According to The Hollywood Reporter, Emmy-winning writer-producer John Masius has two separate projects in development at cable networks HBO and TNT.

Masius, the creator of NBC's Providence and CBS' Touched by an Angel, is writing a dark comedy for HBO titled The 17th CSH The half-hour project takes a satirical look at medics in wartime. He also is writing an untitled one-hour drama for TNT. The Sony Pictures Television project, which is in the early stages of development, is described as a suburban family drama.