Robert Vaughn & David McCallum
A unique and popular television pairing, the debonair Robert Vaughn & enigmatic David McCallum enthralled a generation of viewers in the spy-fi TV show “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” as agents Napoleon Solo & Illya Kuryakin.
With fan clubs and merchandise, “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” crossed boundaries and was as successful internationally as it was in America. Many guest stars appeared in the show throughout it’s run of 105 episodes between 1964 & 1968, including Joan Collins, Herbert Lom, Terry-Thomas, Martin Landau, and Barbara Feldon.
As well as embodying the suave Napoleon Solo in “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.”, Robert Vaughn has appeared in “Gideon C.I.D.” with John Gregson, “Centennial” with Barbara Carrera, “Emerald Point N.A.S.” with Maud Adams, “The A-Team”, “Hustle”, and even “Coronation Street”, plus many more credits such as Gerry Anderson‘s “The Protectors”, which welcomed guest-stars Patrick Mower, Stephanie Beacham, Kate O’Mara, Patrick Troughton, and John Thaw.
Before David McCallum was the agent Illya Kuryakin, he had appeared in “Ill Met by Moonlight” with Dirk Bogarde, the 1957 film “These Dangerous Years”, also known as “Dangerous Youth”, with Carole Lesley & George Baker, “The Secret Place” with Ronald Lewis, “A Night To Remember” with Honor Blackman, “Violent Playground” with Tsai Chin & Clifford Evans, “The Great Escape” with Richard Attenborough & Gordon Jackson, “The Long & the Short & the Tall” with Richard Todd & Laurence Harvey, and “Hell Drivers” with an all-star cast including Stanley Baker, Peggy Cummins, Herbert Lom, Patrick McGoohan, Sid James, Gordon Jackson, William Hartnell, and Sean Connery.
Later credits include “Frankenstein: The True Story” with Yootha Joyce, “Around the World Under the Sea” with Shirley Eaton, the cult show “Sapphire & Steel” with Joanna Lumley, “Mother Love” with Diana Rigg, “King Solomon’s Treasure” with Patrick Macnee & Britt Ekland, “Lucky Chances”, the mini-series based on Jackie Collins‘ novels co-starring Stephanie Beacham, “Cluedo” with Mollie Sugden , and “NCIS” as Dr. Donald “Ducky” Mallard.
Robert Vaughn & David McCallum returned to the world of espionage in 1983 with the television film “Return of the Man from U.N.C.L.E.: The Fifteen-Years-Later Affair” which also starred Patrick Macnee as Sir John Raleigh and George Lazenby as J.B.
Watch “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” at iTunes.
Robert Vaughn & David McCallum Pop Art
Exclusively by Art & Hue, the collection is available in three sizes and many colour options, all printed on museum-quality archival card of 310gsm, made from 100% cotton, with fine-art pigment inks for longevity.
Available in A4, A3, and A2 sizes to fit standard-size picture frames. Please note that black frame is not included – for a guide on choosing a frame size take a look here.
Part of the 1960s Capers collection of stylish pop art prints inspired by 1960s spy & crime films & TV shows, featuring Art & Hue’s signature halftone style (halftone is an age-old technique that uses dots to make up the printed image, similar to newspapers or comic books).
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