Young Angus "Mac" MacGyver works for a clandestine organization within the U.S. government, relying on his unconventional problem-solving skills to save lives.
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Lucas Till ...  Angus MacGyver 94 episodes, 2016-2021
Tristin Mays ...  Riley Davis 93 episodes, 2016-2021
Justin Hires ...  Wilt Bozer 93 episodes, 2016-2021
Meredith Eaton ...  Matty Webber 81 episodes, 2017-2021
George Eads ...  Jack Dalton / ... 59 episodes, 2016-2021
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A reimagining of the classic series, is an action-adventure drama about 20-something Angus "Mac" MacGyver, who creates the Department of External Services, a clandestine organization within the U.S. government where he uses his extraordinary talent for unconventional problem-solving and vast scientific knowledge to save lives. Joining his team on high-risk missions around the globe is maverick former CIA agent Jack Dalton; Patricia Thornton, an ex-field agent turned director of operations; and Riley Davis, an unpredictable computer hacker with a chip on her shoulder. At home, MacGyver is entertained by his ambitious roommate, Wilt Bozer. Under the aegis of the Department of External Services, MacGyver takes on the responsibility of saving the world, armed to the teeth with resourcefulness and little more than bubble gum and a paper clip. Written by CBS

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No man has done more with less.


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In the Season 2 Introduction:
  • Respirator - 2 Liter Soda Bottle + Bicycle Inner Tube + Newspaper Liner (Carbon from Ink acts as a filter)
  • Flamethrower - Water Hose + Propane Tank
  • Explosive with Clock Timer - 1 Kg Sugar bundled in Paper Bag + Wire + Battery + Two Bell Mechanical Clock
  • Compass - Strainer + Swiss Army Knife + Orange Peel + Needle + Wine Glass + Water
  • Night Vision Goggles - Video Magnifier + Remote Control Batteries + Eyeglass Frame + LED Light Board Module+ Athletic Tape
  • Air Bag - Coroner Body Bag + Duct Tape + Fire Extinguisher
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Crazy Credits

"Sponsored in part by Victorinox" Victorinox manufacture the Swiss Army Knife. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Hawaii Five-0: Hahai I Na Pilikua Nui (2017) See more »

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It's a decent show
15 March 2019 | by brentj2011See all my reviews

Like many ppl are saying, it's not like the original. It's still good on its own merits. It is a tv show, why ppl are so pissed makes no sense to me.. Television is escapism not the Academy Awards, lighten up or change the channel


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Release Date:

23 September 2016 (USA) See more »

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MacGyver See more »

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Marietta, Georgia, USA See more »

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16:9 HD
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