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Bill (I) (2015)

PG
94 min | Comedy, Family, History

What really happened during Shakespeare's 'Lost Years'? Hopeless lute player Bill Shakespeare leaves his home to follow his dream.
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Updated Aug 21, 2015

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Sep 18, 2015 (United Kingdom)

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Mathew Baynton
William 'Bill' Shakespeare / Lord Burghley / English Messenger / Customs Official William 'Bill' Shakespeare / Lord Burghley / English Messenger / Customs Official   See fewer
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Simon Farnaby
Earl of Croydon / Juan Domingo / Sausage / Dmitri Alexandrovitch / Fur Seller Earl of Croydon / Juan Domingo / Sausage / Dmitri Alexandrovitch / Fur Seller   See fewer
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Martha Howe-Douglas
Anne Hathaway / Molly / Spanish Courtier / Body Collector Anne Hathaway / Molly / Spanish Courtier / Body Collector   See fewer
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Jim Howick
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Laurence Rickard
Sir Francis Walsingham / Lope Lopez / Stand-Up Jester / Chatty Guard / Slightly Late Courtier / … See more Sir Francis Walsingham / Lope Lopez / Stand-Up Jester / Chatty Guard / Slightly Late Courtier / Ian / Hanging Criminal / Chicken Drumstick   See fewer
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Ben Willbond
King Phillip II of Spain / Earl of Southampton / Grubby Thief / Alexander Dimitrievitch / Head of Guards King Phillip II of Spain / Earl of Southampton / Grubby Thief / Alexander Dimitrievitch / Head of Guards   See fewer
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Helen McCrory
Queen Elizabeth I Queen Elizabeth I   See fewer
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Damian Lewis
Sir Richard Hawkins Sir Richard Hawkins   See fewer
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Ramon Ramon   See fewer
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Rufus Jones
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Justin Edwards
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George Hewer
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Richard Glover
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Jack Philips
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George Sawyer
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Darren Edge
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William Bale
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6.5 / 10 | 1,499 votes