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The FBI: Season 5

Original Broadcast Date: September 14, 1969

As the Sixties come to an end and a new decade begins, it’s business as usual for Inspector Lewis Erskine (Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.) and the men and women of the FBI as they continue to protect America from enemies within, in this hard-hitting fifth season collection.

Inspired by actual cases and produced with the personal support of J. Edgar Hoover, these 26 action-packed episodes find Erskine, Special Agent Tom Colby (William Reynolds) and assistant director Arthur Ward (Philip Abbott) on the hunt for murderers, kidnappers, bank robbers, hijackers, extortionists, communist spies and more.

A showcase for veteran actors as well as the up-and-coming, Season 5 of The FBI shines the spotlight on an arresting lineup of guest stars including future Oscar® winners* Robert Duvall and Jeff Bridges, Hitchcock femmes Vera Miles and Laraine Day, as well as Anne Francis, Sam Elliott, Jack Klugman, David Cassidy, Joe Don Baker, Cicely Tyson and Harrison Ford.

Genre: Action/AdventureDrama