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TMDB Rating 7.2
IMDB Rating 7.2

Series Details

Seasons: 3

Total Episodes: 18

Creators: Ben Elton

Networks: BBC Two

Status: Returning Series

First Air Date: May 9, 2016

Recent Air Date: Oct 3, 2018

Run Time: m

In Production: Yes

Original Language: English

Age Rating: NR

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Synopsis

It's 1592 and Will Shakespeare is at the beginning of his career. His early work is looked down on by the literary establishment, and he's not taken seriously at home. Follow the Bard's fictional early life and the rather surprising stories about where his best ideas came from.


Main Cast

David Mitchell

David Mitchell

Will Shakespeare

Age : 47 | Popularity : 6%

Harry Enfield

Harry Enfield

John Shakespeare

Age : 61 | Popularity : 12%

Paula Wilcox

Paula Wilcox

Mary Arden

Age : 72 | Popularity : 11%

Liza Tarbuck

Liza Tarbuck

Anne Hathaway

Age : 57 | Popularity : 4%

Helen Monks

Helen Monks

Susannah

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Gemma Whelan

Gemma Whelan

Kate

Age : 41 | Popularity : 12%

Mark Heap

Mark Heap

Sir Robert Greene

Age : 65 | Popularity : 9%

Steve Speirs

Steve Speirs

Burbage

Age : 57 | Popularity : 7%


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Crew

Department Role Name
Writing Writer
Ben Elton
Ben Elton
Directing Director
Ben Kellett
Ben Kellett
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