ABC Pilots – 2016

Marvel’s Most Wanted (aka Mockingbird)
Studio: Marvel Television
Writer: Jeffrey Bell, Paul Zbyszewski
Director:
Producers: Jeffrey Bell, Paul Zbyszewski, Jeph Loeb, Jim Chory
Cast: Adrianne Palicki, Nick Blood, Delroy Lindo, Oded Fehr, Fernanda Andrade
Cast: Adrianne Palicki, Nick Blood, Delroy Lindo, Oded Fehr, Fernanda Andrade
Description: Centers on Bobbi Morse (a.k.a. Mockingbird) and Lance Hunter of “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., two ex-spies and ex-spouses who are on the run with no friends, no S.H.I.E.L.D. and a long list of enemies looking to claim a bounty on their heads. Able to trust no one but each other, Bobbi and Hunter form an uneasy alliance with Dominic Fortune, a rogue adventurer with a wealth of resources and even more adversaries, who agrees to protect them so long as they help him with his own agenda. These two heroes will help anyone in need, all while trying to uncover the conspiracy that put their own lives in jeopardy.
Notes:
4/14/2016 …is considered a sure bet for a series order.
4/21/2016 …still is considered a sure bet for a series order
4/29/2016 …looks like a no-brainer
5/06/2016 Reaction to Marvel’s Most Wanted has been solid to mixed, and there had been a talk for potential tweaking, so the project is in consideration but not a shoo-in.


Time After Time
STUDIO: Warner Bros TV/Outerbanks Entertainment
Writer: Kevin Williamson
Director: Marcos Siega
Producers: Kevin Williamson, Marcos Siega
Cast: Josh Bowman, Freddie Stroma, Genesis Rodriguez, Regina Taylor, Jordin Sparks
Description: Using Karl Alexander’s 1979 novel as a starting point, it chronicles the epic adventures of young H.G. Wells and his time machine.
Notes:
4/14/2016 Getting some early buzz.
5/06/2016 Kevin Williamson’s time-travel drama Time After Time also has been getting an OK feedback and has a shot.