Production: BBC teleplay Director: Rodney Bennett Scriptwriter: William Shakespeare Cast: Derek Jacobi (Hamlet), Claire Bloom (Gertrude),
Patrick Stewart (Claudius), Eric Porter (Polonius), Lalla Ward (Ophelia), David Robb (Laertes), Patrick Allen (Ghost of Hamlet's Father)
Robert Swann .... Horatio
Film Role: Claudius (supporting)
Synopsis: Outstanding film version of Shakespeare's play about Hamlet, the young prince of Denmark who is commanded to avenge his father's murder.