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Cast of Black Sails in Season 1, from left to right: Toby Schmitz (Jack Rackham), Tom Hopper (Billy Bones), Clara Paget (Anne Bonny), Toby Stephens (Flint), Hannah New (Eleanor Guthrie), Zach McGowan (Charles Vane), Mark Ryan (Hal Gates), Hakeem Kae-Kazim (Mr. Scott), Luke Arnold (John Silver) and Jessica Parker Kennedy (Max)

Black Sails is an American dramatic adventure television series set on New Providence Island and a prequel to Robert Louis Stevenson's novel Treasure Island.[1] The series was created by Jonathan E. Steinberg and Robert Levine for Starz and debuted online for free on YouTube and other various streaming platform and video on demand services on January 18, 2014.[2] The debut on cable television followed a week later on January 25, 2014.[3] Steinberg is executive producer, alongside Michael Bay, Brad Fuller and Andrew Form, while Michael Angeli, Doris Egan, and Levine are co-executive producers.

The following is a list of characters that appeared on the television series.

MainEdit

RecurringEdit

  • Lawrence Joffe as Randall: Cook of the Walrus and the Spanish Man O' War. (seasons 1–2)
  • Jannes Eiselen (season 1) and Roland Reed (seasons 2–3) as Dufresne: Accountant and later Quartermaster of the Walrus, the Spanish Man O' War and the Orion.
  • Dylan Skews as Logan: Armorer of the Walrus and the Spanish Man O' War. (seasons 1–2)
  • Lise Slabber as Idelle: Prostitute of the brothel run by Noonan and Jack Rackham in Nassau.
  • Richard Lukunku as Joshua: Crew Mate of the Walrus and the Spanish Man O' War. (seasons 1–2)
  • Winston Chong as Joji: Crew Mate of the Walrus and the Spanish Man O' War.
  • David Dukas as Captain Hume: Commander of the Royal Navy's Scarborough. (seasons 1–2)
  • Alistair Moulton Black as Dr. Howell: Doctor of the Walrus and the Spanish Man O' War.
  • David Butler as Frasier: Appraiser in Nassau. (seasons 1–2, 4)
  • Fiona Ramsay as Mrs. Mapleton: Madam of the brothel run by Noonan in Nassau.
  • Graham Weir as Captain Naft: Captain of the Intrepid. (seasons 1–2)
  • Patrick Lyster as Benjamin Hornigold: Steward of Fort Nassau and Captain of the Royal Lion and the Orion. (seasons 1–3)
  • Mark Elderkin as Pastor Lambrick: Head of the local church in Nassau.
  • Andre Jacobs as De Groot: Master of the Walrus and the Spanish Man O' War.
  • Karl Thaning as O'Malley: Mercenary working for Eleanor Guthrie. (seasons 1–2)
  • Richard Wright-Firth as Muldoon: Gunner of the Walrus and the Spanish Man O' War. (seasons 1–3)
  • John Herbert as Geoffrey Lawrence: Captain of the Black Hind. (seasons 1–2)
  • Sibongile Mlambo as Eme: Slave aboard the Andromache.
  • Patrick Lavisa as Babatunde: Slave aboard the Andromache. (seasons 1–2)
  • Kelly Wragg as Alice: Prostitute of the brothel run by Noonan and Jack Rackham in Nassau. (seasons 1–2)
  • Laudo Liebenberg as Dooley: Crew Mate of the Walrus and the Spanish Man O' War. (season 2–4)
  • Craig Jackson as Augustus Featherstone: Quartermaster of the Colonial Dawn. (season 2–4)
  • Aidan Whytock as Jacob Garrett: Carpenter's Mate on the Intrepid. (seasons 2–4)
  • Russel Savadier as Underhill: Merchant and landowner on New Providence Island. (seasons 2, 4)
  • Anna-Louise Plowman as Mrs. Hudson: English chambermaid in the employ of Woodes Rogers. (seasons 3–4)
  • Craig Hawks as Reuben (seasons 3–4)
  • Wilson Carpenter as Ellers (seasons 3–4)
  • Rory Acton Burnell as Colin (seasons 3–4)
  • Moshidi Motshegwa as The Maroon Queen: Mr. Scott's wife and Madi's mother. (seasons 3–4)
  • Zethu Dlomo as Madi: Mr. Scott's daughter. (seasons 3–4)
  • Chris Fisher as Ben Gunn: Crew Mate of the Walrus. (seasons 3–4)
  • Andrian Mazive as Kofi (seasons 3–4)
  • James Alexander (season 3) and Jorge Suquet (season 4) as Juan Antonio Grandal: An agent of the Spanish intelligence.
  • Nevena Jablanovic as Georgia (seasons 3–4)
  • Adam Neill as Mr. Soames (seasons 3–4)

Season 1Edit

  • Anthony Bishop as Singleton: Crew Mate of the Walrus.
  • Jeremy Crutchley as Morley: Crew Mate of the Walrus.
  • Toni Caprari as Noonan: Brothel owner in Nassau.
  • Quentin Hrog as Turk: Crew Mate of the Walrus.
  • Neels Clasen as Hamund: Crew Mate of the Ranger.
  • Langley Kirkwood as Dyfed Bryson: Captain of the Andromache.
  • Dean McCoubrey as Hayes: Quartermaster of the Andromache.
  • Garth Collins as Albinus: Former pirate and Head of a timber business.
  • Frans Hamman as Slade: Crew Mate of the Ranger.
  • Jarrid Geduld as Crisp: Crew Mate of the Walrus.
  • Graham Clarke as Captain Lilywhite: Opponent to the Guthries.

