30 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Blackadder


Can you believe it’s been over 30 years since Blackadder first premiered? Have a look at some secrets you probably don’t know about this hilarious series.

Shakespeare Allusion

The original main character of Blackadder was inspired by a character in Shakespeare’s play,¬†King Lear,¬†Edmund, who was the illegitimate son of the king who schemes to steal the crown from his father.

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