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[08/06/20 - 11:24 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, August 6
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!


BIG SKY (ABC) - Valerie Mahaffey is the latest bound for the upcoming drama as Helen Pergman: "Helen is a meticulous parent, weathering the ups and downs of a contentious relationship with her live-at-home adult son, Ronald (Brian Geraghty)." (Deadline.com)
DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (The CW) - Olivia Swann's Astra is slated to return as a regular on the show's sixth season. (TVLine.com)
HAUTE DOG (A.K.A. HOT DOG) (HBO Max) - Filming on the dog-grooming competition series has been completed in Simi Valley, California. The production "followed full union guidelines and COVID protocols, and made it to the finish line with zero positive test results from cast, crew and producers." (THR.com)
I CAN SEE YOUR VOICE (FOX) - The network's latest singing game show has resumed production. Ken Jeong hosts the series, which had filmed one episode before the COVID-19 shutdown. (Deadline.com)
NINE PERFECT STRANGERS (Hulu) - Bobby Cannavale will round out the principal cast of the Nicole Kidman/Melissa McCarthy-led limited series as Tony, the ninth "perfect" stranger. Michael Shannon, Regina Hall, Manny Jacinto, Tiffany Boone, Luke Evans, Melvin Gregg, Grace Van Patten, Asher Keddie and Samara Weaving also star. (Deadline.com)
STAY TUNED (AMC, New!) - Ian Goldberg and Richard Naing are set to team for a small screen take on the 1992 cult classic - about "a married couple who were unwittingly transported into their television and forced to survive an alternate universe inside "Hellvision" - at AMC Studios. Morgan Creek Entertainment, the company behind the original film, will also produce. (Deadline.com)





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· BIG SKY (ABC)
· DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (CW)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· HAUTE DOG (HBO MAX)
· I CAN SEE YOUR VOICE (FOX)
· NINE PERFECT STRANGERS (HULU)
· STAY TUNED (AMC)





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