A Comprehensive Guide To Quibi Original Content

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Quibi will launch on April 6th. There will be a two-tier pricing system: $4.99 monthly for an ad-supported version of the service and $7.99 for a version with no ads. Users who sign up before launch will get a 90-day free trial. The service is made to be viewed only on mobile devices and can be viewed in either horizontal or vertical video, with the user able to shift to one or the other within the same video. Content is filmed specifically for the format and broken into “chapters” of eight or ten minutes each. New shows will premiere every other week, while one new episode will release every day.

(Note: Unscripted shows are excluded from this list.)

Dated:

Flipped

Premiere Date: April 6th.

Director(s): Ryan Case (all episodes).

Writer(s): Damon Jones (co-creator, all episodes), Steve Mallory (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: Will Forte (Jann Melfi), Kaitlin Olson (Cricket Melfi), Andy Garcia, Eva Longoria, Arturo Castro.

Synopsis: The series centers around chronically underemployed couple Jann (Forte) and Cricket Melfi (Olson), self-proclaimed home renovation “experts” who are more than confident they are television’s next great home design celebrity duo. But, the clueless pair’s dreams of basic cable fame and glory are derailed when they get themselves kidnapped by members of a drug cartel, (Garcia, Longoria, and Castro) and are forced to renovate their sprawling homes.

Most Dangerous Game

Premiere Date: April 6th.

Director(s): Phil Abraham (101-112).

Writer(s): Nick Santora (creator, 101-112).

Starring: Liam Hemsworth (Dodge Maynard), Christoph Waltz (Miles Sellers), Sarah Gadon (Valerie Maynard), Natasha Liu Bordizzo, Billy Burke, Aaron Poole, Christopher Webster.

Synopsis: Dodge Maynard (Hemsworth), desperate to take care of his pregnant wife (Gadon) before a terminal illness can take his life, accepts an offer to participate in a deadly game where he soon discovers that he’s not the hunter… but the prey. The action-thriller series explores the limits of how far someone would go to fight for their life and their family. Let the games begin.

Survive

Premiere Date: April 6th.

Director(s): Mark Pellington (all episodes).

Writer(s): Richard Abate (co-creator, all episodes), Jeremy Ungar (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: Sophie Turner (Jane), Corey Hawkins (Paul).

Synopsis: The thriller series follows Jane (Turner) whose plane crashes on a remote snow-covered mountain and she, along with Paul (Hawkins), the only remaining survivor must pull themselves out of the wreckage and fight for their lives. Together they embark on a harrowing journey out of the wilderness, battling brutal conditions and personal traumas.

When the Street Lights Go On

Premiere Date: April 6th.

Director(s): Rebecca Thomas (all episodes).

Writer(s): Chris Hutton (co-creator, all episodes), Eddie O’Keefe (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: Queen Latifah (Det. Grasso), Chosen Jacobs (Charlie), Sophie Thatcher (Becky), Sam Strike (Casper), Mark Duplass (Mr. Carpenter), Tony Hale (Mr. Bouque).

Synopsis: The coming-of-age murder mystery series is set after the murder of a beautiful young girl rocks a suburban community, where the victim’s sister and her high school peers must struggle to find a sense of normalcy while coming of age in the midst of the murder investigation.

50 States of Fright

Premiere Date: April 13th.

Director(s): Sam Raimi, Scott Beck, Bryan Woods, Yoko Okumura, Isa Mazzei, Daniel Goldhaber, Cate Devaney, Ryan Spindell, Adam Schindler, Brian Netto, Alejandro Brugués, Eduardo Sánchez.

Writer(s): Sam Raimi, Ivan Raimi, Scott Beck, Bryan Woods, Sarah Conradt-Kroehler, Mae Catt, Isa Mazzei, Daniel Goldhaber, Cate Devaney, Greg Hale, Ryan Spindell, Adam Schindler, Brian Netto, Alejandro Brugués, Eduardo Sánchez.

Starring: Rachel Brosnahan, Travis Fimmel, Christina Ricci, Jacob Batalon, Ming-Na Wen, Taissa Farmiga, Asa Butterfield, John Marshall Jones, Ron Livingston.

Synopsis: The horror anthology series will explore stories based on urban legends from Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Oregon and Washington taking viewers deeper into the horrors that lurk just beneath the surface of our country.

Agua Donkeys

Premiere Date: April 13th.

