MacGyver movie is currently in Development
February 6, 2016 • Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'. Lionsgate has been picked up rights. Previously set up at New Line in May 2010.
MacGyver Plot: What's the story?
Based on the TV series of the same title, MacGyver stars a secret agent who relies on ingenious quick thinking.
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Film Details & Notes: What do we know about MacGyver?
- Based on the TV series created by Lee Zlotoff which ran on ABC from 1985-92.
- James Wan's involvement could indicate that the studio is interested in MacGyver being a more smaller-budgeted film than its action-oriented source material might indicate and that it will not be a comedy (Hollywood Reporter, 11-12-12).
Crew and Production Credits: Who's making MacGyver?
A look at the MacGyver behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director James Wan last directed Aquaman and The Conjuring 2. The film's writer Jason Richman last wrote Broken Horses and Bangkok Dangerous.
ProducersNeal H. Moritz
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Production Timeline: When did the MacGyver come together?
On or about February 6, 2016 • The film was in Development status.
Lionsgate has been picked up rights. Previously set up at New Line in May 2010.
On or about March 16, 2009 • The film was in Development status.
MacGyver Release Date: When is it coming out?MacGyver is coming out To Be Announced (TBA).
- United States