CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of MacGyver episode “Banh Bao + Sterno + Drill + Burner + Mason” (5.04) that will be aired on Friday, January 8 at 08:00-09:00 PM.
Mac’s meeting with Desi’s parents goes sideways when her brother finds himself in trouble and desperately needs their help. Also, Russ and Matty must ask an old nemesis for assistance when their new recruitment candidate is kidnapped.
“MacGyver” is starring Lucas Till (Angus “Mac” MacGyver), Tristin Mays (Riley Davis), Justin Hires (Wilt Bozer), Meredith Eaton (Matty Weber), Levy Tran (Desi Nguyen), Henry Ian Cusick (Russ Taylor).
Guest Cast are Peter Weller (Mason), Ben Wang (Eli Brown), Corey Jung (Little Eli), Dollar Tan (Eli’s Father), Gloria Tsai (Eli’s Mother), Paul Yen (Jason), Michael Paul Chan (Dahn), Page Leong (Mimi),Bill Smitrovich (Joshua), Grace Thomas (Recruiter).
This episode is Written by Justin Lisson & Sophia Lopez and directed by Peter Weller.
Following a 20-something MacGyver as he creates a clandestine organization where he uses his knack for solving problems in unconventional ways to help prevent disasters from happening.
From CBS Television Studios in association with Lionsgate with Executive Producers Peter Lenkov, Henry Winkler, Lee Zlotoff, James Wan, Michael Clear and David Von Ancken