'30 Rock' Alum Inks Overall Deal With CBS Television Studios (Exclusive)

Don Scardino will develop new shows for broadcast and cable
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Don Scardino

30 Rock alum Don Scardino is putting his roots down.

The two-time Emmy winner has inked a new two-year overall deal with CBS Television Studios, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Under the pact, Scardino — who most recently has been the regular director for CBS' 2 Broke Girls — will develop new comedy and drama projects for both network and cable, in addition to helming pilots for the studio.

Scardino, whose credits also include features The Incredible Burt Wonderstone and more, most recently directed pilots including CBS' Bad Teacher, NBC's Mission Control and Fox's Sober Companion.  

Repped by CAA, Parseghian Planco and attorney Jamie Mandelbaum, Scardino was part of the 30 Rock  team to win the best comedy series Emmy in 2008 and 2009.

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