Ivanhoe returning from crusading in the Holy Land to England which is ruled by corrupt Prince John.
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Series cast summary:
David Barrass ...
 Hubert (6 episodes, 1997)
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 Prince John (6 episodes, 1997)
Jimmy Chisholm ...
 Wamba (6 episodes, 1997)
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 Gurth (6 episodes, 1997)
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 Brian de Bois-Guilbert (6 episodes, 1997)
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 Isaac (6 episodes, 1997)
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 Rebecca (6 episodes, 1997)
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 Lady Rowena (6 episodes, 1997)
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 Sir Wilfred of Ivanhoe (6 episodes, 1997)
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 Cedric (5 episodes, 1997)
Simon Donald ...
 Louis Winkelbrand (5 episodes, 1997)
Rory Edwards ...
 King Richard (5 episodes, 1997)
Aden Gillett ...
 Robin of Locksley (5 episodes, 1997)
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 Malvoisin (5 episodes, 1997)
David Nicholls ...
 Little John (5 episodes, 1997)
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 Waldemar Fitzurse (5 episodes, 1997)
Chris Walker ...
 Athelstane (5 episodes, 1997)
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 Prior Aymer (4 episodes, 1997)
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 Montfitchet (4 episodes, 1997)
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 Lucas de Beaumanoir (4 episodes, 1997)
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 Maurice de Bracy (4 episodes, 1997)
Niven Boyd ...
 Oswald (3 episodes, 1997)
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 Reginald Front de Boeuf (3 episodes, 1997)
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 Friar Tuck (3 episodes, 1997)
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 Brother Ambrose (3 episodes, 1997)
Renny Krupinski ...
 Bardon (3 episodes, 1997)
Peter Needham ...
 Abbot (3 episodes, 1997)
Chris Barnes ...
 Priest (2 episodes, 1997)
Cynthia Grenville ...
 Elgitha (2 episodes, 1997)
Ciaran Madden ...
 Urfried (2 episodes, 1997)
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 Queen Eleanor (2 episodes, 1997)
Martin Walsh ...
 Young guard (2 episodes, 1997)
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Ivanhoe returning from crusading in the Holy Land to England which is ruled by corrupt Prince John.

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This was the second "Ivanhoe" television production in which Ronald Pickup (Waldemar Fitzurse) appeared. The first was Ivanhoe (1982), in which he played Prince John. See more »

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Ivanhoe's shield is punctured by Bois-Guilbert's lance in the joust. In subsequent scenes the hole disappears, then reappears. See more »

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Queen Eleanor: Beware of powerful men, Berniece. They spawn unspeakable whelps!
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great series
30 December 2006 | by (Denmark) – See all my reviews

I first saw the story of Ivanhoe in the 1982-film version which I saw again and again (and again...).

When I was about 12-13 years old I read the novel - and loved it.

Now I've seen this BBC-series. At first I was a little skeptic - could it be as good as the one from 1982. And yes it could - and better.

First of all we really get to know the characters, and prince John is not portrayed as all evil, which I like, as it gives him more substance.

Also the things that takes place does not happen because people are evil, but because they interact with each other - sometimes with misunderstandings as the result.

I rate the series 9 out of 10 - the mistakes in the continuity makes it lose the last point.

/Louise, Denmark


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