The Good Fight star Cush Jumbo is to play Hamlet on stage in London this summer.
The BBC has released the first image from its forthcoming star-studded adaptation of King Lear.
The Chichester production of King Lear starring Sir Ian McKellen looks like it will transfer to London this summer.
BBC Two will broadcast the London production of Hamlet starring Andrew Scott.
BBC Two is lining up some of the best British acting talent for a new film of King Lear.
The film will see Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson reunite once again. They’ll be joined by the likes of Andrew Scott and Jim Broadbent.
Daisy Ridley is starring in a new film about the Prince of Denmark, told from the point of view of his doomed love interest Ophelia.
Naomi Watts had previously been announced to play Gertrude and now the roles of Hamlet, Cladius, Laertes and Horatio have been confirmed.
Oscar Isaac, Star Wars’ ace-pilot Poe Dameron, is to play Hamlet on stage.
Ian McKellen will play King Lear on stage in Chichester later this year.
The great Emma Thompson will appear in this year’s Christmas episode of comedy Upstart Crow, as Queen Elizabeth I.
The National Theatre has launched a brand new, free app dedicated to all things Shakespeare.