• title card: white all caps text reading ‘CONSPIRACY OF SILENCE’ superimposed on a slightly crumpled photo of Steed and a revolver lying on a desk
  • Mr. James enjoys another laugh
  • Elizabeth spins around on the wheel during the knife-throwing act, dressed in her tiny shorts
  • Arturo and Lego, in their clown makeup, wave at Cathy
  • Rickie, worried about the turn of events, hugs Carlo
  • Cathy is annoyed when Steed makes light of her concern for his safety

Series 2 — Episode 23
Conspiracy Of Silence

Teleplay by Roger Marshall
Directed by Peter Hammond

Production No 3522, VTR/ABC/2451
Production completed: March 1 1963. First transmission: March 1 1963.


Teleplay by Roger Marshall regularThe ProfessionalsThe Sweeney
Story Editor Richard Bates regular
“The Avengers” Theme composed and played by Johnny Dankworth regular
Designed by Stephen Doncaster
Producer John Bryce regular
Directed by Peter Hammond regular
Production Assistant Jill Horwood regular
Floor Manager Patrick Kennedy regular
Stage Manager Betty Crowe regular
Technical Supervisor Peter Cazaly regular
Lighting Supervisor H.W. Richards regular (billed as H.W. Ritchie)
Senior Cameraman Michael Baldock regular
Sound Supervisor Michael Roberts regular
Vision Mixer Del Randall regular
Wardrobe Supervisor Sally Russell regular
Make-up Supervisor Lee Halls regular
An ABC Production
Credits Legend:
Credited but not listed in press
Credited in press but not on screen
Credited in paperwork only
Uncredited / unattributed role
Crew: 90% opacity
® : illustrated from other sources

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