[Movies] James Wan to Direct MacGyver Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 11.12.2012
Saw director taking on the '80s TV character...
James Wan (Insidious, Saw) is in negotiations to direct MacGyver. Variety reports that Wan is close to signing on to direct the film, which will adapt the 1980s TV series that starred Richard Dean Anderson. The script was written by Jason Richman.
The original series starred Anderson as a secret agent for the Phoenix Foundation, who was known for his ability to escape from dangerous situations with ingenious and lightning-quick engineering trickery.