The Hollywood Reporter has learned that CBS is planning to reboot ‘MacGyver.” The show will center around a 20-something MacGyver as he gets recruited into a clandestine organization where he uses his knack for solving problems in unconventional ways to help prevent disasters from happening.
R. Scott Gemmill (“NCIS: Los Angeles”) will write the script and serve as executive producer alongside original series E.P Henry Winkler, who returns in the same capacity. James Wan’s Atomic Monster head of production Michael Clear wouold also be involved as a producer with Wan potentially directing the pilot. No word on casting at this time.
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