"SOMEONE’S GOTTA GO"
Producers: Endemol Entertainment ("Big Brother," "Deal or No Deal")
Premise: Employees at small businesses hit hard by the recession must decide who among them loses their jobs or takes a pay cut.
Cast: Amanda Bynes, Tim Peper, Stephanie Lemelin and Baron Vaughn
Producers: Kevin Etten (“Reaper”), David Rosenthal (“Gilmore Girls”) and Peter Traugott (“Samantha Who?”)
Premise: A group of friends get fired on the same day. Bynes plays a naive employee who is being exploited by her boss.
Cast: Mike Binder (“Reign Over Me,” “Man About Town”)
Producers: Mike Binder
Premise: A blue-collar couple in Detroit cope with layoffs in the auto industry.
“UNTITLED KELSEY GRAMMER PILOT”
Cast: Kelsey Grammer, Melinda McGraw
Premise: Grammer stars as a Wall Street magnate who loses his job and must become a househusband.
Producers: Shawn Ryan (“The Shield”)
Premise: A group of financially desperate attempt a series of get-rich-quick schemes.
“HOUSEHUSBANDS OF HOLLYWOOD”
Network: Fox Reality Channel
Cast: Darryl M. Bell, Grant Reynolds and Billy Ashley.
Producers: Charlie Mattera (“Gentleman B”), Marilyn Wilson (“Politically Incorrect”), Lisa Bernstein (“VH1 Guerilla Concerts”) and Scooter Pietsch (“You Gotta See This!”)
Premise: Husbands of powerful women in Hollywood chose to stay home while their wives earn the family income.
Producers: Mark Burnett (“Survivor”)
Premise: Entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas to five multibillionaire investors. An adaptation of the U.K. reality hit “Dragon’s Den.”