The Professionals: Season 4, Episode 5

Need to Know (5 Oct. 1980)

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Andy Drake, a protege of Cowley, is arrested on suspicion of spying for the Chinese. Anxious to find out about Chinese security the K.G.B. plan to spring Drake whilst he is in transit from ... See full summary »

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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
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Patrick O'Connell ...
Manton
Norman Jones ...
Andy Drake
Karin MacCarthy ...
Sara Ryan (as Karin McCarthy)
Niall Buggy ...
Gorky
Simon Oates ...
Tully
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Ivan (as Richard Parmentier)
David King ...
Ambassador
Tom Georgeson ...
Pymar
Bernard Gallagher ...
Minister
Chua Kahjoo ...
Choy
Yuri Borienko ...
Maroff
Anthony Chinn ...
Sikor
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Andy Drake, a protege of Cowley, is arrested on suspicion of spying for the Chinese. Anxious to find out about Chinese security the K.G.B. plan to spring Drake whilst he is in transit from prison to court. Anticipating this, Cowley also intends to snatch him, but he has an ulterior motive - to catch the C15 mole who is passing on information to the Russians. Written by don @ minifie-1

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