CBS ‘MacGyver’ Reboot To Film in Atlanta

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Looking for a job? CBS ‘MacGyver’ is now hiring crew in Atlanta, Georgia.

Georgia’s film industry is on fire. According to Georgia’s Help Wanted Hotline, CBS is going to film the MacGyver reboot in Atlanta, Georgia. In fact, producers are now hiring crew members to work on the new TV series.

For those of you who are too young to know what MacGyver is, MacGyver is an American action-adventure TV series that ran for seven seasons on ABC from 1985 to 1992. The series was filmed in Los Angeles and later moved to Vancouver for the final three seasons. The show centered around secret agent Angus MacGyver, played by Richard Dean Anderson, who works as a troubleshooter for the fictional Phoenix Foundation in Los Angeles and as an agent for a fictional United States government agency, the Department of External Services. Growing up as scientists, MacGyver served as a Bomb Tech Technician during the Vietnam War. His background helped become resourceful and possessed the knowledge of a Google search engine. He solves complex problems by using ordinary household items, along with his Swiss Army knife.

The series wasn’t a major hit, but it had a loyal following and was extremely popular around the world. It would later be turned into several TV movies including MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis and MacGyver: Trail to DoomsdayEven a spin-off series was created, Young MacGyver but, it was later cancelled after a failed pilot.

In addition, the original series’ executive producer is teaming up with the director of Furious 7, James Wan, to produce the remake for CBS.

Producers for the MacGyver are currently hiring all crew positions on the new TV series in Atlanta, Georgia. If you are interested in working on the TV series, e-mail your resume to [email protected]This is for crew work only. DO NOT APPLY FOR AN ACTING JOB. 

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