Grab some tinfoil and duct tape because MacGyver’s back!
CBS’ upcoming remake of the popular ’80s series just released its first action-packed trailer that fans of the original show will certainly appreciate. Lucas Till (X-Men: Apocalypse) takes over the titular role made famous by Richard Dean Anderson as he portrays the unconventional action hero who often uses his unorthodox methods of problem-solving skills in order to save lives.
MacGyver creates a clandestine organization within the U.S. government, and the trailer, which deftly combines action and campy humor, introduces us to his team. George Eads portrays Jack Dalton a.k.a. “the muscle;” Tristin Mays plays a computer hacker named Riley Davis; Justin Hires takes on the role of MacGyver’s best friend and roommate Wilt Bozer; and Sandrine Holt plays the boss, Patricia Thornton.
The official trailer gives us a preview of adventures to come as a planned heist goes off the rails forcing MacGyver and his team to do what they do best: improvise.
“It’s no fun if it’s too easy.”
“How’s he gonna stop an airplane?
He’s kidding right?
My man never jokes about tinfoil.”
MacGyver premieres Friday, September 23 on CBS.
What do you think? Do you plan to watch CBS’ MacGyver remake?