Marc Webb Set to Direct Midland Pilot for Fox
Although just last week Marc Webb landed the coveted job of directing the new Spider-Man Reboot, the director has fit in a TV directing gig as well. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Webb has signed on to direct the new TV pilot Midland for Fox.
The pilot was written by The Beaver screenwriter Kyle Killen and centers on an oil magnate who is also a polygamist leading a double life. No production schedule or casting details were available on the pilot.
In other pilot news, Jeff Nachmanoff has been set to direct ABC's pilot 187 Detroit. Jason Richman (Bangkok Dangerous) wrote the pilot, where a fictional documentary crew follows the exploits of a top homicide department.