NBC has ordered two hourlong pilots, Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist and Emergence, per Deadline.
Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist is a musical dramedy from Austin Winsberg (The Sound of Music Reside!, 9JKL, Gossip Woman, Jake in Progress), Eric and Kim Tannenbaum, Common Music Group and Lionsgate TV. The pilot will likely be written by Winsberg and directed by Paul Feig (A Easy Favor, The Warmth, Freaks and Geeks). Deadline notes the venture is tonally described tonally as What Ladies Need meets La La Land.
Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist follows a whip-smart however socially awkward lady in her late 20’s who’s all of the sudden in a position to hear the innermost ideas of individuals round her as songs and even huge musical numbers that they carry out only for her. With this new capability at her disposal, she is ready to use her “present” to not solely assist herself perceive individuals in her life but additionally to assist others round her.
Emergence is a thriller drama from Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters (Kevin In all probability Saves the World, Agent Carter, Resurrection), Paul McGuigan (Designated Survivor, Devious Maids, Carnival Row) and ABC Studios. The pilot will likely be written by Fazekas and Butters and directed by McGuigan. Emergence is described as a thriller drama, character-driven style thriller.
Emergence facilities on a sheriff who takes in a younger baby that she finds close to the positioning of a mysterious accident who has no reminiscence of what has occurred. The investigation attracts her right into a conspiracy bigger than she ever imagined, and the kid’s identification is on the middle of all of it.