Bochco Running ‘Commander in Chief’

Oct 7, 2005  •  Post A Comment

Emmy winner Steven Bochco is taking over the writers room on ABC ‘s new political drama “Commander in Chief.”

Mr. Bochco, who created series as varied as “L.A. Law,” “Doogie Howser, M.D.,” “NYPD Blue” and “Murder One,” is being added as an executive producer on “Chief,” which profiles the administration of the first female president.

“Chief” scored a 4.8 rating in adults 18 to 49 Tuesday, according to Nielsen Media Research. That was a 12 percent increase in the demo over its debut the previous week.

“Commander in Chief” is produced by Touchstone Television in association with Battle Plan Productions.