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Blackadder

Blackadder the Third

Episode 1: Dish and Dishonesty

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Available for 9 months

Sitcom about Edmund Blackadder Esq, butler to the Prince Regent in the late 18th century. Edmund tries to get Baldrick elected as an MP in a rotten borough. Show more

Contributors

Edmund Blackadder:
Rowan Atkinson
Baldrick:
Tony Robinson
The Prince Regent:
Hugh Laurie
Mr Vincent Hanna:
Vincent Hanna
Pitt the Younger:
Simon Osbourne

Blackadder

Blackadder the Third

Episode 2: Ink and Incapability

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

Comedy series set in the 18th century. When Samuel Johnson's dictionary is used for firewood, Edmund must rewrite it. Show more

Contributors

Edmund Blackadder:
Rowan Atkinson
Baldrick:
Tony Robinson
The Prince Regent:
Hugh Laurie
Dr Samuel Johnson:
Robbie Coltrane
Shelley:
Lee Cornes
Coleridge:
Jim Sweeney
Writer:
Ben Elton
Producer:
John Lloyd

Blackadder

Blackadder the Third

Episode 3: Nob and Nobility

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

Sitcom set in the Regency era. As revolution sweeps France, everyone is obsessed with the daring exploits of the Scarlet Pimpernel. Everyone except Blackadder. Show more

Contributors

Edmund Blackadder:
Rowan Atkinson
Baldrick:
Tony Robinson
The Prince Regent:
Hugh Laurie
Lord Smedley:
Tim McInnerny
Lord Topper:
Nigel Planer
Ambassador:
Chris Barrie
Writer:
Ben Elton
Producer:
John Lloyd

Blackadder

Blackadder the Third

Episode 5: Amy and Amiability

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

Comedy series about E Blackadder Esq, butler to the Prince Regent in the late 18th century. Edmund sets out to find the regent a bride with a big dowry. Show more

Contributors

Edmund Blackadder:
Rowan Atkinson
Baldrick:
Tony Robinson
The Prince Regent:
Hugh Laurie
Amy Hardwood/Shadow:
Miranda Richardson
Mr Hardwood:
Warren Clarke
Sally Cheapside:
Barbara Horne
Mr Cheapside:
Roger Avon
Producer:
John Lloyd
Writer:
Ben Elton

Blackadder

Blackadder the Third

Episode 6: Duel and Duality

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for 9 months

Comedy series about E Blackadder Esq, butler to the Prince Regent in the late 18th century. The prince is challenged to a duel by Wellington. Show more

Contributors

Edmund Blackadder:
Rowan Atkinson
Baldrick:
Tony Robinson
The Prince Regent:
Hugh Laurie
The Duke of Wellington:
Stephen Fry
King George III:
Gertan Klauber
Producer:
John Lloyd
Writer:
Ben Elton

Blackadder

Blackadder the Third

Episode 4: Sense and Senility

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

Sitcom set in the Regency era. Following an assassination attempt by anarchists, the Prince Regent hires two actors to tutor him in public speaking. Show more

Contributors

Edmund Blackadder:
Rowan Atkinson
Baldrick:
Tony Robinson
The Prince Regent:
Hugh Laurie
Anarchist:
Ben Elton
Keanrick:
Hugh Paddick
Writer:
Ben Elton
Producer:
John Lloyd