Hamlet

Martin Freeman reviews Benedict's 'Hamlet'

We’ve heard from the critics and we’ve heard from the fans, but one voice we hadn’t heard from in the big “is Benedict Cumberbatch’s Hamlet any good?” hoo-hah is that of his co-star Martin …

Benedict Cumberbatch's 'Hamlet' Reviews

It’s not common theatrical practice for reviews to be posted a new production after just one performance. Most shows need a little bedding in, so directors can see what works in front of an audience and what doesn’t, and …

9 TV Characters Who Owe It All to Shakespeare

Forgive the hyperbole, gentle reader. The stories upon which William Shakespeare based the plays that have so inspired these TV shows are older than he is, and as there’s still some debate as to whether one man actually wrote all …

Cumberbatch’s 'Hamlet' to Hit Cinemas

If you’ve been crying yourself to sleep over missing out on Benedict Cumberbatch’s performance of Hamlet in London this coming summer, please don’t fret, because there’s a chance to catch a screening of the production.