Rik Mayall as Lord Flashheart
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Rik Mayall: A goodbye to Lord Flashheart

10 June 2014 Last updated at 17:29 BST

British comedian and actor Rik Mayall has died aged 56.

One of the much loved roles he played was Lord Flashheart in Blackadder. The character was bawdy with a mane of blonde curls.

Flashheart was originally inspired by a friend of John Lloyd and Richard Curtis.

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