Director(s): MP Cunningham (all episodes).

Writer(s): MP Cunningham (co-creator, all episodes), Jeremy Jackson (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: MP Cunningham (MP), Jeremy Jackson (Jer), Baby Darrington, Luke Jackson.

Synopsis: In the comedy series where it’s always summer, MP (Cunningham) and Jer (Jackson) are employees at a pool cleaning company called Agua Donkeys. The duo chasing the perfect tan, the perfect vibe and the perfect mix of bromine and chlorine to service some of the “sickest” backyard pools in their Utah hometown.

#FreeRayshawn

Premiere Date: April 13th.

Director(s): Seith Mann (all episodes).

Writer(s): Marc Maurino (co-creator, all episodes), Michael C. Martin (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: Stephan James (Rayshawn), Laurence Fishburne (Steven Poincy), Jasmine Cephas Jones (Tyisha), Skeet Ulrich (Sgt. Mike Trout), Annabeth Gish (Detective Lincoln).

Synopsis: The story of a young, black Iraq War veteran named Rayshawn (James) who is set up by New Orleans police on a drug deal, runs for his life, and takes refuge inside his apartment building with his girlfriend and child. During this growing mayhem, a sympathetic cop named Steven Poincy (Fishburne) plays the role of negotiator over the course of one brutally stressful day.

The Stranger

Premiere Date: April 13th.

Director(s): Veena Sud (all episodes).

Writer(s): Veena Sud (creator, showrunner, all episodes).

Starring: Maika Monroe, Dane DeHaan, Avan Jogia.

Synopsis: The thriller series follows an unassuming young rideshare driver (Monroe) who is thrown into her worst nightmare when a mysterious Hollywood Hills passenger (DeHaan) enters her car. Her terrifying ride with the stranger unfolds over 12 hours as she navigates the seedy underbelly of Los Angeles in a chilling game of cat and mouse. 

Dummy

Premiere Date: April 20th.

Director(s): Tricia Brock (101-110).

Writer(s): Cody Heller (creator, 101-110).

Starring: Anna Kendrick (Cody), Meredith Hagner (Barbara), Donal Logue, Gustavo Escobar, Adam Shapiro, Tricia Cruz.

Synopsis: A ten-chapter buddy comedy that follows aspiring writer Cody (Kendrick) and her boyfriend’s (Logue) sex doll. 

The Fugitive

Premiere Date: April 2020.

Director(s): Stephen Hopkins (all episodes).

Writer(s): Nick Santora (creator, all episodes).

Starring: Kiefer Sutherland (Detective Clay Bryce), Boyd Holbrook (Mike Ferro), Natalie Martinez (Allison Ferro), Keilani Arellanes (Pearl Ferro), Genesis Rodriguez (Detective Sloan), Tiya Sircar (Pitti), Brian Geraghty (Dale).

Synopsis: The new take on the classic title tells the tale of Mike Ferro (Holbrook), who must clear his name by tracking down the real perpetrator of a bombing in Los Angeles before the legendary cop (Sutherland) heading the investigation can apprehend him. With the city in a state of panic and misinformation traveling at the speed of social media, Mike’s life and family hang in the balance as he becomes… The Fugitive.

Die Hart

Premiere Date: April 2020.

Director(s): Eric Appel (all episodes).

Writer(s): Derek Kolstad (co-creator, all episodes), Tripper Clancy (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: Kevin Hart (Kevin Hart), John Travolta, Nathalie Emmanuel, Josh Hartnett.

Synopsis: Kevin Hart plays a fictionalized version of himself who’s tired of being the comedic sidekick. He gets his wish when a famous director offers him his dream – to be a leading man action star – but there’s a catch: Kevin must first train at the world’s greatest action star school, run by a lunatic (Travolta). Pushed to his limits by this action school coach and a tough-minded rival student (Emmanuel), Kevin must survive a series of hilarious, over-the-top action sequences and face his fears if he wants to achieve his dream and land the role of a lifetime.

Ordered:

Crazy Talented

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Doug Liman (all episodes).

Writer(s): Michael Karnow (co-creator, all episodes), Steven Gould (co-creator).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The world’s most powerful superheroes are trying to stop the world’s most devastating threat — alien weapons falling into the wrong hands and obliterating life as we know it. At least that’s what they’ve been told. Patients in a psych ward are convinced by a charismatic leader that their defects actually are extraordinary “talents.” He’s clearly out of his mind. But just because it’s crazy doesn’t mean it isn’t true.

