Scardino Takes Over “Burt Wonderstone”

Frequent “30 Rock” director Don Scardino is set to make his feature directorial debut with the Steve Carell-led comedy “Burt Wonderstone” for New Line says Deadline.

Carell plays a magic man dethroned by a hip younger illusionist and then must find a way to rediscover his love for magic. The younger magician role is expected to be cast shortly.

John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein penned the script and production begins this October in Los Angeles.