THE HOLLOW CROWN (2012, BBC, 1 Season) is a series of British television films featuring William Shakespeare's History Plays. The first cycle is a brilliant adaptation of Shakespeare's second historical tetralogy, the Henriad: Richard II, Henry IV, Part I and Henry IV, Part II (treated as one film in two parts in the series) and Henry V. It starred Ben Whishaw, Jeremy Irons and Tom Hiddleston.
"For God's sake, let us sit upon the ground / And tell sad stories of the death of kings." The Hollow Crown: Richard II, with Ben Whishaw. His BAFTA, awarded for good reason.
Ben Whishaw as Richard II in BBC series 2012, The Hollow Crown
The Hollow Crown – Henry V (Part I&II)
The Hollow Crown - War of the Roses
Lady Percy (aka the Long Suffering Mrs. Hotspur) in The Hollow Crown (Michelle Dockery).
This adaptation of four of Shakespeare's most iconic plays (Richard II, Henry IV…
Tom Hiddleston as King Henry V in The Hollow Crown - Henry IV (2012).
Tom Hiddleston in Henry IV
Jeremy Irons as Henry IV in 'The Hollow Crown' -- Costume Designer: Annie Symons