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The Avengers: The Yellow Needle (S1EP16 ITV 10 Jun 1961, Wolfe Morris)



The Yellow Needle: After an unsuccessful murder attempt against Sir Wilberforce Lungi, Steed asks Keel, an old friend of the pro-Western African leader, to investigate Lungi’s secretary, Jacquetta Brown. Meanwhile, Steed flies to Africa to meet Lungi’s tribalist rival, Shebro.

Regular Cast: Patrick Macnee (John Steed), Ian Hendry (Doctor David Keel)

Guest Cast: Ingrid Hafner (Carol Wilson), André Dakar, Margaret Whiting, Wolfe Morris, Eric Dodson, Bari Johnson

Writer: Patrick Campbell / Director: Don Leaver

Airdate: 10 Jun 1961 on ITV

Series: The Avengers Season 1 Episode 16