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The Hidden tiger
Episode no. Series 5
Episode 8
Original air date 4 March 1967
Written by Philip Levene (teleplay)
Directed by Sidney Hayers
Produced by Albert Fennell
Brian Clemens
Julian Wintle
Production code 5-8
Episode chronology
"The Living Dead"
"The Correct Way to Kill"
"Steed hunts a big cat
Emma is badly scratched
―Episode subtitle

"The Hidden Tiger" is the eighth episode of the fifth series of the 1960s cult British spy-fi television series The Avengers, starring Patrick Macnee and Diana Rigg, and guest starring Ronnie Barker, Lyndon Brook, Gabrielle Drake, and John Phillips.[1] It was first aired on ABC on 4 March 1967. The episode was directed by Sidney Hayers, and written by Philip Levene.[2]

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Sir David Harper, owner of an experimental livestock farm, is killed, apparently mauled by a tiger and when three other men die in the same way Steed finds a link to P. U. R. R. R. , a cats charity of which all the victims were board members and discovers a plot to turn the domestic felines of the country into vicious killers.[3]

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