The Persuaders 1971 | TV Show Watchlist
Two mismatched, wealthy playboys engage in intrigue and high adventure in exotic locales as they set out to investigate criminal cases the police can't solve. Roger Moore would assume the film role of James Bond a year after this series' demise.
Premiered: September 18, 1971
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Lois Maxwell, best known for playing Miss Moneypenny in over a dozen Bond movies, co-stars in this episode set in the world of motor racing.
A wealthy, beautiful woman is targeted by crime bosses who intend to steal her riches. Their novel ploy entails hiring a conman to seduce her and thus gain access to her money. When Danny and Brett hear of the scheme they resolve to foil the plan by seducing her themselves! Guest stars include Thorley Walters and Roger Delgado.
A Russian Grand Duchess seeks the help of Danny and Brett. It appears she must prove she is the rightful owner of some family jewels she stores in a bank in Switzerland.
Denholm Elliott (Raiders of the Lost Ark) co-stars in this amusing episode which has a touch of the Ealing comedies about it as Roger Moore appears in his normal role of Brett Sinclair, plus a number of Brett's relations who have been marked for murder! Clearly someone is looking to end the Sinclair dynasty - but why, and who?
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