The line-up has been revealed for the third volume of The Avengers: The Lost Episodes, our acclaimed recreations of stories from the 1961 series that no longer exist as film prints.
Julian Wadham and Anthony Howell return as John Steed and Dr David Keel, Lucy Briggs-Owen is back as Keel's secretary Carol, while Dan Starkey (best known to Doctor Who fans as Strax) is Steed's boss, One-Ten.
Again there are four episodes, which have been adapted from the original 1961 scripts by John Dorney.
1 The Springers
Steed and Keel go undercover to try and crack a prison escape route.
2: The Yellow Needle
An attempt is made on the life of Sir Wilberforce Lungi, the Prime Minister of an African country on the verge of independence, and Steed and Keel attempt to expose his enemies.
3: Double Danger
A dangerous attempt to discover a cache of stolen diamonds goes badly wrong, and Keel is captured by a criminal gang.
4: Toy Trap
Keel is charged with keeping an eye on the daughter of a friend. But it soon becomes clear that all is not well at her place of employment, a department store in London…
Volume 3 is available for pre-order and is out in January 2015.
Volume 2 is available for pre-order and is out in July.
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