Quietly and steadily, CBS has shifted the primetime landscape to better reflect America. For example, procedurals are now more representative on the Eye Network, with an increasing number of women in front of and behind the camera. Just before new episodes return in January, including the three-hour cross-over of the NCIS franchise (NCIS, NCIS: Hawai'i, and NCIS: Los Angeles on January 9), MediaVillage spoke exclusively with Amy Reisenbach, the newly minted President of CBS Entertainment; Jan Nash, a veteran showrunner and executive producer of NCIS: Hawai'I, and Amanda Warren (pictured at top), star of East New York, one of the network's new fall hits, to reflect on the welcome changes.
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