Cameron Crowe and J.J. Abrams’ music-themed pilot “Roadies” has been picked up to series with ten episodes in the works for Showtime.
Crowe posted to his website The Uncool today confirming the news, saying: “YES! Roadies has been picked up by Showtime. Stay tuned for 10 stories about life, music, love and all points in between.”
The series follows the “reckless, romantic, funny and often poignant lives of a committed group of ‘roadies’ who live for music and the de facto family they’ve formed along the way.” Luke Wilson and Carla Gugino lead the cast.
Crowe, Abrams, Bryan Burk and showrunner Winnie Holzman will executive produce the series and the first teaser trailer is already online below: