Mark Wahlberg is reportedly in talks to take on the lead role in a remake of The Six Million Dollar Man.

The 43-year-old Transformers: Age of Extinction star would play Steve Austin, a role made famous by Lee Majors in the 1970s TV show, according to The Tracking Board.

Producer Harvey Weinstein is reported to be involved with the project, with Battleship and Lone Survivor helmer Peter Berg rumoured to direct.