ABC, With Freeform, Points To Live And Social Viewing, Reorg Benefits — Upfronts

With a new corporate structure in place designed to stimulate sales, ABC execs made the case that the company’s networks are more integrated and potent than ever. In a sign of increasing integration of TV network brands, Freeform joined the upfro…

With a new corporate structure in place designed to stimulate sales, ABC execs made the case that the company’s networks are more integrated and potent than ever. In a sign of increasing integration of TV network brands, Freeform joined the upfront mix for the first time. Rita Ferro, ad sales president at Disney-ABC Television Group, acknowledged the staff realignment (which came with some layoffs) during her remarks at the top of the show. “A year ago, I told you that we…

‘Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists’ Trailer: Somebody Is Already About to Snap – And Kill

Oh, Mona and Alison, together again.

The first look at “Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists” has been released and the spinoff looks just as dramatic as the original series.

Freeform announced Monday it had given a 10-episode order to the spinoff, which stars Janel Parrish and Sasha Pieterse reprising their “Pretty Little Liars” roles alongside Disney Channel alum Sofia Carson.

Also Read: ‘Pretty Little Liars’ Spinoff ‘The Perfectionists’ Ordered to Series at Freeform

Based on the book series by “Pretty Little Liars” author Sara Shepard, “The Perfectionists” is set in the town of Beacon Heights — where everything seems perfect, from its top-tier college to its overachieving residents — as it is rocked by its first murder. Sydney Park and Eli Brown also star.

“Pretty Little Liars” and “Famous in Love” showrunner I. Marlene King wrote the pilot and serves as executive producer with Charlie Craig, Lisa Cochran-Neilan, Leslie Morgenstein and Gina Girolamo.

The series is produced by Alloy Entertainment and Long Lake Media in association with Warner Horizon Scripted Television.

Also Read: ‘Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists’ Casts Sydney Park and Eli Brown

“The Perfectionists” joins a Freeform drama slate that also includes “Famous in Love,” the upcoming Marvel series “Cloak & Dagger,” the mermaid series “Siren,” “The Bold Type,” “Shadowhunters” and the final run of episodes for “The Fosters,” as well as its recently announced spinoff.

Watch the clip above.

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‘Pretty Little Liars’ Spinoff Launches at Freeform With Two Returning Stars

Oh, Mona and Alison, together again.

The first look at “Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists” has been released and the spinoff looks just as dramatic as the original series.

Freeform announced Monday it had given a 10-episode order to the spinoff, which stars Janel Parrish and Sasha Pieterse reprising their “Pretty Little Liars” roles alongside Disney Channel alum Sofia Carson.

Based on the book series by “Pretty Little Liars” author Sara Shepard, “The Perfectionists” is set in the town of Beacon Heights — where everything seems perfect, from its top-tier college to its overachieving residents — as it is rocked by its first murder. Sydney Park and Eli Brown also star.

“Pretty Little Liars” and “Famous in Love” showrunner I. Marlene King wrote the pilot and serves as executive producer with Charlie Craig, Lisa Cochran-Neilan, Leslie Morgenstein and Gina Girolamo.

The series is produced by Alloy Entertainment and Long Lake Media in association with Warner Horizon Scripted Television.

“The Perfectionists” joins a Freeform drama slate that also includes “Famous in Love,” the upcoming Marvel series “Cloak & Dagger,” the mermaid series “Siren,” “The Bold Type,” “Shadowhunters” and the final run of episodes for “The Fosters,” as well as its recently announced spinoff.

Watch the clip above.

Related stories from TheWrap:

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'Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists' Casts Sydney Park and Eli Brown

'Pretty Little Liars' Alum Shay Mitchell Drops APA for UTA (Exclusive)

'Pretty Little Liars' Spinoff Launches at Freeform With Two Returning Stars

Freeform Orders ‘Besties’ Comedy Series From Kenya Barris & Ranada Shepard

Following the breakout success of Kenya Barris’ Grown-ish, Freeform has ordered a second comedy series from the Black-ish creator, this time multi-camera. The pickup is part of the upfront announcements by Freeform which is sharing an upfront pre…

Following the breakout success of Kenya Barris Grown-ish, Freeform has ordered a second comedy series from the Black-ish creator, this time multi-camera. The pickup is part of the upfront announcements by Freeform which is sharing an upfront presentation with sibling ABC this season. Created by Barris and Born Again Virgin creator Ranada Shepard, Besties explores friendship, identity, race, and class as two lifelong best friends use each other to get through some of the…

‘Siren’ Renewed For Season 2 By Freeform

Ahead of the May 24 season 1 finale, Freeform has picked up a second season of its hit mermaid thriller Siren. The network ordered a 16-episode Season 2, up from 10 episodes this season. The renewal was announced just ahead of the network’s upfro…

Ahead of the May 24 season 1 finale, Freeform has picked up a second season of its hit mermaid thriller Siren. The network ordered a 16-episode Season 2, up from 10 episodes this season. The renewal was announced just ahead of the network’s upfront presentation today in New York City. Siren has been a ratings success for Freeform, debuting as the No. 1 new cable drama with young women 18-34 and 12-34. Co-created by Eric Wald and Dean White, Siren is an epic tale about the…

‘Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists’ Picked Up To Series At Freeform

The Pretty Little Liars universe will continue at Freeform. The network has picked up to series drama pilot Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists, with a 10-episode order. The spinoff hails from the same auspices as the original series, writer/execut…

The Pretty Little Liars universe will continue at Freeform. The network has picked up to series drama pilot Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists, with a 10-episode order. The spinoff hails from the same auspices as the original series, writer/executive producer I. Marlene King, Alloy Entertainment and Warner Horizon Scripted Television, and it is based on the popular book series The Perfectionists, written by PLL author Sara Shepard. Freeform also released two…

‘Pretty Little Liars’ Spinoff ‘The Perfectionists’ Picked Up to Series at Freeform

‘The Perfectionists’ is from showrunner I. Marlene King and stars Sasha Pieterse and Janel Parrish, who will reprise their roles from the flagship drama.read more


'The Perfectionists' is from showrunner I. Marlene King and stars Sasha Pieterse and Janel Parrish, who will reprise their roles from the flagship drama.

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