Editorial use only Mandatory Credit: Photo by ITV/REX (773854lq) Joanna Lumley as Sapphire - from TV Series Sapphire and Steel: Adventure Six: The Trap GTV ARCHIVE Sapphire & Steel, is a British ITV ATV television science-fiction fantasy series created by Peter J. Hammond and starring David McCallum as Steel and Joanna Lumley as Sapphire, a pair of strange time energy beings which stop evil forces trying to disrupt the timeline. It originally ran from 1979 to 1982, and featured the time agents encountering people trapped in photographs, ghosts lost in time, and a dinner party of guests who are all long-dead. Adventure Six - The Trap (4 Eps, Aug 1982): At a present day service station, Sapphire and Steel find visitors from the past. The die is cast, the executioners assembled and the time agents must face their destiny.