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Maid Marian and Her Merry Men 

The true story of Sherwood Forest is finally revealed: Robin was a cowardly tailor from Kensington, and Marian was the brains behind the Merry Men. With her ruthless band of freedom ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Kate Lonergan Kate Lonergan ...  Marian 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Adam Morris Adam Morris ...  Robin 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Danny John-Jules ...  Barrington 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Howard Lew Lewis Howard Lew Lewis ...  Rabies 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Mike Edmonds ...  Little Ron 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Forbes Collins Forbes Collins ...  King John / ... 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Tony Robinson ...  The Sheriff 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Mark Billingham Mark Billingham ...  Gary 26 episodes, 1989-1994
David Lloyd David Lloyd ...  Graeme 26 episodes, 1989-1994
Hilary Mason ...  Gladys 25 episodes, 1989-1994
Robin Chandler Robin Chandler ...  Snooker 21 episodes, 1989-1994
Ramsay Gilderdale Ramsay Gilderdale ...  Guy of Gisborne 18 episodes, 1990-1994
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The true story of Sherwood Forest is finally revealed: Robin was a cowardly tailor from Kensington, and Marian was the brains behind the Merry Men. With her ruthless band of freedom fighters, Marian seeks to save the villagers of Worksop from the tyrany of King John and his cunning henchman, the Sheriff of Nottingham... Written by Ben Evans (Barrington) <turlough@geocities.com>

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English

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16 November 1989 (UK) See more »

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(25 episodes)

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Trivia

In a "CBBC" interview, Kate Lonergan revealed that she wore a wig in the show. See more »

Quotes

[After having her personality altered]
Marian: Oh don't ask me, I'm just a girlie - has anyone seen my blusher?
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The show has no title sequence. See more »

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Version of Robin Hood (2010) See more »

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Sheer Genius
29 July 2001 | by nackynoodleSee all my reviews

Until the beeb started repeating this recently I'd forgotten how good it was. Maid Marion was the original girl power show, well it was for me anyway. Funny, twisted and brilliant cast of supporting actors plus Tony Robinson make it what it is. Watch it!


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