Much Ado About Nothing (1967)

Much Ado About Nothing

Part 1 of a televised adaptation of the play based on a National Theatre stage production by Franco Zeffirelli, starring real-life couple Maggie Smith and Robert Stephens as Beatrice and Benedick. This production appears to be the earliest British television broadcast of the whole play.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Plays
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Duration: 1'12'28''
  • Broadcast date: 1967

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

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