Michael Knight picks up a lifting girl, who turns out to be West Point graduate Robin Ladd, who hoped to make her dad, colonel Ernest Ladd, proud. Arriving at his Army base, they hear he was killed in a car crash. Posing as insurance agent, Michael proves it was no accident. He soon discovers the murder was to cover up malversations at the base. The military culprits are on his trail and determined to murder him too. Written by
Did You Know?
Although he played Wilton Knight in the pilot, this is the only episode in the series to not feature Richard Basehart
. He can be heard in all subsequent episodes, as the Narrator's voice in the opening title sequence. See more
In the scene set in the computer room, when Michael is talking to Robin, the boom pole and microphone are reflected quite clearly for several seconds in the window pane behind Robin. Furthermore, earlier in this scene the entire camera crew can be seen when the General is talking to Michael. See more
How can he tell such outrageous lies?
With sincere expression.
Edited into Knight Rider: Sky Knight
Rikki Don't Lose That Number
Written by Walter Becker
(uncredited) and Donald Fagen
Performed by Steely Dan
(uncredited) See more