AMC has ordered two pilots, the network announced Monday.
The first, Knifeman, is set in 18th century London and features a hard-drinking, arrogant yet charming genius named John Tattersal, who works as a surgeon at a time when bloodletting was a common practice.
The second, Galyntine, is a sci-fi/fantasy project that takes place after a cataclysmic disaster has resulted in a society that eschews any form of technology and leaves small groups of survivors scattered around the planet.
Diablo Cody, Oprah Winfrey
Diablo Cody and Oprah Winfrey are teaming up for an HBO comedy, according toThe Hollywood Reporter.
The untitled project is based on Dr. Julie Holland's upcoming book Moody Bitches, which explores the effects of drugs people are being offered and suggests effective natural therapies. The HBO comedy will focus on "the truth about the drugs you're taking, the sex you're not having, the sleep you're missing and what's really making you crazy," which is conveniently also the subtitle of Holland's book.
Kate Walsh may be returning to prime time!
NBC has ordered a pilot of Bad Judge, a single-camera comedy that would star the Private Practice alum, TVGuide.com has learned.
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Jim Rash, Nat Faxon
With pilot season just around the corner, Fox is off to an early start. The network has ordered Fatrick, a half-hour comedy from Oscar-winning Descendants screenwriters Nat Faxon and Jim Rash, TVLine reports.
Jason O'Mara will star in USA's drama pilot Complications, the network announced Tuesday.
The Terra Nova star will play John Ellis, an ER doctor who saves a boy's life in a drive-by shooting. Upon finding out the boy's life is still in jeopardy, John decides to look after the child at all costs. Burn Notice's Matt Nix will executive-produce.
Channing Tatum is producing a reality show about his New Orleans burlesque club for A&E, Variety reports.
The project will follow the entertainers of Saints and Sinners, which includes male and female burlesque and GoGo dancers, as well as specialty acts. Tatum and his business partner Keith Kurtz opened the club in 2012, which is inspired by the red-light district bordellos of New Orleans' Storyville era.
Acclaimed director Ben Affleck is taking his talents to the small screen.
The two-time Oscar winner is set to direct the pilot for the Fox period drama The Middle Man, the network announced Friday.
This marks the first TV directing gig for Affleck, who is also executive-producing the project with writer Glenn Gordon Caron.
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Julia Goldani Telles
Fans of the beloved, but short-lived ABC Family series Bunheads have something to smile about.
Julia Goldani Telles, who played Sasha, has signed on for the Showtime drama pilot The Affair, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.
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