Season 2Edit

  • Tadhg Murphy as Ned Low: Captain of the Fancy.
  • Brendan Murray as Meeks: Former Quartermaster of the Fancy.
  • Nic Rasenti as Mr. Holmes: Crew Mate of the Fancy.
  • Robert Hobbs as Jenks: Pirate under the command of Charles Vane.
  • Meganne Young as Abigail Ashe: Daughter of Lord Peter Ashe.
  • Greg Melvill-Smith as Hennessey: Admiral of the Royal Navy.
  • Adrian Collins as Vincent: Crew Mate of the Spanish Man O' War.
  • Tyrel Meyer as Nicholas: Crew Mate of the Spanish Man O' War.
  • Nick Boraine as Lord Peter Ashe: Governor of the Carolina Colony.
  • Danny Keogh as Lord Proprietor Alfred Hamilton: Thomas' father.
  • Angelique Pretorius as Charlotte: Prostitute of the brothel run by Jack Rackham in Nassau.
  • Martin Van Geems as Larson
  • Lars Arentz-Hansen as Colonel William Rhett: Subordinate of Peter Ashe in Charleston.[10]
  • Craig MacRae as Yardley: Pirate under the command of Charles Vane.

Season 3Edit

  • Jenna Saras and Greig Rogers as Death: a dark figure that appears in Flint's visions alongside Miranda.
  • Richard Lothian as Dobbs: Crew Mate of the Walrus.
  • Calvin Hayward as Wayne
  • Jason Cope as Captain Chamberlain: Commodore of the Royal Navy.
  • Martin Munro as Palmer
  • Gideon Lombard as Warren
  • Dan Robbertse as Captain Throckmorton
  • Siv Ngesi as Udo
  • Francis Chouler as Lieutenant Perkins: Officer of the Royal Navy.
  • Garth Breytenbach as Major Rollins
  • Wayne Harrison as Doctor Marcus

Season 4Edit

  • Chris Larkin as Captain Berringer: Officer of the Royal Navy and Rogers's second in command.
  • Dale Jackson as Lieutenant Utley: Officer of the Royal Navy.
  • Clyde Berning as Lieutenant Kendrick: Officer of the Royal Navy.
  • Mike Westcott as Judge Adams: Magistrate in Nassau.
  • Milton Schorr as Lieutenant Burrell: Officer of the Royal Navy.
  • Sizo Mahlangu as Obi
  • Tinah Mnumzana as Ruth: Slave at Underhill estate.
  • Jason Delplanque as Lieutenant Werth: Officer of the Royal Navy.
  • Apolinhalo Antonio as Zaki
  • Tony Kgoroge as Julius: Slave at Edwards estate.
  • Anton Dekker as Tom Morgan
  • Theo Landey as First Mate Molin
  • Nick Rebelo as Rawls
  • Ilay Kurelovic as Governor Raja: Commander of the Spanish Fleet.
  • Jose Domingos as Mr. Oliver
  • Guy Paul as Joseph Guthrie: Father to Richard Guthrie and grandfather to Eleanor Guthrie.
  • Tyrone Keogh as Adams
  • Ron Smerczak as Mr. McCoy

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ Todd Spangler: Starz to Release Michael Bay's 'Black Sails' Premiere Episode for Free on YouTube, iTunes, Amazon and More. Variety.com, 2014-1-13
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  5. ^ Jeffrey, Morgan (August 6, 2015). "Rupert Penry-Jones says Flint's gay romance on Black Sails was cut back". Digital Spy. Retrieved November 8, 2015.
  6. ^ a b TV News Desk (November 4, 2015). "Starz to Premiere Season 3 of BLACK SAILS, 1/23". Broadway World. Retrieved November 8, 2015.
  7. ^ Friedlander, Whitney. "'Divergent's' Ray Stevenson Joins Starz's 'Black Sails' as Blackbeard". Variety. Variety Media, LLC, a subsidiary of Penske Business Media, LLC. Retrieved 24 March 2015.
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  9. ^ Iacopelli, Jennifer (11 March 2017). "EXCLUSIVE: Black Sails Character Reveal!". Fangirlish.com. Retrieved 17 March 2017.
  10. ^ "Lars Arentz Hanson". Diamond Management. 2011. Retrieved 8 January 2016.