Robert McCall is "The Equalizer", a private detective with a lot of contacts who is available for hire if you have a problem that you don't know how to solve. His no-nonsense attitude, compassion, and experience with dealing with a wide variety of situations makes him a powerful and useful detective. Written by
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suffered a heart attack in the summer of 1987. Accordingly, the producers needed to find a quick replacement while Woodward recuperated. Robert Mitchum
was brought on as an old friend of Robert McCall who helped McCall's son search for his missing father in the two-part episode, "Mission: McCall." Richard Jordan
was also brought on as embittered former operative Harley Gage and stayed for eight more episodes. See more
What do we need a diversion for? Just kick in the door and hose the room.
Mickey, there is a five year old boy in there.
Oh yeah, we're gonna need a diversion.
Referenced in St. Elsewhere: The Equalizer