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Your Complete Guide to Pilots and Straight-to-Series orders

2019 Disney+ Pilots & Series Orders

2019 Disney+ Pilots & Series Orders

6 Pilots
5 Series Orders


LOVE, VICTOR (Ordered straight to series; moved to Hulu)

Victor is a new student at Creekwood High School. On his own journey of self-discovery, he's facing challenges at home, adjusting to a new city and struggling with his sexual orientation. When it all seems too much, he reaches out to Simon to help him navigate the ups and downs of high school. Based on the 2018 movie 'Love, Simon'

Studio 20th Century Fox TV

Team Isaac Aptaker (w, ep), Elizabeth Berger (w, ep), Adam Fishbach (ep), Isaac Klausner (ep), Marty Bowen (ep)

Cast Ana Ortiz, Michael Cimino, Rachel Naomi Hilson, James MArtinez, Isabella Ferreira, MAteo Fernandex, Bebe Wood, George Sear, Anthony Turpel, Mason Gooding

LIZZIE McGUIRE (Not going forward after being ordered straight to series)

Lizzie McGuire is just about to turn 30. She seemingly has it all – her dream job as an assistant to a fancy New York City decorator, her dream guy and a picturesque Brooklyn apartment – but things aren't always as they seem. With a little help from her friends, her loving family and her 13-year-old alter-ego in animated form, Lizzie navigates the ups and downs of adulthood.

Studio Salty Pictures

Team Terri Minsky (ep, sr), . Hilary Duff (ep), Rachel Winte (ep), Ranada Shepard (co-ep)

Cast Hilary Duff, Hallie Todd, Robert Carradine, Jake Thomas


BIG SHOT (Ordered straight to series)

A temperamental college basketball coach gets fired from his job and must take a teaching and coaching job at an elite all-girls private high school.

Studio ABC Studios

Team David E. Kelley (w, ep), Dean Lorey (w, ep), Brad Garrett (ep), Bill D’Elia (ep)

Cast John Stamops, Shiri Appleby, Yvette Nicole Brown, Richard Robichaux, Sophia Mitri Schloss, Nell Verlaque, Tiana Le, Monique Green, Tisha Custodio, Cricket Wampler

DIARY OF A FEMALE PRESIDENT (Ordered straight to series)

Told from the narration of a 12-year-old Cuban-American girl’s diary as she navigates the ups and downs of middle school and her journey to becoming the future president of the United States.

Studio CBS TV Studios/ I Can and I Will Productions

Team Ilana Peña (w, ep), Robin Shorr (ep), Gina Rodriguez (ep)

Cast TBA


Set at East High, it follows a group of students as they countdown to opening night of their school’s first-ever production of 'High School Musical.' Show-mances blossom, friendships are tested while new ones are made, rivalries flare and lives are changed forever as these young people discover the transformative power that only a high school drama club can provide.

Studio Disney Channel

Team Tim Federle (w, ep)

Cast Joshua Bassett, Olivia Rodrigo, Kate Reinders, Sofia Wylie, Matt Cornett, Dara Renee’, Julia Lester, Frankie Rodriguez, Larry Saperstein, Mark St. Cyr

THE MANDALORIAN (Ordered straight to series)

Team Jon Favreau (w, ep), Dave Filoni (ep), Kathleen Kennedy (ep), Colin Wilson (ep), Deborah Chow (d), Rick Famuyiwa (d), Bryce Dallas Howard (d), Taika Waititi (d)

Cast Pedro Pascal, Gina Carano, Nick Nolte, Giancarlo Esposito, Emily Swallow, Carl Weathers, Omid Abtahi, Werner Herzog, Ming-Na Wen



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