Season 4, Episode 077
Airdate 13th March 1989
Written by Joel Schwartz
Directed by Michael Caffey
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Runners is the 13th episode of Season 4 in the original version of MacGyver.


A teenage prostitute is trying to leave her pimp and return to her family. As MacGyver helps her to do this, it is revealed that she is also being abused by her father who blames her for the death of his wife.

Trivia Edit

Just before the ending credits Richard Dean Anderson says 'You need help, call the National Runaway Switchboard 1-800-621-4000'. Although the National Runaway Switchboard is still around, the phone# has changed, it is now, 1-800-RUNAWAY or 1-800-786-2929.


Main Cast

Recurring Cast Others Holly Fields as Jennifer
Gerald Anthony as Snakeskin
Roxanne Reese as Cynthia
Jeff Pomerantz as Jim Reiner

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