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Topic: New TV Comedy about Magic
Message: Posted by: imgic (Jan 18, 2019 09:07PM)
Saw article about new SITCOM that looks like itís based on The Magic Castle:

LIKE MAGIC

Studio: Universal Television

Production company: CannyLads

EP/W: Bridget Kyle & Vicky Luu

EP/Supervising: Matt Hubbard

EP/D: Julie Anne Robinson

EP/NW: Kelly Pancho

Logline: A workplace comedy that follows an optimistic young woman pursuing her dream to be a headlining magician in the eccentric and ego-driven world of the Magic Palace. (Single-cam)

https://deadline.com/2019/01/kenan-thompson-comedy-saving-kenan-nbc-pilot-order-like-magic-1202537999/
Message: Posted by: debjit (Mar 25, 2019 05:26PM)
Any update on this?
Message: Posted by: ekins (Mar 25, 2019 10:08PM)
Looks like the pilot is still coming but I couldn't find a date.

https://deadline.com/2019/03/like-magic-freddie-stroma-hayley-magnus-cast-nbc-comedy-pilot-1202568133/
Message: Posted by: imgic (Apr 8, 2019 07:59PM)
Saw article in Variety that Chris Angel is guest altering:

https://variety.com/2019/tv/news/criss-angel-like-magic-nbc-1203181764/
Message: Posted by: MJE (Apr 8, 2019 09:17PM)
[quote]On Apr 8, 2019, imgic wrote:
Chris Angel is guest altering: [/quote]

Can't wait.....
Message: Posted by: Andrew Zuber (Apr 9, 2019 10:28AM)
This project is currently in the pilot stage, so it doesn't yet have a series order. We'll know closer to May if it will be picked up.
I'm not affiliated with the show but I'm a TV writer so we go through this process every spring with network TV pilots. Fingers crossed!