Your Complete Guide to Pilots and Straight-to-Series orders
2014 Cinemax Pilots
BLANCO STUDIO: Fox TV Studios and Lakeshore Entertainment TEAM: Juan Carlos Fresnadillo (d, ep), Mark Rosner (w, ep), Gary Lucchesi (ep), Tom Rosenberg (ep)
LOGLINE: An uptown gangster, nicknamed Blanco for being a light-skinned Dominican, uses his status as a confidential informant to turn the tables on law enforcement and build his criminal empire.
CAST: Shiloh Fernandez, Franka Potente, Amaury Nolasco, Elizabeth Rodriguez
OUTCAST STUDIO: Fox International Channels
TEAM: Robert Kirkman (w, ep), Chris Black (ep), David Alpert (ep), Sharon Tal Yguado (ep), Sue Naegle (ep), Adam Wingard (d)
LOGLINE: A young man plagued by possession since he was a child sets out to seek answers, only to uncover something that could end all life on Earth as we know it.
CAST: Patrick Fugit, Philip Glenister, Gabriel Bateman, Reg E. Cathey, Julia Crockett, Wrenn Schmidt, Kip Pardue
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STUDIO: Anonymous Content/HBO Entertainment
TEAM: Graham Gordy (w, ep), Max Allan Collins (w, ep), Michael D. Fuller (w, ep), Greg Yaitanes (d, ep), Steve Golin (ep), Matt DeRoss (ep), David Kanter (ep), Ken Levin (ep), Jennifer Schuur (w)
LOGLINE: Mac Conway is a Marine who returns home to Memphis from Vietnam in 1972 and finds himself shunned by those he loves and demonized by the public. As he struggles to cope with his experiences at war, Conway is drawn into a network of killing and corruption that spans the length of the Mississippi River.
CAST: Logan Marshall-Green, Jodi Balfour, Peter Mullan, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Damon Herriman, Jamie Hector, Edoardo Ballerini, Skipp Sudduth.