Hugh Bonneville and Benedict Cumberbatch to star in Shakespeare adaptations

Hugh Bonneville will be teaming up with Judi Dench and Benedict Cumberbatch in the BBC's adaptation of a trilogy of Shakespeare history plays.

Hugh will play the Duke of Gloucester in the first of two Henry VI instalments whilst Benedict will appear as Richard III in the third part of the Wars of the Roses Hollow Crown adaptions. Judi will play the part of Cecily, Duchess of York in the same production with Benedict.

- Hugh Bonneville
- Judi Dench
- Benedict Cumberbatch

Written by: Ben Drummond
Aug 21st, 2014, 8:47 am

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