STUDIO: Warner Bros. Television/Berlanti Productions
TEAM: Caroline Dries (w, ep), Greg Berlanti (ep), Marcos Siega (d, ep), Sarah Schechter (ep), Geoff Johns (ep)
LOGLINE: 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.
CAST: Ruby Rose, Meagan Tandy, Camrus Johnson, Nicole Kang, Rachel Skarsten, Dougray Scott,
STUDIO: CBS Television Studios
TEAM: Jordon Nardino (w, ep), Damon Wayans Jr. (ep), Michael Rauch (ep), Eva Longoria (d, ep), Kameron Tarlow (co-ep)
LOGLINE: A gender-nonconforming recent high school graduate lands the gig of a lifetime interning at a cosmetics company whose products he panned on YouTube.
CAST: Ben J. Pierce, Brooke Shields, Jade Payton, Pierson Fodé, Peyton List, Susan Santiago
JANE THE NOVELA
STUDIO: CBS Television Studios/Sutton Street Production/I Can and I Will Production/Propagate
TEAM: Valentina Garza (w, ep), Gina Rodriguez (ep), Jennie Snyder Urman (ep), Ben Silverman (ep), Joanna Klein (ep), Emily Gipson (ep), Jorge Granier (ep), Gary Pearl (ep), Brad Silberling (d, ep)
LOGLINE: A telenovela anthology series in the tradition of Jane the Virgin in which each season is based on a different fictional novel “written by” Jane Villanueva and narrated by the author. The first installment takes place at a Napa Valley Vineyard, where family secrets (and family members) don’t stay buried for long.
CAST: Jacqueline Grace Lopez, Hunter Parrish, Remy Hii, Marcia Cross,, Ivonne Coll, Benito Martinez, Holland Roden
STUDIO: CBS Television Studios/Berlanti Productions
TEAM: Robert Aguirre-Sacasa (w, ep), Michael Grassi (w, ep), Greg Berlanti (ep), Sarah Schechter (ep), Jon Goldwater (ep), Maggie Kiley (d)
LOGLINE: Riverdale spinoff follows the lives and loves of four iconic Archie Comics characters — including fashion legend-to-be Katy Keene — as they chase their twentysomething dreams in New York City. Musical dramedy chronicles the origins and struggles of the aspiring artists trying to make it on Broadway, on the runway and in the recording studio.
CAST: Lucy Hale, Ashleigh Murray, Johnny Beauchamp, Julia Chan, Camille Hyde, Lucien Laviscount
THE LOST BOYS
STUDIO: Warner Bros. Television/Spondoolie Productions/Gulfstream Television
TEAM: Heather Mitchell (w, ep), Rob Thomas (ep), Dan Etheridge (ep), Catherine Hardwicke (d), Rebecca Franko (p)
LOGLINE: Welcome to sunny seaside 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 find themselves drawn deeper and deeper into the seductive world of Santa Carla’s eternally beautiful and youthful undead. Based on the 1987 Warner Bros movie.
CAST: Tyler Posey, Kiele Sanchez, Medalion Rahimi, Dakota Shapiro, Sarah Hay, Cheyenne Haynes, Haley Tju, Rio Mangini, Del Zamora
UNTITLED NANCY DREW PROJECT
STUDIO: CBS Television Studios/Fake Empire
TEAM: Noga Landau (w, ep), Josh Schwartz (w, ep), Stephanie Savage (w, ep), Melinda Hsu Taylor (ep, sr), Larry Teng (d), Lis Rowinski (co-ep)
LOGLINE: 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.
CAST: Kennedy McCann, Freddie Prinze Jr., Leah Lewis, Tunji Kasim, Maddison Jaizani, Alex Saxon, Alvina August