Fox pilots


Other network pilots: CBS, NBC, ABC

(w) = writer (d) = director (ep) = executive producer


The Oaks (series commitment)
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV
TEAM: David Schulner (w) , Shawn Ryan, Gina Matthews, Grant Scharbo, Michael Cuesta (w)
SYNOPSIS: Follows the lives of three families, in different time periods, who all occupy the same house haunted by a restless spirit.
CAST: Sienna Guillory, Matt Lanter, Shannon Lucio, Romy Rosemont, Michael Rispoli

TITLE: Fringe (series commitment)
STUDIO: Warner Bros. TV/Bad Robot
TEAM: J.J. Abrams, Roberto Orci (w), Alex Kurtzman (w)
SYNOPSIS: Young, tough FBI agent is forced to confront the spread of unexplained phenomena and work with a XX scientist and his son
CAST: Anna Torv, John Noble, Joshua Jackson

TITLE: Queen B (series commitment)
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV
TEAM: Ryan Murphy (w), Richard Levine (w), Lyn Greene (w)
SYNOPSIS: Female workplace drama

TITLE: Dollhouse (seven-episode order)
STUDIO: 20th Century Fox TV
TEAM: Joss Whedon (w)
SYNOPSIS: A group of men and women who are imprinted with different personalities for different assignments
CAST: Eliza Dushku

TITLE: Untitled Samuel Baum
STUDIO: Imagine Television
TEAM: Brian Grazer (ep), David Nevins (ep), Samuel Baum (ep/w)
SYNOPSIS: A man adept at reading facial expressions and body language to determine whether someone is telling the truth pairs up with a female clinical psychologist and together, they help solve mysteries for the police as well as their private clients.

TITLE: Inseparable
STUDIO: ABC Television Studios
TEAM: Shaun Cassidy (ep/w)
SYNOPSIS: A modern-day Jekyll and Hyde tale about a partially paralyzed forensic psychiatrist (Toby Stephens) with a split personality whose alter ego is a charismatic criminal.
CAST: Toby Stephens


TITLE: Outnumbered
STUDIO: MRC/Hat Trick Prods.
TEAM: Larry Levin (w)
SYNOPSIS: Parents struggle to raise three intelligent and curious children -- based on a British series.

TITLE: Spaced
STUDIO: Warner Bros. TV/Wonderland Sound and Vision/Granada America
TEAM: Adam Barr (w), McG, Peter Johnson, Robert Green
SYNOPSIS: Revolves around two strangers who pose as a married couple in order to rent an apartment and become intimately involved with the other misfits in the building -- based on a British series.

TITLE: Starting Under (series commitment)
STUDIO: Warner Bros. TV
TEAM: Bruce Helford (w) , Andy Ackerman (d) , Deborah Oppenheimer
SYNOPSIS: Multi-camera comedy focusing on a larger-than-life and opinionated man who, after a divorce, finds himself living with and working for his introverted twenty-something son
CAST: Bernie Mac

TITLE: Don't Bring Frank
STUDIO: Sony Pictures Television, BBC Worldwide Prods.
TEAM: Philip Stark (ep/w), Ian Moffitt (ep), Paul Telegdy (ep),
SYNOPSIS: Frank Spencer is an overly energetic, under-coordinated guy whose every move precipitates havoc -- based on a British format.