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The Equalizer (1985 - 1989)

The Equalizer (1985 - 1989)






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Series Info

A cult favorite about an enigmatic former government agent who turns vigilante, offering his services as a one-man security force to people facing apparently insurmountable odds. Star Edward Woodward received Emmy nominations all four seasons, but never won (though he did win a Golden Globe in 1987).

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1988, CBS, 22 episodes

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1987, CBS, 22 episodes

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1986, CBS, 22 episodes

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1985, CBS, 22 episodes


Edward Woodward
as Robert McCall
Steven Williams
as Lt. Burnett
Ron O'Neal
as Lt. Isadore Smalls
Keith Szarabajka
as Mickey Kostmayer
Chad Redding
as Sgt. Alice Shepherd
Maureen Anderman
as Pete O'Phelan
Eddie Jones
as Lt. Brannigan
John Cullum
as Executive
Jon Polito
as Gianni
Leonardo Cimino
as Marley Sr.
George Morfogen
as Vezay Holden
Anne Heywood
as `Manon'
Kevin Geer
as Morgan
Mark Soper
as Eugene
Novella Nelson
as Miriam Blain
Warner Wolf
as Himself
George Plimpton
as Brandauer
Ving Rhames
as Drug Dealer
Karen Young
as Sandra Stahl
Frank Converse
as Guthrie Browne
Terrence Mann
as Shadow Man
Tom Atkins
as Standish
William Hickey
as Blind Man
Todd Rolle
as Eugene
John Heard
as Parrish
Bruce Payne
as Manager
Joe Seneca
as Fossil
James Murtaugh
as Barry Konig
William Sadler
as Rick Dillon
Ann Wedgeworth
as Irene Baylor
Joe Silver
as Dzershinsky
Tony Shalhoub
as Terrorist Leader
Anne Twomey
as Meredith
Roy Dotrice
as Prosecutor
Dana Barron
as Melinda
John DeVries
as Michael
Charles Hallahan
as George Cook
James Remar
as Tremaine
Kario Salem
as Child Pornographer
Wendell Pierce
as Dr. Wolff
Ray Sharkey
as Geoffrey Dryden
Gwen Verdon
as Kelly Sterling
Emily Hebner
as Lorraine Turner
Earl Hindman
as Lt. Elmer
J.T. Walsh
as Sam Griffith
Joe Urla
as Stephan
Vanessa Angel
as Christine
Jean De Baer
as Detective Bishop
E.G. Marshall
as Sen. Blake
as Racketeer
Will Patton
as Braxton
Luke Reilly
as Ross Webster
Marisa Berenson
as Andrea Browne
Tim De Zarn
as Stoller
Ed Lauter
as Rowan
Ashley Crow
as Samantha
Stephen McHattie
as Eddie Washburn
Kim Delaney
as Sally Ann
Lisa Pelikan
as Anne Fitzgerald/Diane Synder
Keliher Walsh
as Lea Danski
Kevin Conway
as Allen Waite
Lauren Tom
as Mrs. Tom
Fred Williamson
as Lt. Warren
William H. Macy
as Dr. Spaulding
Roger Chang
as Vincent
Charles Brown
as Oliver Gant
Tom Klunis
as Parmely
Bobby Di Cicco
as Anza Serrato
Jana Schneider
as Elizabeth
Lois Smith
as Dorothy
Mike Nussbaum
as Grocery-Store Owner
Charles Cioffi
as Lt. Kramer
Tony Long
as Young
Anne Jackson
as Mrs. Fields
Phyllis Newman
as Gwen Hunter
J.J. Johnston
as Polinski
Starletta DuPois
as Female Detective
Larry Keith
as Dr. Quentin
Stephen Lang
as Morrison
Jim Dale
as Gilbert
Stephen James
as Harcourt
James Hong
as Sirit Bansari
Paul McCrane
as Crocker
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Series Details

TV Network: CBS
Premiere Date: Sep 18, 1985
Genre: Action & Adventure
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