Rider Special Movie Event Tonight on NBC 2/17/08
02/17/2008 (09:00PM - 11:00PM) (Sunday) : "KNIGHT RIDER" REVS UP TO
RETURN TO NBC FOR A SPECIAL MOVIE EVENT
"Knight Rider," the iconic
1980's television classic, returns with a modern day sequel. The two-hour movie
event stars Justin Bruening , Deanna Russo, Sydney Tamiia Poitier and Bruce
Davison. In addition, David Hasselhoff -- who starred in the popular lead role
as Michael Knight for four seasons during the original series' run -- returns as
the same character during a special guest-star appearance.
The new KITT (Knight Industries Three Thousand) is the coolest car ever
created and someone is willing to do anything to obtain it. Sarah Graiman is a
24-year old PhD candidate at Stanford, following in her genius father Charles'
footsteps. When she receives word from KITT that her father is missing, they set
out to find and recruit childhood pal and former boyfriend Mike Traceur to help
uncover who is behind the attempt to procure KITT and locate Charles.
Source: NBC Press Release