New Avengers1978 | 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 23 Trap
First Aired: March 2, 1979
An ambitious crook, out to prove himself to his new underworld bosses, decides the ritualistic murder of the Avengers would be a fitting gesture. Soo Choy: Terry Wood. Steed: Patrick Macnee. Purdey: Joanna Lumley. Gambit: Gareth Hunt. Dom Carlos: Robert Rietty. Marty Brine: Stuart Damon.