CI5: The New Professionals (1998– )

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 Harry Malone (13 episodes, 1999)
Kal Weber ...
 Chris Keel (13 episodes, 1999)
Colin Wells ...
 Sam Curtis (13 episodes, 1999)
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 Tina Backus (13 episodes, 1999)
Adrian Irvine ...
 Spencer (11 episodes, 1999)
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CI5, the British squad formed by George Cowley to combat 'anarchy, acts of terror, crimes against the public', has developed into an international force with operatives hired from around the world by the 1990s. With connections to the FBI, CIA and other law-enforcement agencies, CI5 operates outside borders with a group of specialists under a similar brief. Written by Jack Yan

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Follows The Professionals (1977) See more »

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by Laurie Johnson
Arranged by Chris Winter & Hywell Maggs
Produced by David Bainbridge
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Weak plots, weak dialogue
15 January 1999 | by (Taiwan (frmrly of Cape Town, South Africa)) – See all my reviews

This series probably tries to capture some of the spark that BUGS had - two beefcake male leads, a spunky female sidekick, hi-tec gadgetry, and an added bonus of around-the-world locations. Well, the scripts were weak, the leads had to struggle with piss-poor dialogue and ludicrous situations - and the worst of it is - they were expected to take themselves seriously. Something that should have been a seventies send-up that ended up like a seventies remake.


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