Swashbuckling action starring the brooding Sean Bean as Bernard Cornwell's 18th-century British officer in the epic historical Napoleonic drama.
From cowardly aristocrats to evil soldiers to scheming seducers...
He’s a lover as well as a fighter.
Here’s why he was the ideal man to play the Napoleonic hero.
Time to grab your bayonet and charge for the right answer in our Sharpe quiz.
How much do you know about Richard Sharpe? Test your strength in our second quiz.
Prepare yourself for brooding looks, unbuttoned shirts and cheekbones...