Blackbeard is a 2006 - based on the pirate , directed by from a screenplay written by . It premiered on on June 17, 2006. The miniseries was shot on location in and the town of New Providence was built on a coconut plantation, and includes many factual names and places, but it is essentially a fictional story since Blackbeard's most notable exploits took place in North Carolina. The miniseries was later released in an international DVD edition re-titled Pirates: The True Story of Blackbeard, though by the writers own admission little of the screenplay was actually true.
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