Frequently asked questions ("most frequently asked" are in boldface)—click
the question marks for the answers.
General questions about The Avengers television series
- What's the show about?
- Who created the series?
- Where did the name The Avengers come from?
- Where was it produced and broadcast?
- How long did the series run?
- When and why did the series end?
- Who owns the rights to the series?
- Who did the music for the show?
- Who designed the fashions?
Questions about episodes
- How many episodes were made?
- Are there any missing or lost episodes?
- Does any of the Elizabeth Shepherd footage still exist?
- I'm new to the series. Which episodes should I watch first?
- What's this I hear about a banned episode?
- What is "The Strange Case of the Missing Corpse"?
- Why was the "Tara Tickle Torture" scene deleted?
- Why isn't "The Forget-Me-Knot" listed as the last Emma Peel episode?
Questions about the characters and CAST
- For whom does John Steed work?
- How many partners did Steed have?
- Who came up with the name "Emma Peel"?
- What cars did the characters drive?
- What were the characters' addresses?
- Why was Elizabeth Shepherd let go?
- What else has Patrick Macnee appeared in?
- What else has Diana Rigg appeared in?
- Why did Diana Rigg leave the series?
- How do I write to Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, etc.?
- What does "Eee-urp" mean?
- Are there Avengers conventions?
- What fan clubs can I join?
- Are there any plans for a new movie?
- I'd like to read some fan fiction.
- I'm looking for the theme/music/clips in MP3/wav/etc...
- Where can I get copies of Diana Rigg's silent short films Das Diadem and Minikillers?
- Where can I get copies of episodes of Diana?
Questions about Avengers-related merchandise
- I recall an introduction with a chessboard—why isn't it on the videos?
- What books should I read about the show?
- Where can I get an Avengers T-shirt?
- Where can I obtain Avengers-type clothing?
Questions about this website
- How long has the site been on the internet?
- How long did it take for you to create the site?
Questions asked of the
- Where do you live?
- Why do you like the show so much?
- What are your favorite episodes?
- Do you think Steed and Emma/Cathy/Tara "did it"?
- Why don't you publish a book on the show?
Requests made of the webmaster
- Can I use some of your images, graphics, etc., on my site?
- Can I get my Avengers site added to TheAvengers.TV gateway?
- Can I get the email address from you for [name that actor, stuntman, producer, etc.]?
For lots more facts, figures and fun, see AvengerLore,
AvengerMyths and the Trivia Quiz.