“Bones” alum Stephen Nathan and Jon Collier are penning the adaptation of the 2012 book about the links between animals and human health issues by cardiologist Barbara Natterson-Horowitz and health writer Kathryn Bowers. That foursome will exec produce, with Spencer Medof also on board as EP.
The 20th Century Fox TV series will revolve around a dynamic group of doctors helping to treat patients by searching for correlations in the animal world. Project has a script-plus-penalty order from the network.
Nathan and Collier at present are exec producers on the tenth season of Fox’s “Bones.”
Nathan, Medof, Natterson-Horowitz and Bowers are repped by WME. Collier is with UTA.