EXCLUSIVE: Nancy drew Director / Co-Executive Producer Larry Teng has signed a new exclusive three-year global deal with CBS Studios. As part of the pact, he will direct, develop and produce new series projects for the studio.
Teng made his episodic debut directing the CBS Studios drama Way, on which he became co-executive producer. He has directed at least five episodes of a number of CBS Studios dramas, including Medium, elementary, NCIS: Los Angeles, Hawaii Five-0, Criminal Minds, SEAL Team and, more recently, Breakout CW has hit Nancy drew, for which he directed the pilot and is co-executive producer.
This season of development, Teng teamed up with writer Yalun Tu for a crime drama The Bay, which is in consideration at CBS.
“Larry has directed some of the best episodes of CBS Studios’ most iconic series, from NCIS: THE at Elementary at The SEAL team, culminating more recently with his incredible work on the pilot of Nancy drewSaid Bryan Seabury, Executive Vice President, Drama Development, CBS Studios. “We are excited to be in business with Larry in a more substantial and formalized way, and we look forward to being a part of his diverse and engaging storytelling platform and support projects from emerging voices.
Teng, who previously made a global deal with CBS TV Studios last year, has also served as a co-producer / executive director on Animal Kingdom, Supergirl and Graceland and Way. It is replaced by RBEL and Circle of Confusion.