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The Legend of King Arthur 

The classic story of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table.




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Series cast summary:
Andrew Burt Andrew Burt ...  King Arthur 7 episodes, 1979
Felicity Dean ...  Queen Guinevere 7 episodes, 1979
Maureen O'Brien ...  Morgan le Fay 7 episodes, 1979
David Robb ...  Lancelot 7 episodes, 1979
Geoffrey Bateman Geoffrey Bateman ...  Gawain 6 episodes, 1979
Peter Burroughs Peter Burroughs ...  Branic 6 episodes, 1979
Steve Hodson Steve Hodson ...  Mordred 6 episodes, 1979
Godfrey James Godfrey James ...  Bors 6 episodes, 1979
Niall Padden Niall Padden ...  Agravain 5 episodes, 1979
Archie Tew Archie Tew ...  Gareth 5 episodes, 1979
Eileen Nicholas ...  Margaret 3 episodes, 1979
Denis Carey Denis Carey ...  King Pelles 2 episodes, 1979
Jon Croft Jon Croft ...  Lot 2 episodes, 1979
Anthony Dutton Anthony Dutton ...  Accolon 2 episodes, 1979
Robert Eddison ...  Merlin 2 episodes, 1979
Tom Kelly Tom Kelly ...  Bedivere 2 episodes, 1979
Kevin Stoney ...  Hermit 2 episodes, 1979
Amanda Wissler Amanda Wissler ...  Eleanor 2 episodes, 1979


The classic story of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table.

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Release Date:

7 October 1979 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

A Lenda do Rei Arthur See more »

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(8 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Version of Morte d'Arthur (1984) See more »

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Doctor Sid Sutton- Who
9 March 2009 | by nigel-philipSee all my reviews

The production was released on a shortened BBC video in 1985. Three of the Sutton Hoo style helmets were sold at the BBC costume auction in North Acton in the early 1990's where they came into my possession.

The BBC video is Coded BBCV 9024 and coincidentally regarding the Sutton Hoo style(who?) the cover is designed by Dr Who (Hoo) title sequence designer Sid SUTTON (eighties late Baker-Davison style titles) funny old world eh?

Another Dr Who related feature is the appearance of Maureen O'Brien as Morgan Le fey. Maureen played the first Doctor's assistant Vicki after the departure of Carole Anne Ford. A petite actress Maureen spends much of her time playing opposite a

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