Oscar winner Geena Davis is aiming for a return to the small screen via a starring role in the currently untitled CBS legal drama from writer/EP Scott Prendergast (Wilfred).
The potential series revolves around a talented but disoriented PI who reluctantly agrees to work as a home investigator for his overbearing mother Joan, a successful lawyer reeling from a broken marriage. her recent breakup (played by Davis).
Davis’ Joan has been described as a “razor-sharp” lawyer and successful self-made person who made it through law school to raise three children when her first husband died. Very controlling and always conscious of appearances, Joan must rely on Todd, her least trusted child, as her second marriage mysteriously unravels. And while she couldn’t tolerate Todd less than legitimate tactics, she was impressed by his ability to provide information. “
The project marks the reunion of Davis and Prendergast; the duo previously collaborated as TNT’s ill-fated bounty hunter pilot green.
Davis’ TV credits include ABC’s Commanders and Commanders and Grey’s Anatomy and recently, Netflix’s LIGHT.
In addition to Prendergast, EPs on the project include Dr. Phil McGraw, Jay McGraw and Julia Eisenman.
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