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Hamlet is a 2009 television film adaptation of the Royal Shakespeare Company's 2008 award-winning modern-dress stage production of William Shakespeare's play of the same name, aired on BBC Two on 26 December 2009. It was broadcast by PBS in the United States on 28 April 2010.

It features the original stage cast of David Tennant in the title role of Prince Hamlet, Patrick Stewart as King Claudius and the ghost of Hamlet's father, Penny Downie as Queen Gertrude, Mariah Gale as Ophelia, Edward Bennett as Laertes, Oliver Ford Davies as Polonius, and Peter de Jersey as Horatio.

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  1. Patrick Stewart

    Patrick Stewart

    King Claudius

  2. Oliver Ford Davies

    Oliver Ford Davies

  3. Edward Bennett

  4. Penny Downie

    Penny Downie

  5. Mariah Gale

    Mariah Gale

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Status Returning Series

Network British Broadcasting Corporation

Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

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Homepage http://www.bbc.co.uk/hamlet/



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