Prince Edmund (Black Adder) arrives late to the Battle of Bosworth Field, accidentally killing King Richard III, thinking he was stealing his horse.
Did You Know?
's appearance in this episode as Richard III caused him some alarm; both John Lloyd
and Brian Blessed
have recalled that Cook was very nervous about playing the part. Cook was also not fond of adhering to a script and his lines contained many improvisations. See more
Any inaccuracies regarding Richard III and his close family are preemptively "explained away" by the opening montage which explains that Henry Tudor later rewrote history to suit his own agenda. See more
Well, frankly, everyone thought you were dead.
Well, frankly, I am.
[head floats away
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References Richard III