Comedy

AVENUE5 (working title)
STUDIO: HBO
TEAM: Armando Iannucci (w, ep)
LOGLINE: Under wraps but set in the future, mostly in space.

CAMPING
Ordered straight to series; eight episodes

STUDIO: HBO
TEAM: Lena Dunham (w, ep, sr), Jenni Konner (w, ep, sr), Julia Davis (ep), Christine Langan (ep), Ilene S. Landress (ep)
LOGLINE: Walt’s 45th birthday was supposed to be a delightful weekend back to nature, at least according to his obsessively organized and aggressively controlling wife Kathryn. But when the camping trip gathers Kathryn’s meek sister, holier-than-thou ex-best friend and a free-spirited Tagalong in one place, it becomes a weekend of tested marriages and woman-on-woman crime that won’t soon be forgotten. Plus, bears.
CAST: Jennifer Garner

Drama

DEMIMONDE
Ordered straight to series
STUDIO: Warner Bros. TV/Bad Robot Productions
TEAM: J.J. Abrams (w, ep), Ben Stephenson (ep)
LOGLINE: Epic and intimate sci-fi fantasy drama previously have described as revolving around a world’s battle against a monstrous, oppressive force.

WATCHMEN
STUDIO: Warner Bros. TV
TEAM: Damon Lindelof (ep), Nicole Kassell (d, ep)
LOGLINE: The dark satirical and dystopian take on the superhero genre is set in an alternate history in the year 1985 at the height of the Cold War between the U.S. and Soviet Union. It revolves around a group of mostly retired American superheroes who investigate the murder of one of their own and in the process uncover a conspiracy that could change the course of history as we know it.