V: The Series
V: The Series was the 1984 television series continuation of the battle for Earth between the Visitors and the Human Resistance that was introduced in 1983's V: The Original Miniseries and 1984's V: The Final Battle. The series ran for 19 episodes on NBC and would later be released on DVD as V: The Complete Series.
The following weapons were used in the television series V: The Series:
The M1911A1 is the handgun used by Mike Donovan (Marc Singer) in the series.
Pre-War Colt M1911A1 Pistol Commercial - .45 ACP
Heckler & Koch P9S
A Heckler & Koch P9S is the handgun used by Juliet Parish (Faye Grant) in the series.
Heckler & Koch P9S, 45. ACP
Tony Baker (J.J. Cohen) is armed with an AKM assault rifle in "The Wildcats" (S1E15).
Tony Baker (J.J. Cohen
) is armed with an AKM
in "The Wildcats" (S1E15).
As in the miniseries, the Resistance fighters are seen with M16A1 rifles.
M16A1 with 20 round magazine - 5.56x45mm. What distinguishes it from the original M16 was the addition of a raised rib around the magazine release button, changing of the forward Receiver pins, and the addition of the forward assist button on the upper receiver.
On the left, the resistance fighter (Henry Kingi
) fires the M16A1 in "The Conversion" (S1E10).
Ruger Mini 14 Stainless version with Folding stock
Ellen Baker (Rhonda Aldrich) uses a Ruger Mini-14 with a factory folding stock in Stainless steel in "The Wildcats" (S1E15)
Stainless Steel Ruger Mini-14 GB-F ("Government Barrel, Folding Stock") - 5.56x45mm
Winchester Model 1866 "Yellow Boy"
A Winchester Model 1866 "Yellow Boy" is used by Jesse in "The Champion" (S1E14).
Winchester 1866 "Yellow Boy" Carbine - .44 RF
Smith & Wesson 3000 Shotgun
In "Dreadnought" (S1E02), Robert Maxwell (Michael Durrell) is armed with a pistol-gripped Smith & Wesson 3000 Shotgun.
Smith & Wesson 3000 shotgun with black synthetic furniture and folding stock - 12 Gauge
In "Dreadnought" (S1E02), Robert tries to use the shotgun against Visitors.
In "Dreadnought" (S1E02), Robert Maxwell (Michael Durrell
) uses the shotgun against Visitors.
Ithaca 37 shotguns are used by various law enforcement and resistance members.
Ithaca Model 37 riot version - 12 gauge
The Ithaca 37 is used in "The Champion" (S1E14).
Heckler & Koch HK94 (chopped and converted)
The Heckler & Koch HK94 with its barrel chopped down to resemble the MP5A3 is a frequent weapon used by the Resistance in the series. As the series was filmed in the early 1980's, this show was one of the earliest to feature this firearm.
The "Fake MP5", the Heckler & Koch HK94A3 Converted to full auto fire, shortened barrel and added third firing position on trigger pack - 9x19mm. This version was used in many films during the 1980s and 1990s.
As in V: The Final Battle, the MAC-10 is the weapon of choice for Ham Tyler (Michael Ironside). He sometimes was seen using it with a suppressor. The MAC-10 also is used by Kyle Bates (Jeff Yagher), who carries his in a thigh holster.
Ham fires the MAC-10 in "The Dissident" (S1E08).
Ham holds the suppressed MAC-10 in "The Conversion" (S1E10).
Kyle Bates (Jeff Yagher
) holds up his MAC-10 in "The Wildcats" (S1E15).
Mike Donovan is seen using a full size Uzi in several episodes, notably in "The Dissident" (Ep.08) when he and Ham Tyler infiltrate a Visitor mothership to rescue a Visitor scientist, as well as in "The Conversion" (Ep.10).
Mike uses the Uzi and Ham uses the MAC-10 in "The Dissident" (S1E08).
Mike opens fire with the Uzi in "The Conversion" (S1E10).
Ham Tyler (Michael Ironside) is seen using an M72 LAW to take out a Visitor vehicle in a convoy in "The Conversion" (S1E10). In the series finale "The Return" (S1E19), Visitors disguised as humans use the LAW in an assassination attempt.
In the series finale "The Return" (S1E19), Visitors disguised as humans use the LAW in an assassination attempt.