Code 8 sequel series

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Jeff Chan (all episodes).

Writer(s): Chris Paré (creator, all episodes).

Starring: Robbie Amell (Connor Reed), Stephen Amell (Garrett).

Synopsis: Set in a world where 4% of the population is born with supernatural abilities — but instead of being treated as heroes, they are feared and heavily policed. The series will take place years after the events of the ‘Code 8’ movie, centering around a ex-con Connor (Robbie Amell) and telekinetic drug dealer Garrett (Stephen Amell) who are forced to work together to bring down a dangerous trafficking ring run by corrupt cops and the city’s elite.

CURS_R

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Toby Meakins (all episodes).

Writer(s): Simon Allen (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The thriller series follows a broke student who, in pursuit of an unclaimed $100,000 prize, plays an obscure 1980s survival computer game. Ater a series of unexpectedly terrifying moments, she soon realizes she’s no longer playing for the money, but for her own life as the game locks her into an inescapable cycle of horror.

Don’t Look Deeper

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Catherine Hardwicke (all episodes).

Writer(s): Jeffrey Lieber (co-creator, showrunner, all episodes), Charlie McDonnell (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: Don Cheadle, Emily Mortimer, Helena Howard, Jan Luis Castellanos, Erin Pineda, Raquel McPeek Rodriguez, Kaiwi Lyman.

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Synopsis: The series is set in Merced, California, fifteen minutes into the future. It centers on a high school senior who can’t seem to shake the feeling that something about her just isn’t right. And that something is… she’s not human… not one of us. This revelation of what she really is, where she comes from, and who has started looking for her, sets in motion a series of events that suddenly puts her entire life in jeopardy.

Emma

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Mary Harron (all episodes).

Writer(s): Ben Ketai (creator, all episodes).

Starring: AnnaSophia Robb (Emma), Mira Sorvino, Rory Culkin, Hannah Murray, Michael Gaston.

Synopsis: The horror series follows the dark journey of Emma (Robb), a young woman down on her luck and pregnant under mysterious circumstances. She must deal with the increasingly disturbing effects of her pregnancy and the potential conspiracy surrounding it.

Florida Man [w/t]

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Dylan Trussell (co-creator), David Dinetz, (co-creator), Drew Hancock (all episodes), Chris Romano (all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The anthology comedy series rips real headlines from insane stories, and tells us the made up tale of how they came to be. These stories can only happen in Florida.

Gloop World

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): John Harvatine IV (all episodes).

Writer(s): Justin Roiland (creator).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The clay-based stop-motion series will follow the absurd, strangely relatable adventures of two anthropomorphic blobs, roommates Bob Roundy and Funzy, around the malleable, clay-mated suburbia and outskirts of the title location.

Immoral Compass [w/t]

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Bill Burr (all episodes).

Writer(s): Bill Burr (creator, all episodes).

Starring: Bill Burr.

Synopsis: Based on Tyler Falbo’s digital shorts, the outrageous psychological thriller series explores how far “normal” people will go to get what they desire – but with unpredictably, inevitable consequences following as the story unfolds. Featuring big names in stand-up comedy, each episode opens with a character facing a desperate desire: love, fame, money, intelligence, family, power and intelligence, among a number of other hot-button topics. Then, an extremely unethical decision offers each character the chance to get exactly what they want.

Junior High [w/t]

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Jimmy Tatro (co-creator, all episodes), Christian Pierce (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: Jimmy Tatro (Jimmy), Christian (Christian).

Synopsis: The comedy series will see Jimmy, Christian and their friends struggle to figure out the fast-paced world of middle school as they face some of life’s biggest questions, such as “Do I want to play in the NFL, the NBA or both?” and “Did I clear the search history on my mom’s computer?”

Just One Drink

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Nick Hornby (creator, all episodes).

Starring: Laura Dern (Bartender).

Synopsis: A series of one-act vignettes between a bartender (Dern) and the customers she serves, all of whom are in various states of emotional disrepair.

Mapleworth Murders

Premiere Date: TBA. (Likely April).

Director(s): Claire Scanlon (all episodes).

