2017-18 Pilot Season Casting Report

AS OF MARCH 15, 2017
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Certain projects are being covered in New York by independent CDs and are indicated below as “(Covering).”

nbc
Show Title Duration Genre
Casting – LA Casting – NY
Relatively Happy
(fka The Happy Peppers)
1/2 hr comedy Julie Ashton Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Sackett Sisters, The 1/2 hr comedy Jill Anthony Thomas
Gillian O’Neill
Julie Tucker
Ross Meyerson
(covering)
Spaced Out
(shooting)
1/2 hr comedy Brett Benner
Debby Romano
Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Untitled Charlie Grandy/Mindy Kaling Pilot 1/2 hr comedy Collin Daniel
Brett Greenstein
Julie Tucker
Ross Meyerson
(covering)
Untitled Kourtney Kang Pilot 1/2 hr comedy Anya Colloff
Michael Nicolo
Jessica Daniels
Untitled Meyers/O’Brien Pilot 1/2 hr comedy Jill Anthony Thomas
Gillian O’Neill
Julie Tucker
Ross Meyerson
(covering)
What About Barb? 1/2 hr comedy Dava Waite Peaslee Studio/Network Casting:
Janet Murphy-Butler
Drama High 1 hr drama Telsey + Co.:
Tiffany Little Canfield
Josh Einsohn
Telsey + Co.:
Bernard Telsey
Justin Huff
For God And Country 1 hr drama John Frank Levey Julie Tucker
Ross Meyerson
(covering)
Good Girls
(shooting)
1 hr drama UDK: Liz Dean Network Casting:
Jennifer McNamara-Shroff
Redliners 1 hr drama Sara Isaacson
Eric Souliere
Julie Tucker
Ross Meyerson
(covering)
Reverie
(shooting)
1 hr drama Cami Patton
Jennifer Lare
Julie Tucker
Ross Meyerson
(covering)
Untitled Warren Leight Pilot 1 hr drama __ Allison Estrin
Henry Russell Bergstein

 

abc
Show Title
Duration
Genre
Casting – LA
Casting – NY
Charlie Foxtrot 1/2 hr comedy Leslie Gelles-Raymond
Greg Orson
Studio/Network Casting:
Janet Murphy-Butler
Household Name 1/2 hr comedy Collin Daniel
Brett Greenstein
Julie Tucker
Ross Meyerson
(covering)
Jalen vs. Everybody 1/2 hr comedy Anya Colloff
Michael Nicolo
Jessica Daniels
Libby & Malcolm
(wrapped)
1/2 hr comedy Alexis Frank Koczara
Christine Shevchenko
Network Casting:
Marci Phillips
Losing It 1/2 hr comedy Susie Farris Network Casting:
Marci Phillips
Raised By Wolves 1/2 hr comedy Julie Ashton Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Splitting Up Together 1/2 hr comedy Tim Payne Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Start Up 1/2 hr comedy Dorian Frankel
Sibby Kirschgessner
Studio/Network Casting:
Janet Murphy-Butler
Untitled City Mayor Pilot 1/2 hr comedy Anya Colloff
Michael Nicolo
Telsey + Co.:
Bernard Telsey
Justin Huff
Marci Phillips
Untitled Single Dad Pilot 1/2 hr comedy Susan Vash Studio/Network Casting:
Janet Murphy-Butler
Untitled The Goldbergs Spinoff 1/2 hr comedy Leslie Litt Network Casting:
Marci Phillips
Crossing, The
(shooting)
1 hr drama Sheila Jaffe
Gail Goldberg
Network Casting:
Marci Phillips
Deception
(shooting)
1 hr drama David Rapaport
Lyndsey Baldasare
Suzanne Ryan

Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson

Doomsday
(shooting)
1 hr drama UDK: Carol Kritzer Studio/Network Casting:
Janet Murphy-Butler
Good Doctor, The 1 hr drama Kim Coleman Studio/Network Casting:
Janet Murphy-Butler
Gospel of Kevin, The
(shooting)
1 hr drama Patrick Rush Network Casting:
Marci Phillips
Las Reinas 1 hr drama Carla Hool Network Casting:
Marci Phillips
Marvel’s Inhumans 1 hr drama Undisclosed per CD Undisclosed per CD
Salamander 1 hr drama Studio/Network Casting:
Janet Murphy-Butler
Julie Tucker
Ross Meyerson
(covering)
Trustee, The
(shooting)
1 hr drama Carrie Audino
Laura Schiff
Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Unit Zero 1 hr drama Deanna Brigidi Network Casting:
Marci Phillips
Untitled Drama Project 1 hr drama Junie Lowry-Johnson
Libby Goldstein
__
Untitled Marc Cherry Pilot 1 hr drama Scott Genkinger
Deborah George
Network Casting:
Marci Phillips
Untitled Paul William Davies Pilot
(shooting)
1 hr drama Linda Lowy
John Brace
Network Casting:
Marci Phillips

