“Richard III” with Sir Antony Sher

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Sir Antony Sher unveils the life of Shakespeare’s “Richard III,” comparing the historical king’s reputation with the play’s enduring portrait of ruthless ambition and vengeance.

Premieres Friday, October 26 at 10 p.m. on PBS (check local listings). Streams Saturday, October 27 at pbs.org/shakespeareuncovered and on PBS apps.