Alec Baldwin says he offered to take pay cut to save "30 Rock"


Actor Baldwin accepts the award for outstanding performance by a male actor in a comedy series for "30 Rock" at the 18th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los AngelesLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actor Alec Baldwin said on Thursday he offered to take a salary cut to keep NBC comedy "30 Rock" on the air. As the Emmy-winning show starts its 7th and final season on Thursday, Baldwin, who plays the debonair fictional NBC head Jack Donaghy, posted on Twitter; "I offered NBC to cut my pay 20 % in order to have a full 7th and 8th seasons of 30 Rock. I realize times have changed. I am looking forward to some time off." NBC said in May that the 7th season would be the last for the show, and it would have just 13 episodes rather than the regular 21-23. …

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