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 18 The Gladiators
First Aired: January 19, 1979
Steed (Patrick Macnee) must stop KGB agents with superhuman powers from destroying a valuable computer in Canada. Purdey: Joanna Lumley. Gambit: Gareth Hunt. Karl: Louis Zorich. Nada: Doug Lennox. Ivan: Patrick Sinclair. O'Hara: Bill Starr.