TV producer Steven Bochco – the man who used to sign my paychecks – was the guest last week on Elvis Mitchell’s radio show, “The Treatment.”
Bochco’s latest drama series, “Raising the Bar,” is a hit for TNT. But his place in history is due to two police shows – “Hill Street Blues” (my all-time favorite drama) and “NYPD Blue” (which I used to write for).
Click here to hear a 1-minute excerpt in which Bochco places “Hill Street” in the social context of America in the early 1980s.
You can stream or download the complete interview by following this link to KCRW.com.