthful undead.Read the Pilot Script Review
Pilot Cast: Tyler Posey, Kiele Sanchez, Medalion Rahimi, Rio Mangini, Dakota Shapiro, Sarah Hay, Cheyenne Haynes, Del Zamora.
Series Creator: Heather Mitchell.
Based on: The feature film from Warner Bros. Pictures
Pilot Director: Catherine Hardwicke.
Studios: Warner Bros. TV, Gulfstream Television, Spondoolie Productions.
Genre: Detective Horror Drama
Description: Set in the summer after her high school graduation, 18-year-old Nancy Drew thought she’d be leaving her hometown for college, but when a family tragedy holds her back another year, she finds herself embroiled in a ghostly murder investigation — and along the way, uncovers secrets that run deeper than she ever imagined. When Nancy ends up a suspect in a murder, it rekindles her love for detective work, even though the clues lead her to believe that a long-dead local girl may be the killer.Read the Pilot Script Review
Based on: Nancy Drew book series
Pilot Director: Larry Teng.
Studios: CBS Television Studios, Fake Empire.