Shakespeare Uncovered

Richard II with Derek Jacobi

Preview: Season 1 Episode 3 | 30s

In returning to the role of a deposed monarch whose crown is taken from him, Derek Jacobi takes a 360-degree view of this great political thriller whose title character he played more than 30 years ago.

Aired: 02/01/13

Rating: NR

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