ABC has green lit the one-hour period crime drama pilot “Poe” and the jet-setting soap “Pan Am” says The Live Feed.
Warner Bros. Pictures is behind “Poe” which is described as a crime procedural that follows Edgar Allan Poe as the world’s first detective, using unconventional methods to investigate dark mysteries in 19th-century Boston.
Chris Hollier penned the script and will serve as supervising producer alongside Dan Lin as executive producer.
“Pan Am” is described as a “sexy soap” that focuses on the stewardesses and pilots, and their adventures.
Jack Orman (“ER”) penned the script and Tommy Schlamme will direct the pilot. Schlamme, Orman, Sid Ganis and Nancy Hult Ganis will executive produce.