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Miriam Margolyes

Duration: 00:59

Miriam Margolyes, OBE, is a BAFTA award winning actress and voice artist. Among numerous films and TV work since 1965, she appeared in The Blackadder, Blackader II and Blackadder's Christmas Carol. Here, as Edmund's aunt, the fanatical puritan Lady Whiteadder, she disapproves of Edmunds hospitality when she visits him to discuss Edmunds inheritance.

Available since: Fri 11 Feb 2011


Lord Edmund Blackadder
Rowan Atkinson
Lord Melchett
Stephen Fry
Lord Percy Percy
Tim McInnerny
Lady Whiteadder
Miriam Margolyes
Richard Curtis
Ben Elton
Production Designer
Antony Thorpe
John Lloyd
Mandie Fletcher

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Blackadder Blackadder II, Beer

5/6 Problems arise after an embarrassing incident with a turnip, a feather and a fat aunt.

First broadcast: 13 Feb 1986

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