CBC Television Network

Phoenix Team, The

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1980

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired Tuesday nights from September 16 to October 28, 1980.

This hour long drama series consisted of only 8 episodes, plus the pilot. It starred
Don Francks and Elizabeth Shepherd as former spies brought back into
the action of contemporary spying. The show offered a mix of drama and
humour that only two veteran actors could provide. Francks played David
Brook and Shepherd played Valerie Koester, a former British agent.

The scripts were written by John Saxton, and the program was
produced by Lawrence S. Mirkin, with executive producer Stanley

Supporting Cast:

Mavor Moore as The General
Brian Linehan as Graydon
Steve Pernie as Carvallo
Gerry Crack as Moffat
Amelia Hall as Miss Woods
Lee Broker as Janev

Written by Joseph Chrysdale – October, 2005