What would happen if Marisa Tomei's "My Cousin Vinny" character got a new wardrobe and became a lawyer herself? You might get CBS' "Made in Jersey," starring Janet Montgomery (who happens to be British in real life, but that's acting for you.)

Montgomery could bring more crackle to CBS' lineup than her half-namesake, Poppy Montgomery, did in CBS' one-and-done "Unforgettable." Dana Calvo created the series, which is exec produced by Jamie Tarses, Kevin Falls, Julia Franz and Mark Waters.

Want Entertainment News First? Sign up for Variety Alerts and Newsletters!
Post A Comment 0