"Gilmore Girl" mom Lauren Graham has signed a one-year exclusive talent and development deal with NBC Entertainment and Universal Media Studios. "I cast Lauren on ‘NewsRadio,’ ‘3rd Rock from the Sun’ and ‘Seinfeld’ early on in her career. I’ve been pursuing her aggressively for the past several years after her outstanding work on ‘Gilmore Girls.’ She truly is a gifted television comedy star and we are thrilled to have her back on NBC," said Marc Hirschfeld, Exec. VP, Casting, for NBC Entertainment and Universal Media Studios. Graham is represented by ICM and manager John Carrabino, who will also serve as a producer on series developed for Graham.