According to Variety, Joan Of Arcadia creator Barbara Hall is back at CBS, which has greenlit a pilot from her based on the comicbook Ultra.
CBS also has ordered the supernatural pilot The Way, from scribe Adam Kulakow and exec producer Michael De Luca. And over at ABC, that net has picked up two drama pilots with a U.S. government bent, Twenty Questions and A House Divided.
Ultra, from CBS Paramount Network TV, revolves around a female superhero who must contend with saving the world while pursuing a life as a single girl in the city. In the comicbook, which parodies celeb magazines, Ultra's alter ego, Pearl Penalosa, is a semi-icon who graces billboards advertising popular products.
As for The Way, drama follows a New England family that copes with the death of the powerful clan's matriarch by using witchcraft to hurt their rivals and build a successful business empire.