Disney General Entertainment has announced that Brianna Bennett has been named senior vice president, Network Drama for ABC Entertainment. In this position, she will lead the drama series development team and oversee the department’s day-to-day operations, including creatively supervising production of new drama pilots for ABC.   Should any of these pilots be picked up for […]

As “The Most Magical Place on Earth” marks its golden anniversary, the Walt Disney company is looking back at 50 years of Walt Disney World and how it went from a glimmer in Walt Disney’s eye to the most visited amusement park in the world. This special looks at the planning and preparation by Walt […]

Last month, details on a new pilot currently being developed by 20th Television starring Hilary Swank was revealed, and now Deadline is reporting that Jeff Perry has joined the show as the male lead. This new unnamed Alaskan based pilot stars Hilary Swank as Eileen, a star journalist who moves to Alaska for a fresh […]

Disney’s 20th Television Studios is developing a new pilot for a drama from Tom McCarthy starring Hilary Swank.  The untitled series is about a star journalist (Swank) who moves to Alaska for a fresh start after a career-killing misstep, and finds redemption personally and professionally joining a daily metro newspaper in Anchorage. Tom McCarthy is writing […]

Disney has released a new trailer for the ABC Signature series “Queens”, which stars Eve, Naturi Naughton, Nadine Velazquez and Brandy. “Queens” follows four women in their 40s who reunite for a chance to recapture their fame and regain the swagger they had in the ‘90s when they were legends in the hip-hop world. Check […]

ABC has released the first trailer for the upcoming drama series “Queens”, which follows four women in their 40s who reunite for a chance to recapture their fame and regain the swagger they had in the ‘90s when they were legends in the hip-hop world. This new series debuts on Tuesday 19th October (10:01-11:00 p.m. […]

Disney’s ABC is developing a brand new single-camera comedy series that Eva Longoria will be directing the series, along with being an executive producer. UnbeliEVAble’s Ben Spector will also be an executive producer, along with “Solar Opposites” writers Grace Parra Janney and Josh Bycel, who will also be writing the untitled series. The untitled series […]

Disney’s ABC has given an update on 5 potential new shows that are currently in development, with Deadline revealing that ABC has passed on three drama pilots, “Triage”, “National Parks Investigation”, and “Dark Horse”. “Triage” is a medical drama that follows pioneering surgeon Finley Briar (Fitz-Henley) over three distinct decades at the same hospital. With […]

20th Television is currently developing a new comedy with Filipino-American stand-up comic Jo Koy, called “Josep”. The single-cam comedy follows Josep (Jo Koy), a hard-working nurse trying to navigate dating, fatherhood, and the hilarious complications caused by his strong-willed Filipino mother moving in with him. Jo Koy has appeared in many comedy specials for Netflix […]

With Disney set to host its Upfront event next week, ABC has announced that it has ordered a full series of “Queens”. The series is about four women in their 40’s, who reunite for a chance to recapture their fame and regain the swagger they had as the Nasty Bitches—their ‘90s group that made them […]

Disney’s ABC has opted to not move forward with developing a pilot for the single-camera comedy “Adopted”. The show is based on a true story and tells the story of what happens when a Green Beret (Vance) returns home to Texas from military service, he and his family struggle with the challenges of adopting his […]

Following the announcement that “Black-ish” will be returning for an eighth and final season, it’s also been revealed that the spin-off series, “Mixed-ish” will not be returning for another season and has been cancelled. “Mixed-ish” tells the story of a young Rainbow Johnson and her family as they recount the experience of being a mixed-race […]

Disney’s ABC has ordered a full series of “Abbott Elementary“, which is a workplace comedy, about a group of dedicated, passionate teachers — and a slightly tone-deaf principal — are brought together in a Philadelphia public school where, despite the odds stacked against them, they are determined to help their students succeed in life. Though […]

Disney has announced that ABC’s “Black-ish” will be returning for an eighth and final season later this year. ABC’s Emmy and Golden Globe Award-nominated comedy series “black-ish” takes a fun yet bold look at one man’s determination to establish a sense of cultural identity for his family. In this new season, “Black-ish” will be focusing […]

ABC Signature Studios has signed a new two-year overall deal with Krista Vernoff, who is the showrunner on two of the most popular ABC shows, “Grey’s Anatomy” and its spin-off “Station 10”, along with the upcoming show “Rebel”. She will continue to overall all three shows, in addition to creating and developing new projects via […]