Type
Scripted
Premiered
May. 05, 1993
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
90 min.
Country
UK
Network
ITV1 TV Network
Genre

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Sharpe (UK)

Sgt.Richard Sharpe(Sean Bean)is serving in the Napoleonic Wars.He saves the life of General Sir Arthur Wellesley(Hugh Fraser) from 3 attacking French Hussars,and receives a Field Commission and will command the Chosen Men of the 95th Rifles. Series of 14 episodes(each 100mins.) Plus two x 2-part prequels of over 2 hours but made as sequels.

Sharpe (UK) - 06x05 Sharpe's Peril Pt 2 Screenshot
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Last Episode

06x05 Sharpe's Peril Pt 2 Aired: Nov. 09, 2008

- Sharpe is held captive by the leader of the opium trafficking ring. Harper is left in charge of making sure the train makes it through. …

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Canceled/Ended
The show had 6 seasons and 19 episodes air between 1993 and 2008.

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Series Fun Facts

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  • Sharpe's 95th Regiment and its green jackets are fact based. The 95th was a direct ancestor of the modern Royal Green Jackets (in 2005 merged with other regiments to form The Rifles).
  • The jacket which Sean Bean wears on the cover picture was actually tailored for the smaller 'Paul McGann', whom Bean replaced in the role of Sharpe, which is why the jacket hangs open at the…
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    The jacket which Sean Bean wears on the cover picture was actually tailored for the smaller 'Paul McGann', whom Bean replaced in the role of Sharpe, which is why the jacket hangs open at the front.
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  • In one scene, Vivar is seen to light a cigar with what appears to be a pistol with no barrel. This is, in fact, a flintlock fire-starter - pretty much exactly a pistol grip and lock with no…
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    In one scene, Vivar is seen to light a cigar with what appears to be a pistol with no barrel. This is, in fact, a flintlock fire-starter - pretty much exactly a pistol grip and lock with no barrel, designed to ignite tinder by means of the shower of sparks created when the flint in the lock strikes the steel frizzen.
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