For Life (TV series)

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For Life
Genre
Created byHank Steinberg
StarringBoris McGiver
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)Alison Greenspan
Curtis Jackson
Doug Robinson
Hank Steinberg
Issac Wright, Jr.
George Tillman, Jr.
Camera setupSingle-camera
Running time45 minutes
Production company(s)G-Unit Film & Television
Doug Robinson Productions
ABC Studios
Sony Pictures Television
Release
Original networkABC

For Life is an upcoming American legal drama television series created by Hank Steinberg that is set to premiere on ABC. The series will debut as a mid-season entry during the 2019–2020 season.

Premise[edit]

The series centers around a former prison inmate becoming a lawyer.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

Development[edit]

On October 11, 2018, it was announced that ABC had given the pilot production production commitment.[7] The pilot was written by Hank Steinberg who was also set to executive produce alongside with Alison Greenspan, Curtis Jackson, Doug Robinson, Issac Wright Jr. and George Tillman Jr. Production companies involved with the pilot include G-Unit Film & Television, Doug Robinson Productions, ABC Studios and Sony Pictures Television. On February 8, 2019, the production officially received a pilot order.[8]

On May 11, 2019, it was announced that ABC had given the series order, now titled For Life, together with United We Fall.[9] A few days later, it was announced that the series would premiere as a mid-season replacement in the spring of 2020.[10]

Casting[edit]

In March 2019, it was announced that Nicholas Pinnock, Indira Varma, Joy Bryant, Mary Stuart Masterson, Boris McGiver, Tyla Harris and Dorian Missick had joined cast the in the pilot's lead roles.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Andreeva, Nellie; Andreeva, Nellie (7 March 2019). "Nicholas Pinnock To Headline ABC Drama Pilot From Hank Steinberg & 50 Cent". Retrieved 12 May 2019.
  2. ^ Petski, Nellie Andreeva,Denise; Andreeva, Nellie; Petski, Denise (8 March 2019). "Indira Varma To Star In ABC Drama Pilot From Hank Steinberg & 50 Cent". Retrieved 12 May 2019.
  3. ^ Petski, Denise; Petski, Denise (11 March 2019). "Joy Bryant To Co-Star In ABC Drama Pilot From Hank Steinberg & 50 Cent". Retrieved 12 May 2019.
  4. ^ Petski, Denise; Petski, Denise (20 March 2019). "'The Emperor Of Malibu' Casts Deborah S. Craig; Dorian Missick Joins ABC's Hank Steinberg/50 Cent Drama Pilot". Retrieved 12 May 2019.
  5. ^ a b Petski, Denise; Petski, Denise (14 March 2019). "Boris McGiver & Tyla Harris Join ABC's Drama Pilot From Hank Steinberg & 50 Cent; Deniz Akdeniz In Hannah Simone Comedy". Retrieved 12 May 2019.
  6. ^ Petski, Denise; Petski, Denise (13 March 2019). "Mary Stuart Masterson To Co-Star In ABC Drama Pilot From Hank Steinberg & 50 Cent". Retrieved 12 May 2019.
  7. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (October 11, 2018). "Isaac Wright Drama From 50 Cent, Hank Steinberg & Doug Robinson Set At ABC". from Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 19, 2019.
  8. ^ Petski, Denise (February 8, 2019). "ABC Orders Drama Pilot From Hank Steinberg & 50 Cent, Directed By George Tillman Jr. & Family Comedy 'United We Fall' From Julius Sharpe". from Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 19, 2019.
  9. ^ Petski, Nellie Andreeva,Denise; Andreeva, Nellie; Petski, Denise (11 May 2019). "Hank Steinberg/50 Cent Drama 'For Life' & 'United We Fall' Comedy Get ABC Series Orders". Retrieved 12 May 2019.
  10. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (May 14, 2019). "ABC Fall 2019-20 Schedule: Very Few Changes, 'The Rookie' Moves To Sunday, 'American Housewife' To Friday". from Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 14, 2019.

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