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
- Edward Woodward won a Golden Globe in 1987 for his outstanding performance in the series as Robert McCall.
- 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.
- The theme song for The Equalizer was written by Stewart Copeland, former drummer with the band The Police.