News

James Wan to Direct the MacGyver Movie

Source:   Variety
November 12, 2012


James Wan (upcoming The Conjuring, Insidious, Saw) is in talks to direct the MacGyver movie at New Line Cinema, reports Variety.

The film will be based on the 1980s TV series. Richard Dean Anderson, later of "Stargate: Atlantis" and "SG-1" fame, starred as an incredibly resourceful secret agent for the Phoenix Foundation who frequently would escape from dangerous situations with ingenious and lightning-quick engineering trickery.

Jason Richman wrote the script, which has received additional work by Brian and Mark Gunn.

Martha and Raffaella De Laurentiis are producing through their Dino De Laurentiis Company along with Lee David Zlotoff.


| 20 comments | Add a comment

From Around the Web

comments powered by Disqus
Latest Headlines:

10 Moments We Want to See in Captain America: Civil War
Jason Reitman Boards Hulu Series Casual
AMC Picks Up The Night Manager Starring Hugh Laurie and Tom Hiddleston
Most Craved Takes on Marvel's Mighty Movie Announcements
Game of Thrones Cast Renews Contracts Through Season 7
Terminator Genisys: More Photos and Details Revealed
Exclusive: Watch Angelina Jolie Fly in a Bonus Feature from Maleficent
New Extended Trailer for Syfy's 12 Monkeys
The First Clip from Christopher Nolan's Interstellar Debuts
Two Teaser Trailers for Alex Garland's Ex Machina!
Watch 6 Promos for Mad Men: The Final Season - Part 1
Exodus: Gods and Kings Debuts Two TV Spots
Michael Bay Targets True Benghazi Tale 13 Hours
Ethan and Joel Coen's Latest, Hail, Caesar! to Arrive February 5, 2016
Demian Bichir to Headline Untitled Lowrider Film
Joss Whedon on Avengers: Age of Ultron's Global Focus
Halo 2 Anniversary Cinematic Launch Trailer Revealed
The New Trailer for Serena, Starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence

Follow ComingSoon.net on Twitter
MOST ACTIVE
From our partners