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Shakespeare Uncovered

S2 Ep5: Anthony & Cleopatra with Kim Cattrall | Preview

Kim Cattrall travels to Rome to find out more about the historical Cleopatra.

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S2 Ep5: Anthony & Cleopatra with Kim Cattrall | Preview

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Shakespeare Uncovered

S2 Ep6: Romeo and Juliet with Joseph Fiennes | Preview

Joseph Fiennes examines why Romeo & Juliet is the most-performed of all Shakespeare plays.

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S2 Ep6: Romeo and Juliet with Joseph Fiennes | Preview

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Shakespeare Uncovered

S2 Ep3: The Taming of the Shrew with Morgan Freeman | Previe

Morgan Freeman explores the "battle-of-the-sexes" in one of Shakespeare’s first plays.

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S2 Ep3: The Taming of the Shrew with Morgan Freeman | Previe

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Shakespeare Uncovered

S2 Ep4: Othello with David Harewood | Preview

David Harewood analyzes the great villan Iago and how he manipulates Othello.

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S2 Ep4: Othello with David Harewood | Preview

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Shakespeare Uncovered

S2 Ep1: A Midsummer Night's Dream with Hugh Bonneville | Pre

Hugh Bonneville meets with Ralph Fiennes to try to untangle one of Shakespeare’s plays.

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S2 Ep1: A Midsummer Night's Dream with Hugh Bonneville | Pre

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Shakespeare Uncovered

S2 Ep2: Shakespeare Uncovered Series II | Preview

Series II of Shakespeare Uncovered continues on PBS, beginning Friday, January 30 at 9 p.m

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S2 Ep2: Shakespeare Uncovered Series II | Preview

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Shakespeare Uncovered

S2 Ep3: King Lear with Christopher Plummer | Preview

Christopher Plummer uncovers playing one of Shakespeare’s greatest tragic roles.

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S2 Ep3: King Lear with Christopher Plummer | Preview

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Video thumbnail: Shakespeare Uncovered S1 Ep5: Hamlet with David Tennant

Shakespeare Uncovered

S1 Ep5: Hamlet with David Tennant

David Tennant meets fellow actors who’ve tackled this most iconic of roles.

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S1 Ep5: Hamlet with David Tennant

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Shakespeare Uncovered

S1 Ep6: The Tempest with Trevor Nunn

Nunn takes us through the magical world created in the playwright’s last complete work.

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S1 Ep6: The Tempest with Trevor Nunn

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Video thumbnail: Shakespeare Uncovered S1 Ep3: Richard II with Derek Jacobi

Shakespeare Uncovered

S1 Ep3: Richard II with Derek Jacobi

Derek Jacobi takes a 360-degree view of this great political thriller

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S1 Ep3: Richard II with Derek Jacobi

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Video thumbnail: Shakespeare Uncovered S1 Ep4: Henry IV & V with Jeremy Irons

Shakespeare Uncovered

S1 Ep4: Henry IV & V with Jeremy Irons

Jeremy Irons uncovers the enduring appeal of Shakespeare’s most iconic “history plays."

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S1 Ep4: Henry IV & V with Jeremy Irons

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Video thumbnail: Shakespeare Uncovered S1 Ep1: Macbeth with Ethan Hawke

Shakespeare Uncovered

S1 Ep1: Macbeth with Ethan Hawke

Ethan Hawke invites viewers on his quest to play Shakespeare’s murderous Thane of Cawdor.

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S1 Ep1: Macbeth with Ethan Hawke

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Shakespeare Uncovered

S1 Ep2: The Comedies with Joely Richardson

Joely Richardson investigates the legacy of these two brilliant cross-dressing comedies

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S1 Ep2: The Comedies with Joely Richardson

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Shakespeare Uncovered

S1: Trailer: Shakespeare Uncovered

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S1: Trailer: Shakespeare Uncovered

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