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No man is just a number.


After resigning, a secret agent is abducted and taken to what looks like an idyllic village, but is really a bizarre Kafkaesque prison. His warders demand information. He gives them nothing, but only tries to escape.

  1. Patrick McGoohan


  2. George Markstein


Series Cast

  1. Patrick McGoohan as Number 6

    Patrick McGoohan

    Number 6

    17 Episodes

  2. Peter Swanwick as The Supervisor

    Peter Swanwick

    The Supervisor

    17 Episodes

  3. Angelo Muscat as The Butler

    Angelo Muscat

    The Butler

    17 Episodes

  4. Fenella Fielding as The Announcer/Telephone Operator (voice)

    Fenella Fielding

    The Announcer/Telephone Operator (voice)

    17 Episodes

  5. Leo McKern as Former Number Two

    Leo McKern

    Former Number Two

    3 Episodes

  6. Christopher Benjamin as Number Two's Assistant, Potter, and Labour Exchange Manager

    Christopher Benjamin

    Number Two's Assistant, Potter, Labour Exchange Manager

    3 Episodes

  7. Grace Arnold as Number Thirty Six and Maid

    Grace Arnold

    Number Thirty Six, Maid

    3 Episodes

  8. Colin Gordon as Number Two

    Colin Gordon

    Number Two

    2 Episodes

  9. Alexis Kanner as Number Forty Eight / The Kid

    Alexis Kanner

    Number Forty Eight / The Kid

    2 Episodes

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Season 1 - The Prisoner

Season 1

1967 | 17 Episodes

Season 1 of The Prisoner premiered on September 29, 1967.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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