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 2 Target!
First Aired: September 12, 1978
The deaths of five top agents from "natural causes" arouses the suspicions of the Avenger team. Patrick Macnee. Purdey: Joanna Lumley. Gambit: Gareth Hunt. Draker: Keith Baron. Bradshaw: Roy Boyd. Ilenko: Robert Beatty. Kendrick: John Paul.