The Hollow Crown

The Hollow Crown (2012)

The Hollow Crown is a series of British television films featuring William Shakespeare's History Plays. The first Season is an adaptation of Shakespeare's second historical tetralogy, the Henriad: Richard II, Henry IV, Part I and Henry IV, Part II (treated as one film ... View more

Seasons: 2 seasons

Episodes: 7 episodes

Title The Hollow Crown

Original title The Hollow Crown

Release year 2012

Genres Drama, History

Duration 114 min.

Rating 5.5 of 9 votes

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Status Returning Series

Synopsis

The Hollow Crown is a series of British television films featuring William Shakespeare's History Plays. The first Season is an adaptation of Shakespeare's second historical tetralogy, the Henriad: Richard II, Henry IV, Part I and Henry IV, Part II (treated as one film in two parts in the series) and Henry V. The Second Season is subtitled "The Wars of the Roses" as a reference to its scope. It is based on Shakespeare's first tetralogy: Henry VI: Part I, Henry VI: Part II, Henry VI: Part III (treated as two films in the series) and Richard III.

ActorBenedict CumberbatchRichard III
ActorSophie OkonedoMargaret of Anjou
ActorTom SturridgeHenry VI
ActorHugh BonnevilleHumphrey Duke of Gloucester