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A series of television drama programmes loosely based on Baroness Emmuska Orczy's series of novels, set in 1793 during the French Revolution. It stars Richard E. Grant as the hero, Sir Percy Blakeney, and his eponymous alter ego. The first series also starred Elizabeth McGovern as his wife Marguerite and Martin Shaw as the Pimpernel's archrival, Paul Chauvelin. Robespierre was played by Ronan Vibert. It was filmed in the Czech Republic and scored by a Czech composer, Michal Pavlíček.

Series Cast

  1. Richard E. Grant as Percy Blakeney/The Scarlet Pimpernel

    Richard E. Grant

    Percy Blakeney/The Scarlet Pimpernel

    6 Episodes

  2. Elizabeth McGovern as Marguerite Blakeney

    Elizabeth McGovern

    Marguerite Blakeney

    6 Episodes

  3. Martin Shaw as Citizen Chauvelin

    Martin Shaw

    Citizen Chauvelin

    6 Episodes

  4. Anthony Green as Sir Andrew Ffoulks

    Anthony Green

    Sir Andrew Ffoulks

    6 Episodes

  5. Ronan Vibert as Robespierre

    Ronan Vibert


    6 Episodes

  6. Christopher Fairbank as Fumier

    Christopher Fairbank


    6 Episodes

  7. Jamie Bamber as Lord Anthony Dewhurst

    Jamie Bamber

    Lord Anthony Dewhurst

    6 Episodes

  8. Beth Goddard as Lady Suzanne Foulkes

    Beth Goddard

    Lady Suzanne Foulkes

    6 Episodes

  9. Gerard Murphy as Planchet

    Gerard Murphy


    6 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 2

2000 • 3 Episodes

Season 2 of The Scarlet Pimpernel premiered on October 18, 2000.

A Good Name

(2x3, November 1, 2000) Season Finale

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The Scarlet Pimpernel


Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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