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 17 Three Handed Game
First Aired: January 12, 1979
Maverick agent Juventer (Stephen Greif) sets out to use a "brain drain" machine to empty three minds containing top-secret government information. Steed: Patrick Macnee. Purdy: Joanna Lumley.