 

cbs
Show Title
Duration
Genre
Casting – LA
Casting – NY
9J, 9K, 9L 1/2 hr comedy Susie Farris Network Casting:
Amy Herzig
Katharina Eggmann
Brothered Up 1/2 hr comedy Tracy Lilienfield Telsey + Co.:
Bernard Telsey
Justin Huff
Hannah Royce’s Questionable Choices 1/2 hr comedy Alexis Frank Koczara
Christine Shevchenko
Network Casting:
Amy Herzig
Katharina Eggmann
Living Biblically 1/2 hr comedy Lisa Ystrom
Michael Testa
Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Me, Myself And I 1/2 hr comedy Susan Vash Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Real Life 1/2 hr comedy Gayle Pillsbury
Bonnie Zane
Network Casting:
Amy Herzig
Katharina Eggmann
Untitled Chris DiStefano
(shooting)
1/2 hr comedy Marc Hirschfeld
Geralyn Flood
Marc Hirschfeld
Young Sheldon
(straight to series)
1/2 hr comedy Nikki Valko
Ken Miller
Peter Pappas
Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Get, The 1 hr drama Jason La Padura
Natalie Hart
Kendra Patterson
Network Casting:
Amy Herzig
Katharina Eggmann
Killer Instinct
(aka Instinct – shooting)
1 hr drama Mark Saks Mark Saks
Mission Control 1 hr drama April Webster
Erica Silverman Bream
Telsey + Co.:
Bernard Telsey
Justin Huff
Perfect Citizen
(shooting)
1 hr drama Telsey + Co.:
Tiffany Little Canfield
Josh Einsohn
Conrad Woolfe
Telsey + Co.:
Bernard Telsey
David Vaccari
Salvation
(straight to series)
1 hr drama Jason La Padura
Natalie Hart
Network Casting:
Amy Herzig
Katharina Eggmann
S.W.A.T. 1 hr drama Sharon Bialy
Sherrie Thomas
Russell Scott
Network Casting:
Amy Herzig
Katharina Eggmann
Untitled Attanasio/Goldberg Pilot (fka El Jefe)
(pushed)
1 hr drama Alyson Silverberg
Jonathan Clay Harris
Network Casting:
Amy Herzig
Katharina Eggmann
Untitled Jenny Lumet Pilot 1 hr drama Elizabeth Barnes Laura Rosenthal
Jodi Angstreich
Maribeth Fox
Untitled Navy Seal Pilot 1 hr drama Risa Bramon Garcia
Arlie Day
Christy Faison
Network Casting:
Amy Herzig
Katharina Eggmann
Wisdom of the Crowd 1 hr drama Lisa Beach
Sarah Katzman
Network Casting:
Amy Herzig
Katharina Eggmann

 

fox
Show Title
Duration
Genre
Casting – LA
Casting – NY
Amy’s Brother 1/2 hr comedy Eyde Belasco Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Ghosted 1/2 hr comedy Juel Bestrop Network Casting:
Clint Alexander
LA –> VEGAS 1/2 hr comedy Blyth Nailing Network Casting:
Clint Alexander
Linda From HR 1/2 hr comedy Gayle Pillsbury
Bonnie Zane
Jessica Daniels
Orville
(straight to series)
1/2 hr comedy Sheila Jaffe
Gail Goldberg
Network Casting:
Clint Alexander
Thin Ice 1/2 hr comedy Yesi Ramirez
Wittney Horton
Network Casting:
Clint Alexander
Type A 1/2 hr comedy Jeff Greenberg Jessica Daniels
Untitled Fox Comedy Pilot
(wrapped)
1/2 hr comedy Alyssa Weisberg __ 
Beast, The
(pushed)
1 hr drama Debi Manwiller
Russell Boast
Network Casting:
Clint Alexander
Behind Enemy Lines 1 hr drama UDK: Alex Newman Network Casting:
Clint Alexander
Controversy 1 hr drama Telsey + Co.:
Tiffany Little Canfield
Josh Einsohn
Telsey + Co.:
Bernard Telsey
David Vaccari
Heaven 1 hr drama Dylann Brander
Megan Branman
Network Casting:
Clint Alexander
Passage, The 1 hr drama UDK:
Eric Dawson
Network Casting:
Clint Alexander
Resident, The 1 hr drama Rebecca Mangieri
Wendy Weidman
Jessica Daniels
Untitled University Project
(fka Controversy)
1 hr drama Telsey + Co.:
Tiffany Little Canfield
Josh Einsohn
Telsey + Co.:
Bernard Telsey
David Vaccari

 

CW
Show Title
Duration Genre Casting – LA Casting – NY
Black Lightning 1 hr drama Vickie Thomas Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Dynasty 1 hr drama Sandi Logan Rob Decina
Insatiable 1 hr drama Debi Manwiller
Russell Boast
Rob Decina
Life Sentence
(shooting)
1 hr drama Jennifer Cooper Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Searchers
(shooting)
1 hr drama Danielle Aufiero
Barbara Fiorentino
Amber Horn
Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
Valor 1 hr drama Meghan Branman Rob Decina
REMINDER:
Due to ever-increasing year-round casting, many cable & streaming network pilots have already wrapped (shown in gray)
Show Title Duration Genre Casting – LA Casting – NY
Mogadishu, Minnesota
(wrapped)
1 hr drama Junie Lowry-Johnson __ 
Succession
(wrapped)
1 hr drama Francine Maisler Douglas Aibel
Henry Russell Bergstein

