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[01/13/20 - 11:46 PM]
Development Update: Monday, January 13
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:

Looking to keep track of all the various projects in development? Click here to visit our signature "Devwatch" section. There visitors can view our listings by network, genre, studio and even development stage (ordered to pilot, cast-contingent, script, etc.). It's updated every day!


GOOD FIGHT, THE (CBSAA) - Michael J. Fox will reprise his "The Good Wife" role of Louis Canning on the spin-off series. Additionally, Hugh Dancy is slated to recur as Caleb, "a former military officer who now works as an associate at the huge multi-national law firm that has acquired Reddick Boseman & Lockhart. However, his wit and decency threaten to make him a better fit with Diane and Co. than the overlords." (Deadline.com, TVLine.com, 1/12)
INTELLIGENCE (Showtime) - The pay channel has opted not to proceed with Mark Boal's proposed drama series, which would explore the secret inner workings of power - how espionage intersects with politics, finance, media and Silicon Valley. A writers' room was commissioned back in April. It's understood "the project will not make it to the pilot stage after not coming together creatively." (Deadline.com)
MARE OF EASTTOWN (HBO) - Craig Zobel has signed a two-year overall deal with the pay channel. As part of the pact, he'll join the Kate Winslet-led series as a director and executive producer. He succeeds Gavin O'Connor, who had to bow out from helming due to scheduling reasons. (Deadline.com)
SEE (Apple TV+) - Dave Bautista has signed onto the show's second season in a yet-to-be-revealed role. (Deadline.com)
STATION ELEVEN (HBO Max) - Gael García Bernal is the latest to recur on the Emily St. John Mandel limited series adaptation as Arthur, "a famous actor from a small island off the coast of Mexico." (Deadline.com)





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· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· GOOD FIGHT, THE (CBSAA)
· GOOD WIFE, THE (CBS)
· INTELLIGENCE (SHOWTIME)
· MARE OF EASTTOWN (HBO)
· SEE (APPLE TV PLUS)
· STATION ELEVEN (HBO MAX)





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