Season 3 ----->
|Aired:||September 29, 2017 - May 4, 2018|
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|Premiere:||DIY or Die|
|Finale:||MacGyver + MacGyver|
|Title||Written by||Directed by||Original air date||Production code|
|DIY or Die||Peter Lenkov
Craig O'Neill and David Slack
|Stephen Herek||September 29, 2017||201|
Using a cell phone and soccer ball, MacGyver and the team search for a Navy SEAL who is believed to be alive in captivity in the Middle East.
|Muscle Car + Paper Clips||Nancy Kiu||Ericson Core||October 6, 2017||202|
Using a necklace and a microwave transmitter, Mac and the team attempt to locate Riley after her first solo mission with a group of dangerous hackers goes off the rails.
|Roulette Wheel + Wire||Justin Lisson||Ericson Core||October 13, 2017||203|
Using cuff links and wire, MacGyver and the team go undercover in a high stakes casino to steal diamonds from a vault before a terrorist group gets there first and trades the jewels for a weapon of mass destruction.
|X-Ray + Penny||Craig O’Neill and David Slack||Bethany Rooney||October 20, 2017||204|
When Murdoc drugs and kidnaps MacGyver, Mac uses a needle and his teeth to escape and join the team to save Murdoc's next victim
|Skull + Electromagnet||Lindsey Allen||Liz Allen Rosenbaum||October 27, 2017||205|
The team is pulled away from their Halloween plans when they head into the dreaded Bermuda Triangle to retrieve the Vice President's son after his plane goes down with a mysterious prisoner on board.
|Jet Engine + Pickup Truck||Andrew Karlsruher||Stephen Herek||November 3, 2017||206|
Using a cassette player and a plastic bucket, Mac and the team attempt to extinguish a massive oil wellhead fire in a Nigerian village, set by a rebel group, which is trying to topple its government by destroying their most valuable resource.
|Duct Tape + Jack||Brian Durkin||Gabriel Beristain||November 10, 2017||207|
MacGyver uses a heater and tabasco sauce to help a key presidential candidate in Ecuador receive a heart transplant he desperately needs after a rebel group tries to sabotage delivery of the organ.
|Packing Peanuts + Fire||Lindsey Allen||Stacey Black||November 17, 2017||208|
When MacGyver and Jack "steal" a priceless painting, using a tablecloth and a shoelace, in order to draw an infamous stolen art dealer out of hiding, they wind up getting conned out of the painting by the dealer's team. Also, Riley's estranged father, Elwood, asks to be part of her life, and Matty sends Bozer to a spy training camp
|CD-ROM + Hoagie Foil||Marqui Jackson
and Nancy Kiu
|Bobby Roth||December 1, 2017||209|
Mac and the team follow a group of Indonesian mercenaries who are transporting a lethal amount of stolen nerve gas in the hopes of tracking them to their dangerous leader. Also, Jack confronts Elwood about Riley, and Bozer is pushed to his limit in spy school.
|War Room + Ship||Brian Durkin and Andrew Karlsruher||Tawnia McKiernan||December 8, 2017||210|
When 32 college students are stranded on a research ship in the Arctic Ocean with no heat and erupting fires, Mac develops an emotional connection to the group leader, via video chat, as he relays how to stay alive as they await a rescue ship. Also, Jack kidnaps Elwood to find out what scam he's up to next, and Bozer's feelings toward Leanna grow stronger.
|Bullet + Pen||Marqui Jackson||Carlos Bernard||December 15, 2017||211|
The LAPD interrupts the team's Christmas celebration to arrest Mac for terrorism when they find a body in a building destroyed by a bomb Mac built.
|Mac + Jack||Peter Lenkov||Ron Underwood||January 5, 2018||212|
When Mac and Jack are trapped inside Mac's house, which his nemesis, The Ghost, has rigged with explosives, Mac uses a karaoke mic and an audio transformer to let the team know that this bomb is a distraction for a bigger one. Also, through flashbacks, Mac and Jack’s contentious first meeting unfolds.
|CO2 Sensor + Tree Branch||Timothy J. Lea and Adam Beechen||Brad Turner||January 12, 2018||213|
While Mac participates in a challenge for government operatives to create robotic combat machines, Mac must help his biggest competitor, Allie when her vehicle is hacked and heads to the Pentagon. Also, Jack attends his high school reunion, hoping for a showdown with his old rival who beat him out for homecoming king.
