Pact involves dark hospital series set in Washington, D.C.
CBS may soon be touched by a new project from Emmy-winning TV scribe John Masius (“Providence”).Masius, who created the Eye’s long-running “Touched by an Angel,” has partnered with NBC-based Pariah Prods. to develop a dark hospital drama set in Washington, D.C. The deal with CBS, which would include some kind of penalty commitment, is still a week or two away as Pariah prexy Gavin Polone works out a template for this and future Pariah/non-NBC network co-productions. Masius’ credits also include “L.A. Law” and “St. Elsewhere.”