LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - "CSI" showrunner Carol Mendelsohn has sold a new crime drama to CBS.
The untitled project brings to the small screen a series of suspense novels from author Thomas Perry. Across six books, protagonist Jane Whitefield works as a one-person witness protection program, helping hide people who are in danger.
CBS has ordered a script, which will be written by former "Medium" producer Craig Sweeny. Mendelsohn will serve as an executive producer.