Upfronts 2022: McG Goes 3-For-3 Pilot-To-Series In Return To Broadcast TV

mgJoe, who has been busy producing films for Netflix, returned to broadcast television this season with three pilots on three different networks for his Wonderland Sound & Vision banner, true lieBased on the 1994 film by James Cameron on CBS; not dead yet Starring Gina Rodriguez on ABC; and Jensen Eckels-produced divine prequel Winchesters on CW. In the last few days, all three were roped in for the series. Additionally, BET+ just picked up the series from Wonderland average joeProduced by Rob Cullen and starring Deion Cole.

The slate of four series to air is reminiscent of Wonderland’s most prolific time in television a decade ago, when the company also had four series. supernatural, nikita, chuck And human Target. The company’s executive team includes McG’s longtime partner, Mary Viola, who serves as president, and EVP Corey Marsh.

true lie, whose pilot was written/executed by Matt Nix and directed/executed by Anthony Hemingway McG. passion project for who led several previous efforts to develop adaptations of the series over the past six years, until Knix went into the series.

single camera comedy not dead yet, Produced by and starring Gina Rodriguez, based on the book “Confessions of a 40-Something Fell Up” by Alexandra Potter, which Marsh found and brought to company. David Windsor and Casey Johnson are producer/EP; Dean Holland directed and executed the pilot.

McG is not involved in Winchesters But she has an EP because of her role in the series Motherhood divine, Following the success of the company’s Fox/WBTV hit, Wonderland came out of a major blind style commitment from Warner Bros. TV. Oc, This led to a chariot spanning 15 years spanning two networks, WB and CW.

The last 7 movies from Wonderland on Netflix have reached #1 on the service Holiday, Love Hard, Tall Girl 1&2 Midwife 1 and 2, rim of the world – Ranking as the top 2 performing romcoms for streamers even with the first two.

The company is currently in post-production on its next Netflix film, the Joy King starrer Unattractive, Based on the popular book series of the same name. Wonderland is also currently in pre-production music Starring Cami Mendes for Amazon, which begins shooting next month.

On the TV side, as of the deadline informed ofThe company is developing the Annie Mumolo-Emily Goldwyn series bad habit, Set with Mumolo Star.