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'King Lear' BBC2 9.30pm on Bank Holiday Monday

By May 25, 2018

The Shakespeare adaptation promises to be brilliant and we'll certainly be tuning in.  Produced by: Noëlette Buckley & Directed by Richard Eyre.  Congratulations to everyone involved and a special mention to SPA’s very own Simon Clark, Sound Recordist.

Who is in the cast? …

Lear – Anthony Hopkins

Goneril – Emma Thompson

Regan – Emily Watson

Earl of Gloucester – Jim Broadbent

Cordelia – Florence Pugh

Earl of Kent – Jim Carter

Edger – Andrew Scott

Edmund – John Macmillan

Duke of Cornwall – Tobias Menzies

Duke of Albany – Anthony Calf

Fool – Karl Johnson

Oswald – Christopher Eccleston