The Play's The Thing


Episode Info

Young William Shakespeare (Laurie Davidson) arrives from a small town to the wild streets of 1589 London with little more than his dreams and a treacherous letter in the series premiere of this drama.


Laurie Davidson
as William Shakespeare
Olivia DeJonge
as Alice Burbage
Colm Meaney
as James Burbage
Mattias Inwood
as Richard Burbage
Jamie Campbell Bower
as Christopher Marlowe
Ewen Bremner
as Richard Topcliffe
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