Pilot feature length episode. When a young detective is ambushed in a failed police stakeout, he is believed to have been killed. In reality, he survives and learns that his face has been altered and his identity has been changed to Michael Knight. The man responsible for this is Wilton Knight, a dying billionaire who, convinced that one man can make a difference, has selected Michael for the role as a crime-fighter.
Alma Beltran, Barret Oliver, Bert Rosario, Bill McKinney, Brian Cutler, Charles Napier, Dennis Fimple, Ed Gilbert, Ed Hooks, Herbert Jefferson Jr., John Quade, Lance LeGault, Larry Anderson, Michael D. Roberts, Noel Conlon, Pamela Susan Shoop, Phyllis Davis, Red West, Richard Anderson, Richard Basehart, Robert Phillips, Shawn Ora Engemann, Tyler Murray, Victoria Harned, Vince Edwards