The Zoo Gang

ITV (ended 1974)




Episode Guide


  • Season 1
    • The Twisted Cross
      The Gang come to the aid of a German being attacked in an alley. He reveals that he was attacked earlier when someone broke into his flat, and asks the Gang for help. It turns out the German is the only one who knows the location of a sub full of sunken treasure. The Gang agrees to help him in return for a share of the loot to pay for Claude's memorial hospital. They dive for the treasure and recover the only surviving piece - a jeweled swastika. But when they bring it up, it's confiscated by French custom officers. But they quickly discover that the custom officers are fakes who killed the real officers, and the Gang comes up with a plan to recover it and make a little more money.moreless
    • The Lion Hunt
      The Lion Hunt
      Episode 5
      Latin American revolutionary El Leon is arrested by the French police when he sneaks into the country. The press have made a hero of the man, embarrassing the French Government, but they can't release him without turning the matter into an international incident. So Inspector Georges calls upon his mother Manouche and the other members of the Zoo Gang to surreptitiously break El Leon out behind the authorities' backs.moreless
    • The Counterfeit Trap
      The Zoo Gang targets a consignment of counterfeit money, stealing it from the counterfeiters and escaping just ahead of the police. The Gang plan to use the money to buy smuggled gold to build a monument to their fallen comrade Claude. But things start to go awry.
    • African Misfire
      African Misfire
      Episode 3
      A deposed African general, Naganda, comes to France with his art collection but it's stolen en route. He turns to the Zoo Crew for help and they agree to help him so that the picture can be sold at auction for famine relief, but they soon find that Naganda isn't telling them everything.moreless
    • Mindless Murder
      Mindless Murder
      Episode 2
      The Zoo Gang uncover an extortion racket who are targeting two married movie stars. The extortionists want the Morning Star, a rare diamond that the Martins have care of. The Zoo Gang decide to take out the crooks, but first they have to get their hands on the well-secured diamond themselves.moreless
    • Revenge: Post Dated
      Tomas "Tommy" Devon, one of the World War II "Zoo Gang," recognizes the man who walks into his shop as Maurice Boucher, the man who betrayed his fellow resistance fighters to the Gestapo 30 years ago during World War II. One of Tommy's comrades and fellow Gang members, Claude, was killed in the betrayal. Tommy reunited the surviving three members of the "Zoo Gang" to get revenge on Boucher.moreless