Fox has picked up hospital dramedy “Red Band Society” to series.
Steven Spielberg and Margaret Nagle (“Boardwalk Empire”) will executive produce, along with Justin Falvey and Darryl Frank (both of “The Americans”) and Sergio Aguero (“No Reservations”). Nagle penned the pilot.
Alfonso Gomez-Rejon (“Glee”) will direct.
“Red Band Society” follows a diverse group of teenagers who become unlikely allies and friends in the high school drama, set in the pediatric wing of a hospital.