Your Complete Guide to Pilots and Straight-to-Series orders
2014 E! Pilots
TEAM: Joel McHale (ep), , Jason Burns (ep), KP Anderson (ep), Michael Kosta (co-ep)
LOGLINE: Show focuses on deconstructing the often snarky comments on popular websites.
CAST: Michael Kosta
THE ROYALS PICKED UP TO SERIES
STUDIO: Lionsgate TV
TEAM: Mark Schwahn (w) Brian Robbins, Joe Davola
LOGLINE: Framed by Shakespeare’s Hamlet, it’s described as a tale of the men and women of a fictional royal family informed by the regal opulence of the British monarchy who are corrupted by power, wealth and desire.
CAST: Elizabeth Hurley, William Moseley, Tom Austen, Haley Lu Richardson, Alexandra Park, Vincent Regan, Jim Paddock, Merritt Patterson
SONGBYRD PASSED ON
STUDIO: Universal TV and Universal Cable Prods
TEAM: Krista Vernoff (w, ep), Craig Zadan (ep), Neil Meron (ep), Andrew McCarthy (d)
LOGLINE: A writer of hit love songs employs a small staff, including her sister, to enable and manage her eccentric yet wildly successful process. But when her ex-fiance reveals himself to be less than the man she remembers, she realizes that she can no longer live in the past and must find a new, true inspiration for her sake and those around her.
CAST: Bethany Joy Lenz, Rumer Willis, Robert Hoffman, Eion Macken, Wes Brown