Nicole and Elisha have dramatized the capture of Blackbeard, nicknamed Edward Teach,  who was a notorious, English pirate between 1716 and 1718, during the Golden Age of Piracy. His best known vessel was the Queen Anne's Revenge.

Blackbeard often fought with, or simply showed himself wearing, multiple swords, knives, and pistols, and it was said that he had hemp and lighted matches woven into his enormous black beard during battle. This image has made him the premier image of the seafaring pirate.


The Story of Blackbeard