Jim Phelps is the head of a super-secret government agency ("Impossible Missions"), and is often given secret anonymous covert missions to attempt; quite often they are unmasking of criminals or rescuing of hostages. He picks his team depending on which tasks need to be done.
Last Episode02x16 The Sands of Seth Aired: Feb. 24, 1990
When several progressive Egyptian leaders are killed, the IMF team is sent to stop the head of the department for ancient studies at the Cairo …
Series Fun Facts
- SPOILER: The death of Casey Randall during the first season was the first (and, on TV at least, only) time an IMF agent was actually caught, killed and disavowed.
- Peter Graves, Greg Morris and Lynda Day George all reprised their roles from the original series.
- Grant Collier, son of the original series' Barney Collier, was played by Phil Morris, the real-life son of Greg Morris, who played Barney in the original series.