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Blackadder the Third (1987–1987)

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TV Series | 180 min | Comedy

In the Regency era, Mr E. Blackadder serves as butler to the foppish numskull Prince George amidst the fads and crazes of the time.
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Updated Sep 17, 1987

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Sep 17, 1987 (United Kingdom)

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Rowan Atkinson
Edmund Blackadder, butler to the Prince / McAdder Edmund Blackadder, butler to the Prince / McAdder   See fewer
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Tony Robinson
Baldrick, a dogsbody Baldrick, a dogsbody   See fewer
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Hugh Laurie
The Prince Regent, their master The Prince Regent, their master   See fewer
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Helen Atkinson Wood
Mrs. Miggins, a coffee shoppekeeper Mrs. Miggins, a coffee shoppekeeper   See fewer
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Robbie Coltrane
Dr. Samuel Johnson, noted for his fat dictionary Dr. Samuel Johnson, noted for his fat dictionary   See fewer
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Hugh Paddick
Keanrick, thespian Keanrick, thespian   See fewer
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Kenneth Connor
Mossop, thespian Mossop, thespian   See fewer
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Stephen Fry
The Duke of Wellington, a famous soldier The Duke of Wellington, a famous soldier   See fewer
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Vincent Hanna
Mr. Vincent Hanna, his own great great great grandfather Mr. Vincent Hanna, his own great great great grandfather   See fewer
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Tim McInnerny
Lord Topper, fop Lord Topper, fop   See fewer
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Miranda Richardson
Amy Hardwood, the elusive Shadow Amy Hardwood, the elusive Shadow   See fewer
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Warren Clarke
Mr. Hardwood, her father Mr. Hardwood, her father   See fewer
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Lee Cornes
Shelley, romantic junkie poet Shelley, romantic junkie poet   See fewer
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Gertan Klauber
King George III, a mad Monarch King George III, a mad Monarch   See fewer
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Denis Lill
Sir Talbot Buxomly, a member of Parliament Sir Talbot Buxomly, a member of Parliament   See fewer
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Nigel Planer
Lord Smedley, fop Lord Smedley, fop   See fewer
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Chris Barrie
Ambassador, a fearsome revolutionary Ambassador, a fearsome revolutionary   See fewer
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Ben Elton
Anarchist Anarchist   See fewer
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Barbara Horne
Sally Cheapside, a young lady of doubtful virtue Sally Cheapside, a young lady of doubtful virtue   See fewer
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Simon Osborne
Pitt the Younger, the Prime Minister Pitt the Younger, the Prime Minister   See fewer
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Steve Steen
Byron, romantic junkie poet Byron, romantic junkie poet   See fewer
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Roger Avon
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Geoffrey McGivern
Ivor Biggun, a candidate Ivor Biggun, a candidate   See fewer
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Jim Sweeney
Coleridge, romantic junkie poet Coleridge, romantic junkie poet   See fewer
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Dominic Martelli
Pitt the even Younger, a tiny whig Pitt the even Younger, a tiny whig   See fewer
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Steven Steen
Lord Byron Lord Byron   See fewer
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8.6 / 10 | 37,465 votes