Monday, April 18, 2011
'Law & Order: LA' Takes on the City of Bell Scandal
They've been busy reading the Los Angeles newspapers at NBC's revamped Law & Order: LA. The show is relying on two of the year's biggest L.A.-centric news stories to fuel its narrative over the next two weeks. Tonight, Law & Order: LA will tackle local government corruption — motivated by the well-publicized mess in the City of Bell, a suburb of Los Angeles. Then, on April 25, the show airs its episode based loosely on the mysterious murder of Hollywood power publicist Ronni Chasen.
Read all about it here.
By the way, tonight's City of Bell-inspired LOLA episode comes as the L.A. Times awaits word this afternoon on a potential Pulitzer for its coverage of the scandal.