Death a la Carte

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"Death a la Carte"
The Avengers episode
Episode no. Season 3
Episode 13
Directed by Kim Mills
Written by John Lucarotti
Produced by John Bryce
Featured music Laurie Johnson
John Dankworth (theme)
Production code 3-13
Original air date 21 December 1963 (1963-12-21)
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Death a la Carte is the thirteenth episode of the third series of the 1960s cult British spy-fi television series The Avengers, starring Patrick Macnee and Honor Blackman. It originally aired on ABC on 21 December 1963. The episode was directed by Kim Mills and written by John Lucarotti.[1]


Steed and Cathy are assigned to protect the Emir Abdulla Akaba during his trade visit to London, but despite their best efforts in food service he is assassinated. The Avengers must discover who and what killed him.[2]



  1. ^ Rogers, Dave (25 April 1983). The Avengers. ITV Books in association with Michael Joseph. Retrieved 10 April 2012. 
  2. ^ "Death a la Carte". The Avengers Forever!. Retrieved 14 May 2012. 

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