Richard II

United Kingdom, 1978

TV show
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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.

Credits

production company

BBC

Time-Life Films

producer

Cedric Messina

director
Duration

02:38:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1978

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

324496

Language

English

Subject categories

Adaptations

Literature → Literature

Literature → Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 - Film and video adaptations

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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