Now casting: CBS’ ‘MacGyver’ seeking physically fit men

  • Mary Caldwell
  • For the AJC
5:03 p.m Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 Atlanta Jobs: Find a Job / Post a Job the AJC

Are you ready to make your mark on Atlanta’s film and TV industry? Are you the next Tyler Perry? ATL is in need of young stars. Check out the Peach City’s latest casting call for your chance at fame. 

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‘MacGyver’ is a new CBS version of the 1985 to 1992 series that starred Richard Dean Anderson. It’s an action-adventure drama about a young man who creates a secret organization within the U.S. government and uses his scientific knowledge and ingenuity to right the wrongs of the world. Lucas Till of “X Men” – who grew up in Atlanta and graduated from Kell High School – stars as MacGyver. George Eads, who was in “CSI,” is also in the cast.

What are they looking for?

Physically fit men who look like they’re in their 30s and are 5’11” or taller are needed.

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When are they filming?

Filming will be in Atlanta on Dec. 7.

How much does it pay?

Pay is $68 for eight hours.

How do I submit?

Send an email to with “Thursday Feds” in the subject line. Include a clear photo(s) and your name, phone number and sizes (height, weight, coat, dress, pants and shoe). 

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