Steve Carell Magician Movie Lands '30 Rock' Director

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Don Scardino

Don Scardino will make his feature debut on New Line's "Burt Wonderstone."

Burt Wonderstone has finally conjured up a director.

Veteran TV director Don Scardino will make his feature debut on the New Line project, which has Steve Carell attached to played a magician in need to rediscover his inner magic.

Jake Kasdan and Charles McDougall were directors previously associated with the project, which got set up in 2006 as a spec by Chad Kultgen. John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein did a rewrite that attracted Carell.

Scardino has directed 35 episodes of 30 Rock, with other credits ranging from Rescue Me and Hope & Faith to The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd.
 

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