Richard II

United Kingdom, 1978

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A BBC production of Shakespeare’s “King Richard the Second” featuring Derek Jacobi as Richard the Second, Sir John Gielgud as Richard of Gaut and Wendy Hiller as the Duchess of York. One of thirty-seven plays by Shakespeare to be presented by the BBC over a six year period.

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Cedric Messina

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Time-Life Films


David Giles



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