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‘Magnum P.I.,’ ‘MacGyver’ Showrunner Peter Lenkov Fired Over Toxic Work Environment Claims



Lenkov was the showrunner on “Magnum P.I.” and “MacGyver,” but has been fired from those shows. 
In addition, his overall deal with CBS Television Studios has been ended.
Lenkov was previously the showrunner on the CBS revival of “Hawaii Five-O

Lenkov was known to be misogynistic and to make crude jokes on set.
He is also said to have a “boys club” with whom he would regularly gather and smoke cigars. 
His abusive behavior was also prevalent during his time on “CSI: NY.

Monica Macer will be the showrunner on MacGyver and Eric Guggenheim will run Magnum P.I. 

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Tags: firing / termination, sexism, television - cbs
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