CBS Buys Steve Jobs-Inspired Medical Drama From 'Hawaii Five-0' Showrunner Deadline
CBS has bought a medical drama inspired by Steve Jobs that's from "Hawaii Five-0" executive producer and showrunner Peter Lenkov, Deadline.com reports.
The drama focuses on a technology guru and billionaire who is diagnosed with terminal cancer. He uses his money to build a cutting-edge hospital staffed with the world's best doctors, initially to fight his own illness before realizing he wants to use his resources to help save others, the piece notes.
Lenkov will executive produce. Film writer Jason Dean Hall will write the drama and will serve as co-executive producer. CBS TV Studios will produce.