Neal Baer, MD
in coordination with Paradigm Talent Agency
Neal Baer was Executive Producer and showrunner of the NBC television hit series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit for eleven years. During that time the show received six Emmys and other awards including the Golden Globe and Edgar. Previously he was Executive Producer of ER and was most recently the Executive Producer and showrunner of the CBS series Under the Dome, based on the novel by Stephen King. He attended Harvard Medical School and is trained as a pediatrician. He is a dedicated documentarian, and recently has produced the acclaimed films If You Build It and One Cut, One Life.
Kill Again (and Jonathan Greene)
Haunted by a brutal childhood, Dr. Claire Waters finds solace in helping other survivors of abuse. It’s a shock when her favorite patient, Rosa Sanchez, is handcuffed and led away by a man Claire assumes is law enforcement. When Claire realizes that Rosa has been abducted, she turns for help to her friend, Nick Lawler, a homicide detective in the NYPD. Relegated to desk work due to failing eyesight, Nick will have to risk his career to find Rosa—and track down a deranged criminal who reduces his victims to nothing but bones. A brilliant gamesman obsessed with order and perfection, scrawling words across the walls of his basement apartment, the killer has been preparing all his life for this moment—when every letter is in place, every piece is in play—and the object of his obsession, Dr. Claire Waters, is in the game...
Kill Switch (and Jonathan Greene)
Meet Claire Waters, a young, dedicated forensic psychiatrist with unnervingly personal insights into the criminal mind. Haunted by a disturbing childhood incident—and driven by her demons—Claire has always been drawn to those rare "untreatable" patients who seem to have no conscience or fear. But one shocking case could make or break her career...and it's waiting for her in the psychiatric wing of New York City’s Rikers Island.
His name is Quimby. A deranged inmate whose boyish good looks hide a sordid history of dysfunction and abuse, Quimby triggers something in Claire she'd rather not face. As she tries to unlock Quimby’s past, she unwittingly reveals her own painful secrets—leaving herself dangerously vulnerable. When the case propels her into the mind of another killer—a homocidal maniac who's watching her every move—it could only end in madness, murder, or both...