|First appearance||Woman's Hour Invasion|
|Last appearance||The Shakespeare Sketch|
|Played by||Unkown Radio Actor, Colin Firth, Hugh Laurie|
William Shakespeare was an English playwright and poet during the reigns of Queen Elizabeth I and King James I. He believed strongly in the rights of women, and even started a stage show called "Wemen reclaim the throne." His editor is part of the Blackadder Family.
Behind the ScenesEdit
- Shakespeare is listed as a contributor of dialogue to episodes of The Black Adder, the first series. This is due to some of his real life plays' dialog being parodied.
- Blackadder II, "Potato" (mentioned)
- Blackadder's Christmas Carol
- Woman's Hour Invasion
- Blackadder Back & Forth
- The Shakespeare Sketch