Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028 Map
Sat, Jun 21, 2014
7:30pm

SHAKESPEARE AT 450
Actor James Frain In Person!
RICHARD II
Presented by the American Cinematheque and British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles

Program begins with a Shakespearean clip reel.

Discussion following the screening with actor James Frain, moderated by BAFTA LA’s Sandro Monetti. James Frain has acted on stage with the Royal Shakespeare Company, appeared in the Shakespeare film TITUS alongside Anthony Hopkins, had the title role in BBC TV movie MACBETH ON THE ESTATE, and is a huge Shakespeare fan. Recently he has been best known for TV roles in "True Blood," "24," "Grimm" and "The White Queen."
RICHARD II (2012)
2012, BBC, 140 min, UK, Dir: Rupert Goold

Produced for the BBC as part of its series of Shakespeare’s history plays dubbed “The Hollow Crown,” this engrossing drama stars Ben Whishaw in a BAFTA Award-winning turn as the 14th century British monarch, whose reign ended at the hands of Henry Bolingbroke (Rory Kinnear) - who then became King Henry IV. Patrick Stewart costars as Henry’s father, John of Gaunt.


Unfortunately singer Summer Watson is unable to attend as previously announced.
Egyptian Theatre • Sat, Jun 21, 2014 • 7:30pm

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