Imagine… | Being Hamlet


Alan Yentob follows Welsh actor Wayne Cater and three other Hamlet hopefuls as they prepare for a Shakespeare role that has become a rite of passage for all who have taken it on. With advice and support from ex-Hamlets Ralph Fiennes, Derek Jacobi, David Warner, Jonathan Pryce and Simon Russell Beale.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Factual, Plays
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Duration: 51'31''
  • Broadcast date: 2006

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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