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[02/26/20 - 11:07 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, February 26
Updates include: Rebecca Breeds set as CBS's "Clarice"; Olivia Liang to lead "Kung Fu" for The CW; and Jason Lee to topline ABC's "Valley Trash."

[02/21/20 - 11:19 PM]
Development Update: Friday, February 21
Updates include: Mitch Pileggi latest cast in The CW's "Walker" reboot series; Priah Ferguson named regular on "Stranger Things"; and Amazon's "Goliath" fills out final season cast.

[02/18/20 - 11:21 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, February 18
Updates include: Melissa Leo to star in FOX's "Blood Relative"; Nathan Fielder brings "The Curse" to Showtime; and Tamala Jones tapped for ABC's "Rebel."

[01/30/20 - 11:49 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, January 30
Updates include: The CW orders pilots for new incarnations of "Kung Fu," "The Republic of Sarah"; Sarah Shahi tapped to star in Netflix's "Sex/Life"; and FOX pilots domestic take on BBC's comedy "This Country."

[11/06/19 - 11:58 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, November 6
Updates include: ABC mulls "Revenge" sequel series; Disney+ names latest Marvel showrunners; and "The Jim Jefferies Show" to sign off after three seasons at Comedy Central.

[10/09/18 - 11:19 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, October 9
Updates include: Boris Kodjoe named regular on ABC's "Station 19"; FOX takes another stab at a "Kung Fu" sequel series; and Kal Penn attached to star in potential NBC comedy.

[09/28/17 - 11:36 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, September 28
Updates include: Wendy Mericle brings "Kung Fu" sequel to FOX; Greg Rucka's comic book "Lazarus" set up at Amazon; and Cedric the Entertainer to star in "Ladder 54" for CBS.







KUNG FU (CW)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
9/28/17 - 2/26/20
STATUS:
currently in development (2020-2021 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
ordered to pilot
DESCRIPTION:
reboot of the 1970s series in which a quarter-life crisis causes a young Chinese-American woman to drop out of college and go on a life-changing journey to an isolated monastery in China; but when she returns to find her hometown overrun with crime and corruption, she uses her martial arts skills and Shaolin values to protect her community and bring criminals to justice... all while searching for the assassin who killed her Shaolin mentor and is now targeting her
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Eddie Liu as Henry Chu
· Jon Prasida as Ryan Chen
· Kheng Hua Tan as Mei-Li
· Olivia Liang as Nicky Chen
· Shannon Dang as Althea Chen
· Tzi Ma as Jin Chen
CREW INFORMATION:
· Christina M. Kim as CRTR/EP
· Ed Spielman as CRTR (Original Series)
· Greg Berlanti as EP
· Martin Gero as EP
· Sarah Schechter as EP
GENRE(S):
· based on a tv series
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Berlanti Productions
· Quinn's House
· Warner Bros. Television