‘Lemony Snicket’s’ Director Brad Silberling Inks Overall Deal With CBS TV

Helmer has also directed and produced shows “Jane the Virgin,” “Reign” and film “10 Items or Less”

Last Updated: October 22, 2014 @ 4:53 PM

Prolific film and television director and producer Brad Silberling has signed an overall deal with CBS Television Studios. Under the two-year pact, Silberling will develop and produce projects for the studio.

Silberling’s credits include directing the film’s “City of Angels,” “Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events,” 10 Items or Less” and “Moonlight Mile,” which he also wrote.

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On the television side, he directed CW’s “Jane the Virgin” pilot, more than 20 episodes of “Reign” and “NYPD Blue,” among many others. He just directed the half-hour pilot “Down Dog” for Amazon with Bob Cooper producing.

The director, producer and writer joins CBS TV’s growing stable of talent, which includes Ryan Seacrest, “Justified” executive producer Taylor Elmore, “War Horse” producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall, and veteran TV producers Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci.

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UTA, Mosaic and Hansen Jacobsen represent Silberling.