8 Best TV Shows That Debuted in 'The Man From U.' In this spy series David McCallum, who now plays Ducky on CBS’s NCIS, and Robert Vaughn used a charm offensive and a bevy of gadgets to battle baddies from Thrush.
Tonight on in 1964 - Robert Vaughn starred as Napoleon Solo when The Man From U. debuted on NBC-TV this night. Solo’s trusty side-kick in this James Bond spoof was Illya Kuryakin, played by David McCallum. The show was a hit for seasons.
The Man From U.N.C.L.E By Guy Ritchie - In the early CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons.
I never missed this show! David McCallum (now in NCIS) and Robert Vaughan (most recently in Coronation Street) as Illya Kuryakin and Napoleon Solo. (United Network Command for Law Enforcement) aired 105 episodes from 1964 to