Miami Vice, starring Don Johnson and Philip Michael Thomas, ran for five seasons on NBC from 1984-1989. The series was developed into 2006 feature film take from Michael Mann that starred Colin Farrell and Jamie Foxx. Now, it looks like the series may return. NBC is teaming with Vin Diesel to develop a Miami Vice revival.
The project is the to to come out of Vin Diesel’s first-look deal with Universal Television. The project is being headed by Shana Waterman who now serves as head of television for Diesel’s One Race Television production company. Diesel and Waterman will executive produce with Chris Morgan and Ainsley Davies. Peter Macmanus is on board to pen the script.
Stay tuned, kids…