Pickups, Renewals and Cancellations: 7 December 2015


Amazon has commissioned The Collection, its first UK drama which tells the story of an illustrious Paris fashion house (think: Dior) just after World War II.

No Tomorrow is a new drama based on a Brazilian series which centres on a risk-averse quality-control assessor who falls for free-spirited thrill seeker Xavier, only to find out he lives his life that way because he believes the apocalypse is coming.

Amazon has confirmed its straight to series legal drama Trial will be released next year.

Those Who Can’t has been given a second season pick up before the first season has even debuted.

Shady Neighbors (Working Title) follows Tom and Wendy, a seemingly happy suburban couple who have let financial pressures drive them to the brink of divorce. But when they discover they’re too broke to split into two families, they turn to crime to finance their breakup.

A new season of Samurai Jack is in production for a return in 2016.

Gigi Does It has been canceled after a single season.

I Am Jazz has been renewed for a second season.

Nickelodeon has given a green light to viral sports clip series Crashletes (Working Title).

Amazon has bought the script for Forgive Me which chronicles the story of legendary newscaster Mike Wallace, who while he was building TV news empire Sixty Minutes, also struggled with a major chemical depression that he kept secret from friends and family until the end of his career.

Section 13 centers on a CIA black ops officer-turned-private contractor who, after a personal tragedy, joins a covert organization devoted to carrying out the most difficult and dangerous high-stakes assignments.

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