Turbo boost! David Hasselhoff confirms classic 80s show Knight Rider may return to television

Mail Online | 8/9/2017 | Tracy Wright For Dailymail.com
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More than 30 years after its release, crime fighting show Knight Rider is set to return to television.

David Hasselhoff, 65, confirmed to TMZ in a video interview that Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn is working on securing the rights to bring back the cult classic show.

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'We're talking about doing a full blown TV series and we're working on the rights right now,' Hasselhoff said.

'It really came out of my relationship with James [Gunn] and the fact that he watched the show when he was eight years old, which is crazy,' he added.

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During its four-year run on NBC, Hasselhoff portrayed Michael Knight, a crime fighting agent in public justice organization, the Foundation for Law and Government (FLAG).

Knight uses high tech crime-fighting equipment throughout the show, but primarily entrusts his customized 1982 Pontiac Trans-Am sports model sidekick named KITT.

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Not only does KITT feature an exceptionally durable frame and shell, the black Trans-Am is technologically advanced with artificial intelligence.

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