Ahead of the series' fall premiere, CBS is reshooting the MacGyver pilot with director James Wan stepping in to direct.
CBS has picked up six new series, including one based on Antoine Fuqua's Training Day and the reboot of classic action show MacGyver.
Lucas Till, who plays Havoc in the X-Men movies, has been cast as the young MacGyver in a prequel to the original series.
A MacGyver feature film reboot is being developed by Lionsgate, with series creator Lee David Zlotoff attached as co-producer of the new movie.
A MacGyver reboot is moving forward, with CBS ordering a pilot for the series that would act as a prequel to the original.
James Wan, R. Scott Gemmill, and Henry Winkler are developing a MacGyver remake for CBS, which will be an origin story for the resourceful agent.