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King Richard's Ghost

Duration: 00:58

Blackadder is a historical sitcom starring Rowan Atkinson and Tony Robinson. The Black Adder was the first series which aired in 1983. It is set in 1485 at the end of the British Middle Ages with Edmund as Richard IV's unfavoured second son. Here, King Richard III visits Edmund after his accidental murder during the Battle of Bosworth Field.

Available since: Thu 28 Oct 2010


Prince Edmund
Rowan Atkinson
King Richard III
Peter Cook
Rowan Atkinson
Richard Curtis
Production Designer
Nigel Curzon
Production Designer
Chris Hull
Martin Shardlow
John Lloyd

This clip is from

Blackadder The Black Adder, The Foretelling

Comic chaos ensues when Edmund accidentally kills King Richard III.

First broadcast: 15 Jun 1983

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