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A Canadian Animated Series about two orphaned teenage spies who fight international crime while training at the Academy (a school for spies). Trained by the mysterious 'Al' who is the director of the academy, they fight an assorted network of supervillains who have various plots to take over the world. Delilah Devonshire and her partner Julius Chevalier are polar opposites; she is very goal oriented and Women Are Wiser while he is laidback, Hot-Blooded and more spontaneous. However they are also the best operatives in the academy. Fifty two episodes have been aired all though it is not yet known if more are planned.

See also the series guide.


This series provides examples of:

  • Bunny-Ears Lawyer: Al may seem like he's channeling The Dude but every so often he shows why he's qualified to teach a school for spies.
  • Cannot Spit It Out: How Delilah and Julius really feel about each other.
  • Casual Danger Dialogue: D and J do this this constantly, in one episode they calmly discuss their case while beating the pollen out of a man-eating plant.
  • Catchphrase
    Julius: You have an appointment with justice!
    Delilah: Stellar...
  • Chick Magnet: Julius attracts women like flies, including their female foes, Scarlett flirts with him on occasion and even a a ''Bride of Frankenstein-esque creature wanted him for a "man-friend". And Delilah of course, who is a bit of a Dude Magnet herself.
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  • Dumb Blonde: Julius has his moments though he does pull off a few gambits now and then
  • Engineered Public Confession: "The Ratings War." [1] [2]
  • Everything Sounds Sexier in French: Delilah speaks fluent French.
  • Fanservice: A fair amount. Julius seems to end up shirtless on occasion, "Saving Scarlett" opens with them chasing down a criminal in a bikini among other examples.
  • Fictional Counterpart: The World Federation to the United Nations.
  • Getting Crap Past the Radar: The two title characters emerge from a fountain in "Hunk Island" and Julius ends up underneath a urinating cherub statue. Delilah gleefully points this out to him.
    • Julius calls Delilah to his room after hours to help remove some metal stuck in his side. She's disappointed to find out this is the reason.
    Delilah: How mysterious, Julius Chevalier, calling me to your bedroom in the middle of the night!
    Delilah: Nice playing doctor with you, Julius.
  • Orphan's Ordeal and In the Blood: Julius' parents were killed in front of him when he was four and he is determined to find the ones responsible. Delilah's parents disappeared after defecting from the academy leading to suspicion that they and by extension Delilah were double agents.
  • Parental Abandonment: for the titular agents and their motivations behind fighting crime.
  • The Pig Pen: Nosey has a Running Gag for ending up with a rank smell.


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