MacGyver (2016)

Macgyver: Season 1

101st Street Television (2016)
Drama, Adventure, Action
USA | English | Color | 6h
5.1

A reimagining of the classic series, is an action-adventure drama about 20-something Angus "Mac" MacGyver, who creates the Department of External Services (DXS), 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.


Cast View all

Lucas Till Angus “Mac” MacGyver
George Eads Jack Dalton
Sandrine Holt Patricia Thornton
Tristin Mays Riley Davis
Justin Hires Wilt Bozer
Meredith Eaton Matty Webber
Isabel Lucas Samantha Cage
Aina Dumlao Andie Lee
Travis Misarti Phoenix Tech

Crew View all

Writer Lee David Zlotoff, Peter M. Lenkov, Brandon Willer, Bret VandenBos
Producer Peter Tassler, P. Todd Coe
Photography Gabriel Beristain, James L. Carter
Musician Keith Power

Episodes View details

1 The Rising 45 min | Sep 22, 2016

Angus "Mac" MacGyver and Jack Dalton, special agents for the Department of External Services (DXS), join forces to recover a missing bioweapon that has the ability to destroy hundreds of thousands of people with one single drop.

Director: James Wan
Writer: Peter M. Lenkov, Paul Downs Colaizzo
Guest stars: Vinnie Jones, Cory Scott Allen, India Batson, Alessandro Folchitto, Elizabeth Tavares, Kenneth Israel, Michael E. Sanders, Craig Newman, Don Dipetta
2 Metal Saw 45 min | Sep 29, 2016

MacGyver and the team attempt to rescue Sarah, Jack’s former CIA partner/ex-girlfriend who went missing in Venezuela after she obtained evidence to take down an international arms dealer.

Director: Jerry Levine
Writer: Craig O'Neill
Guest stars: Amy Acker, Aina Dumlao, Jocko Sims, Al Vincente, G-Rod
3 Awl 45 min | Oct 06, 2016

MacGyver and the team are in Malaysia to extract a terrorist group’s money man, Ralph, who holds key intel on an impending attack. But the mission goes south when the man is shot, and now, with only a driver’s license and hand sanitizer available, MacGyver must keep Ralph alive in order to learn the terrorists’ plans.

Director: Matt Earl Beesley
Writer: David Slack
Guest stars: Oliver Cooper
4 Wire Cutter 45 min | Oct 13, 2016

Mac and Jack partner with older versions of themselves, a Russian bomb programmer and his estranged handler, to shut down a Soviet-era warhead in Moscow. But when the antiquated computer needed to disable the warhead becomes inoperable, Mac must find a way to fix it with only duct tape and wire in time to prevent a new Cold War.

Director: Joe Dante
Writer: John Turman
5 Toothpick 45 min | Oct 20, 2016

Using only an armrest, a curtain rod, and a toothpick, MacGyver must fix a sabotaged train in order to protect a whistleblower who has proof that her boss is selling weapons to U.S. enemies.

Director: Bobby Roth
Writer: Nancy Kiu
Guest stars: Kasha Kropinski, Jarreth Merz
6 Wrench 45 min | Oct 27, 2016

Using only a wrench and rope, MacGyver must diffuse a bomb set near the United Nations by his old nemesis, “The Ghost”, a notorious criminal whose work killed his mentor, and track him down before he strikes again.

Director: Alec Smight
Writer: Brian Durkin
Guest stars: Emerson Brooks, Lobo Sebastian, Niko Nicotera
7 Can Opener 45 min | Nov 04, 2016

MacGyver goes under cover to break a notorious drug kingpin from a maximum security prison, then must track the fugitive to the cartel's location to dismantle it.

Director: Omar Madha
Writer: Sean Hennen
8 Corkscrew 45 min | Nov 11, 2016

When MacGyver comes face to face with Murdoc, an international assassin hired to kill him, Mac must defend both himself and Bozer, armed with only a corkscrew and paper towel rolls. Also, Bozer feels completely betrayed when he finally learns Mac's true identity.

Director: Janice Cooke
Writer: Lindsey Allen
Guest stars: David Dastmalchian, Aimee Carrero, Christain Chamberlin, Cindy L. Jefferson
9 Chisel 45 min | Nov 18, 2016

With only a chisel and matchbook, MacGyver and team must defend themselves the U.S. embassy workers in Latvia from extremists who are attempting to retrieve their leader. Also, Bozer faces a big decision now that he knows who Mac really is.

Director: Brad Tanenbaum
Writer: Brandon Willer, Bret VandenBos
Guest stars: Tobias Jelenek, Garrett Kruithof, Alicia Coppola, Andrew Ayala, Hunter Burke, Philip Fornah
10 Pliers 45 min | Dec 09, 2016

Mac and the team have no time to reminisce while visiting Mac's and Bozer's hometown when they immediately start searching for a kidnapped prodigy from Mac's old middle school, Valerie. With just pliers and speaker wire available, Mac works doggedly to rescue the young genius he has so much in common with.

Director: Lee Rose
Writer: Brian Durkin
Guest stars: John Heard
11 Scissors 45 min | Dec 16, 2016

MacGyver and Jack search for Riley, using a microwave and a power strip, after she mysteriously disappears and hacks into the NSA, possibly unleashing World War III. Also, Bozer goes on his first official mission, and Jack opens up about his history with Riley's mother, Diane.

