TV Series | TV-14 | | Action, Comedy, Crime
A quirky spy show of the adventures of an eccentrically suave British Agent and his predominately female partners.
During Diana Rigg's time on the series, there were a few occasions when she strongly advised Patrick Macnee to refrain from consuming whiskey too often, on account of how it affected his behaviour. Patrick Macnee confirmed this in his book on the making of the series.
Mrs. Peel, we're needed.
Some episodes of the first color season begin with a title card "The Avengers in Color."
Starting in the summer of 2004, the BBC America Channel aired prints of fifth and sixth season episodes with the humorous tag sequences at the end of episodes deleted. During the autumn of 2004, the prints were further altered, with the original closing credits sequence with shadowy images of Steed and Mrs. Peel against a blue background replaced by credits rapidly rolled past a plain black background. In early 2005, the same channel aired seventh season prints with the same changes.