24 January 2013 8:27 AM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Pilot season is here, meaning the networks are taking stock of their needs for 2013-14 and getting the ball rolling toward filling any gaps. With development season about to get really interesting — meaning it’s time to start booking actors for these wannabe series! — we thought it might help to round up the current crop, and well as define some of the lingo that gets tossed around.

For easy access: Review our always-updated list of pilots for ABC, CBS, The CW, Fox and NBC.

Pilot | You really want get basic, eh? When a network orders (or “picks up”) a pilot, »

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