|Based on:||Magnum, P.I. by Donald Bellisario|
|Developed by:|| Peter M. Lenkov |
|Cast:|| Jay Hernandez|
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Peter M. Lenkov
CBS Television Distribution
September 24, 2018
Magnum P.I. is an upcoming American crime drama television series set to premiere during the 2018–19 television season on CBS. The series is a reboot of the original series, which was aired from 1980 to 1988. The series is set to premiere on September 24, 2018.
This series is Thomas Magnum, a decorated ex-Navy SEAL who, upon returning home from Afghanistan, repurposes his military skills to become a private investigator.
- Jay Hernandez as Thomas Magnum
- Perdita Weeks as Juliet Higgins
- Zachary Knighton as Orville "Rick" Wright
- Stephen Hill as Theodore "T.C." Calvin
|Title||Written by||Directed by||Original air date||Production code|
|Pilot||Peter M. Lenkov & Eric Guggenheim||Justin Lin||September 24, 2018||101|
In October 2017, the original series has signed on to produce a remake series with Peter M. Lenkov and Eric Guggenheim for CBS, which owns the rights to Magnum, P.I. through its acquisition of the original Bellisaruis Production and Universal Television. In February 2018, it was announced that CBS had greenlit production of a pilot episode written by both Lenkov and Guggenheim also directed by Justin Lin from Fast & Furious.
On May 11, 2018, the network picked up the series. Co-creator and executive producer Peter M. Lenkov will serve as the showrunner. On May 16, 2018, CBS released a first video trailer for new series.
In February 20, 2018, Jay Hernandez was announced as the new Magnum, also March 2, 2018, Perdita Weeks will play as Juliet Higgins, Magnum's best friend from U.S. army, alongside with Zachary Knighton, who played as Rick Wright on May 16 and another Magnum's friend named Theodore "T.C" Calvin will portrayed as Stephen Hill on March 21, 2018.