Ordered straight to series; 10 episodes
STUDIO: A+E Studios/IM Global Television
TEAM: Jamie Denbo (w, ep), Jenji Kohan (ep), Tara Herrmann (ep)
LOGLINE: Amanda is an Upper East Side socialite who runs away from her own dream wedding when she realizes that the life she thought she wanted actually wasn’t right after all. When she stumbles upon a Renaissance Faire, she experiences an unexpected awakening, leading her to leave everything she thought she cared about behind. While at the Faire, Amanda quickly develops new friendships, rivalries and romance that opens her eyes to new beginnings.
CAST: Georgia Flood, Lucas Neff, Seana Kofoed, Rory O’Malley, Mary Hollis Inboden
Ordered straight to series
STUDIO: Berlanti Productions
TEAM: Greg Berlanti (w, ep), Sera Gamble (w, ep), Sarah Schechte (ep), Leslie Morgenstein (ep), Gina Girolamo (ep)
LOGLINE: A 21st century love story that asks, “What would you do for love?” When a brilliant bookstore manager crosses paths with an aspiring writer, his answer becomes clear: anything. Using the Internet and social media as his tools to gather the most intimate of details and get close to her, a charming and awkward crush quickly becomes obsession as he quietly and strategically removes every obstacle – and person – in his way.
CAST: Penn Badgley, Elizabeth Lail, Shay Mitchell, Zach Cherry, Luca Padovan, Hari Nef, Daniel Cosgrove, Nicole Kang