Berman, repped by CAA and attorneys Ken Richman and Jason Hendler, began his career as a junior writer on the first season of CBS’ CSI, eventually rising to executive producer. He went on to create the Fox drama Vanished and worked on the network’s veteran procedural Bones before creating Drop Dead Diva for Sony TV and Lifetime. Under his current, fourth consecutive Sony overall deal, Berman has been serving as a consulting producer on the studio’s The Blacklist, where he got to work with Margolis and Sonnier.