Writer(s): Paula Pell (co-creator, all episodes), John Lutz (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: Paula Pell (Abigail Mapleworth), John Lutz, JB Smoove, Hayley Magnus, Fred Armisen, Tim Meadows, Maya Rudolph, Patton Oswalt, Jack McBrayer, Ike Barinholtz, D’Arcy Carden, Claire Scanlon.

Synopsis: The series centers around Abigail Mapleworth (Pell) a murder-mystery writer who solves homicides in her quaint small town of New Woodstream. Each episode of the comedic crime procedural will feature guest victims and suspects as we answer the bigger question of the series: why the hell are there so many murders in one small town?

Micro Mayhem

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Eric Towner (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The cars set the stage with an immense amount of attitude and personality in the dialogue-free grindhouse action series, combining miniature filmmaking and stop-motion artistry in a wild (and comically violent) ride like no other!

Natural Born Narcos

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): TBA.

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: A three-hour prequel series that will tell the origin story of the drug lord at the center of Telemundo’s top-rated telenovela ‘El Señor de Los Cielos.’

Nest

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Nelson DeCastro (all episodes), Zach Wechter (all episodes).

Writer(s): TBA.

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: Reminiscent of a 1980s-style slasher movie, a stranger appears at a young woman’s door late at night.

Reno 911! (season 7)

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Robert Ben Garant (co-creator, all episodes), Kerri Kenney-Silver (co-creator, all episodes), Thomas Lennon (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: Robert Ben Garant (Deputy Travis Junior), Kerri Kenney-Silver (Deputy Trudy Wiegel), Thomas Lennon (Lieutenant Jim Dangle), Mary Birdsong (Deputy Cherisha Kimball), Cedric Yarbrough (Deputy S. Jones), Niecy Nash (Deputy Raineesha Williams), Wendi McLendon-Covey (Deputy Clementine Johnson), Carlos Alazraqui (Deputy James Garcia), Ian Roberts (Sergeant Jack Declan), Joe Lo Truglio (Deputy Frank Rizzo), Paul Walter Hauser.

Synopsis: The return of the mockumentary-style parody (of law enforcement documentary shows) that lets viewers ride shotgun with the courageous men and women of the Reno Sheriff’s Department as they lay down the law and put their lives on the line.

Royalties

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Amy Heckerling (101-110).

Writer(s): Darren Criss (co-creator, 101-110), Nick Lang (co-creator, 101-110), Matt Lang (co-creator, 101-110).

Starring: Darren Criss (Pierce), Kether Donohue (Sara), Tony Revolori, Georgia King, John Stamos.

Synopsis: A ten-chapter satirical take on the oft-untold story of songwriters behind the world’s biggest hits. It follows the ascent of a ragtag songwriting duo – Sara (Donohue) and Pierce (Criss) – as they navigate the strange and hilarious challenges of creating a truly great song, week after week. Each episode will feature real-life entertainment personalities portraying fictitious (and ridiculous) music stars, along with original songs penned by Darren Criss.

Spielberg’s After Dark

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Steven Spielberg (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The series is a 10 or 12-chapter horror story that can only be viewed after midnight. A clock will appear on a user’s phones, ticking down until the sun sets, wherever they are, until it is completely gone. Then the clock starts ticking again to when the sun comes back up — and the show will disappear until the next night.

Swimming With Sharks reboot series

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Tucker Gates (all episodes).

Writer(s): Kathleen Robertson (developer, all episodes).

Starring: Kiernan Shipka (Lou), Diane Kruger (Joyce), Thomas Dekker (Travis), Finn Jones (Marty), Donald Sutherland (Redmond), Erika Alexander (Meredith), Ross Butler (Alex), Gerardo Celasco (Miles).

Synopsis: A contemporary update of George Huang’s 1994 film, the reboot series follows Lou (Shipka), a young female assistant, who works for Joyce (Kruger), a sole female studio head, at a company filled with manipulators, schemers and intrigue, but little do they know Lou is poised to outwit them all.

The Andy Cohen Diaries

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Andy Cohen (creator, 101-106).

Starring: Andy Cohen (Himself).

Synopsis: The animated stress will chronicle the iconic and untold moments from the daily life of Andy Cohen, as he tells his most recent adventures, including irreverent celebrity encounters, behind the scenes of his shows, nights out on the town, and the trials and tribulations of first-time fatherhood.

The Now

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Peter Farrelly (all episodes), Bobby Farrelly (all episodes).

