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[10/07/09 - 06:49 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, October 7
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:

Looking to keep track of all the various projects in development? Click here to visit our signature "Devwatch" section. There visitors can view our listings by network, genre, studio and even development stage (ordered to pilot, cast-contingent, script, etc.). It's updated every day!


RIZZOLI (A.K.A. UNTITLED TESS GERRITSEN PROJECT) (TNT) - The cable channel has issued a cast-contingent pilot order to the drama, based on Tess Gerritsen's Jane Rizzoli mystery novels. Said hour, now set up at Warner Horizon Television, revolves around the crime-solving team of Boston medical examiner Maura Isles and Detective Jane Rizzoli. Janet Tamaro ("Bones") penned the project and is executive producing alongside Bill Haber while Michael M. Robin ("The Closer") is in talks to direct.


Sources: Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Reuters





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· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· RIZZOLI & ISLES (TNT)





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