Richard Dean Anderson

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Following the long line of 80’s and 90’s shows getting the reboot or reinterpretation CBS has cast Lucas Till as the title character for MacGyver. That show about a guy that can take the contents of your kitchen junk drawer and disarm a bomb, rig a smoke grenade, or perform emergency surgery in a canoe rafting down the Rio Grande. Till, best known as the X-Men’s Havoc in X-Men: First Class and X-Men: Days of Future Past, and the upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse. (more…)

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Here’s another story about Hollywood’s creative bankruptcy, and while most of those stories are immediately offensive to the heart and mind, this one strikes even closer to home because it’s about MacGyver. Now you may not be that familiar with MacGyver. It’s been almost 25 years since new adventures have aired on TV, and most people are familiar with MacGyver star Richard Dean Anderson from his follow-up job on Stargate SG-1. If you’re familiar at all with MacGyver, it maybe from Simpsons reruns, or from the parody movie MacGruber, but all that is about to change. MacGyver is about be rebooted for a new generation. (more…)