Mandrake (The Avengers)

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The Avengers episode
Episode no. Season 3
Episode 18
Directed by Bill Bain
Written by Roger Marshall
Produced by John Bryce
Featured music Laurie Johnson
John Dankworth (theme)
Production code 3-18
Original air date 25 January 1964 (1964-01-25)
Guest appearance(s)
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Mandrake is the eighteenth 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 25 January 1964. The episode was directed by Bill Bain and written by Roger Marshall.[1]


A large number of prominent businessmen are buried in a Cornish graveyard near to a tin mine. Steed suspects foul play after a close friend meets the same fate.[2]



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

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