CBS Orders ‘Training Day,’ ‘MacGyver,’ Katims Dramas; Matt LeBlanc, Joel McHale Comedies to Series
Jenna Fischer has exited the LeBlanc comedy; 'MacGyver' will undergo major changes with its cast and creative and Hawaii Five-0's Peter Lenkov boards the drama as CBS and Glenn Geller stick with proven stars, IP and genres.
CBS Finds Its New ‘MacGyver’ in ‘X-Men’ Star
Lucas Till will take on the character originally made famous by Richard Dean Anderson.
‘CSI’ Alum George Eads to Co-Star in ‘MacGyver’
David Von Ancken will take over directing the pilot, as James Wan has a scheduling conflict.
Lionsgate Developing ‘MacGyver’ Movie Reboot
The big-screen adaptation comes as part of a development deal with CBS, which plans a TV pilot reimagining.
‘MacGyver’ Reboot, Dr. Phil Drama Land CBS Pilot Orders
Bringing the network's drama pilot haul to six — with two-thirds of them based on either IP or known brands.
CBS Rebooting ‘MacGyver’ for TV With James Wan
'NCIS: L.A.'s' R. Scott Gemmill will pen the script and exec produce alongside Henry Winkler, who served in the same capacity on the original Richard Dean Anderson series.
Dawson Meets MacGyver: ‘Apartment 23’ Enlists Richard Dean Anderson (Exclusive)
The actor will guest star as himself in an upcoming episode of ABC's James Van Der Beek starrer.
‘MacGyver’ Movie to Be Directed by ‘Saw’ Helmer James Wan
Wan is one of the creators of Lionsgate's low-budget horror franchise and had a big hit with the microbudget 2010 horror film "Insidious."
‘Raising Hope’: Richard Dean Anderson ‘MacGyvers’ a Guest Spot
The actor's character will face off with Lucas Neff's Jimmy next season.
TV Honor Society Passes Resolution Against Political Discrimination in Wake of Controversial Tapes
Members of the Caucus For Producers, Writers & Directors say it's time for the guilds and Academies to address the situation, as well.
‘MacGyver’ creator wants to stop ‘MacGruber’ film
A downright explosive fight has broken out between the creator of the "MacGyver" television series and the producers of "MacGruber," the Will Forte parody film set to hit theaters in April.
Lee Zlotoff, who created the 1985-92 ABC series about a resourceful secret agent who uses science to escape precarious situations, retained the right to make a movie based on the show via his "separated rights" under WGA rules. THR reported last March that New Line is developing a "MacGyver" movie, with Zlotoff, Raffaella De Laurentiis and Martha De Laurentiis producing. Months later, THR reported that Relativity Media was moving forward with "MacGruber," a comedy based on the popular "Saturday Night Live" segments featuring cast members Forte and Kristen Wiig. Universal will distribute the Jorma Taccone-directed film.
The "MacGruber" movie didn't sit well with Zlotoff, whose attorney began sending cease-and-desist letters to Relativity execs.
New Line jury-rigs ‘MacGyver’
New Line is using twine, bubble gum and a pencil to throw "MacGyver" into development as a feature film.