|Blackadder: The Animated Series|
Slice of Life
|Created by|| Richard Curtis|
|Voices of|| Rowan Atkinson|
|Theme music composer||Howard Goodall|
|Country of origin|| United Kingdom|
|No. of seasons||TBA|
|No. of episodes||TBA|
|Running time||22 minutes|
|Production company(s)|| Australian Broadcasting Corporation|
Disney Television Animation
|Distributor|| BBC Worldwide (United Kingdom/international)|
Disney–ABC Domestic Television (United States)
|Original network|| CBBC (United Kingdom)|
Disney Channel and Disney XD (United States)
ABC Me (Australia)
|Picture format|| SDTV 480i|
|Audio format||Dolby Digital 5.1|
|Original run||TBA 2017|
Blackadder: The Animated Series is a British-American-Australian-Canadian family-friendly cartoon based on BBC's Blackadder that will air on CBBC in the United Kingdom, on Disney Channel and Disney XD in the United States, on ABC Me in Australia and on Teletoon on Canada, being a co-production between BBC Worldwide, Disney Television Animation, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Nelvana. Rated TV-Y7 for mild slapstick humor, some suggestive themes and comic mischief.
Following the events of the final episode of Blackadder Goes Forth, this series takes place in many years after the two world wars.
Cast and Characters
- Edmund Blackadder (voiced by Rowan Atkinson)
- Baldrick (voiced by Tony Robinson)
- George (voiced by Hugh Laurie)
- Melchett (voiced by Stephen Fry)
- Flashheart (voiced by TBA)
- Bob (voiced by Gabrielle Glaister)
- Elizabeth (voiced by Miranda Richardson)
- Tom Heartling (Voiced by Tom Schrapling)
- Samantha Hawkes (Voiced by Ariel Winter in style of Princess Sofia)
- Star Butterfly (Voiced by Eden Sher)- A heroine from Mewni who came to help Edmund and company.
- Silver the Hedgehog (Voiced by Josh Keaton in style of Young Hercules)- The White colored hedgehog from the future who came to the present to tell tutorials about keeping the earth safe from extinction.
Series 1: The Black Knightadder (1967-1971)
Series 2: Blackadder Vice (1980-1984)
Series 3: Blackadder's World (1991-1996)
Series 4: Blackadder and the Forces of Evil (2012-2018)
Final Series: The Blackadders of the Galaxy (25th Century)
- Silver Comes to Town - Silver the Hedgehog gets help once again from Edmund and Company.
- Like Star Trek: The Animated Series and as well as the animated version of Mr. Bean, the show will be slightly more family-friendly than it's source material.
- Because Disney helps BBC in the show, Star Butterfly will guest star in some episodes.