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NBC to produce series following a fictional Baltimore mayor

NBC to produce series following a fictional Baltimore mayor

NBC is reportedly producing a series that will take place in Baltimore and will feature a Baltimore native as one of the show’s executive producers, according to Variety.

The Los Angeles-based entertainment magazine reported that the network is developing a drama following a newly elected African-American female mayor, a female chief of police and a district attorney “as they work for the good of one of America’s most dangerous cities.”

Penny Johnson Jerald, a Baltimore actress who has been featured in “The Larry Sanders Show” and “Star...

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