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The Columbian
10 actors on cusp of becoming TV standoutsbe to deal with those crazy gimmicks while making sure he keeps the character a
10 actors on cusp of becoming TV standouts
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
be to deal with those crazy gimmicks while making sure he keeps the character as carrying and charming as the one played by Richard Dean Anderson. • Phoebe Waller-Bridge, “Fleabag” Amazon: British audiences have seen her work but this new streaming... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
September 29the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986.
September 29
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986. 1985: The TV series "MacGyver," starring Richard Dean Anderson as the resourceful secret agent Angus MacGyver, debuts. The show became known for MacGyver's ability to... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 29the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986.
September 29
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986. 1985: The TV series "MacGyver," starring Richard Dean Anderson as the resourceful secret agent Angus MacGyver, debuts. The show became known for MacGyver's ability to... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 29the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986.
September 29
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986. 1985: The TV series "MacGyver," starring Richard Dean Anderson as the resourceful secret agent Angus MacGyver, debuts. The show became known for MacGyver's ability to... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
September 29the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986.
September 29
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986. 1985: The TV series "MacGyver," starring Richard Dean Anderson as the resourceful secret agent Angus MacGyver, debuts. The show became known for MacGyver's ability to... Read more
5 related stories
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KRCR TV Redding
September 29the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986.
September 29
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986. 1985: The TV series "MacGyver," starring Richard Dean Anderson as the resourceful secret agent Angus MacGyver, debuts. The show became known for MacGyver's ability to... Read more
5 related stories
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 29the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986.
September 29
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
the first flight since the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986. 1985: The TV series "MacGyver," starring Richard Dean Anderson as the resourceful secret agent Angus MacGyver, debuts. The show became known for MacGyver's ability to... Read more
5 related stories
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The New Zealand Herald
Critics seem to hate the new MacGyver remake, likening watching it to getting a lobotomyas the handy hero. The main difference is that Mac seems to be a lot younger,
Critics seem to hate the new MacGyver remake, likening watching it to getting a lobotomy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
as the handy hero. The main difference is that Mac seems to be a lot younger, lighthearted and mischievous than Richard Dean Anderson's take on the character. But where the reboot's tried to distance itself from the original, the... Read more
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News.com.au
Less MacGyver, more pre-pubescent Bondthe main problems with the reboot is Lucas Till is sorely miscast. Till, at 26
Less MacGyver, more pre-pubescent Bond
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
the main problems with the reboot is Lucas Till is sorely miscast. Till, at 26 years old, is almost a decade younger than Richard Dean Anderson was at the beginning of the original series. It’s not even that he is young, but he looks and plays... Read more
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/Film
MacGyver Producers Interview: James Wan & Peter Lenkovforce. You may have heard the term “MacGyvering” your way out of a situation.
MacGyver Producers Interview: James Wan & Peter Lenkov
/Film / Posted 7 days ago
force. You may have heard the term “MacGyvering” your way out of a situation. It comes from the original show starring Richard Dean Anderson. Will Forte’s MacGruber sketch on SNL and subsequent movie is a spoof of MacGyver. We spoke with Wan... Read more
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The Seattle Times
TV Picks for Sept. 23: ‘MacGyver’ series premiereCBS is calling this new adventure drama a “re-imagining” of the original series
TV Picks for Sept. 23: ‘MacGyver’ series premiere
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
CBS is calling this new adventure drama a “re-imagining” of the original series that ran from 1985-1992 and starred Richard Dean Anderson. Lucas Till now takes the lead as Angus “Mac” MacGyver, a special agent and “problem-solver” who works for the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Top of the Morning, Sept. 23, 2016“MacGyver,” 7 p.m., CBS Reviews are not kind to star Lucas Till, who apparentl
Top of the Morning, Sept. 23, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
“MacGyver,” 7 p.m., CBS Reviews are not kind to star Lucas Till, who apparently doesn’t have the charm of original Richard Dean Anderson. But sometimes reviews are wrong, so take the new series for a spin. You can always skip it next... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Exorcist,' 'MacGyver' debutunlikely to impress fans of "The Exorcist," the influential 1973 film, or the f
'Exorcist,' 'MacGyver' debut
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
unlikely to impress fans of "The Exorcist," the influential 1973 film, or the fondly remembered "MacGyver," which starred Richard Dean Anderson and ran from 1985 to 1992 on ABC. But in the splintering TV world, networks put great value in... Read more
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New York Post
Why the new ‘MacGyver’ is differentfrom the TV graveyard, rebooting “MacGyver” for a new audience nearly 25 years
Why the new ‘MacGyver’ is different
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
from the TV graveyard, rebooting “MacGyver” for a new audience nearly 25 years after it ended its original run on ABC. Richard Dean Anderson starred in the original “MacGyver” series on AB (1985-92).Photo: Everett Collection For those who... Read more
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The Atlantic
It Would Take the Old MacGyver to Save the New 'MacGyver'name is a nod to the original Mac’s best friend, Pete Thornton, the only charac
It Would Take the Old MacGyver to Save the New 'MacGyver'
The Atlantic / Posted 8 days ago
name is a nod to the original Mac’s best friend, Pete Thornton, the only character in the show who appeared regularly with Richard Dean Anderson.) That it-takes-a-village shift certainly gives the show’s writers more room to play and experiment... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'MacGyver' is back, for no good reason at alla paper clip than the show made it seem), he invented a whole new type of actio
