New Avengers 1978 | TV Show
A revival of the whimsical British spy series lacks a Peel, but does have John Steed overseeing two younger agents. The 26 episodes never aired in U.S. prime time, instead joining CBS's late-night mix of movie and prime-time drama reruns.
Premiered: September 5, 1978
Season 1, Episode 11 Midas Touch
First Aired: December 1, 1978
A mad professor discovers a deadly formula for the Midas touch. Steed: Patrick Macnee. Purdey: Joanna Lumley. Gambit: Gareth Hunt. Prof. Turner: David Swift. Vann: Ed Devereaux. Freddy: John Carson. Midas: Gilles Millianaire. Hong Kong Harry: Ronald Lacey. Simpson: Geoffrey Bateman.