Syfy Unveils Development Slate
Syfy has announced its latest development slate, including series starring Lee Majors and Kevin Sorbo, reports VARIETY.
ME AND LEE follows a young man who throws out his back and winds up becoming bionic at the hands of Lee Majors. Matthew Salzberg and Jenji Kohan are the writers and exec producers. Steven Pearl and Lionsgate are producing.
Sorbo will himself as well in LEGENDARY, where he teams with fans to fight real monsters. David Eick and writers Adam Karp and Royal McGraw created the concept. Universal Cable Prods. is producing.
KING OF THE HILL's John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky developed HUMAN RELATIONS, which follows a temp who learns that his new employer is really an alien bent on destroying the world. Altschuler and Krinsky will exec produce with Michael Rotenberg and Tom Lassally. Scott Prendergast is penning the pilot. Universal Cable Prods. is producing.
SANCTUARY's Damian Kindler, Martin Wood and Amanda Tapping have created SHERWOOD, which sets the Robin Hood tale in the 23rd century. Kindler is penning the pilot and My Plastic Badgers Prods. is producing.
BALL AND CHAIN follows ex-lovers who dodge a meteorite crash that gives them superpowers. The only problem is that their powers only work when they are near each other. Andrew Miller is penning the pilot and exec producing with Bob Cooper. Universal Cable Prods. and FremantleMedia North America are producing.
ORION follows a female intergalactic relic hunter who sells her discovers on the black market. Dirk Blackman and Howard McCain will pen the pilot and exec produce with George Krstic and Ryuhei Kitamura. Universal Cable Prods. is producing.
ZEROES follows a team of zombie killers set to protect a city when the undead breach the outer walls. David Kenin and Steve Brenner are exec producing with co-exec producers Chris Provost and Dave Hales.