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Maid Marian and Her Merry Men 

The true story of Sherwood Forest is finally revealed: Robin was a cowardly tailor from Kensington, and Marian was the brains behind the Merry Men. With her ruthless band of freedom ... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Kate Lonergan Kate Lonergan ...  Marian 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Adam Morris Adam Morris ...  Robin 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Danny John-Jules ...  Barrington 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Howard Lew Lewis Howard Lew Lewis ...  Rabies 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Mike Edmonds ...  Little Ron 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Forbes Collins Forbes Collins ...  King John / ... 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Tony Robinson ...  The Sheriff 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Mark Billingham Mark Billingham ...  Gary 26 episodes, 1989-1994
David Lloyd David Lloyd ...  Graeme 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Hilary Mason ...  Gladys 25 episodes, 1989-1994
Robin Chandler Robin Chandler ...  Snooker 21 episodes, 1989-1994
Ramsay Gilderdale Ramsay Gilderdale ...  Guy of Gisborne 18 episodes, 1990-1994
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The true story of Sherwood Forest is finally revealed: Robin was a cowardly tailor from Kensington, and Marian was the brains behind the Merry Men. With her ruthless band of freedom fighters, Marian seeks to save the villagers of Worksop from the tyrany of King John and his cunning henchman, the Sheriff of Nottingham... Written by Ben Evans (Barrington) <turlough@geocities.com>

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English

Release Date:

16 November 1989 (UK) See more »

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(25 episodes)

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Trivia

Kate Longergan did not wear the wig for Series 4, which saw Marian with short hair, which was Kate Longergan's own natural hair. See more »

Quotes

Marian: [Robin's in prison, and he thinks Marian is a traitor. Marian has got the key to open the cell door and she is outside trying to save him] Robin, Robin where are you?
Robin: That's *my* business, I think.
Marian: It's me, Marian.
Robin: What do you want? Got bored canoodling with our deadly enemies, have you? Snogged so many Normans you've run out of lipsil?
Marian: What are you talking about? I've got the key! I've come to set you free!
Robin: I'd rather stay in here, thank you, Miss Traitor.
Marian: Don't be silly.
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Crazy Credits

During the closing credits, there is a little cartoon of the characters. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Wogan: Episode dated 15 November 1989 (1989) See more »

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How GOOD was this programme?
13 February 2002 | by nvh1982See all my reviews

This was my fave programme when I was little (well littler, Im 19 now but was about 7 or 8 when it was first on). It still appeals to me now although I missed many of the recent repeats due to college (blub). I am just hoping that CBBCs new channel shows repeats of it. It was recently voted number 21 in the top 100 kids tv list, I thought I was the only one who really loved this ace show thank god I was wrong. Also Wayne Moris deserves much more succes than he has got, he was gorge as Robin (he was my first crush) and I think I recently spooted him in a sweet ad poor luv!


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