My Shakespeare

In each episode, one star will explore an iconic work by William Shakespeare, revealing their personal connection to the work and how it has shaped them professionally. They embark on a journey to find out how their chosen play was written, as well as meeting actors, historians, and directors to understand how the plays have been performed and developed over time. They aim to find out where Shakespeare got his stories from and what makes these plays, now over 400 years old, universally acknowledged as great masterpieces of theatre.

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x06: Sir Trevor Nunn on The TempestDec 8, 2014
2x05: Jeremy Irons on Henry IV and Henry VDec 1, 2014
2x04: Sir Derek Jacobi on Richard IINov 24, 2014
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