'MacGyver' is back, for no good reason at all
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
a paper clip than the show made it seem), he invented a whole new type of action hero. Unlike James Bond, Angus MacGyver (Richard Dean Anderson) didn’t need an arsenal of futuristic gimmicks or the ability to seduce everyone in sight while mixing... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Fall into TV: New and returning shows start this weekfirm works to understand jurors, lawyers, witnesses and defendants. Derek’s pi
Fall into TV: New and returning shows start this week
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 9 days ago
firm works to understand jurors, lawyers, witnesses and defendants. Derek’s pilot review: D (Must we endure this without Richard Dean Anderson?) “Man With a Plan” Matt LeBlanc stars in this sitcom about a stay-at-home dad. “The Great... Read more
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Philly.com
Fall TV: Winning 'Pitch,' 'The Exorcist' and moreFirst Class) stars as Angus "Mac" MacGyver, an inventive type possessed of grea
Fall TV: Winning 'Pitch,' 'The Exorcist' and more
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
First Class) stars as Angus "Mac" MacGyver, an inventive type possessed of great hair and a slightly obnoxious voiceover. Richard Dean Anderson fans might accept no substitutes, but those who loved George Eads in CSI could be happy to see him... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Couch potatoes in good place as roll-out spins onImpossible. First of all, 26-year-old Lucas Till, who plays the new Angus "Mac
Couch potatoes in good place as roll-out spins on
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Impossible. First of all, 26-year-old Lucas Till, who plays the new Angus "Mac" MacGyver, is about 10 years younger than Richard Dean Anderson was when he starred in the original. Secondly, the series is lighter in tone, and Mac is also not so... Read more
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IGN
MacGyver: "The Rising" Reviewitself at the time, and rise up out of the pack of other action shows of the er
MacGyver: "The Rising" Review
IGN / Posted 9 days ago
itself at the time, and rise up out of the pack of other action shows of the era, thanks to its unique science-bent hero. Richard Dean Anderson's cerebral crusader, Angus MacGyver, was memorable enough to keep the nostalgia fires burning for... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Darlene Schumacher, 1942years old. Darlene retired from banking operations as vice president in 1986.
Darlene Schumacher, 1942
Tehachapi News / Posted 9 days ago
years old. Darlene retired from banking operations as vice president in 1986. She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Richard Dean Schumacher; two sons, Tom Schumacher and family and Jay Schumacher and family, niece Cindy Schmidt, sister... Read more
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IGN
MacGyver: Director James Wan on Rebooting the Iconic Action Heromore relevant in today's world than ever before. Got feedback on our player?
MacGyver: Director James Wan on Rebooting the Iconic Action Hero
IGN / Posted 9 days ago
more relevant in today's world than ever before. Got feedback on our player? IGN: Lucas obviously is very different than Richard Dean Anderson, but of course, he's not playing a continuation of the exact same character, and this is a younger... Read more
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Variety
‘Lethal Weapon’ and ‘MacGyver’getting around the fact that the new version of the character has very little a
‘Lethal Weapon’ and ‘MacGyver’
Variety / Posted 12 days ago
getting around the fact that the new version of the character has very little appeal, and certainly won’t put the memory of Richard Dean Anderson, who originated the role, out of anyone’s mind. CBS has a very successful procedural formula: It... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Designated Survivor,' 'BBT', 'MacGyver,' 'The Exorcist' and 'Lethal Weapon' top this week's TV must-seesdanger, and with good reason. When: Wednesday, Sept. 21 on Fox, City This is
'Designated Survivor,' 'BBT', 'MacGyver,' 'The Exorcist' and 'Lethal Weapon' top this week's TV must-sees
Calgary Sun / Posted 13 days ago
danger, and with good reason. When: Wednesday, Sept. 21 on Fox, City This is a reimagining of the old series starring Richard Dean Anderson that Patty and Selma were so obsessed with on The Simpsons. If this modern version makes a go of it,... Read more
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Boston Globe
The season’s forecast: A deluge from every outletHouse” (Action drama, Sept. 23) Starring: Lucas Till, George Eads Concept: T
The season’s forecast: A deluge from every outlet
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
House” (Action drama, Sept. 23) Starring: Lucas Till, George Eads Concept: Till takes on the secret agent role played by Richard Dean Anderson in the 1985-92 series. He’s super-duper-resourceful as he uses everyday items to get out of... Read more
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News.com.au
What happened to hunky MacGyver?Supplied Editorial Richard Dean Anderson is most famous for playing MacGyver.
What happened to hunky MacGyver?
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
Supplied Editorial Richard Dean Anderson is most famous for playing MacGyver. WITH the new MacGyver reboot set to premiere in the US next week, we thought we would take a look at what Richard Dean Anderson, the star who made MacGyver must-see TV in... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Richard Dean NissGOOD THUNDER - , 54, of Good Thunder, died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016, at Mayo Cli
Richard Dean Niss
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
GOOD THUNDER - , 54, of Good Thunder, died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato. No services are planned at this time. Richard was born Sept. 7, 1962, in Fairmont, Minn., son of Ronald and Jo Ann Nis... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio native plays Jodie Foster in TV’s ‘Killing Reagan’are slated to premiere soon. A rundown: Not one, but two Texas natives are lea
San Antonio native plays Jodie Foster in TV’s ‘Killing Reagan’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
are slated to premiere soon. A rundown: Not one, but two Texas natives are leads of “MacGyver,” CBS’ reboot of the old Richard Dean Anderson series. The action-adventure series follows Angus “Mac” MacGyver, a scientific wizard and government... Read more
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CBS News
Lucas Till and George Eads talk “MacGyver” rebootIn the classic 1980s “MacGyver” series, Richard Dean Anderson played a secret a
Lucas Till and George Eads talk “MacGyver” reboot
CBS News / Posted 22 days ago
In the classic 1980s “MacGyver” series, Richard Dean Anderson played a secret agent who used scientific know-how and everyday objects to solve tough problems. Now, the show is getting a reboot as a new series on CBS. Lucas Till -- who takes over the... Read more

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