|Mardi Gras Beads + Chair||Brian Durkin, Marqui Jackson and Andrew Karlsruher||Mike Martinez||January 19, 2018||214|
When the team heads to New Orleans to track down the con artist who is posing as the wife of "Duke Jacoby," one of Jack’s old CIA aliases, Jack finds himself in jeopardy when "Duke's" old enemies resurface looking for revenge.
|Murdoc + Handcuffs||Marqui Jackson||Stephen Herek||February 2, 2018||215|
After one of Murdoc's go-to assassins agrees to hand over Murdoc to MacGyver in exchange for $10 million, the team finds itself protecting Murdoc from his former mentor, Nicholas Helman, who wants him dead. Also, Jack realizes he may still have feelings for Riley’s mother, Diane.
|Hammock + Balcony||Justin Lisson||Eagle Egilsson||March 2, 2018||216|
MacGyver, Leanna, Riley, and Bozer pose as honeymoon couples at a resort in order to gain information about a Serbian war criminal from his newly married son. Also, Bozer wonders if Matty knows about his relationship with Leanna, and Jack recruits Elwood to help him break into Matty’s home.
|Bear Trap + Mob Boss||Nancy Kiu||Steve Adelson||March 9, 2018||217|
Mac, Jack, and Riley set out to find a mobster-turned-informant after he's kidnapped and taken to Chernobyl by an international crime boss who’s worried he will deliver incriminating information to the CIA. Also, Bozer struggles to keep a secret from Matty.
|Riley + Airplane||Lindsey Allen||Antonio Negret||March 30, 2018||218|
When Matty and the team search for a former government tech who stole classified intel and has been evading capture, they reunite with the Coltons, the family of bounty hunters, who are pursuing the same man for different reasons.
|Benjamin Franklin + Grey Duffle||Andrew Klein and Andrew Karlsruher||Sharat Raju||April 6, 2018||219|
As Mac and the team investigate the suspicious death of Dawn's CIA supervisor, the evidence leads to a dirty CIA agent and a massive counterfeiting ring.
|Skyscraper + Power||Brian Durkin & Joshua Brown||Peter Weller||April 13, 2018||220|
Mac and Jack attempt to rescue a billionaire's son after he is kidnapped by a former Navy SEAL who uses an EMP weapon to cut off power and communication lines to the Shanghai skyscraper where the boy lives.
|Wind + Water||Executive Producer Lee David Zlotoff||Mark Manos||April 20, 2018||221|
While MacGyver is in Puerto Rico helping his friend rebuild his hurricane-damaged home, he is taken as a hostage in the bank his friend manages when robbers attempt to steal $2 million.
|UFO + Area 51||Marqui Jackson, Lindsey Allen and Nancy Kiu||Ericson Core||April 27, 2018||222|
Mac and Riley are attacked by a group of masked men after the government calls them in to examine a mysterious object that crash-landed in the Nevada desert. Also, Riley uncovers new information about Mac's father but questions whether to deliver it to him after he says he needs to move on.
|MacGyver + MacGyver||Executive Producers Craig O'Neill and David Slack||Stephen Herek||May 4, 2018||223|
MacGyver gets a shocking surprise when he tries to tell Matty that he's quitting the Phoenix Foundation.
- Lucas Till as Angus MacGyver
- George Eads as Jack Dalton
- Isabel Lucas as Samantha Cage
- Tristin Mays as Riley Davis
- Justin Hires as Wilt Bozer
- Meredith Eaton as Matilda Webber
- Aina Dumlao as Andie Lee
- David Dastmalchian as Murdoc
- Lauren Velez as Cassandra Glover
- Reign Edwards as Leanna Martin
- William Baldwin as Elwood Davis
- Lance Gross as Billy Colton
- Vinnie Jones as John Kendrick
- Ashley Tisdale as Allie
- Daniella Alonso as Dr. Alejandra Rosa
- Amy Smart as Dixie/Dawn
- Kamar De Los Reyes as Captain Delarosa
- Diogo Morgado as Carlos
- Lucas Till revealed an in interview all voice over work was done on Sundays. So for Season 2 he asked to explain his steps on-camera so he could have a day off from work.
Angus "Mac" MacGyver is an operative of a secret U.S. government organization where he uses his extraordinary talent for problem-solving and his extensive knowledge of science to save lives. "With skills that are only limited by his creativity, Mac saves the day using paper clips instead of pistols, birthday candles instead of bombs, and gum instead of guns
- The finale episode airs on May 4th which is only known as Star Wars Day and sometimes is called May the 4th, when MacGyver TV show makes Star Wars references.
- Is the second season to remove a main character shortly after the winter finale.
|Seasons of MacGyver|
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