Premiered Date
September 29, 1985
Genre
Action
Network
ABC
72

Richard Dean Anderson

as Angus MacGyver

71

Bruce McGill

as Jack Dalton

1927-2005

Dana Elcar

as Pete Thornton

About MacGyver (1985)

About

A secret agent for the fictional Phoenix Foundation and fictional Department of External Services solves complex problems by making things out of ordinary objects and practical application of scientific knowledge. 

Trivia

Television movies called MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis and MacGyver: Trail to Doomsday aired in 1994. A 2016 reboot series also called MacGyver premiered in 2016.