Blackadder’s Christmas Carol
Classic Cult TV Club
Blackadder; Christmas Special, “Blackadder’s Christmas Carol”
Episode first screened on the BBC U.K. on the 23rd December 1988. Written by Richard Curtis and Ben Elton, directed by Richard Boden, and starring Rowan Atkinson as Ebenezer Blackadder, Tony Robinson as Baldrick, and Robbie Coltrane as the Spirit of Christmas.
Podcast recorded 27-11-2019
Welcome to the Classic Cult TV Club, (CCtvC), with Lisa, Alex, Angus, Gypsy, Janette and Justin.
In honour of the Festival season the “Culters” watch a Festival special from the classic comedy series, Blackadder. How does the humour hold up after so many years, how does the Special compare to the series and what do the “Culters” think of Christmas Specials in general?
Opening and closing music courtesy of Matt Oakley @Free Music Archive
Hope you enjoy it.