Robin of Sherwood1980s dramatisation based on the character of Robin Hood. Lasting for three series, this adaptation is generally acknowledged to be the best.
Episode title: The Sheriff of Nottingham (Series 3, episode 5)
Transmission date: 3rd May, 1986
Lewis’s character: Philip Mark
Synopsis: The Sheriff of Nottingham is dismissed and replaced with Philip Mark, the butcher of Lincoln.
|Sheriff of Nottingham||-||Nickolas Grace|
|Sir Guy of Gisburne||-||Robert Addie|
|Little John||-||Clive Mantle|
|Friar Tuck||-||Phil Rose|
|Will Scarlet||-||Ray Winstone|
|Edward of Wickham||-||Jeremy Bulloch|
|Hubert de Giscard||-||Robert Dawes|
|Philip Mark||-||LEWIS COLLINS|
|Old Prisoner||-||Stuart Linden|
"We've had a lot of fun casting against type. Lewis plays a Truman Capote of mediæval England - he's gentle and bland, but with sinister undertones" Esta Charkham, Casting Director, May 1986