Shakespeare Plays Available in Video Format
Scholars Online Educational Resources


All’s Well That Ends Well
Antony and Cleopatra
As You Like It
The Comedy of Errors
Henry IV, part 1
Henry IV, part 2
Henry V
Henry VI, part 1
Henry VI, part 2
Henry VI, part 3
Henry VIII
Julius Caesar
King John
King Lear
Love’s Labour’s Lost
Measure for Measure
The Merchant of Venice
The Merry Wives of Windsor
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Much Ado About Nothing
Richard II
Richard III
Romeo and Juliet
The Taming of the Shrew
The Tempest
Timon of Athens
Titus Andronicus
Troilus and Cressida
Twelfth Night
Two Gentlemen of Verona
The Winter’s Tale

Available versions

1916: Ernest C. Warde

1953: Andrew McCullough

1971: Peter Brook

1971: Grigori Kozintsev (Korol Lir)

1974: Edwin Sherin

1976: Tony Davenall

1982: Jonathan Miller

1982: Alan Cooke

1983: Michael Elliott

1998: Richard Eyre

1999: Brian Blessed

2008: Trevor Nunn

2015: Antoni Cimolino

2016: Gregory Doran, Robin Lough

2017: Nancy Meckler, Ian Russell

2018: Alexander Barnett

2018: Richard Eyre


1985: Ran

1987: King Lear

1997: A Thousand Acres

2000: The King is Alive

2002: King of Texas

Production drama

2003: Slings and Arrows (Season 3)


2015: Shakespeare Uncovered, Season 2, Episode 6

King Lear
2018: Richard Eyre

British Soldier: Mark Shrimpton (uncredited)

British Soldier: Sean White (uncredited)

Butler: John Standing

Cordelia: Florence Pugh

Doctor: Peter Forbes

Duke of Albany: Anthony Calf

Duke of Burgundy: Simon Manyonda

Duke of Cornwall: Tobias Menzies

Earl of Gloucester: Jim Broadbent

Earl of Kent: Jim Carter

Edgar: Andrew Scott

Edmund: John Macmillan

First Maid: Sharon Wattis

Fool: Karl Johnson

French Officer: Raphael Desprez

French Shopper: Catherine Monfils (uncredited)

French Soldier: Justified (uncredited)

French Soldier: Steven Peace (uncredited)

French Soldier: Tudor Smith (uncredited)

French Soldier: Vyvyan Smart (uncredited)

Goneril: Emma Thompson

King Lear's Knight: Kenny-Lee Mbanefo (uncredited)

King Lear's Soldier: Bernardo Santos (uncredited)

King of France: Chukwudi Iwuji

Knight: Nick Feld (uncredited)

Knight: Samuel Pont (uncredited)

Knight #1: Shawn Dixon (uncredited)

Lear: Anthony Hopkins

Lear's Armed Guard: Ethan Keaton (uncredited)

Lear's Gentleman: Samuel Valentine

Lieutenant: Arinzé Kene

Officer (Dover Castle): Eric Kofi-Abrefa

Oswald: Christopher Eccleston

Paratrooper: Ricky McCallam (uncredited)

Peasant: Gavin Lee Lewis (uncredited)

Refugee: Adrian Danila (uncredited)

Refugee: Daria Riz (uncredited)

Refugee: Nick Khan (uncredited)

Refugee: Sam Shoubber (uncredited)

Refugee: Seema Morar (uncredited)

Refugee Boy: Karma Sood (uncredited)

Regan: Emily Watson

Royal Marine: Glen Passingham (uncredited)

Second Maid: Kaye Brown

Sergeant Major: Liam McKenna

Soldier: Geoff Rolph (uncredited)

Soldier: Keith Bunnett (uncredited)

Soldier: Matt Rentell (uncredited)

Soldier: Nicholas Page Hayman (uncredited)

Soldier: Nick Donald (uncredited)

Soldier: Nicki Vickery (uncredited)

Soldier: Ryan Wiseman (uncredited)

Soldier: Tony Hood (uncredited)

Soldier: Paul Tinto

Young Captain: Sam Redford