List of The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Episodes - List of Episodes - Season 1 (1964–65)

Season 1 (1964–65)

Series # Season # Title Director Writer(s) Original Airdate
1 1 "The Vulcan Affair" Don Medford Sam Rolfe September 22, 1964
THRUSH are thwarted in their attempt to assassinate U.N.C.L.E. chief Alexander Waverly. Napoleon Solo is assigned to protect a visiting African leader (William Marshall) whose life is under threat from Andrew Vulcan (Fritz Weaver). A housewife (Patricia Crowley) is recruited to help him. This was later expanded and released to cinemas as To Trap A Spy.
2 2 "The Iowa Scuba Affair" Richard Donner Harold Jack Bloom September 29, 1964
Solo is sent to Iowa to investigate the mysterious demise of an air force man in Iowa. With the assistance of Jill Denison (Katherine Crawford) he uncovers a plan to steal a space plane.
3 3 "The Quadripartite Affair" Richard Donner Alan Caillou October 6, 1964
Napoleon Solo and Illya Kuryakin must stop Gervaise Ravel (Anne Francis) from using a gas that induces a state of utter terror to create political havoc. Jill Ireland guest stars as Marion Raven.
4 4 "The Shark Affair" Marc Daniels Alvin Sapinsley October 13, 1964
While investigating a series of kidnappings, Solo and Kuryakin encounter Captain Shark (Robert Culp) who is creating a modern day Noah's Ark with the intention of repopulating the world in the event of a nuclear holocaust.
5 5 "The Deadly Games Affair" Alvin Ganzer Dick Nelson October 20, 1964
A former SS scientist is attempting to reanimate the body of Hitler. The episode features Janine Gray as THRUSH villainess Angelique, with whom Solo has a complex, romantic relationship.
6 6 "The Green Opal Affair" John Peyser Robert E. Thompson October 27, 1964
Solo attempts to rescue a group of people kidnapped and brainwashed by THRUSH.
7 7 "The Giuoco Piano Affair" Richard Donner Alan Caillou November 10, 1964
Taking its title from a chess gambit, this episode is a sequel to The Quadripartite Affair. Since Gervaise Ravel had evaded capture in the earlier episode, Solo and Kuryakin devise a scheme to lure her into a trap. Jill Ireland returns as Marion Raven.
8 8 "The Double Affair" John Newland Clyde Ware November 17, 1964
Later expanded and released in cinemas as the feature film The Spy With My Face, this episode sees THRUSH create a double for Solo and substitute him for the real agent. Senta Berger guest stars. (The Spy With My Face writing credits: "Screenplay by Joseph Calvelli and Clyde Ware. Story by Clyde Ware.")
9 9 "The Project Strigas Affair" Joseph Sargent Henry Misrock November 24, 1964
Solo and Kuryakin devise a scheme to discredit a Balkan diplomat. Kuryakin goes undercover as an operative from the diplomat’s home country sent to investigate the fictional ‘Project Strigas’. This episode features both William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy, two years before they would star together in Star Trek.
10 10 "The Finny Foot Affair" Marc Daniels Jack Turley and Jay Simms (teleplay), Jay Simms (story) December 1, 1964
Solo investigates a chemical which has wiped out an entire Scottish village. A young Kurt Russell guest stars as does Tura Satana.
11 11 "The Neptune Affair" Vincent McEveety Henry Sharp and John W. Bloch (teleplay), John W. Bloch (story) December 8, 1964
Kuryakin is recalled to the USSR when it emerges that rockets carrying a fungus are endangering the Russian wheat harvest. Solo travels to southern California independently to infiltrate the launching base (an oil platform) and avert a war between the USSR and the US.
12 12 "The Dove Affair" John Peyser Robert Towne December 15, 1964
Solo attempts to smuggle a microdot containing top secret information about THRUSH out of a small European country. June Lockhart and an uncredited Victor Buono guest star.
13 13 "The King of Knaves Affair" Michael O'Herlihy Ellis Marcus December 22, 1964
Solo poses as an arms dealer in an attempt to scupper to plans of a deposed ruler who is hoping to return to power by building an army of high-profile criminals.
14 14 "The Terbuf Affair" Richard Donner Alan Caillou December 29, 1964
When an old flame (Madlyn Rhue) asks Solo to help gypsy leader Emil (Jacques Aubuchon) escape from the Balkan territory of Terbuf, he and Kuryakin uncover a trail of corruption leading to the country’s head of police (played by scriptwriter Alan Caillou). Albert Paulsen also guest stars.
