The Hollow Crown: Seasons 1 & 2
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22 March 2023
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All star cast adaptation of Shakespeare’s second historical tetralogy and The Wars of the Roses.
The Hollow Crown: Season One
These stunning adaptations tell the story of three kings, Richard II, Henry IV and Henry V and their epic battle for survival. Shakespeare’s epic yet intimate plays are filmed in the visually breathtaking landscape and architecture of the period. Starring Ben Whishaw, Tom Hiddleston and Jeremy Irons, these rich films feature some of Shakespeare’s most memorable and powerful language. Guest stars include Patrick Stewart, John Hurt and Julie Walters. Directed and Produced by Sam Mendes (American Beauty, Road to Perdition, Sky Fall).
The Hollow Crown: Season Two – The Wars of the Roses
These three screen adaptations, Henry VI in two parts and Richard III, tell the story of ‘The Wars of the Roses’, an exceptionally turbulent period in British history. Shakespeare’s plays are filmed in the visually breathtaking landscape and architecture of the period. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Hugh Bonneville, Judi Dench, Michael Gambon, Sally Hawkins, Sophie Okonedo & Tom Sturridge, these exhilarating and emotionally charged films feature some of Shakespeare’s most eloquent and powerful language.
- The Making of Richard II, Henry IV parts 1 & 2, Henry V – featuring exclusive interviews with cast and crew
- The Making of a King – an exclusive featurette looking at this landmark Shakespearean series
- The Making of The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses
- Deleted Scenes