It Takes a Thief is an ABC network adventure\action series created by Roland Kibbee.
The show aired from January 9, 1968 to March 24, 1970, lasting for three seasons & 66 episodes. It was produced by Universal Television.
The series centered on the adventures of Alexander Mundy, a cat burglar, pickpocket & thief who steals to finance his life as a polished playboy and sophisticate.
While incarcerated, the U.S. government's SIA (the fictional Secret Intelligence Agency) proposes a deal to Alexander: steal for the government in exchange for his freedom.
- Robert Wagner as Alexander Mundy
- Malachi Throne as Noah Baines
- Fred Astaire as Alistair Mundy
- Ed Binns as as Wally Powers