From New York to Chicago. Deadline reports former Law & Order showrunner Michael S. Chernuchin has been hired as the showrunner for NBC’s spin-off series Chicago Justice.
The legal procedural is the latest drama in Dick Wolf’s Chicago franchise, which includes Chicago Fire, Chicago P.D., and Chicago Med
Chernuchin served as a producer and writer on Wolf’s previous NBC series, Law & Order, for several years before being promoted to showrunner in 2002. Additionally, he worked as an executive producer on Law & Order: Criminal Intent.
Chicago Justice is slated to premiere on NBC during the 2016-2017 season.
What do you think? Are you a fan of NBC’s Chicago shows? Will you watch Chicago Justice?