Now casting: CBS’ ‘MacGyver’ seeking yogis



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.


'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?

The following roles are being cast:

  • European hotel guests – men and women who can portray European guests (French, Italian, Greek, etc.) Men should have a maximum waist size of 36, and women should wear a maximum dress size of 6.
  • Yogis – men and women who have experience doing yoga and will be comfortable doing it while filming
  • Yoga instructor – men or women with real experience to portray a yoga instructor

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When are they filming?

Filming will be in Braselton on Dec. 12.

How much does it pay?

Pay is $68 for eight hours.

How do I submit?

Send an email to with the name of the role you're submitting for. Include a clear photo(s) and your name, phone number and sizes (height, weight, coat, dress, pants and shoe). If you're submitting for a yoga role, enclose a photo of you doing yoga.