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Shakespeare Uncovered

A Brutal Age of Politics

Clip: Season 3 Episode 6 | 2m 38s

Richard III is an adept politician – and a consummate actor – which makes him both brilliant and dangerous as he manipulates and maneuvers to quickly achieve his goals.

Aired: 10/26/18

Rating: NR

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