• title card: white all caps text reading ‘THE LION AND THE UNICORN BY JOHN GOLDSMITH’ superimposed on a white car plummeting off a cliff
  • Purdey and Gambit politely usher the Unicorn into the Paris apartement
  • Ritter hides behind a crowd of nuns in white wimples and robes as he escapes
  • The model is shocked as her dress is ripped off during Grima’s ateempt to escape
  • Marco prepares to press the button on the detonator as Ritter stands next to him
  • Gambit’s finger hovers over the detonator button, Steed and Purdey smiling at his side - Steed’s hand is on his elbow and is about to make him accidentally press the button

The New Avengers, Series 2 — Episode 4
The Lion and the Unicorn

by John Goldsmith
Directed by Ray Austin

The Cast

John Steed Patrick Macnee regular007
Mike Gambit Gareth Hunt regularDoctor WhoSpace 1999
Purdey Joanna Lumley regular007Doctor WhoPink Panther
Unicorn Jean Claudio
Commander le conte Leparge Maurice Marsac regular
Henri Raymond Bussières
Ritter Jacques Maury
Marco Raoul Delfosse
Minister Gerald Sim regularThe ProfessionalsAdam Adamant
Grima Henri Czarniak
1st Bodyguard Jean-Pierre Bernard
2nd Bodyguard Ludwig Gaum
Photographer/Journalist Jerry Baker regularThe ProfessionalsThe SweeneyStar WarsCarry On..
Photographer/Journalist Reg Woods regularThe ProfessionalsDoctor WhoBlake’s 7
Photographer/Journalist Mark Taylor regularThe ChampionsThe SweeneyCarry On..
Photographer/Journalist Colin Thomas Doctor WhoThe Sweeney
Photographer/Journalist Don Mclean The Professionals
Photographer/Journalist unknown
Photographer/Journalist Laurie Goode Adam AdamantDoctor Who007Randall and HopkirkThe SweeneyBlake’s 7Star Wars
Photographer/Journalist Alan Gibbs regularDanger ManThe SaintCarry On..
Photographer/Journalist unknown
Photographer/Journalist Aidan Harrington regularDanger Man007The PrisonerThe SweeneyCarry On..
Photographer/Journalist Guy Standeven regular007Danger ManCallanThe PrisonerThe SweeneyAdam AdamantBlake’s 7Pink PantherCarry On..
Minister’s aide Reg Thomason Doctor WhoThe Saint007Blake’s 7Star WarsCallanThe SweeneyCarry On..
Minister’s aide Gordon Hann regularStar WarsThe SweeneyCarry On..
Minister’s aide Laurie Rose regular007Star WarsCarry On..
Minister’s aide Leon Maybank Doctor WhoCallan
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Credits Legend:
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Crew: 90% opacity
® : illustrated from other sources

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