CBS Orders Secretary of State Drama Pilot

CBS has ordered a drama pilot from “Judging Amy” scribe Barbara Hall that has a touch of Hillary Clinton to its main character.

“Madam Secretary,” also produced by Morgan Freeman, revolves around a maverick female Secretary of State who has to balance international politics and crises with her complex family life.

Hall penned the script and exec produces for CBS TV Studios with Freeman, Lori McCreary and Tracy Mercer also exec produce for their Revelations Entertainment banner.

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