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08.05.2020

WHEN RUSS’ FIRST LOVE IS KIDNAPPED BY REBELS, HE TAKES HIS TEAM TO THE SMALL, IMPOVERISHED TOWN WHERE HE ORIGINALLY FOUGHT THE INSURGENTS, ON A REBROADCAST OF “MACGYVER,” FRIDAY, AUGUST 28

Right + Wrong + Both + Neither” – When Russ’ first love, Emilia (Amanda Schull), is kidnapped by the same rebels he fought during his private military contract days, he takes the Phoenix team to a small, impoverished town to rescue her and rid the town of the rebels for good, on a rebroadcast of MACGYVER, Friday, August 28 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (Originally broadcast 3/13/20.)

REGULAR CAST:

Lucas Till

(Angus “Mac” MacGyver)

Tristin Mays

(Riley Davis)

Justin Hires

(Wilt Bozer)

Meredith Eaton

(Matty Weber)

Levy Tran

(Desi Nguyen)

Henry Ian Cusick

(Russ Taylor)

GUEST CAST:

Amanda Schull

(Emilia West)

Matt Medrano

(Dr. Marcel)

Nick Rhys

(Victor)

Maximilian Osinski

(Anton)

John Purcarea

(Worker)

Alex Veadov

(Felix)

Yosef Kasnetzkov

(Lead Guard)

Teodora Cristea

(Female Worker)

WRITTEN BY: Andrew Klein

DIRECTED BY: Roderick Davis

GENRE: Action-Adventure Drama

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Official CBS website: https://www.cbs.com/shows/macgyver/

CHEAT TWEET: Can Russ save his first love after she is kidnapped by rebels from a small, impoverished town where he first fought them when he was in the private military? @MacGyverCBS 8/28 8pm #CBS @hicusick https://bit.ly/3fvREeq

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/MacGyverCBS

Instagram: @MacGyverCBS

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Cast and crew on social:

Lucas Till

Twitter: @LucasTill

Instagram: @Lucas Till

Tristin Mays

Twitter: @TRizzio

Instagram: @TristinMays

Justin Hires

Twitter: @JustinHires

Instagram: @JustinHires

Meredith Eaton

Twitter: @MerEaton

Instagram: N/A

Henry Ian Cusick

Twitter: @hicusick

Instagram: @henryiancusick

Peter Lenkov

Twitter: @PLenkov

Instagram: N/A

James Wan

Twitter: @creepypuppet

Instagram: @creepypuppet

Henry Winkler

Twitter: @hwinkler4real

Instagram: N/A

Lee Zlotoff

Twitter: @MacGyver

Instagram: N/A

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Press Contacts:

Beth Haiken

818-655-1583

beth.haiken@cbs.com

Tagan Lee-Greene

818-655-7252

tagan.lee-greene@cbs.com

Photo Contacts:

Rick Boeth

212-975-7627

richard.boeth@cbs.com

Amanda Beane

818-655-1545

amanda.beane@cbs.com