Robert McCall, a former secret agent of an unnamed government organization, often referred to simply as "The Company", tries to make amends for his past sins by giving free of charge his services as a troubleshooter; a protector, and an investigator. People in need find him through a newspaper advert. "Got a problem? Odds against you? Call the Equalizer."
Last Episode04x22 Suicide Squad Aired: Aug. 24, 1989
- McCall comes to the aid of a college student who's lost his athletic scholarship and fears disappointing his parents, and turns to drug …
Series Fun Facts
- This series is about Robert McCall whom becomes The Equalizer, as he sets out to help people whom have been wronged by New York's dangerous criminal, as McCall seeks redemption for his dark…
[show]This series is about Robert McCall whom becomes The Equalizer, as he sets out to help people whom have been wronged by New York's dangerous criminal, as McCall seeks redemption for his dark deeds as a government agent.
- Melissa Leo guest-starred in one episode of the series. Years later in 2014, she co-starred in the theatrical film remake of the series with Denzel Washington in the title role.
- SPOILER: Fully 50% of the music had to be replaced by new music because it had fallen into the public domain and it was much too expensive to renew any of the copyrights.