I have a CUNNING PLAN...

- Baldrick, dogsbody to Edmund Blackadder


King Richard IV: As the good Lord said: "Love thy neighbour as thyself, unless he's Turkish, in which case, kill the bastard!"

Brian Blessed was born in 1937 in the small coalmining community of Mexborough in Yorkshire, England.

He played King Richard IV in the BBC TV comedy series BlackAdder (1st season).

Brian Blessed as King Richard IV

Quite a prolific actor...

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