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Blackadder (1983)

TV-PG Comedy 32m

The most gripping sitcom since 1380.

Overview

Through four series and a few specials, Edmund Blackadder and his greasy sidekick Baldrick conjure up cunning plans as Edmund tries to take advantage of desperate times. These situation tragedies had obvious parallels from the Dark Ages to Elizabethan times, the rule of mad George III, and The Great War.

  1. Richard Curtis

    Creator

  2. Rowan Atkinson

    Creator

  3. Ben Elton

    Creator

Series Cast

  1. Rowan Atkinson as Edmund Blackadder, Captain Edmund Blackadder, and Edmund, Duke of Edinburgh

    Rowan Atkinson

    Edmund Blackadder, Captain Edmund Blackadder, Edmund, Duke of Edinburgh

    24 Episodes

  2. Tony Robinson as Baldrick and Private S. Baldrick

    Tony Robinson

    Baldrick, Private S. Baldrick

    24 Episodes

  3. Tim McInnerny as Lord Topper, Captain Kevin Darling, and Lord Percy

    Tim McInnerny

    Lord Topper, Captain Kevin Darling, Lord Percy

    19 Episodes

  4. Hugh Laurie as The Prince Regent, Lieutenant The Honourable George Colthurst St. Barleigh, Prince Ludwig, and Simon Partridge

    Hugh Laurie

    The Prince Regent, Lieutenant The Honourable George Colthurst St. Barleigh, Prince Ludwig, Simon Partridge

    14 Episodes

  5. Stephen Fry as Lord Melchett, The Duke of Wellington, and General Sir Anthony Cecil Hogmanay Melchett

    Stephen Fry

    Lord Melchett, The Duke of Wellington, General Sir Anthony Cecil Hogmanay Melchett

    13 Episodes

  6. Miranda Richardson as Nurse Mary, Queen Elizabeth I, and Amy Hardwood, the elusive shadow

    Miranda Richardson

    Nurse Mary, Queen Elizabeth I, Amy Hardwood, the elusive shadow

    8 Episodes

  7. Tony Aitken as Mad Beggar and Minstrel

    Tony Aitken

    Mad Beggar, Minstrel

    7 Episodes

  8. Patrick Allen as The Hawk and Narrator

    Patrick Allen

    The Hawk, Narrator

    7 Episodes

  9. Helen Atkinson-Wood as Mrs. Miggins

    Helen Atkinson-Wood

    Mrs. Miggins

    6 Episodes

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Last Season

Blackadder Goes Forth - Blackadder

Blackadder Goes Forth

1989 | 6 Episodes

Blackadder, Baldrick and George, in a trench in Flanders during World War I, attempt to escape from the trenches to avoid certain death under the misguided command of General Melchett.

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Status Ended

Network

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Type Scripted

Original Language English

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Content Score

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