The CW is staying busy announcing a number of new pilot projects.
First up is a series based on Nancy Drew a character that predates Superman in pop culture. The show will follow her during the summer after her high school graduation. Though Nancy plans to leave her hometown for college, a family tragedy keeps her at home for another year, and she finds herself caught up in a “ghostly murder investigation” that leads her to uncover dark secrets along the way.
This is not the first time a Pilot has been based on the popular female detective indeed there were two attempts since 2015.
The second pilot is Jane The Novela a spinoff of Jane The Virgin. This show is a telenovela anthology series in the tradition of JANE THE VIRGIN, where each season is based on a different fictional novel “written by” Jane Villanueva and narrated by the author herself.
The first installment takes place at a Napa Valley Vineyard, where family secrets (and family members) don’t stay buried for long.
The third pilot is a show based on The Lost Boys here’s the tagline:
Welcome to sunny seaside Santa Carla, home to a beautiful boardwalk, all the cotton candy you can eat…and a secret underworld of vampires. After the sudden death of their father, two brothers move to Santa Carla with their mother, who hopes to start anew in the town where she grew up. But the brothers find themselves drawn deeper and deeper into the seductive world of Santa Carla’s eternally beautiful and youthful undead.