Net starts prod'n on new legal drama
CBS has greenlit production on the untitled Barry Schindel project, the hourlong legal drama formerly known as “Law Dogs” (Daily Variety, Aug. 21). Schindel wrote the pilot and will exec produce with Ridley Scott, Tony Scott and David Zucker. The four currently work together on “Numbers.” New project is an ensemble drama following the private lives and cases of a team of public defenders. CBS Paramount Network Television is producing.