COVID-19 Test Puts ‘Chicago Med’ On Hold

NBC’s Chicago Med has paused filming for the next two weeks due to a positive COVID-19 test. The Chicago-based medical drama shut down production Tuesday when a regular rapid test, part of the show’s safety protocols, delivered a positive result. The person in question, a production team member, was immediately sent home, sources said.

TV Shows Donate Medical Supplies Amid Crisis

NBC Gives Dick Wolf Huge Thumbs-Up

The network hands out three-year renewals to the prolific producer for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and his three Chicago series as part of a new five-year deal to keep his Wolf Entertainment production company at Universal Television.

NBC Renews All Its ‘Chicago’ Shows

NBC is staying put in the Windy City: The network has renewed Chicago Fire and its spinoffs Chicago P.D. and Chicago Med, it was announced on Tuesday. Fire has been picked up for season 8, while P.D. and Med will return for their seventh and fifth seasons, respectively.

NBC Renews Dick Wolf’s ‘Chicago’ Trilogy

Chicago Fire, Chicago P.D. and Chicago Med have all been renewed for the 2017-18 season. However, no decision has yet been made on the fourth addition to the Windy City franchise, Chicago Justice, which premiered earlier this year, or on producer Dick Wolf’s fifth scripted series at NBC, Law & Order: SVU.

‘SVU,’ ‘Chicago Med’ Renewed By NBC

Thirty years into his tenure at Universal Television, Dick Wolf continues to be the studio’s top drama producer. And now Wolf, who accomplished the rare feat of creating two hugely successful drama franchises — Law & Order and Chicago — is extending his stay with a new blockbuster deal. The five-year pact with NBCUniversal, which will keep Wolf at the company through 2020, came after months of negotiations.

Chicago Puts Dick Wolf Back On Top At NBC

A few years ago, the producer behind the Law & Order empire at NBC saw his three primetime shows cut back to one, and was stung when the original series was canceled just shy of setting a record for the longest-running scripted prime-time show. He settled for a tie. Now, Wolf makes the Chicago trilogy of dramas for NBC and is talking about a fourth.

NBC Orders Five More Episodes Of ‘Chicago Med’

‘Chicago Med’ Taps ‘Sopranos’ Duo As Showrunners

‘Chicago Med’ Showrunner Exits Over Creative Differences

‘Chicago Med’ Adds ‘Jane’ Alum As Series Regular

Laurie Holden Leaves ‘Chicago Med’

NBC Shifts ‘Heartbreaker’ to Midseason

The tinkering continues. The latest post-upfronts scheduling change to the fall lineup is at NBC, where actress Melissa George’s pregnancy has prompted the network to shift the medical drama to midseason. The 8 p.m. Tuesday slot now goes to another doctor drama, Dick Wolf’s Chicago Med.

Oliver Platt Joins NBC’s ‘Chicago Med’

Laurie Holden Joins ‘Chicago Fire’ Spinoff