NBC is Taking on the ICC (The Mantle)

This summer, the International Criminal Court makes its way to prime time television. The new show Crossing Lines comes from the writer and executive producer of both Criminal Minds and Third Watch. An international police drama, Crossing Lines focuses on a global team of police working with the ICC to track down the world’s worst criminals. Main character Louis Daniel, seemingly loosely based on former Chief Prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo, leads the team on its missions. With the tagline, “a world without borders needs justice without borders,” the show seems to want to be a beacon for global justice. Read more…