TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy
In the Tudor court of Elizabeth I, Lord Edmund Blackadder strives to win Her Majesty's favour while attempting to avoid a grisly fate should he offend her.
The borderline claustrophobic feeling set design in Blackadder II is a result, in part, of bringing the Production Design budget back to within the standard BBC limits after the extravagant first series. Its possibly there was over-compensating on ... ...
This is no time for jokes Blackadder, we've been kidnapped!
Blackadder: Ooooh God! How incredibly embarrassing!
In the opening credits, a snake (a Mexican black kingsnake) slithers across a marble table (in a homage/parody to I, Claudius (1976), a historical/political drama series which starred Patsy Byrne). However, the snake doesn't go the way it should, and at the end is removed and replaced with an object (the object varies depending on the episode).
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