Shakespeare Uncovered

Fridays, 9:00 PM ET on PBS

Mondays, on BBC Four

60 minutes

Six Shakespearean actors and directors go in search of the greatest dramatist who ever lived by revealing the stories behind and the wonders within some of his greatest plays.

Fridays, 9:00 PM ET on PBS

Mondays, on BBC Four

60 minutes

Six Shakespearean actors and directors go in search of the greatest dramatist who ever lived by revealing the stories behind and the wonders within some of his greatest plays.

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Watch Shakespeare Uncovered Season 2 Episode 6 - Romeo & Juliet With Joseph Fiennes

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In the Season 2 finale, Joseph Fiennes examines "Romeo and Juliet" and its many permutations, including Royal Ballet productions; "West Side Story" and other musicals; and Baz Luhrmann's cinematic re-imagining of the play. Included: remarks from Orlando Bloom, Condola Rashad and Stephen Sondheim.
Season Finale
Watch Shakespeare Uncovered Season 2 Episode 5 - Antony & Cleopatra With Kim Cattrall

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A look at "Antony and Cleopatra" with Kim Cattrall, who has twice played Cleopatra. She meets Janet Suzman, Harriet Walter and Vanessa Redgrave, who have also starred as the Egyptian queen; and visits Rome in search of possible inspirations for the play.
Watch Shakespeare Uncovered Season 1 Episode 1 - Joely Richardson on Shakespeare's Women
Series Premiere
Watch Shakespeare Uncovered Season 1 Episode 2 - Ethan Hawke on Macbeth
s1e2 Ethan Hawke on Macbeth
January 25, 2013
June 26, 2012
January 25, 2013
Ethan Hawke on Macbeth
Watch Shakespeare Uncovered Season 1 Episode 3 - Derek Jacobi on Richard II
s1e3 Derek Jacobi on Richard II
February 1, 2013
June 30, 2012
February 1, 2013
Derek Jacobi on Richard II
Watch Shakespeare Uncovered Season 1 Episode 4 - Trevor Nunn on The Tempest
s1e4 Trevor Nunn on The Tempest
August 8, 2013
July 3, 2012
Watch Shakespeare Uncovered Season 1 Episode 5 - Jeremy Irons on the Henrys
s1e5 Jeremy Irons on the Henrys
February 1, 2013
July 10, 2012
February 1, 2013
Jeremy Irons on the Henrys
Watch Shakespeare Uncovered Season 1 Episode 6 - David Tennant on Hamlet
s1e6 David Tennant on Hamlet
February 8, 2013
July 17, 2012
February 8, 2013
David Tennant on Hamlet
Season Finale
Watch Shakespeare Uncovered Season 2 Episode 6 - Romeo & Juliet With Joseph Fiennes
Season Finale

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