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Blackadder

BBC One sitcom about a scheming coward. 26 episodes (4 series), 1983 - 2000. Stars Rowan Atkinson, Tony Robinson, Tim McInnerny, Brian Blessed and others.

Blackadder Goes Forth, Episode 1 is repeated on BBC4 on Tuesday at 10pm.

Prince Of Wales Gala Special

It is 1680 and King Charles II will shortly be celebrating his 50th birthday. He has invited Lord Blackadder to arrange an evening of gala entertainment, but Edmund is none too keen...

Notes

This short sketch was performed as part of HRH Prince Charles the Prince of Wales's 50th Birthday Gala.

Broadcast details

Date
Saturday 14th November 1998
Time
7:45pm
Channel
ITV
Length
5 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Rowan Atkinson Lord Blackadder
Stephen Fry King Charles II
Writing team
Ben Elton Writer
Production team
Howard Goodall Composer