I’m coming to this six months late, but even so …
The Greatest American Hero* –PASSED OVER
Logline: Inspired by the 1980s TV show the comedy centers around Meera (New Girl’s Hannah Simone), a 30-year-old woman who loves tequila and karaoke and has spent her life searching and failing to find meaning, much to the chagrin of her traditional Indian-American family. An inexplicable event occurs that will change the course of Meera’s life forever: She is entrusted with a super suit to protect the planet. Meera may have finally found purpose, but the world has never been in more unreliable hands.
Cast: Hannah Simone (New Girl), George Wendt, Gia Sandhu, Zenobia Shroff, Shoniqua Shandai, Dennis Andres, Ellie Reed, Humphrey Ker
Team: W/EP Rachna Fruchbom; EP Nahnatchka Khan, Mandy Summers, Tawnia McKiernan; EP/D Christine Gernon
Studio: 20th Century Fox Television, ABC Studios, Fierce Baby
Location: Los Angeles
A half-hour sitcom version? What were they ever thinking?
After the break, the female-led reboot pilot that was tried first. Man, I am so glad they passed on it, too!
Now we need someone to leak the failed second reboot pilot.