 

netflix
*Unlike traditional network pilots, Netflix primarily greenlights its “pilots” straight to series. The following are straight to series projects currently casting.
Show Title
Duration
Genre
Casting – LA
Casting – NY
Atypical
(fka Antarctica)
1 hr drama Telsey + Co.:
Tiffany Little Canfield
Josh Einsohn
Telsey + Co.:
Bernard Telsey
(Episode 1 only)
Altered Carbon 1 hr drama Rick Pagano __
Disjointed 1/2 hr comedy Nikki Valko
Ken Miller
Tara Treacy
Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson
(Episode 1 only)
Lost In Space 1 hr drama John Papsidera __
Marvel’s Iron Fist 1 hr drama Unlisted per CD Unlisted per CD
Seven Seconds 1 hr drama Junie Lowry-Johnson
Libby Goldstein
(Episode 1 only)
Julie Tucker
Ross Meyerson
Untitled Spike Lee Pilot
(aka She’s Gotta Have It – currently on hiatus)
1 hr drama Kim Coleman __

 

Show Title
Duration
Genre
Casting – LA
Casting – NY
Budding Prospects
(wrapped)
1/2 hr comedy Vickie Thomas __ 
Kicks, The
(straight to series – on hiatus)
1/2 hr comedy Alexis Frank Koczara
Christine Shevchenko
__
Legend of Master Legend, The
(wrapped)
1/2 hr comedy Rachel Tenner __
Carnival Row
(TBD)
1 hr drama April Webster
Erica Silverman Bream
__
Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, The
(wrapped)
1 hr drama Jeanie Bacharach Meredith Tucker
Potomac (straight to series)
(fka Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan)
1 hr drama April Webster __
Strange New Things
(wrapped)
1 hr drama Debra Zane __ 

 

Show Title
Duration
Genre
Casting – LA
Casting – NY
Untitled Hulu Drama Pilot
(shooting)
1 hr drama Patrick Rush Network Casting:
Marci Phillips
Handmaid’s Tale, The
(straight to series – on hiatus)
1 hr drama Sharon Bialy
Sherry Thomas
Russell Scott
__

 

Show Title Duration Genre Casting – LA Casting – NY
Guest Book, The
(straight to series – on hiatus)
1/2 hr comedy Collin Daniel
Brett Greenstein
__
Untitled Tracy Morgan Pilot
(straight to series)
1/2 hr comedy Kerry Barden
Paul Schnee
Kerry Barden
Paul Schnee

 

Show Title Duration Genre Casting – LA Casting – NY
Claws
(wrapped)
1 hr dramedy Amanda Mackey
Cathy Sandrich Gelfond
Studio Casting:
Meg Simon
Findlay Davidson 
Let The Right One In
(wrapped)
1 hr drama Laura Schiff
Carrie Audino
Kendra Shay Clark
__
Monsters of God 1 hr drama John Papsidera __

 

Show Title Duration Genre Casting – LA Casting – NY
Singularity 1/2 hr comedy Francine Maisler
Melissa Kostenbauder
Jessica Kelly
Suzanne Smith Crowley
Kate Geller
Mayans MC 1 hr drama Wendy O’Brien Jessica Daniels

 

Show Title Duration Genre Casting – LA Casting – NY
Forever Boys
(wrapped)
1/2 hr comedy Barbie Block
Sally Stiner
__ 
Right Hand Boys
(wrapped)
1/2 hr comedy Danielle Aufiero
Amber Horn
__ 
Untitled That’s So Raven Pilot 1/2 hr comedy Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd
Howard Meltzer
__

 

Show Title Duration Genre Casting – LA Casting – NY
TBA

 

Show Title Duration Genre Casting – LA Casting – NY
Mating
(wrapped)
1/2 hr comedy __  Jessica Kelly
Suzanne Smith Crowley
Untitled Frankie Shaw Pilot
(fka Smilf – wrapped)
1/2 hr comedy Deanna Brigidi Network Casting:
Marci Phillips
White Famous 1/2 hr comedy Felicia Fasano __
Chi, The
(straight to series)
1 hr drama Carmen Cuba __

 

AMC
Show Title Duration Genre Casting – LA Casting – NY
Lodge 49 1 hr drama Debra Zane __
Dietland 1 hr dramedy Rich Delia __

 

Show Title Duration Genre Casting – LA Casting – NY
Damnation
(wrapped)
1 hr drama Junie Lowry-Johnson
Libby Goldstein
__  
Sinner, The
(wrapped)
1 hr drama Cami Patton
Jennifer Lare
Douglas Aibel
Stephanie Holbrook
Henry Russell Bergstein
Unsolved 1 hr drama Jennifer Cooper __