Blackadder

Blackadder (1983)

The most gripping sitcom since 1380.

  • Genre: Comedy
  • Creator: Richard Curtis, Rowan Atkinson, Ben Elton
  • First Air Date: 1983-06-15
  • Last Air Date: 1989-11-02
  • Total Seasons: 4
  • Total Episodes: 24
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 32 min.
  • Production Company: BBC
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
  • Networks: BBC One
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Summary

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.

  • Keywords: army, england, world war i, servant, prince, dark comedy, satire, queen elizabeth i, middle ages, sitcom, period sitcom
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    Blackadder Seasons

    Season 0

    First Air Date: 1982-06-20
    19 Episodes

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1983-06-15
    6 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 1986-01-09
    6 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 1987-09-17
    6 Episodes

    Season 4

    First Air Date: 1989-09-28
    6 Episodes

    Blackadder Episodes

    Season 1 Episode 1
    The Foretelling
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 1 Episode 2
    Born to Be King
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 1 Episode 3
    The Archbishop
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 1 Episode 4
    The Queen of Spain's Beard
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 1 Episode 5
    Witchsmeller Pursuivant
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 1 Episode 6
    The Black Seal
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 2 Episode 1
    Bells
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 2 Episode 2
    Head
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 2 Episode 3
    Potato
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 2 Episode 4
    Money
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 2 Episode 5
    Beer
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 2 Episode 6
    Chains
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 3 Episode 1
    Dish and Dishonesty
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 3 Episode 2
    Ink and Incapability
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 3 Episode 3
    Nob and Nobility
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 3 Episode 4
    Sense and Senility
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 3 Episode 5
    Amy and Amiability
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 3 Episode 6
    Duel and Duality
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 4 Episode 1
    Captain Cook
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 4 Episode 2
    Corporal Punishment
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 4 Episode 3
    Major Star
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 4 Episode 4
    Private Plane
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 4 Episode 5
    General Hospital
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    Duration: 30 min
    Season 4 Episode 6
    Goodbyeee
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    Duration: 30 min
    • Rowan Atkinson

      as Captain Edmund Blackadder
    • Hugh Laurie

      as Lieutenant The Honourable George Colthurst St. Barleigh
    • Tony Robinson

      as Private S. Baldrick
    • Tim McInnerny

      as Captain Kevin Darling
    • Stephen Fry

      as General Sir Anthony Cecil Hogmanay Melchett
    Writing Ben Elton Writer
    Writing Richard Curtis Writer
    Production John Lloyd Producer
    Editing Chris Wadsworth Editor

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