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A reboot of the original 1985 series, MacGyver follows Angus "Mac" MacGyver, an operative of a secret U.S. government organization, who uses his quick thinking skills and extraordinary knowledge to save lives. Mac is known for using everyday things such as paper clips and gum instead of guns and bombs. Each episode features "tricks of the trade" narrated by Lucas Till, who portrays MacGyver on the show. 

MacGyver exists in the same universe as two other CBS reboots: Hawaii 5-0 and Magnum P.I

Network: CBS

First Episode Date: September 23, 2016


Where to Watch: Paramount+, Hulu

Latest MacGyver News and Updates

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    By Sara Belcher
  • MacGyver in trouble.

    Will the 'MacGyver' Reboot Have a Parallel Series Ending to Its Predecessor?

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    By Toni Sutton
  • Lucas Till as MacGyver

    MacGyver's Fate Is up in the Air — Here's What We Think Will Happen to Him

    It’s the last season of CBS’s ‘MacGyver’ and as he seems to lose control of his hands, many of us are wondering if MacGyver dies in the last season.
    By Jamie Lerner
  • Angus MacGyver

    'MacGyver' Will End After Season 5

    The CBS show 'MacGyver' will be ending after Season 5. Fans are upset online and want to know why the series was canceled. When will the finale air?
    By Kori Williams
  • Meredith Eaton

    Don't Worry, 'MacGyver' Fans — Meredith Eaton Isn't Leaving the Show

    Meredith Eaton has starred on the TV series 'MacGyver' for years, but some fans are speculating that she may be leaving the show soon.
    By Kori Williams
  • george eads

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    What happened to Jack on 'MacGyver’? George Eads is the actor who played him, and he left the show ahead of its fourth season amid controversy.
    By Shannon Raphael
  • lucas till

    'MacGyver' is Not Coming Back This Season and We're Gutted

    Take a deep breath. Hold it in. We have some horrid news: 'MacGyver' is not coming back this fall. Here is when the CBS series is returning.
    By Leila Kozma
  • macgyver and riley

    Will Season 4 Be the Season Where Macgyver and Riley Finally Get Together?

    Four seasons in and everyone's favorite non-couple on 'Macgyver' are Macgyver and Riley. But do the two teammates finally get together?
    By Jacqueline Gualtieri
  • amber skye noyes

    That Stunning Redhead on 'MacGyver' Is Amber Skye Noyes

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    By Distractify Staff
  • macgyver on CBS

    The 'MacGyver' Season 5 Renewal Came Just in Time to Ease Fans' Concerns

    With the 'MacGyver' finale set to be a jaw-dropper, fans are looking forward to a Season 5 renewal more than ever and are hopeful for more episodes.
    By Chrissy Bobic
  • levy tran

    'MacGyver' Actress Levy Tran Has a Wide Range of Colorful Tattoos

    Are Desi's tattoos real on 'MacGyver’? The agent's beautiful pieces of black ink have fascinated 'MacGyver' fans for quite some time now. Are they real?
    By Leila Kozma
  • George Eads and Lucas Till

    Did 'Macgyver' Really Kill off Jack Dalton? New Episode Answers Many Long-Term Questions

    Is Jack Dalton actually dead on 'Macgyver'? This moment reveals previously unknown details nearly two years after the character's last appearance.
    By Chris Barilla
  • Tristin Mays as Riley

    Some 'MacGyver' Fans Are Convinced Actress Tristin Mays Is About to Leave the Show

    Is Tristin Mays leaving 'MacGyver?' According to a newly resurfaced fan theory, the actress might be exiting 'MacGyver.' So, are the rumors true?
    By Leila Kozma
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