Behind the Scenes

RDA Saved Dana’s Job When He Went Blind

When MacGyver producers were faced with Dana Elcar’s impending blindness, RDA stepped in to help his friend.

Behind the Scenes

RDA Yearbook Photos

Collection of photos from Richard Dean Anderson’s high school yearbook.

Behind the Scenes

Opening Credits List: Season 1

A list of all scenes shown in the opening credits and the episodes they are from.

Background Bible

Original Background Bible

The original first draft of general character and show ideas in preparation for season 2 filming. Also includes 6 synopses for planned episodes, 3 of which were actually made.

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Filming Locations

Shooting locations of all 7 seasons plus the 2 movies.

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Reboot Knife

This Victorinox SwissChamp knife engraved with the new MacGyver logo and Season 1 was given to cast and crew as an Christmas present.

Behind the Scenes

100th Episode Knife

As part of the 100th episode celebrations all cast and crew of MacGyver where issued with a specially printed 11 function Swiss Army Knife

Background Bible

Episode Synopses: The Cure

The original episode synopses which are listed with the Background Bible document.

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Recurring Actors

A list of actors who have appeared as different characters during MacGyver’s 7 year run.

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Recast Characters

Throughout the series there have been several characters who where played by different actors in different episodes.