Your Complete Guide to Pilots and Straight-to-Series orders
2013 A&E Pilots
OCCULT PASSED ON
STUDIO: ABC Studios/Platinum Dunes
TEAM: Michael Bay (ep), James Wong (w, ep), Andrew Form (ep), Brad Fuller (ep)
LOGLINE: An FBI agent returns from administrative leave after going off the deep end while investigating his wife’s disappearance. Eager to be back on the job, he is paired with an agent with her own complicated backstory who specializes in the occult. Together, they will solve cases for the newly formed occult crimes task force.
CAST: Josh Lucas, Lynn Collins, Agnes Bruckner
THOSE WHO KILL PICKED UP TO SERIES
STUDIO: Imagine Television/Fox21
TEAM: Glen Morgan (w), Brian Grazer (ep), Francie Calfo (ep), Peter Bose (ep), Jonas Allen (ep), Joe Carnahan (d, ep)
LOGLINE: A police detective and forensic profiler possess a deep understanding of the serial killers they hunt. Adaptation of a Danish crime series based on the books by Elsebeth Egholm.
CAST: Chloe Sevigny, James D’Arcy, James Morrison, Kerry O’Malley, Bahar Soomekh, Omid Abtahi
THE MARRIAGE TEST (backdoor pilot)
STUDIO: Ghost Mountain Prods and Bienstock Young Media
TEAM: Jay McGraw (ep), Phil McGraw (ep), Carla Pennington (ep), Eugene Young (ep) Jay Bienstock (ep), Drew Tappon (ep)
LOGLINE: Four couples in troubled relationships agree to live together under one roof for seven days of in-depth counseling to try to save their marriages. At the end of the week, each twosome will have to decide whether recommit and stay together and or break up and go their separate ways.
CAST: Will Craig, Laurie Gerber