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Why MacGruber is at His Best on Saturday Night Live, Not on Peacock
Will Forte's developed quite an impressive career since leaving Saturday Night Live in 2012, including expanding his MacGyver parody recurring character MacGruber to not only the 2010 Rogue & Universal Pictures film of the same name but also the 2021 Peacock legacy sequel TV series The actor and comedian appeared on fellow SNL alum in[...]
Quantum Leap: Why Reboots Struggle with Balancing The Old & The New
Should Bakula's absence similar affect the reception of the new Quantum Leap despite it being a continuation of the original story? The Lucas Till-starred MacGyver on CBS lasted five seasons before its cancellation, two short of the original ABC series that starred Richard Dean Anderson, who refused to appear in the prequel series. Image courtesy of[...]
Now here's a look at a version of the official trailer that you might not want to play too loudly if you're at work or on the bus: can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: MacGruber [Explicit] | Official Trailer | Peacock Original ( Now here's a look back at the greatness that is Forte's MacGruber[...]
MacGruber: Pitching Ultimate MacGyver Crossover with Anderson & Till
The Will Forte-MacGyver spoof has come a long way from its Saturday Night Live roots as a parody of the beloved 80s-90s ABC series starring Richard Dean Anderson The skits feature Forte as the title character always trying to disarm a bomb in a remote area accompanied by Vicki (Kristen Wiig) and another character usually[...]
MacGyver Reboot Cancelled After 5 Seasons on CBS, Series Finale Set
It seems not even MacGyver can improvise his way out of cancellation as the CBS reboot based on the 1985 ABC series is coming to an end According to Deadline Hollywood, the series finale is set on April 30th Anchoring CBS's Friday night lineup, the reboot starred Lucas Till as the title character who used[...]
Magnum P.I.
Hawaii Five-0, MacGyver, and Magnum P.I showrunner Peter Lenkov has been fired from CBS following an investigation into several claims that Lenkov created a toxic work environment The showrunner reportedly had a year left on his overall deal with CBS TV Studios, which produces MacGyver and Magnum P.I (set to air back-to-back on Fridays this[...]
One of those cancellations was the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament ("March Madness"), leaving CBS with some serious holes in its prime time programming schedule. On Friday, the network released a revised television schedule, which includes new and encore episodes of series such as Hawaii Five-O, MacGyver, Blue Bloods, and more CBS' daytime programming line-up that was[...]
'Doctor Who' Confidential [Part 1: TV]: Pop Culture's Secret Time Lords Exposed!
As seen through multiple films and specials, said trash can is much larger on the inside and can transport beings to other realities/universes. can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland – Elmo heads to Grouchland for trying to get his blanket ( MacGyver (Richard Dean Anderson):  MacGyver – Time Lord is[...]
PaleyFest LA 2019 Line-Up: Mrs. Maisel, Twilight Zone, Stephen Colbert and More
It'll be a fun night of celebrating with fans, and the last time we'll all look rested until August." – Amy Sherman-Palladino, Creator/EP; Daniel Palladino, EP ● Saturday, March 16th: Netflix's Grace and Frankie (2 pm) / CBS' An Evening with Stephen Colbert (7 pm) ● Sunday, March 17th: VH1's RuPaul's Drag Race (2 pm); FOX's 9-1-1 (7[...]
Funko Collage
Gruesome but awesome. Beetlejuice gets a new Pop in July. #gallery-6 { margin: auto; } #gallery-6 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-6 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-6 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Elvira gets two Pop Keychains in August, including a red dress variant exclusive to Hot Topic. And finally, MacGyver is immortalized in Pop form! Does anyone else[...]
Things to watch on tv
To be honest, I put this one on the list today because it seems like it might be so bad it could be good. Tonight's new episode of MacGyver, dives into the past and shows us how MacGyver (Lucas Till) and Jack (George Eads) met The cause for these flashbacks is them being trapped by The Ghost[...]
What CBS Has And Hasn't Renewed
On the drama side there is NCIS: Los Angeles, NCIS: New Orleans, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-O, Scorpion, Madam Secretary, Bull and MacGyver Also renewed were Survivor, 60 Minutes and 48 Hours. Not on that list are some shockers like Elementary, Criminal Minds and The Amazing Race Others still waiting for word are 2 Broke Girls, The[...]
Kevin Can Wait, But He Doesn't Have To… Nor Does Bull Or MacGyver
Phil, Bull… and the remake of MacGyver All three shows got off to a really good start during premiere week and are now set for full 22-episode first seasons. It's not really a surprise for Bull or Kevin Can Wait as they have very strong lead-ins The Weatherly lead series follows his previous series, the hugely[...]
Fourteen Thoughts About Fourteen Comics – Hawkeye, Empowered, All-New X-Men, Nightwing, Catwoman, Wonder Woman, Moloch, A Plus X, Ultimates, Uncanny X-Force, Saga, MacGyver, Supreme,
this is no good, I need something escapist, I need nostalgia, I need fantasy, I need… MacGyver That'll do pig, that'll do… Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London. Catwoman finds that deliriously happy spot between detailed, convincing artwork and bouncy, fluid expression None better than shown here, a party in full swing, with so man moments to[...]
MacGyver From Image Comics In October
From original MacGyver creator Lee David Zlotoff, with Tony Lee, Will Sliney and Ciaran Lucas, comes MacGyver the comic book From Image Comics in October And here's the cover. Just don't leave this comic unattended in a longbox The moment your back is turned, it will explode. As it stands MacGyver on that issue one cover by[...]
The MacGyver Pitches That Weren't
Earlier this year, Bleeding Cool helped Tony Lee and Image Comics find a new artist to replace Becky Cloonan on the MacGyver comic book And yesterday we reported that a winner had been found, Will Sliney But who else pitched for the series? Here are a few examples – and they might just be available[...]
Will Sliney Is The New Artist On MacGyver
After Becky Cloonan stepped down from drawing the upcoming Image comic series MacGyver: Fugitive Gauntlet, based on the classic TV series and written by Tony Lee and show creator Lee David Zlotoff, the pair went on a bit of a talent hunt Bleeding Cool even got involved. The winer is Irish artist Will Sliney, who has[...]
How MacGyver Came To Comics by Tony Lee
Tony Lee writes for Bleeding Cool; So, since I've returned from the San Diego Comic Con, a ton of people have been contacting me regarding the news that I'm doing a five part MacGyver series with creator Lee David Zlotoff, and the Eisner winning artist extraordinaire Becky Cloonan Many of the emails , tweets and texts[...]