EXCLUSIVE: Craig Sweeny has signed a new two-year overall deal with CBS TV Studios. Under the pact, Sweeny will serve as an executive producer on the studio’s upcoming Sherlock Holmes CBS drama series Elementary. Additionally, he has teamed with CBS Studios-based Olé for a drama project, which has sold to CW.
Titled Boiling Point, the project, which has received a script commitment, centers on two former members of the boy band Boiling Point°, who, desperate for income after their fifteen minutes of fame are up, open a private detective agency. They cater to a Sunset Strip clientele consisting mostly of the semi-famous, the formerly famous, or the aspiring-to-be-famous while one of them uses the agency as a base of operations to find his missing brother and former band-mate. Sweeney is writing as well as executive producing with Olé principles Richard Shepard, Sean Furst, and Bryan Furst. (more…)