Second Sight (The Avengers)

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"Second Sight"
The Avengers episode
Episode no. Season 3
Episode 8
Directed by Peter Hammond
Written by Martin Woodhouse
Produced by John Bryce
Featured music Laurie Johnson
John Dankworth (theme)
Production code 3-8
Original air date 16 November 1963 (1963-11-16)
Guest appearance(s)
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Second Sight is the eighth 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 16 November 1963. The episode was directed by Peter Hammond and written by Martin Woodhouse.[1]


A multi-millionaire is about to receive a corneal graft to treat his blindness. Steed is tasked with escorting the live corneas from Switzerland to London. However, when the eye surgeon involved expresses concerns about the operation, he is murdered, causing Steed to mount his own investigation.[2] Mrs Gale plays a doctor.



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

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