Pilot Castings: Jane Star Joins Spinoff, Iron Fist Vet's ABC Drama and More

Jane the Virgin‘s abuela is moving to the spinoff Jane the Novela: Ivonne Coll — who plays Jane’s grandma Alba on the original series — will co-star in The CW’s offshoot pilot as a new character, our sister site Deadline reports. Coll will portray Camila, the adoptive mother of central heroine Estela (East Los High‘s […]

Walton Goggins to Star in CBS Comedy Pilot The Unicorn as Recent Widower

Vice Principals alum Walton Goggins is wading back into comedic waters, having nabbed the lead role in CBS’ pilot The Unicorn. Inspired by a true story, The Unicorn centers on a recent widower and devoted father to two adolescent girls (Goggins) who finds himself at sea after his wife’s death. When Goggins’ big-hearted character is […]

Pilot Castings: Michael Emerson Gets Evil, UnREAL Vet's Comedy and More

Michael Emerson is headed back to CBS: The Person of Interest vet has joined the network’s drama pilot Evil, from The Good Wife creators Robert and Michelle King, our sister site Deadline reports. The project follows a skeptical female clinical psychologist (Westworld‘s Katja Herbers), a priest-in-training (Luke Cage star Mike Colter) and a blue-collar contractor as […]

Brooke Shields Joins CW Pilot About Gender Non-Conforming Beauty Intern

Brooke Shields has joined the cast of The CW’s Glamorous drama pilot, with Eva Longoria set to direct. RELATEDPilot Season 2019: Scoop on This Fall’s (Possible) New Shows and Who Stars In Them Penned by Jordon Nardino (Desperate Housewives, Quantico), Glamorous follows a yet-to-be-cast gender non-conforming high school graduate who lands the gig of a […]

Luke Cage's Mike Colter to Battle Evil in CBS Drama Pilot From Good Wife EPs

A Good Wife reunion is underway at CBS, courtesy of the network’s drama pilot Evil. Mike Colter has booked a leading role on the potential series, which hails from The Good Wife co-creators Robert and Michelle King. (Colter has previously appeared on both The Good Wife and spinoff The Good Fight as drug lord Lemond Bishop.) As previously reported, Evil […]

Nancy Drew: Kennedy McMann to Play Title Role in The CW's Pilot

A-ha! The CW has broken out its magnifying glass and found an actress to star in its Nancy Drew series. Newcomer Kennedy McMann will play the iconic title role, according to our sister site Deadline. “Set in the summer after her high school graduation, 18-year-old Nancy Drew thought she’d be leaving her hometown for college,” […]

Anna Camp to Headline NBC's Untitled Church Choir Comedy Pilot

Anna Camp has snapped up a pitch perfect pilot season gig. The actress-singer has signed on to star in NBC’s currently-untitled, single-camera, church choir-themed comedy pilot (fka All Together Now), TVLine has learned. RELATEDPilot Season 2019: Scoop on This Fall’s (Possible) New Shows, Who’s In Them The potential series — from EPs Lesley Wake Webster […]

Bermuda Triangle Castaways Search for a Way Home in ABC Drama Pilot

ABC is venturing into the Bermuda Triangle [cue lightning crack] by way of its latest drama pilot order. Triangle — written by Jon Harmon Feldman (Tru Calling, No Ordinary Family) and Sonny Postiglione (Life on Mars) — posits: What if the Bermuda Triangle was not a watery grave in the middle of the ocean, but […]

Bradley Whitford to Star as Church Choir Director in NBC Comedy Pilot

This is news worth singing to the heavens about: NBC has ordered a pilot for a comedy about an unlikely church choir director starring Emmy winner Bradley Whitford, TVLine has learned. The untitled single-cam comedy (formerly titled All Together Now) stars Whitford as a cranky Ivy League music professor who stumbles into becoming the director […]

The Bone Collector TV Adaptation Snags Pilot Order at NBC

One of literature’s most famous crime-solvers is coming to the small screen. NBC has handed a pilot order to Lincoln, a drama based on Jeffery Deaver’s series of Lincoln Rhyme crime novels, TVLine has learned. Originally titled The Bone Collector (which is also the first book in Deaver’s collection), Lincoln centers on legendary forensic criminologist […]