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
- Actor Martin Shaw, who gained fame on the British series CI5 The Professionals (UK), turned down the role of Robert McCall on 'The Equalizer'.
- It is said that Edward Woodward's appearance in the "The Wickerman" gained him this role. He had previously played in "Callan", a British TV detective show.
- McCall's phone number is 212-555-4200.