Name: Craig Bannister
Spouse: Ingrid Bannister
Craig Bannister is a field operative for the DXS and good
friend of MacGyver. Their first adventure together saw him sent in to provide backup to
MacGyver when Pete became worried that a security leak within the DXS could compromise
MacGyvers assignment. Bannister worked closely with MacGyver and Pete to investigate
the internal leak within the department, but it turned out that the leak was actually
Bannister himself, being subliminally controlled by his wife, Ingrid, who turned out to be
a G.R.U (Russian military intelligence) agent working under cover. Bannister was nearly
killed when Ingrid was found out as she triggered a device which caused banister to have a
After Ingrid was exposed, Bannister continued to work for the DXS at their Washington DC
headquarters even after Pete and MacGyver moved on to the Phoenix Foundation.
Banister later worked with MacGyver and Pete on a joint mission to retrieve evidence to
link a major drug dealer to the flow of cocaine into the U.S.
Episodes: The Enemy Within , Friends