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.
John Bryce was brought in as producer to replace Brian Clemens and Albert Fennell on the sixth and last series because the studio wished to bring the show "back to realism", as he had produced the Cathy Gale episodes. However financial problems and internal difficulties undermined ... ...
Mrs. Peel, we're needed.
American broadcasts of the 1965 season were preceded by an introduction showing Emma Peel and John Steed walking across a giant chessboard as a narrator says: "Extraordinary crimes against the people and the state have to be avenged by agents extraordinary. Two such people are John Steed -- top professional, and his partner, Emma Peel -- talented amateur. Together they are -- The Avengers!"