ABC has been busy this pilot season, picking up five dramas, including crime dramas from both sides of the law, a Biblical epic, and a “dramedy”—which isn’t a real word, and we refuse to find out what it means. First, the good guys:Show More Summary
Wind and rocks did bad things to Matt Kuchar on Saturday, and he wasn't even piloting a sailboat. He was playing golf.
Fighter Pilot: Operation Red Flag is an IMAX film centered on the experiences of a USAF F-15 Eagle fighter pilot, then-Captain John Stratton, who wants to be professionally successful as a fighter pilot. It chronicles his experience during USAF Red […]
NBC haspickeduptwonewdramapilotsabouttwothingsAmericaloves—snipersandnakedwomen.ThefirstpilotorderisforashowcalledBlindspot,andyes—it’stheoneaboutthenudelady.FromDeadline:WrittenbyL.A.ComplexcreatorMartinGero, Blindspot kicksoffwitha beautifulwoman,withnomemoriesofherpast,whoisfoundnakedinTimesSquarewithherbodyfullycoveredinintricatetattoos.
An "ordinary" flight plan, filed by a pilot whose goal is to get from point A to point B, has a fairly simple format: a point of origin, a route, and a destination. The origin and destination are typically airports. (Those of you who...Show More Summary
Ah, NBC. Someday there will be a critically acclaimed Game Of Thrones-style epic about all of the crazy stuff it pulled while trying to reclaim its former glory (the monkey doctor show story arc will be especially thrilling). For now,...Show More Summary
Masdar City will soon be home to an ‘innovative’ new energy + agriculture pilot project that’ll seek to efficiently produce both food and biofuel feedstock, according to recent reports. The project will aim to transform desert land into...Show More Summary
The Daily Mail, the pinnacle of reputable journalism, ran a story this week about how many Japanese flight attendants are apparently turning to prostitution to make up for wage cuts. Apparently their wages have been cut from £28,000Show More Summary
At least the two Northwest Airlines pilots who flew 150 miles past their appointed runaway didn't claim "daydreaming" as a distraction. Instead, they asserted that they were caught up in doing business on their laptops.
Snipers are a hot topic in the news cycle with the success of American Sniper and America might be seeing more of them on the small screen with the announcement that NBC has picked up the pilot for a series called Endgame. The Hollywood...Show More Summary
Bringing the network's drama pilot haul to eight, off one from last year. read more
Mark Burnett and Roma Downey are rapidly expanding their spirituality-based scripted TV brand. NBC has given a pilot order to their drama Unveiled. Also getting a pilot order at the network was medical drama Heart Matters. Both hail from the network’s sister studio, Universal TV. Show More Summary
The network nabs 'Runner' from Fox as well as a restaurant dramedy from Rashida Jones. read more
ABC joined the pilot pickup action tonight with five hourlong orders to gun trade drama Runner, biblical drama Of Kings & Prophets, family dramedy Mix, true crime drama LA Crime and terrorist drama Quantico. Of them, three come from ABC sibling ABC Studio and one each from 20th TV and Warner Bros. Show More Summary
ABC has picked up five new drama pilots, including a “biblical saga” from Exodus: Gods & Kings writers Adam Cooper and
"Blindspot" hails from 'Bored to Death' scribe Martin Gero. read more
Salman of Saudi Arabia – the new Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz was declared Saudi Arabia’s king after a pledge of allegiance by the kingdom’s royal family. Al Arabiya reported: Salman bin Abdulaziz has become Saudi Arabia’s king and Prince … Continue reading ?
NBC is getting close to the finish line in its drama pilot orders with a second pickup today to Blindspot, from Greg Berlanti Prods. and Warner Bros TV, which had a script commitment with hefty penalty. Written by L.A. Complex creator...Show More Summary
'Endgame' will be written by 'Leverage' co-creator John Rogers. read more
As NBC is pinning its hopes for a Thursday ratings turnaround on The Blacklist, which is getting ready to move to the competitive night, the network is betting on another conspiracy thriller from the producers of its flagship drama, Sony...Show More Summary