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Miranda Richardson

Duration: 00:54

Blackadder is a historical sitcom starring Rowan Atkinson. In Blackadder II he is joined by Miranda Richardson who plays Queen Elizabeth I, otherwise known as Queenie. She loves to party, play games and enjoys being the centre of attention. On this occasion she holds court and demonstrates she has feelings for Blackadder by publically reciting a poem called Edmund.

Available since: Fri 11 Feb 2011

Credits

Lord Edmund Blackadder
Rowan Atkinson
Nursie
Patsy Byrne
Lord Melchett
Stephen Fry
Lord Percy Percy
Tim McInnerny
Queen Elizabeth I
Miranda Richardson
Baldrick
Tony Robinson
Sir Walter Raleigh
Simon Jones
Writer
Richard Curtis
Writer
Ben Elton
Production Designer
Antony Thorpe
Producer
John Lloyd
Director
Mandie Fletcher

This clip is from

Blackadder Blackadder II, Potato

3/6 Edmund decides to navigate the Cape of Good Hope after Sir Walter Raleigh's success.

First broadcast: 23 Jan 1986

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