Trivia: Black Sails
- Dueling Shows: With Crossbones on NBC, another show set during the Golden Age of Piracy, but loosely based on history and starring John Malkovich as Blackbeard.
- Fake Brit: Vane is played by one of the few Americans on the show. You'd never know it.
- Hey, It's That Guy!
- The Other Darrin: Roland Reed replaced Jannes Eiselen as Dufresne in Season 2.