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

2022 NBC Pilots & Series Orders

2022 NBC Pilots & Series Orders

5 Pilots
2 Series Orders


FOUND (Picked up to series)

In any given year, more than 600,000 people are reported missing in the U.S. More than half that number are people of color that the country seems to forget about. A public relations specialist — who was once herself one of those forgotten ones — and her crisis management team now make sure there is always someone looking out for the forgotten missing people. But unbeknownst to anyone, this everyday hero is hiding a chilling secret of her own.

Studio Berlanti Productions/Rock My Soul Productions/Warner Bros. Television

Team Nkechi Okoro Carroll (w, ep, sr), Sonay Hoffman (ep, sr), Greg Berlanti (ep), Sarah Schechter (ep), David Madden (ep), Lindsay Dunn (ep), Shanola Hampton (ep)

Cast Shanola Hampton, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, rett Dalton, Gabrielle Walsh, Arlen Escarpeta, Karan Oberoi, Kelli Williams


Special Agent Alexander McCoy is a legend in law enforcement, the agent we all hope is out there, the agent we’d all like to be. The only issue is … he doesn’t actually exist. He’s a ghost, a phantom. So what happens when a man claiming to be Alexander McCoy walks through the door with all of his skills and knowledge, but with an agenda nobody will see coming.

Studio Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, Georgaris, Inc., Davis Entertainment

Team Dean Georgaris (w, ep), John Fox (co-creator), John Davis (ep)

Cast Matt Passmore, Floriana Lima, Dave Annable


Alec Baker, a world-renowned professor of behavioral science, lends his expertise to an array of high-stakes cases involving governments, law enforcement and corporations with his unique and unexpected approach to understanding human behavior. Inspired by Dan Ariely’s novel 'Predictably Irrational.'

Studio Universal Television

Team Arika Mittman (w, ep), Mark Goffman (ep), Sam Baum (ep), David Frankel (d, ep), Jesse L. Martin (p), Dan Ariely (consultant)

Cast Jesse L. Martin, Maahra Hill, Travina Springer, Molly Kunz, Arash DeMaxi

UNBROKEN (working title)

Three dynastic ranch families on the central coast of California make love and war in a passionate struggle to survive, ultimately setting the stage for a group of fiercely determined young women to win big for all at the National Championship of Rodeo.

Studio Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group

Team Shaun Cassidy (w, ep), Bronwen Hughes (d, ep)

Cast Scott Bakula, Anna Wood, Oluniké Adeliyi, Amanda Payton, Delon de Metz, Jacqueline Obradors, Jon Beavers, Ruth Righi

QUANTUM LEAP (Picked up to series)

It’s been 30 years since Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished. Now a new team has been assembled to restart the project in the hopes of understanding the mysteries behind the machine and the man who created it.

Studio Universal Television

Team Steven Lilien (w, ep), Bryan Wynbrandt (w, ep), Don Bellisario (ep), Deborah Pratt (ep), Martin Gero (ep)

Cast Raymond Lee, Ernie Hudson, Caitlin Bassett, Mason Alexander, Nanrisa Lee


Chronicles the epic love and lives of two complete strangers whose multiple run-ins begin to defy coincidence and lead both to believe in fate. This show breaks the mold by pairing a serialized, stand-up-and-cheer romantic comedy with the wildly diverse and often unexpected human stories of anyone who finds themselves six degrees from Adam and Eva.

Studio Universal Television

Team Mike Daniels (w, ep), David Janollari (ep), Rob Golenberg (ep), Alon Aranya (ep), Robert Alberdingk Thijm (ep), Norbert ter Hall (ep), Chris Markey (sp), Stephanie Laing (d, ep)

Cast Ben Rappaport, Alexandra Chando


HUNGRY (Not going forward; single camera)

Friends who belong to a food issues group help each other as they look for love, success and the perfect thing in the fridge that’s going to make it all better.

Studio Universal Television/Hazy Mills/SB Projects

Team Suzanne Martin (w, ep), Demi Lovato (ep), Sean Hayes (ep), Todd Milliner (ep), Scooter Braun (ep), Scott Manson (ep), James Shin (ep), James Burrows (d)

Cast Ariel Winter, Anna Akana, Alex Brightman, Ashley D. Kelley, Jay Klaitz, Rory O'Malley, Valerie Bertinelli, Christian Magby, Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias, Ryan McPartlin

LOPEZ VS. LOPEZ (Picked up to series; multi-camera)

A working-class family comedy about dysfunction, reconnection and all the pain and joy in between.

Studio Universal Television

Team Debby Wolfe (w, ep), Bruce Helford (w, ep), Katie Newman (ep), Michael Rotenberg (ep), George Lopez (ep), Mayan Lopez (p)

Cast George Lopez, Mayan Lopez, Selenis Leyva, Brice Gonzalez, Matt Shively, Laci Mosley (recurring) and Kiran Deol (recurring)



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