BBC production of Henry VI Part III.
Part of the BBC Shakespeare Collection.

In 1978, the BBC set itself the task of filming all of William Shakespeare's plays for television. The resulting productions, renowned for their loyalty to the text, utilised the best theatrical and television directors and brought highly praised performances from leading contemporary actors.

Directed by Jane Howell
Peter Benson as Henry VI
Gerald Blackmore as Warwick's Messenger
Michael Byrne as the Marquess of Montague/Father than Killed his Son
Paul Chapman as Earl Rivers
Ron Cook as Richard, Duke of Gloucester
Rowena Cooper as Lady Elizabeth Grey
David Daker as Lord Hastings
Mathew David as the Earl of Rutland
Brian Deacon as Earl of Oxford
Julia Foster as Queen Margaret
Tim Fuke as the Earl of Richmond
Alex Guard as the Marquess of Dorset/Son that Killed his Father
Bernard Hill as the Duke of York
Paul Jesson as George, Duke of Clarence
Merelina Kendall as Lady Bona
Brian Protheroe as Edward IV
Nick Reding as Edward, Prince of Wales
Mark Wing-Davey as the Earl of Warwick

Certificate PG
Running Time 210 mins
Region 2
Main Language English
Subtitles English
Release Date N/A

Number of Discs 1

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