Secret Service Agents James West and Artemus Gordon travel the US in a special train, working for the President to solve crimes and keep the nation safe. Artie creates lots of gadgets for James to use and Artie is a master of disguise and dialects. Together they thwart villains like Miguelito Loveless, folks masquerading as aliens and mad scientists who want us living on the bottom of the ocean.
Last Episode04x24 The Night of the Plague Aired: Apr. 04, 1969
West deals with the kidnapping of the Governor's daughter while Gordon rushes to find Jim to inoculate him from the disease one of the criminals …
Series Fun Facts
- Three veterans of the show--stuntman Whitey Hughes, makeup artist Ken Chase and actor Richard Kiel--reminisce about the series and star Robert Conrad in the book "A Sci-Fi Swarm and Horror…
[show]Three veterans of the show--stuntman Whitey Hughes, makeup artist Ken Chase and actor Richard Kiel--reminisce about the series and star Robert Conrad in the book "A Sci-Fi Swarm and Horror Horde" (McFarland & Co., 2010) by Tom Weaver.
- Though Richard Markowitz wrote the theme, he wasn't credited for it on any episode of the show or the film version of it, Wild Wild West.
- At one point they considered calling the show "The Wild West West" after West's character. The name was changed before the show aired.