Science Channel is searching for an all-new generation of myth-busting science super stars with mind-blowing build skills and nerves of steel. Using social media and spectacular stunts, MythBusters: The Search will feature a cast of fearless hopefuls who will be judged on their skills as they compete in never before seen myth-busting challenges.
Runtime: 60 minutes
MythBusters: The Search - Chris Hackett (artist) - Netflix
Chris Hackett, born April 15, 1972 in New York City, is an artist, television presenter, writer, fabricator, alternative engineer, and instructor. He is a co-founder of the Madagascar Institute, an art combine located in Brooklyn, NY, contributing editor for Popular Science Magazine, and was the host of the Science Channel's television show Stuck with Hackett. A 2012 New York Times article entitled “Building a better apocalypse” described him as “something like a fabricator in chief for the Kings County D.I.Y. art set.” In 2017 Hackett was featured as one of ten contestants on the TV show MythBusters: The Search which aired in early 2017 on the Science Channel.
MythBusters: The Search - B.I.K.E. - Netflix
In 2005, Hackett appeared in the documentary B.I.K.E. The film was directed by Anthony Howard and Jacob Septimus. They spent over two years following an underground bike club known as the Black Label Bicycle Club to their meetings, parties, gatherings of the tribes in Amsterdam and Minneapolis, and the protests of the 2004 Republican National Convention, and filmed it all.
MythBusters: The Search - References - Netflix