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The Hollow Crown

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Synopsis: The Hollow Crown brings together four filmed adaptations of Shakespeare's History Plays - Richard II, Henry IV parts 1 and 2, and Henry V. Starting in the year 1399, this continuous story of monarchy follows events during sixteen years of dynastic and political power play. Kings, with their families and followers, are threatened by rebellion and conflict. The story takes us from the Royal Court at Westminster to battlefields in England and France. These rich films are woven with the finest of Shakespeare's poetry and are filmed in the architecture and landscape of the period.

Cast
Benedict Cumberbatch

Richard III

Sophie Okonedo

Margaret of Anjou

Hugh Bonneville

Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester

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Network: BBC Two
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Runtime: 120 min
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Season | 7 Episodes

No. of Episodes: 7 episodes
Years Active: N/A - N/A
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