CBS pilot 'Guys' has Silver lining

Schneider, Michael
September 2003
Daily Variety;9/24/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 58, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of movie producer Joel Silver to return to television production with the detective television pilot 'Nice Guys' for CBS Studios. Acquisition of writers Shane Black and Anthony Baggarozi to pen the series; Plot of the show; Reason for Silver's return to the small screen; Television series produced by Silver.


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