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  • title card: white all caps text reading 'DEATH A LA CARTE' superimposed on a close-up of mushrooms growing in a box of soil
  • The Emir admonishes his doctor, Mellor stand between them
  • Steed, posing as Sebastian Stonemarten, tries his luck with Josie
  • Lucien ices a cake for the Emir, the country's coat of arms on the top
  • Mellor and Ali plan what to do next
  • Umberto gives up the fake Italian pose and serves fish and chips to Steed and Cathy

Series 3 - Episode 5
Death à la Carte

by John Lucarotti
Designed by Richard Harrison
Directed by Kim Mills


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John Steed Patrick Macnee regularNew Avengers007
Catherine Gale Honor Blackman regular007DangermanDoctor WhoThe Saint
Mellor Robert James regularDoctor WhoThe ProfessionalsBlake's 7
Emir Abdulla Akaba Henry Soskin regularThe ChampionsThe Saint
Dr. Roy Spender Paul Dawkins regularThe ProfessionalsDad's Army
Arbuthnot Ken Parry regularThe Sweeney
Lucien Chaplet Gordon Rollings regularNew AvengersCarry On..Pink Panther
Umberto Equii David Nettheim Doctor WhoThe PrisonerThe Saint
Josie Coral Atkins CallanThe Sweeney
Ali Valentine Musetti regularNew AvengersSpace 1999007CallanThe Professionals (billed as Valentino Musetti)
Thief Charlie Price 007DangermanThe PrisonerCarry On..
Chef unknown
Chef unknown
Chef unknown
Waiter unknown
Kitchen hand unknown
Kitchen hand unknown

The script credits "+ 7 male extras as chefs, kitchen porter, washers up, waiter and Army Officer" but I've only noticed 6.

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