Writer(s): Peter Farrelly (co-creator, all episodes), Steve Leff (co-creator, all episodes), Pete Jones (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: Dave Franco (Ed Poole), O’Shea Jackson Jr., Daryl Hannah, Jimmy Tatro, Alyssa Milano, Rob Yang, Lex Scott Davis, Bill Murray.

Synopsis: A comedy that examines what exactly makes life worth living. For Ed Poole (Franco), clarity comes when a secret from his past has seemingly destroyed his future. He soon realizes the only thing that will make his life worth living is to forget the past, screw the future and just live in The Now.

Tomie

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Alexandre Aja (all episodes).

Writer(s): David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The story of what happens when a beautiful high school girl goes missing and pieces of her body are discovered scattered across a small town. But what starts out as a murder mystery turns into something even more horrific.

Trill League

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Anthony Piper (co-creator, all episodes), Jameel Saleem (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: In an era of social injustice and internet trolls, a league of black superheroes, Trill League is tasked with saving the world from monsters, super villains and haters of all kinds. Get ready for this remixed rendition of your favorite superheroes as the series satirizes modern American society.

Trip

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Joel Kim Booster (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: An unapologetic, modern day rom-com inspired by Jane Austen’s ‘Pride and Prejudice,’ set on New York’s iconic Fire Island. The story centers around two best friends who set out to have a legendary week-long summer vacation with the help of cheap rosé and a cadre of eclectic friends.

Varsity Blues reboot series

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Anne Fletcher (all episodes).

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Writer(s): Tripper Clancy (developer, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: A modern take on the 1999 film about a high school football team and their battles with a demanding coach.

Winos

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Thomas Lennon (creator, all episodes).

Starring: Thomas Lennon.

Synopsis: After failing spectacularly in Silicon Valley, a misguided entrepreneur (Lennon) moves one valley over into wine country and tries to turn a run-down vineyard into a success. The workplace comedy then follows the antics of this ragtag group of employees who have no business running a winery.

Wireless

Premiere Date: TBA. (Likely April 6th).

Director(s): Zach Wechter (all episodes).

Writer(s): Zach Wechter (co-creator, all episodes), Jack Seidman (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: Tye Sheridan, Andie MacDowell, Lukas Gage, Francesca Reale, Mace Coronel.

Synopsis: The series follows a self-obsessed college student (Sheridan) stranded in the Colorado mountains, whose only hope for survival is the tool he has spent his whole life learning to use: his smartphone. The survival thriller is set inside the car he crashed, with the quickly dying phone now his lifeline.

Wolves and Villagers

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Stuart Blumberg (creator, all episodes).

Starring: Naomi Watts.

Synopsis: The series, described as Fatal Attraction 2.0, will see a love triangle unfold between Watts’ character, her husband, and a young female labeled as a “Tessa Thompson type.”

 

In Development:

Black Coffee

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): Morgan Cooper (all episodes).

Writer(s): Morgan Cooper (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: After an injury derails his chances of going pro, a former basketball star from Kansas City becomes a national barista champion. He decides to move back home and open a coffee shop in his old neighborhood, hoping to revitalize the struggling community.

Blood Orange

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): TBA.

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The psychological thriller series, based on the novel of the same name, follows Alison Wood, a criminal barrister taking on her first murder case.

Charlemagne

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Michael Hirst (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The series is based on the wild life of Charlemagne, emperor of the Romans, who united Eastern and Western Europe amidst navigating a salacious, complicated personal life.

Dead Spots

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Jen Braeden (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: An urban fantasy dramedy about a lowly janitor for Los Angeles’ supernatural community who cleans up their messes in order to keep the Old World hidden from humanity. She’s completely under-appreciated and under-paid until… she embraces her ability to turn the powerful, powerless.

Doom Lands

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): TBA.

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: An adult animation series from animation company Look Mom! Productions (‘City in Crisis,’ ‘Gary and His Demons’).

Frat Boy Genius

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Elissa Karasik (creator).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: Based on the feature film Black List screenplay of the same name, comes a dark, funny take on the story of the rise of Snapchat, that presents a deeply unflattering portrayal of Evan Spiegel, the app’s 28-year-old founder. 

