MEDIA ALERT: “ORDINARY JOE”
NBC has ordered the drama “Ordinary Joe” to series.
• W/EP: Russel Friend, Garrett Lerner
• NW/EP: Matt Reeves, Adam Kassan, Rafi Crohn, Howard Klein
• D/EP (pilot only): Adam Davidson
• “I still remember when Matt Reeves shared this passion project back when I worked at Twentieth. Russel and Garrett wrote such a compelling and emotional script that was expertly executed from page to screen,” said Lisa Katz, President, Scripted Content, Entertainment and Streaming. “We love how ‘Ordinary Joe’ lets us experience the universal question of ‘what if’ through an incredible cast of characters and engaging storylines.”
• Cast: James Wolk, Natalie Martinez, Charlie Barnett, Elizabeth Lail
• Logline: Explores the three parallel lives of the show’s main character after he makes a pivotal choice at a crossroads in his life. The series asks the question of how different life might look if you made your decision based on love, loyalty or passion.
• Produced by: 20th Television, Universal Television (a division of Universal Studio Group), 6th & Idaho, 3 Arts