The New Avengers: Angels of Death (1977)

France, UK, 15 September 1977
35mm film, colour, 4:3
mono, English
Series: The New Avengers (1976-1977) – series 2, episode 2

A French/British science fiction television episode directed by Ernest Day.

Plot Summary

A gang of foreign agents are working undercover as health spa workers, killing off high ranking officials and making it look like natural causes.


Directed by: Ernest Day
A production of The Avengers (Film & TV) Enterprises Ltd for TV Productions & I.D.T.V. Paris
Produced by: Albert Fennell, Brian Clemens
Associate Producer: Ron Fry
[Written] By: Terence Feely, Brian Clemens
Editor: Alan Killick
Music Composed by: Laurie Johnson
Sound Recordists: Paul Lemare, Ken Barker
Wardrobe Supervisor: Maggie Lewin
Joanna Lumley’s Wardrobe by: Jillie Murphy, Betty Jackson
Make-up: Alan Boyle, Alan Brownie
Hairdresser: Mark Nelson
Production Designed by: Keith Wilson
Casting Director: Maggie Cartier
Filmed on location and at Pinewood Studios, England

Patrick Macnee (John Steed)
Gareth Hunt (Mike Gambit)
Joanna Lumley (Purdey)
Dinsdale Landen (Coldstream)
Terence Alexander (Manderson)
Caroline Munro (Tammy)
Michael Latimer (Reresby)
Richard Gale (Pelbright)
Lindsay Duncan (Jane)
Pamela Stephenson (Wendy)
Annette Lynton (Pam)
Moira Foot (Cindy)
Christopher Driscoll (Martin)
Melissa Stribling (Sally Manderson)
Anthony Bailey (Simon Carter)
Hedger Wallace (Colonel Tomson)
Jennie Goossens (Mrs Pelbright)



  • Caroline Munro, First Lady of Fantasy: A Complete Annotated Record of Film and Television Appearances by Robert Michael “Bobb” Cotter pp.72-74 – credits, synopsis, review