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King Lear

  • Aired: 03/27/2009
  • 02:36:03
  • Expires: 01/24/2016
  • Rating: TV-PG
2009 Emmy Nominee Ian McKellen recreates his recent stage performance of the tragic monarch in a special television adaptation. Directed by Trevor Nunn, the telecast includes nearly all the original cast members of the sold-out Royal Shakespeare Company production that premiered in Stratford-Upon-Avon in April 2007.
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Emmy Nominee, Sir Ian McKellen recreates his RSC stage performance of the tragic monarch.
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