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11/20/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

"Daily Show" Correspondent Rob Riggle Signs Deal For CBS Comedy

"The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" correspondent Rob Riggle is plotting a move to primetime.

Riggle has signed a talent holding deal, which includes a development component, with CBS and sister CBS Paramount Network TV to create and star in a half-hour laffer.

Riggle said he's kicking around several ideas at the moment, one of which may touch upon his background as a major in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve.

"I've got a notebook full of ideas that I've been keeping for many years," Riggle said.

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