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