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King Lear (2018)

TV-14
TV Movie | 115 min | Drama, History

An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.
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Richard Eyre (adapted by) | William Shakespeare (based on a play by)
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Updated May 28, 2018

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Sep 28, 2018 (United States)

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Jim Broadbent
Earl of Gloucester Earl of Gloucester   See fewer
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Jim Carter
Earl of Kent Earl of Kent   See fewer
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Tobias Menzies
Duke of Cornwall Duke of Cornwall   See fewer
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Florence Pugh
Cordelia Cordelia   See fewer
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Emma Thompson
Goneril Goneril   See fewer
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Anthony Calf
Duke of Albany Duke of Albany   See fewer
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Simon Manyonda
Duke of Burgundy Duke of Burgundy   See fewer
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Chukwudi Iwuji
King of France King of France   See fewer
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Samuel Valentine
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Arinzé Kene
Lieutenant Lieutenant   See fewer
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John Standing
Butler Butler   See fewer
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Sharon Wattis
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Kaye Brown
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Raphael Desprez
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Peter Forbes
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Sam Redford
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Liam McKenna
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Paul Tinto
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Eric Kofi-Abrefa
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Nick Khan
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Matt Rentell
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Daria Riz
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Belal Sabir
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Karma Sood
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Shawn Dixon
Knight #1 (uncredited) Knight #1 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nick Feld
Knight (uncredited) Knight (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tuncay Gunes
King Lear's Soldier (uncredited) King Lear's Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tony Hood
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Raid Matwi
King Lear's Soldier (uncredited) King Lear's Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenny-Lee Mbanefo
King Lear's Knight (uncredited) King Lear's Knight (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ricky McCallam
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Catherine Monfils
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Seema Morar
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Steven Peace
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Samuel Pont
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Geoff Rolph
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Bernardo Santos
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Mark Shrimpton
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Vyvyan Smart
French Soldier (uncredited) French Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tudor Smith
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Nicki Vickery
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Sean White
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Tim Wildman
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Ryan Wiseman
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6.1 / 10 | 1,912 votes