15 15 "The Deadly Decoy Affair" Alvin Ganzer Albert Aley January 11, 1965
Solo and Kuryakin must play and elaborate game of subterfuge in order to transport a high-ranking THRUSH official to Washington and evade all attempts to rescue him. Matters are complicated when a secretary on her lunch hour gets handcuffed to the prisoner and must come along.
16 16 "The Fiddlesticks Affair" Theodore Flicker Peter A. Fields (teleplay), Aben Kandel (story) January 18, 1965
Solo and Kuryakin devise a scheme to break into a vault under a casino where THRUSH keep their funds.
17 17 "The Yellow Scarf Affair" Ron Winston Robert Yale Lippincott and Boris Ingster (teleplay), Robert Yale Lippincott (story) January 25, 1965
When an U.N.C.L.E. agent dies in a plane crash, Solo travels to India to investigate. He discovers that the crash was no accident and finds himself involved in a race to recover a vital piece of technology.
18 18 "The Mad, Mad Tea Party Affair" Seymour Robbie Dick Nelson February 1, 1965
A mysterious man appears to be able to circumvent the security system in U.N.C.L.E. headquarters at will. While attempting to capture him, Solo and Kuryakin discover a THRUSH agent inside U.N.C.L.E. who intends to kill several high-ranking officials at a conference later that day.
19 19 "The Secret Sceptre Affair" Marc Daniels Anthony Spinner February 8, 1965
Solo and Kuryakin attempt to recover a national treasure from a dictator at the instigation of Solo’s old commanding officer Major Morgan. But are Morgan’s motives as pure as they seem?
20 20 "The Bow Wow Affair" Sherman Marks Alan Caillou February 15, 1965
When Waverly’s cousin is killed by his own dog, Kuryakin is sent to investigate.
21 21 "The Four Steps Affair" Alvin Ganzer Peter A. Fields (teleplay), Joseph Calvelli (story) February 22, 1965
Solo and Kuryakin are assigned to protect a young Tibetan religious leader from kidnap by THRUSH. (This episode was designed to use the footage shot to turn The Vulcan Affair and The Double Affair into their feature versions.)
22 22 "The See Paris and Die Affair" Alf Kjellin Peter A. Fields and Sheldon Stark (teleplay), Sheldon Stark (story) March 1, 1965
Solo and Kuryakin take on two brothers who are attempting to control the diamond market, and simultaneously attempt to thwart THRUSH attempts to steal the diamonds.
23 23 "The Brain-Killer Affair" James Goldstone Archie Tegland March 8, 1965
Waverly is subjected to the effects of a brain-altering device by THRUSH. Solo must save Waverly and find the device. Yvonne Craig, Elsa Lanchester and Roosevelt Grier guest star.
24 24 "The Hong Kong Shilling Affair" Alvin Ganzer Alan Caillou March 15, 1965
At a black market auction in Hong Kong, Solo and Kuryakin attempt to recover a coin in which there is a microdot containing military secrets. Glenn Corbett guest stars.
25 25 "The Never-Never Affair" Joseph Sargent Dean Hargrove March 22, 1965
Solo sends a bored U.N.C.L.E. translator (Barbara Feldon, not long before she "transferred" from U.N.C.L.E. to CONTROL) on a hoax mission in an attempt to liven up her life. When it emerges that he has inadvertently given her a microfilm for which THRUSH is searching, he and Kuryakin must track her down and save her from THRUSH. Cesar Romero guest stars.
26 26 "The Love Affair" Marc Daniels Albert Aley March 29, 1965
Brother Love (Eddie Albert), a THRUSH leader posing as an evangelist, is constructing a nuclear spaceship. Solo must rescue a scientist and a student, kidnapped by Brother Love and foil his plan.
27 27 "The Gazebo in the Maze Affair" Alf Kjellin Dean Hargrove and Antony Ellis (teleplay), Antony Ellis (story) April 5, 1965
Seeking revenge for a previous encounter, G. Emory Partridge (George Sanders) abducts Kuryakin and uses him as bait to snare Solo.
28 28 "The Girls of Nazarone Affair" Alvin Ganzer Peter A. Fields (teleplay), Peter Barry (story) April 12, 1965
Solo and Kuryakin travel to Southern France to investigate a serum which supposedly gives supernatural strength and revives the dead.
29 29 "The Odd Man Affair" Joseph Sargent Dick Nelson April 19, 1965
When a retired U.N.C.L.E. agent (Martin Balsam) is recruited to impersonate a crime lord, he decides to take the mission into his own hands. Solo and Kuryakin must protect him as he infiltrates a crime conference.

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