The CW Pilots – 2016

Frequency
Studio: Warner Bros TV/Lin Pictures
Writer: Jeremy Carver
Director:
Producers: Jeremy Carver, Toby Emmerich, John Rickard, Dan Lin, Jennifer Gwartz
Cast: Peyton List, Riley Smith, Devin Kelley, Lenny Jacobson, Anthony Ruivivar, Daniel Bonjour
Description: A police detective in 2016 discovers she is able to speak via a ham radio with her estranged father (also a detective) who died in 1996. They forge a new relationship while working together on an unresolved murder case, but unintended consequences of the “butterfly effect” wreak havoc in the present day. A reimagining of the 2000 movie.
Notes:
4/14/2016 …also is considered a possibility
4/21/2016 a contender
4/29/2016 less feedback
5/06/2016 …Frequency reboot… very much in contention,


Transylvania
Studio: CBS TV Studios/Midnight Radio
Writer: Hugh Sterbakov
Director: Jason Ensler
Producers: Hugh Sterbakov, Jeff Pinkner, Andre Nemec, Josh Applebaum, Scott Roserberg
Cast: Laura Brent, Luke Allen-Gale, Sofia Pernas, Amrita Acharia
Description: In 1880, a headstrong young woman in search of her missing father ventures from NYC to Transylvania where she teams up with a wrongfully disgraced Scotland Yard Detective, and together they witness the births of the most famous monsters and villains in history.
Notes:
4/21/2016 a contender
4/29/2016 …looks solid
5/06/2016 …with monster drama Transylvania [falling] behind


UNTITLED MARS PROJECT (fka Colony)
Studio: CBS TV Studios/The Kennedy-Marshall Company
Writer: Doris Egan
Director:
Producers: Doris Egan, Frank Marshall, Robert Zotnowski
Cast: Neal Bledsoe, Georgina Haig, Mouzam Makkar, Carl Beukes, Tongayi Chirisa, Peter Mark Kendall, America Olivo, Mark Leslie FordDescription: A team of explorers arrive on Mars to join the first human colony on the planet, only to discover that their predecessors have vanished. Led by a woman whose husband is among the missing, the colonists are forced to change their mission from exploration and settlement to investigation and survival, while navigating the hostile planet and their own personal demons.
Notes:
4/14/2016 …getting early attentio
4/21/2016 a contender
4/29/2016 less feedback
5/06/2016 …Mars project cooling off


UNTITLED PARANORMAL PROJECT
STUDIO: Warner Bros TV/Outerbanks Entertainment
Writer: Kevin Williamson
Director: David Nutter
Producers: Kevin Williamson, David Nutter, Lauren Wagner
Cast: Megan West, Matt Passmore, Jessica Szohr
Description: A young woman seeks help from a parapsychologist when she begins to experience paranormal phenomena.
Notes:
4/14/2016 …getting early attentio
4/21/2016 a contender
4/29/2016 …looks solid
5/06/2016 …the paranormal drama from Kevin Williamson… very much in contention,