Kath and Kim readies amid strike action
The show now has a director in Paul Feig.
Kath and Kim is one of the formats NBC exec Ben Silverman is pushing forward with the strike looking like a long haul. NBC also has cop drama Blue Blood, a serial killer drama from producer Peter Berg, a con-man comedy called Zip, and a new version of The A Team. Silverman boasts that he has half a dozen pilots ready to shoot.
ABC has a new comedy from Friends’ Marta Kauffman, Leap. It also has Candy about a mom who is also a detective, and Crime Prevention Unit. There are two God-related shows Letters to God and Miracle Man. ABC also has the US version of Life on Mars.
CBS has a new Bruckheimer drama about a professor who battles threats that arise from science and nature, Eleventh Hour. The Cure is about a child healer who gets into peoples’ minds. It also has a drama about a woman who writes about her immigrant family, as well as a sudsy drama about three Asian-American women. CBS will also adapt the UK’s Worst Week of my Life.
FOX has a comedy about a community of gated aliens and dramas including Anatomy of Fear, DC Metro and The FBI. It also has the haunted house show The Oaks.