Heartbeats

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): Michael Mohan (all episodes)

Writer(s): Michael Mohan (co-creator, all episodes), Ben York Jones (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The dramedy follows the “perfect couple,” Kristen and Bobby, as they navigate the aftermath of their surprising and emotional break up. Told from the perspective of the viewer as their mutual friend, the series shows what can happen when the right person comes into your life at the wrong time.

How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days reboot series

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Guy Branum (developer, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The reimagining of the movie of the same name follows a glib young online columnist and an oversexed advertising executive who both need to prove, once and for all, that they’re capable of being monogamous. They soon discover, however, keeping a relationship is harder than Andie Anderson made it look.

Ice Cream Man

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Adam Reid (co-creator, all episodes), Max Reid (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The anthology series, narrated by the titular character, weaves a dark tapestry of tales from his truck, as the Ice Cream Man serves up scoops of pain and suffering to the inhabitants of one suburb town for his own malevolent amusement. The show will dive deep into the suburban American psyche with stories that are timeless yet current, relatable yet strange, equal parts terrifying and ironic, and always end with a macabre twist.

Last Resort

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): TBA.

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The series centers on a Polynesian family-run resort in Hawaii that’s suddenly thrown into a whirlwind when a tech billionaire puts in a bid to buy the land.

Note: Hawaiian and Polynesian writers are being sought out to make up the writers room for the series.

One Night Forever

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Jonathan Abrahams (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: Cracking under the pressure of her senior thesis, an overwhelmed astrophysics major meets a mysterious romantic who claims to be from another planet. Together they spend one fateful night on a mission to fix her thesis, explore the meaning of love, and just maybe unlock the secret of the universe.

Skinny Dip

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Russel Friend (co-creator, all episodes), Garrett Lerner (co-creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The series is a darkly comedic odyssey of revenge, where a jilted woman miraculously survives a night in the open ocean after her husband suddenly flings her overboard on their anniversary cruise. Plucked to safety serendipitously by a retired cop, the two team up to gaslight her husband.

Note: It is unclear if director Marc Buckland or cast members Sarah Wright, Ben Aldridge, Matt Barr, Brent Sexton, and KJ Smith are still onboard, since they were attached when this series was developed as a pilot for The CW.

The Last American Vampire

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Terry Matalas (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The supernatural thriller, based on the novel of the same name, follows a 500-year-old bloodsucker and bon vivant named Henry Sturges, who’s been held under lock and key for the last forty years, and who’s believed to be the last of his kind. When a series of grisly murders reveal a resurgence of vampires in the U.S., the FBI teams this affable monster up with Abby, a young FBI analyst, to solve a conspiracy centuries in the making.

The Monarchy is Going to S***

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Amy Reed (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The comedy series is set in the modern-day kingdom of Andova, where the lives of twin princesses are thrown into utter disarray when the King’s newly discovered illegitimate son is named as the rightful heir to the throne. But the two irreverent princesses won’t exactly go away quietly, not when they believe the monarchy is going to s***.

Toys

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Melinda Hsu Taylor (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The thriller series, based on the novel of the same name, is set in the near future. When generations of DNA enhancements have resulted in a class conflict between genetic Elites and unaltered Basics, the story follows the journey of a young woman who finds herself, and her heart, caught between the two worlds.

Transmissions

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Jed Mercurio (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The sci-fi thriller series is set at a remote radio observatory where a lone scientist begins receiving eerie signals from deep space.

Turn of the Screw

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Alexandra McNally (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: A twisty Gothic soap, where the Henry James novel is reimagined for modern times. The supernatural thrillers series follows a young Mexican-American nanny who is hired to care for the two children at their summer home on an idyllic island in the Pacific Northwest. It seems like the perfect job, but things take a sinister turn when the nanny begins seeing ghosts and her grip on reality begins to blur.

Unmatched

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Allen Strickland Williams (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The comedy series, set in a world where a dating app matches you with your perfect partner, follows four roommates who live in this brave new world, and decide to live a life of hooking up instead of settling down.

Untitled Guillermo del Toro series

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Guillermo del Toro (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The series is described simply as a modern zombie story.

We’re Never Getting Married [w/t]

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Mason Flink (creator, all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: A romantic comedy series about two friends forced to confront their perpetual singlehood during an extravagant wedding weekend. As they stumble through Martha’s Vineyard, wreaking havoc amongst the guests, Nathan and Marie struggle with the pressure to say “I do,” even when you really don’t.

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