Magnum P.I.
Magnum, P.I. (2018) titlecard
Background Information
Genre: Crime drama
Based on: Magnum, P.I. by Donald Bellisario
Developed by: Peter M. Lenkov
Eric Guggenheim
Cast: Jay Hernandez

Perdita Weeks
Stephen Hill
Zachary Knighton

Country of origin:

United States

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Executive producer(s):

Peter M. Lenkov
Eric Guggenheim



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Production company(s):

Universal Television
CBS Television Studios


CBS Television Distribution

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480i (SDTV)

Original release:

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.

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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.

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Title Written by Directed by Original air date Production code
Pilot Peter M. Lenkov & Eric Guggenheim Justin Lin September 24, 2018 101

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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.

Casting Edit

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.

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