Sense and Senility

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Duration: 30 minutes

While the Prince Regent is attending a play, he survives an assassination attempt by anarchists. He is horrified to learn that he is unpopular and Blackadder suggests he improves his image by delivering a speech, so he hires the two actors they saw at the theatre to tutor him in public speaking.

Anarchists lurk in every cupboard and actors in every coffee house, but which pose a greater threat to the prince?

Credits

Edmund Blackadder
Rowan Atkinson
Baldrick
Tony Robinson
The Prince Regent
Hugh Laurie
Mrs Miggins
Helen Atkinson-Wood
Anarchist
Ben Elton
Mossop
Kenneth Connor
Keanrick
Hugh Paddick
Director
Mandie Fletcher
Writer
Richard Curtis
Writer
Ben Elton
Producer
John Lloyd

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