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Sharpe: The Legend (1997)

An overview of Richard Sharpe's career, from being raised in the ranks, to the battle at Waterloo, as depicted by fellow rifleman, Cooper.

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Paul Wilmshurst

Writer:

Kate Carysfort
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Cast

Credited cast:
Sean Bean ... Sharpe (archive footage)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Simón Andreu ... Vivar (archive footage)
David Ashton David Ashton ... Lennox (archive footage)
Féodor Atkine ... Ducos (archive footage)
Paul Bettany ... Prince of Orange (archive footage)
Paul Bigley Paul Bigley ... Dobbs (archive footage)
Peter Birrel ... Don Moreno (archive footage)
Mark Burns ... Pakenham (archive footage)
Michael Byrne ... Nairn (archive footage)
Katia Caballero Katia Caballero ... Josefina (archive footage)
Amira Casar ... Catherine (archive footage)
Scott Cleverdon ... Price (archive footage)
Michael Cochrane ... Simmerson (archive footage)
Brian Cox ... Hogan (archive footage)
Daniel Craig ... Berry (archive footage)
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An overview of Richard Sharpe's career, from being raised in the ranks, to the battle at Waterloo, as depicted by fellow rifleman, Cooper.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 October 1997 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Legenda Sharpe'a See more »

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Connections

Follows Sharpe's Enemy (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Over the Hills and Far Away
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Lyrics adapted by John Tams
Performed by John Tams
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Sharpe is awesome
15 April 2006 | by mr-kentishSee all my reviews

Sharpe has always been my favorite TV series, and i was over the moon when i heard the box set was coming out. Sean Bean and Daragh O Malley are the greatest acting duo in history and for anyone who hasn't seen any of the Sharpe's, i strongly recommend you do. I think when you finish this entire legendary set of Sharpes you will see why Sean bean is the big movie star that he is, and when i watched it for the first time i couldn't see why Daragh O Malley hasn't been in more films, he is a truly great actor and has the potential to be a massive celebrity. i am so glad the new one has come out and i will buy it the first day it gets released, thats how addicted you get to Sharpe when you see the box set.


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