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MacGyver: The Treasure of Manco

MacGyver becomes involved with a friend in Peru who is trying to track a lost treasure that cost her father his life.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 5x15
Production Number: 098
Airdate: Monday February 12th, 1990

Guest Stars
Richard ChavesRichard Chaves
As Enrique
Gregory SierraGregory Sierra
As Captain Diaz
Michael BaysMichael Bays
As Ramon

Co-Guest Stars
Richard DuranRichard Duran
As Soldier
Terry BarclayTerry Barclay
As Luna
Lenno BritosLenno Britos
As Leader
Victor FavrinVictor Favrin
As Quipumayoc
Joe SalaJoe Sala
As Guerilla Rider
Main Cast
Richard Dean AndersonRichard Dean Anderson
As Angus MacGyver


In the Peruvian Andes in 1540, the local tribe holds a ritual ceremony. The high priest, Manco, gives a warrior a sacred golden headdress and tells him that he is the holder of the key and will protect the Garden of Gold forever...

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Episode Quotes
Maria: He believed that this headpiece was the key to finding the treasure of Manco.
MacGyver: Oh, I love this kind of stuff.

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorLee David Zlotoff
Executive ProducerHenry Winkler  |  John Rich (1)  |  Stephen Downing
Supervising ProducerMichael Greenburg (1)
Co-ProducerHudson Hickman
Associate ProducerThomas R. Polizzi
Production DesignerRex Raglan
EditorBrad Rines
CastingMark Tillman  |  Susanne McLellan  |  Victoria Burrows
First Assistant DirectorBill Mizel
Second Assistant DirectorPaul Etherington  |  Craig Matheson
MusicKen Harrison
Music EditorSteve Danforth
HairstylistMichael Pachal
Make-upJan Newman
Key GripR.K. Hill
Set DecoratorDominique Fauquet-LeMaitre
Location ManagerDavid Keiss
Property MasterGrant Swain
Construction CoordinatorDave Conway
Script SupervisorCandice Field
Post Production SupervisorMichael Eliot
Supervising Sound EditorWilliam H. Angarola
GafferLen Wolfe
Director of PhotographyWilliam Gereghty (1)
Story EditorPaul B. Margolis
Stunt CoordinatorVince Deadrick, Jr.
Art DirectorCharles Leitrants
Coordinating ProducerJohn B. Moranville
Sound MixerEric Batut
Special EffectsHenry Millar (1)
Executive Story EditorJohn Sheppard  |  Chris Haddock
Costume SupervisorThomas Welsh
Main Title ThemeRandy Edelman
Production ExecutiveRobert Frederick
Production Office CoordinatorValerie Gray
Executive Story ConsultantRick Drew
Assistant To The Executive ProducerSara Thornberg
Assistant Costume DesignerStephanie Nolin
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