Your Complete Guide to Pilots and Straight-to-Series orders
2017 FX & FXX Pilots
COMPLIANCE (single camera) STUDIO: FX Productions TEAM: Sarah Burgess (w, ep), Scott Rudin (ep), Garrett Basch (ep) Eli Bush (ep) LOGLINE: Under wraps but said to center on a private-equity manager and his government-appointed compliance monitor.
SINGULARITY STUDIO: FX Productions TEAM: Sonny Lee (w, ep), Seth Rogen (ep), Evan Goldberg (ep) LOGLINE: Set in a future when artificial intelligence greatly surpasses human intelligence, resulting in profound changes to our society. CAST: Damon Wayans Jr., Amanda Lund, Langston Kerman
UNTITLED GILLIAN ROBESPIERRE/ELISABETH HOLM STUDIO: FX Productions/A24 Films TEAM: Gillian Robespierre (w, d, ep), Elisabeth Holm (w, ep), Ravi Nandan (ep), John Hodges (ep) LOGLINE: An honest comedy exploring the adult female friendship of two creative partners as they embark on a cross-country road trip. Gutsy born-and-raised New Yorkers, Lou and Viv discover each other in their 30s, make a movie together and jump into the great unknown of their next project. They find strength and vulnerability in each other, learning how to have a fight and somehow still get back in the car. It’s like Thelma and Louise — but nobody dies. CAST: Jenny Slate, Ari Graynor
UNTITLED LOUIS C.K./ALBERT BROOKS (animated) STUDIO: FX Productions/Pig Newton TEAM: Louis C.K. (w, ep), Albert Brooks (w, ep) LOGLINE: About cops. CAST: Louis C.K., Albert Brooks
MAYANS MC Picked up to series; 10 episodes STUDIO: FX Productions/Fox 21 Television Studios TEAM: Kurt Sutter (w, ep), Elgin James (co-ep), Norberto Barba (d, ep) LOGLINE:Sons of Anarchy spinoff focuses on the struggles of EZ Reyes, a prospect in the Mayan MC charter on the California/Mexico border. CAST: JD Pardo, Edward James Olmos, Michael Irby, Antonio Jaramillo, Jacqueline Obradors, Sarah Bolger, John Ortiz, Clayton Cardenas, Richard Cabral, Andrea Londo, Raoul Trujillo
UNTITILED MARVEL’S DEADPOOL (animated) STUDIO: Marvel Television/FX Productions/ABC Signature Studios TEAM: Donald Glover (w, ep, sr), Stephen Glover (w, ep, sr), Jeph Loeb (ep), Jim Chory (ep) LOGLINE: Aniimated adult action-comedy adaptation of the Marvel character Deadpool.