Shakespeare Uncovered Episode guide

  1. David Tennant on Hamlet

    6/6 David Tennant meets other actors who have played Hamlet, from David Warner to Jude Law.

    First broadcast: 17 Jul 2012

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  2. Jeremy Irons on the Henrys

    5/6 Jeremy Irons uncovers the extraordinary appeal of Shakespeare's History Plays.

    First broadcast: 07 Jul 2012

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  3. Trevor Nunn on The Tempest

    4/6 Director Trevor Nunn looks at the magical world created in Shakespeare's The Tempest.

    First broadcast: 03 Jul 2012

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  4. Derek Jacobi on Richard II

    3/6 Derek Jacobi looks at Richard II and reveals why it could have cost Shakespeare his life.

    First broadcast: 30 Jun 2012

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  5. Ethan Hawke on Macbeth

    2/6 Ethan Hawke looks at the greatest productions as he uncovers the story behind Macbeth.

    First broadcast: 26 Jun 2012

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  6. Joely Richardson on Shakespeare's Women

    1/6 Joely Richardson looks at William Shakespeare's early career and his roles for women.

    First broadcast: 19 Jun 2012

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