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 Captain Flint (38 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 John Silver (38 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 Rackham (37 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 Eleanor Guthrie (36 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 Max (36 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 Anne Bonny (35 episodes, 2014-2017)
Winston Chong ...
 Joji (35 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 Billy Bones (34 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 De Groot (31 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 Captain Charles Vane (28 episodes, 2014-2016)
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 Idelle (27 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 Dooley (27 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Featherstone (24 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Mr. Scott (23 episodes, 2014-2016)
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 Captain Benjamin Hornigold (22 episodes, 2014-2016)
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 Woodes Rogers (20 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Miranda Barlow (19 episodes, 2014-2016)
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 Madi (17 episodes, 2016-2017)
Lawrence Joffe ...
 Randall (16 episodes, 2014-2015)
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A prequel to the (fictional) events of Robert Louis Stevenson's "Treasure Island". The series centres on a group of pirates operating out of Nassau in the Bahamas. We meet characters from history - Captain Charles Vane, Governor Woodes Rogers, Jack Rackham and Anne Bonny - plus characters from fiction - Captain Flint and, of course, Long John Silver. Written by grantss

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Roland Reed replaced Jannes Eiselen as Dufresne in Season 2 after Eiselen was diagnosed with brain cancer; Eiselen survived the removal of the tumor, but surgery & recovery prevented him from meeting Season 2's production schedule and Reed has kept the role since. See more »

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In the opening title sequence, one of the ivory figures holds a musket with a "spike," or epee, bayonet. Spike bayonets weren't invented until the 1880s, far outside the scope of the Age of Piracy and the series. See more »

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100% Pirated
29 April 2014 | by (Hull, UK) – See all my reviews

Fantastic series....if you can't watch for free its worth buying and I normally would never say that but I loved this form start to finish and every minute in between. It is pleasing on the eye regarding location as well as some of the cast but before forming an image in your mind of beautiful well over groomed characters that just don't look right then I am pleased to say that for once this is not the case....(OK slightly groomed here and there is more accurate) Acting is spot on,characters are mostly very likable, the action scenes are great, the story is for the most part simple with a main objective and doesn't have 50 twists along the way to try and out twist every thing else that gets made these days. I must point out that there are quite a lot of adult scenes and foul language which although I have no problem with it ,I definitely would not want any of my kids to be sat in the same room regardless of age, so don't let your kids watch it, no matter how much they love pirates. So if you fancy something a bit different with great actors and some proper filth, you must watch Black Sails.


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