With the first season set in 1485, Edmund Blackadder, unloved second son of Richard IV, plots feebly to become king. And this is how (Blackadder) history begun. The series gave us British comedy at its best, with the introduction of characters such as Persy and the one of a kind Baldrick. The line "I have a cunning plan" has entered the hall of fame of comedy quotes (in my humble opinion).
But this was just the beginning to one of the most succesfull series in the UK history.
The second series had countless moments of laughter, with one absolute favorite moment: the episode where Edmund fall in love with a girl named Bob...
If it had not been for their words, Blackadder would have not become such a great success!
So, let's enjoy some of their favorite quotes in the following video that tries to include in 2 minutes, a decade of brilliant British commedy!