Robert and Michelle King will try again to catch lightning in a bottle for CBS.
The creators ofThe Good WifeandThe Good Fight, which is about to return for a third season on CBS All Access, are creating a high-concept drama calledEvilthat will feature a female lead. Here’s the official logline for the pilot that will be up for fall 2019 consideration: “A series about the battle between science and religion,Evilfocuses on a skeptical female clinical psychologist who joins a priest-in-training and a blue-collar contractor as they investigate supposed miracles, demonic possessions, and other extraordinary occurrences to see if there’s a scientific explanation or if something truly supernatural is at work.”
The husband-and-wife writing team will collaborate with Liz Glotzer, a fellow executive producer onThe Good Fight.
The last drama the Kings created for the network was the short-livedBrain Dead.Before that, they oversaw all 155 episodes ofThe Good Wife,which aired from 2009 to 2016.
The Kings launchedThe Good Fightstarring Christine Baranski on CBS All Access in 2017.