TV Actors Blackadder Cast List

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Blackadder cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Blackadder main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Blackadder stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Blackadder focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Blackadder that are on here as well.

Examples of items on this list include Hugh Laurie and Stephen Fry

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Blackadder?" or "Who starred on Blackadder?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

In most cases you can click on the names of these popular Blackadder actors and actresses to find out more information about them. If you're looking for a particular Blackadder actor or actress, then type their name into the "search" bar to find them directly.

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Adrian Edmondson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Adrian Edmondson The Young Ones, Bottom, Jonathan Creek - Adrian Charles "Ade" Edmondson is an English comedian, actor, writer, musician, television presenter and director. He came to prominence in the early 1980s and was part of the ...more

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Brian Blessed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Brian Blessed The Black Adder, I, Claudius - Brian Blessed is an English actor. He is known for his sonorous voice and "hearty, king-sized portrayals".

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Elspet Gray is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Elspet Gray The Black Adder, Prince Edmund, The Black Adder - Elspet Jeans Gray, Baroness Rix was a Scottish actress, who became well known for her partnership with her husband, Lord Rix, and was later familiar to British television audiences for various ...more

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Helen Atkinson-Wood is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Helen Atkinson-Wood The Black Adder, KYTV, O.T.T. - Helen Atkinson-Wood is an English actress and comedienne born in Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire. Atkinson-Wood studied fine art at the Ruskin School, Oxford University, where she performed with Rowan ...more

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Hugh Laurie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Hugh Laurie House, The Black Adder, Tracey Takes On... - James Hugh Calum Laurie, OBE, known professionally as Hugh Laurie, is an English actor, writer, director, musician and comedian. He first became known as one-half of the Fry and Laurie double ...more

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Chris Barrie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Chris Barrie Red Dwarf, Spitting Image, Pushing Up Daisies - Chris Barrie is a British actor, comedian and impressionist. He first achieved success as a vocal impressionist, notably in the ITV sketch show Spitting Image. He is best known for his roles as ...more

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Miranda Richardson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Miranda Richardson The Black Adder, Merlin, Rubicon - Miranda Jane Richardson is an English stage, film and television actress. She made her film debut playing Ruth Ellis in Dance with a Stranger in 1985, and went on to receive Academy Award ...more

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Patrick Allen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Patrick Allen The Black Adder, Tugs, The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer - John Keith Patrick Allen was an English film, television and voice actor.

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Frank Finlay is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Frank Finlay The Black Adder, Count Dracula, Life Begins - Francis Finlay, CBE is an English stage, film and television actor.

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Patsy Byrne is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Patsy Byrne The Black Adder, Blackadder II, David Copperfield - Patricia "Patsy" Byrne was an English actress, best known for her role as "Nursie" in Blackadder II as well as Malcolm's domineering mother in the ITV comedy series

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Stephen Fry is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Stephen Fry The Black Adder, A Bit of Fry and Laurie, A Bit of Fry & Laurie - Stephen John Fry is an English comedian, actor, writer, presenter, and activist. After a troubled childhood and adolescence, during which he was expelled from two schools and spent three months ...more

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Tim McInnerny is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Tim McInnerny The Black Adder, Tracey Takes On..., Blackadder II - Tim McInnerny is an actor.

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Geoffrey Palmer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Geoffrey Palmer As Time Goes By, The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, Whoops Apocalypse - Geoffrey Dyson Palmer, OBE is an English actor, known for his roles in British television sitcoms playing Jimmy Anderson in The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, Ben Parkinson in Butterflies and ...more

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Tony Robinson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Tony Robinson The Black Adder, Blackadder II, Airline - Sir Anthony "Tony" Robinson is an English actor, comedian, amateur historian, TV presenter and political activist. He is known for playing Baldrick in the BBC television series ...more

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Robert East is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Robert East The Black Adder - Robert Gwyn East is a theatre and TV actor. He also wrote Incident at Tulse Hill, first produced at the Hampstead Theatre in December 1981 under the direction of Harold Pinter. He is perhaps ...more

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Rowan Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Rowan Atkinson Mr. Bean, The Black Adder, The Thin Blue Line - Rowan Sebastian Atkinson, CBE is an English actor, comedian, and screenwriter best known for his work on the sitcoms Mr. Bean and Blackadder. Atkinson first came to prominence in the sketch ...more

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Hugh Paddick is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Hugh Paddick Tell Tarby, Jackson Pace: The Great Years, The Larkins - Hugh William Paddick was an English actor, whose most notable role was in the 1960s BBC radio show Round the Horne, in sketches such as "Charles and Fiona" and "Julian and ...more

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Lee Cornes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Lee Cornes Colin's Sandwich, Tugs - Lee Cornes is an English television actor and writer born in Worcester in 1951. Cornes appeared in three series of Blackadder, in two episodes of The Young Ones and in the TV show Bottom, as ...more

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Mark Arden is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Mark Arden Teenage Kicks, Teenage Health Freak, The Estate Agents - Mark Arden is an English comedian and actor, best known for being one half of comic double act "The Oblivion Boys" with Stephen Frost. Arden was born in Newbury, Berkshire. He and ...more

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Miriam Margolyes is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Miriam Margolyes The Black Adder, Tinga Tinga Tales, Monkey - Miriam Margolyes, OBE is an English-Australian character actress and voice artist. Her earliest roles were in theatre and after several supporting roles in film and television she won a BAFTA ...more

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Nigel Planer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Nigel Planer The Young Ones, The Magic Roundabout, Hogfather - Nigel George Planer is an English actor, comedian, novelist and playwright who is best known for his role as Neil in the cult BBC comedy The Young Ones. He has appeared in many West End ...more

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Rik Mayall is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Rik Mayall The Black Adder, The Young Ones, Bottom - Richard Michael "Rik" Mayall was an English comedian, writer, actor and voice-over artist. Mayall was a pioneer of alternative comedy in the early 1980s. He formed a comedy partnership ...more

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Robbie Coltrane is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Robbie Coltrane The Black Adder, Cracker, Alfresco - Robbie Coltrane, OBE is a Scottish actor, comedian and author. He is known for his roles as Rubeus Hagrid in the Harry Potter films, as Valentin Dmitrovich Zukovsky in the James Bond films ...more

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Tony Aitken is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Tony Aitken No. 73, End of Part One - Tony Aitken is an English actor, known for playing a variety of parts in popular television programmes. He attended Belmont Abbey School, Hereford, 1959–64. He was active in the amateur dramatic ...more

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Vincent Hanna is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Blackadder Cast List
Vincent Hanna Vincent Leo Martin Hanna was a Northern Irish television journalist famed for his coverage of United Kingdom by-elections.