Director: Stephen Herek
Writer: Nancy Kiu, Lindsay Allen
Guest stars: Michael Michele, Nicholas X. Parsons, Sean Michael Weber, Lyman Chen, Joshua Chang, Tze Yep
12 Screwdriver 45 min | Jan 06, 2017

Using a screwdriver and bug spray, MacGyver must find the U.S. government mole who is leaking classified intel to the organization that is trying to take down The Phoenix Foundation. Also, Sarah returns to help with the mission, and Nikki reappears, but Mac can't tell which side she's on.

Director: Craig Siebels
Writer: Peter Lenkov, David Slack, Craig O'Neill
Guest stars: Amy Acker, David Dastmalchian, Preston James Hillier, Sammi Rotibi, Bob Bost, Dheeaba Donghrer, John Atwood
13 Large Blade 45 min | Jan 13, 2017

On the way back from capturing a war criminal, Mac and Jack’s helicopter crashes in a remote area of Kazakhstan, injuring their pilot and allowing their prisoner to escape with Jack’s gun. Using a large blade and a water bottle, MacGyver must get help as the pilot’s condition worsens and before the war criminal takes them as prisoners.

Director: Sylvain White
Writer: Andrew Karlsruher
Guest stars: Keith Jardine, Zulay Henao, Darla Delgado, Eyas Younis, Chas Harvey, Josefina Boneo, Blake Burgess
14 Fish Scaler 45 min | Jan 20, 2017

Using a fish scaler and some fishing wire, Mac and Jack must track down a corrupt FBI agent who has framed a man for murder. Also, everyone on the team is terrified to get their first performance review from Matty, their tough new boss.

Director: Eagle Egilsson
Writer: John Turman, David Slack, Craig O’Neill
Guest stars: Siobhan Fallon Hogan, Frank Whaley, Gary Weeks, Michael Tow, Pat Dortch, Danielle Deadwyler, Aina Dumlao
15 Magnifying Glass 45 min | Feb 10, 2017

When Matty's goddaughter and her boyfriend are killed in a San Francisco park, Mac and the team investigate the crime and start to suspect that the 1970s Zodiac Killer has returned.

Director: Stephen Herek
Writer: Brian Durkin
Guest stars: Cheyenne Haynes, Joe Ando-Hirsh, Richard Thomas Koghberger, Sophie Edwards, Joselin Reyes, Michael Graziadei, Ryan Lewis
16 Hook 45 min | Feb 17, 2017

While tracking down the dangerous fugitive Aaron Deckard, Mac and Jack face the notorious Colton family of bounty hunters who already kidnapped their mark. Now, using a hook and a car cable, Mac must extract the criminal from the Colton's, who are unaware of the deadly situation they're in. Also, Bozer and Riley try to hack into Jack's CIA file to find out about his history with Matty.

Director: Tawnia McKiernan
Writer: Nancy Kiu
17 Ruler 45 min | Feb 24, 2017

Bozer’s first overseas mission goes terribly wrong when Mac and the team are blamed for a terrorist bombing and the Phoenix Foundation is forced to disavow them. Using a ruler and coconut oil to make disguises, the team must avoid authorities and clear their names without any support from back home.

Director: Antonio Negret
Writer: Andrew Karlsruher
18 Flashlight 45 min | Mar 10, 2017

Mac and the team travel to Hawaii to help out when an earthquake strikes and partner with Chin Ho and Kono to rescue a group of government scientists trapped in a building about to collapse. Hawaii-Five-0 Crossover S07E??

Director: Jonathan Brown
Writer: Lindsey Allen
Guest stars: Daniel Dae Kim, Grace Park, Taylor Wily
19 Compass 45 min | Mar 30, 2017

Mac and Jack help Mac's close friend from M.I.T. after she fakes her own death to prevent someone from killing her in order to suppress her scientific research.

Director: Christine Moore
Writer: Lee D. Zlotoff
Guest stars: Aly Michalka, Francois Chau, Bill Posley
20 Hole Puncher 45 min | Apr 06, 2017

When the team intercepts a terror group's message meant for Murdoc, Mac poses as the psychopath to save the intended target and find out why they want Murdoc to assassinate him.

Director: Liz Allen Rosenbaum
Writer: David Slack, Craig O'Neill
Guest stars: David Dastmalchian, William Mapother, Assaf Cohen, Kate Bond, Michael Harding, Susan Macke Miller, Hamid-Reza Benjamin Thompson, Lycan Scott, Candace Moon
21 Cigar Cutter 45 min | Apr 13, 2017

Season Finale. Murdoc moves forward with his plans for revenge against MacGyver by recruiting his recently released former cellmate to infiltrate the Phoenix Complex as a "lab technician" and kill every agent inside.

Director: Christine Moore
Writer: Peter Lenkov, David Slack, Craig O'Neill
Guest stars: David Dastmalchian, William Mapother, Mark A. Sheppard, Kate Bond, Farshad Farahat, Aina Dumlao, Troy Rudeseal, Adam Roby Southard, Jeff Wolfe
22 TBA 45 min | Apr 20, 2017

Editions

Barcode Format Region Released Edition
031398277989 DVD 1 Feb 27, 2018
5053083121860 DVD 2 Sep 11, 2017
5053083155001 DVD 2 Jul 05, 2018
9317731134531 DVD
4010884541946 DVD
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