After fully recovering from her near fatal bout of bionic rejection, Jaime Sommers, the first female cyborg, is assigned to spy missions of her own.

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 Oscar Goldman (58 episodes, 1976-1978)
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 Dr. Rudy Wells (46 episodes, 1976-1978)
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Jaime Sommers, a tennis pro, suffers a parachuting accident. She is saved by a special surgery replacing her ear, an arm and both legs with bionic ones. Now she works as a secret agent hidden as a school teacher. Written by Michel Rudoy <mdrc@hp9000a1.uam.mx>

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Also when the series changed from ABC to NBC, Lee Majors no longer guest starred on The Bionic Woman because he was still under contract with ABC. Since he was the main character ABC would not allow the crossover, and vice versa with Lindsay Wagner. See more »

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Just Your Average Girl With Nuclear Powered Limbs
22 November 2003 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

Even though I was a huge fan of "The Six Million Dollar Man", I was also a fan of this show. The main thing I liked about the series was that while Steve Austin was more or less a comic book character come to life, Jaimie Sommers was more of a real person. Jaimie had more of a private life and she still had time to enjoy that life. Also, you could see she was more vulnerable and was not afraid to show her softer side. You could also see that she had her self doubts about her job, which also made her a more endearing characacter. Also, this had some more comic elements to it and that's what helped to distinguish it from the show from which it was spun off from.


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