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ABC Family Greenlights ‘Guilt’ to Pilot

ABC Family has greenlit a one-hour drama series pilot Guilt, its fourth pilot order in recent months.

The crime epic will revolve around a London-based American who becomes the prime suspect in the murder of her roommate, according to network officials. The series is written, created and executive-produced by Kathryn Price (The Game Plan) and Nichole Millard (The Game Plan), with Steve McPherson also serving as executive producer.

Guilt is a sophisticated, sexy and suspenseful crime epic that will have audiences captivated week-to-week,” said Karey Burke, Executive Vice President, Programming and Development, ABC Family. 

Guilt follows on the heels of other ABC Family pilot orders including Stay, Beyond and Gorgeous Morons.

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