By Jennifer Armstrong
March 16, 2009 at 02:00 PM EDT

MacGyver‘s the latest ’80s TV property to be resurrected — a film version of the erstwhile ABC series is now in the works, according to The Hollywood Reporter.Raffaella De Laurentiis and her father, Dino, will produce the film about an extra-resourceful secret agent with a knack for making anything he needs out of whatever’s on hand (chewing gum, paper clips…). The producers are now looking for a writer to revive the franchise.