By Thomas Peter
03 Jan 2011
|Photo by Aubrey Reuben|
Peter Chernin and Kathrine Pope will co-executive produce the project with Leight, with law professor-author Lori Andrews and producer-autism activist John Shestack serving as consultants on the project.
Leight, a Tony Award winner for Side Man, has written and served as an executive producer (or showrunner) on the series "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," "In Treatment" and the upcoming FX boxing drama "Lights Out," which will premiere Jan. 11.