Neve Campbell received’t be starring in a midseason crime drama on ABC in any case: The community has ended growth on Avalon, a David E. Kelley collection that will have marked Campbell’s first post-Scream main position.
In Avalon, created by Kelley and primarily based on the Michael Connelly brief story of the identical title, Campbell would have performed Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Division detective Nicole “Nic” Searcy, who’s primarily based within the metropolis of Avalon on Santa Catalina Island. “Catalina has a neighborhood inhabitants that serves greater than 1 million vacationers a 12 months, and every day when the ferries arrive, tons of of potential new tales enter the island,” ABC mentioned in a logline for the present. “Detective Searcy is pulled right into a career-defining thriller that can problem every thing she is aware of about herself and the island.”
Based on Deadline, ABC handed on Avalon after seeing the primary episode, even after handing the venture a straight-to-series order in February. A+E Networks, which alongside twentieth Tv produced the Avalon pilot via its A+E Studios arm, will now store the collection to streamers and different networks.
A+E Networks did the identical factor to discover a new residence for The Lincoln Lawyer, one other David E. Kelley venture primarily based on a Michael Connelly story with Campbell on the forged roster. CBS handed on The Lincoln Lawyer, so A+E Networks set it up at Netflix as a substitute.
The forged of Avalon additionally contains Demetrius Grosse (Concern the Strolling Useless), Alexa Mansour (The Strolling Useless: World Past), Steven Pasquale (The Chunk), and Roslyn Ruff (Blue Bloods). Kelley wrote the primary episode and serves as government producer alongside Connelly, showrunner Dana Calvo, Rose Fineman of Fineman Leisure and Barry Jossen and Tana Jamieson of A+E Studios.