Schedule of Upcoming Musical Television Series

By .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
23 Dec 2014

The following is a list of upcoming television series that are musicals or have musical elements. If you would like to submit any updates, please email dgewirtzman@playbill.com.

UPCOMING

BRANSON FAMOUS

  • Station: TruTV
  • Premiere Date: December 29, 2014
  • Cast: The Mabe Family
  • A "reality musical" going behind the scenes of the long-running Branson, MO variety show "The Baldknobbers Jamboree."
  • Latest Update: n/a

GALAVANT

  • Station: ABC
  • Premiere Date: January 4, 2015
  • Writers: Dan Fogelman, Alan Menken, Glenn Slater
  • Cast: Karen David, Mallory Jansen, Vinnie Jones, Timothy Omundson, Joshua Sasse, Luke Youngblood
  • A musical comedy about a fallen hero who seeks revenge on the evil king who stole the love of his life.
  • Latest Update: PHOTO CALL: First Look at the Cast of the ABC Musical Fairytale Series "Galavant" (12/19/2014)



 

IN DEVELOPMENT

THE 1970S

  • Station: NBC
  • Writer: TBA
  • Cast: TBA
  • A 10-hour series exploring the 1970s through the eyes of the music executives and artists of the era.
  • Latest Update: n/a

CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIENDS

  • Station: Showtime
  • Writers: Rachel Bloom, Aline Brosh McKenna
  • Cast: Rachel Bloom
  • A comedy with musical elements about a woman who leaves her job at a New York law firm to find love in West Covina, CA.
  • Latest Update: n/a

RATED P FOR PARENTHOOD

  • Station: ABC Family
  • Writer: Jamie Denbo
  • Cast: TBA
  • A musical comedy based on Sandy Rustin, Dan Lipton and David Rossmer's stage musical about the struggles of being a parent.
  • Latest Update: n/a

ROBIN HOOD & MARIAN

  • Station: NBC
  • Writer: Evan "Kidd" Bogart, Evan "Kidd" Bogart
  • Cast: TBA
  • A 10-hour musical series, set in England in 1190, exploring the history behind Robin Hood.
  • Latest Update: n/a

ROMEO & JULIET

  • Station: Fox
  • Writer: TBA
  • Cast: TBA
  • A musical mini-series offering a contemporary take on the classic Shakespeare play.
  • Latest Update: n/a

SCHOOL OF ROCK

  • Station: Nickelodeon
  • Premiere Date: Spring 2015
  • Writers: Jim Armogida, Steve Armogida
  • Cast: TBA
  • A musical comedy based on the 2003 film about a musician who pretends to be a substitute fourth grade teacher.
  • Latest Update: n/a

SING WITH ME

THE SOUND OF THE SUMNERS

TUNED

UNTITLED TODD GRAFF PROJECT