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Justin Bruening is Knight Rider

Justin Bruening is Knight Rider

Soap star Justin Bruening has been cast as the new Knight Rider, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The ex-All My Children hunk is set as the lead in NBC’s two-hour backdoor pilot Knight Rider, a Transformers-inspired sequel to the 1980s series, which is slated to air as a movie later in the season.

Bruening, 28, will play the son of Michael Knight, the character played by David Hasselhoff in the original series.

Steve Shill is going to direct the Knight Rider pilot. The script was penned by Dave Andron.

The pilot is set to start shooting before the end of the year.

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  • the_original_nika

    some things are just better left. why do it? its not like the original series were that great.
    Anyway I don´t like hasselhoff, he tries to grop on to fame every chance he gets ppfff.

  • the_original_nika

    left alone*

  • First

    Firssst hehehe hahaah hohoho

  • D

    Zac’z body is hotter
    Zac is always hotter =D

  • Orange Clockwork

    Transformers-inspired?

  • the_original_nika

    slow day JJ?

  • Lillianne

    uh uh uh uh uh I may have to watch this.

  • remember da truth

    What part did he play in All My Children?

  • http://n/a Jasmine

    He played Jaime Martin on AMC, I hated his character.

  • Regina

    Suffering from a slow day, eh? :) Anyway, I bet he only got cast because he’s hot, because he is. :)

  • Natalie

    Justin’s character sucked on All My Children, but he is a decent actor. JJ, thank you for posting about soap stars every now and then. Please keep em coming.

  • Ariana.s

    um hotttt – but zac’s heaps hotter!

  • Jas

    super SEXI!!!!!! no zac today Jared?

  • http://freewebs.com/jasisdabest Jas

    yeah first page!

  • Flávia

    super SEXI!!!!!! no zac today Jared? [2]

  • NJS06

    He is married ladies so dont get to excited.

  • helen

    I love Justin.
    I miss the old AMC cast.
    Like Rebecca Budig and Josh Duhamel and Alexa Havins and Justin.

  • stupid

    we are really original these days with the tv programming. hire a pretty boy soap actor to recreate an old tv show. how groundbreaking, this will be cancelled in one episode.

  • Natalie

    #17 I agree. I miss Rebecca Budig especially. Greenlee and Leo were a hot couple!!!

  • http://www.youtube.com/fannumba1 Ryan

    i need zac efron
    please
    =D

  • shenanyginz

    WOOOT JAMIE! i mean justin! big AMC fan SOOOOOOOOOOOO excited to see Justin doing bigger things after leaving AMC! btw is that Alexa in the pics with him???
    they’re too cute

  • hell yeah

    He’s HOT.

  • Chelsey

    Hes hot, but im sorry, I watch AMC and he is a horrible actor. They should have hired the other Justin, Justin Hartley…hes gorgous and a terrific actor.

  • Sarah

    i love justin bruening and the charactor he played on amc- jamie martin was my favorite and i cant wait to see this

  • jen

    justin bruening played an amzing part in amc as jamie martin and i cant wait to see him in this movie.

  • jen

    justin bruening played an amzing part in amc as jamie martin and i cant wait to see him in this movie.

  • Nycky

    I loved the old knight rider series. And i watched the new knight rider movie last nigth and it was just great, loved Justin also he so handsome. Loved it.

  • http://dconway62@verizon.net david b conway

    dear jared ,jr hi my name is david conway i just want to reach the actor who play,s mike tracer in the new knight rider please please , i just want to tell him just from me please , how can he use his father,s name in the new knight rider , just when his father is still a ,live how can they use david hassloff name and time of the year of 20 year,s a ,go , and plus the tv movie pilot just when mike tracer did it like what his father did just in the tv movie pilot ,love david conway

  • http://dconway62@verizon.net david b conway

    PAGE 2 , AND PLUS THE TV MOVIE PILOT OF KNIGHT RIDER IN THE YEAR 2008 , TV MOVIE , AND MIKE TRACER DID NOT LIKE OR LOVE WHAT HIS FATHER DID , LOVE DAVID B CONWAY

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