NYPD Blue: One Big Happy Family

Michael M. Robin (director)
Gardner Stern (screenwriter)
Jimmy Smits, Dennis Franz, James McDaniel, Nicholas Turturro, Sharon Lawrence (starring)

Santa Monica, CA: Steven Bochco Productions, 1995. Draft script for the third episode of season three of the 1993-2005 television series, which originally aired on November 7, 1995 on ABC. With manuscript ink and pencil annotations throughout, most noting deletions.

A detective attempts to locate a suspect in a string of rapes across Manhattan, while another officer's family's domestic abuse issues escalate. The popular television series ran for 12 seasons, and followed the detective squad of Manhattan's fictional 15th precinct.

Set in Manhattan.

Self wrappers. Title page integral with front wrapper, dated Aug. 21, 1995, noted as Script No. 3, with credits for director Michael M. Robin, screenwriter Gardner Stern, and other crew members. 64 leaves, with last page of text numbered 58. Xerographic duplication, rectos only, with rainbow revision pages throughout, dated variously between 08/21/1995 and 08/30/1995. Pages Near Fine, bound with two gold brads.

Full provenance available.

[Book #150028]