Barry Schindel

Biography: A former trial lawyer and public defender in the Bronx, Barry Schindel brings authenticity and insight to procedural crime dramas.

Before moving to Los Angeles to pursue his career in television, Schindel became involved in an independent film company and took part in the production of several films, including The Blood Oranges, based on the novel by John Hawkes, and Drunks.

After spending four seasons as executive producer, showrunner, and writer on Law & Order, Schindel went on to serve as executive producer and writer on the critically acclaimed series Robbery Homicide Division, and he was an executive producer and showrunner for NUMB3RS during the first three seasons.

Barry Schindel's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 50
Highest Metascore: 57 Unforgettable: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 38 Training Day (2017): Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 6
  2. Negative: 1 out of 6
6 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
38 Training Day (2017): Season 1 Feb 2, 2017 Writer 4.6
56 Intelligence (2013): Season 1 Jan 7, 2014 Writer / Executive Producer 6.3
tbd Unforgettable: Season 2 Jul 28, 2013 Writer 4.5
57 Unforgettable: Season 1 Sep 20, 2011 Writer 5.9
42 Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior: Season 1 Feb 16, 2011 Writer 4.7
54 Castle: Season 1 Mar 9, 2009 Writer / Executive Producer 8.4
tbd Numb3rs: Season 3 Sep 22, 2006 Executive Producer tbd
tbd Numb3rs: Season 2 Sep 23, 2005 Writer / Executive Producer tbd
tbd Robbery Homicide Division: Season 1 Sep 27, 2002 Writer tbd
tbd Law & Order: Season 12 Sep 26, 2001 Writer / Executive Producer 10
tbd Law & Order: Season 11 Oct 18, 2000 Writer 10
tbd Law & Order: Season 10 Sep 22, 1999 Writer 9.4
53 Numb3rs: Season 1 Jan 23, 2005 Executive Producer 7.6