The Hollow Crown : Season 1

Season #: 1, 2
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Universal acclaim - based on 7 Critics

User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 43 Ratings

Summary: Filmed on location, the adaptions of William Shakespeare's plays "Richard II," "Henry IV, Part 1," "Henry IV, Part 2," and "Henry V" features Ben Whishaw as Richard II, Rory Kinnear as the young Henry IV, Jeremy Irons as the older Henry IV, and Tom Hiddleston as Prince Hal/Henry V.

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Network: PBS , BBC Two
Genre(s): Drama, Action & Adventure
Seasons: 1, 2
Cast Credit
Patrick Stewart John Of Gaunt
Paul Freeman Thomas Erpingham
David Hayman Worcester
Anton Lesser Exeter
Robert Pugh Glendower
Paterson Joseph Duke Of York
Niamh Cusack Lady Northumberland
David Morrissey Earl Of Northumberland
Owen Teale Captain Fluellen
Alun Armstrong Northumberland
Harry Lloyd Mortimer
James Laurenson Westmoreland
Maxine Peake Doll Tearsheet
David Bamber Shallow
Lindsay Duncan Duchess Of York
James Purefoy Thomas Mowbray
Tom Georgeson Bardolph
David Bradley Gardener
Ben Whishaw King Richard
Jeremy Irons Henry IV
Joe Armstrong Hotspur
John Hurt The Chorus
Rory Kinnear Bolingbroke
Michelle Dockery Kate Percy
Julie Walters Mistress Quickly
Tom Hiddleston Prince Hal
Malcolm Sinclair Archbishop Of Canterbury
David Suchet Duke Of York
Richard Griffiths Duke Of Burgundy
Geoffrey Palmer Lord Chief Justice
Iain Glen Warwick
Simon Russell Beale Falstaff
Tom Hughes Duke Of Aumerle
Paul Ritter Pistol
David Dawson (I) Poins
Nicholas Jones Archbishop Of York
Clémence Poésy Queen Isabella
Geraldine Chaplin Alice
Mélanie Thierry Princess Katherine
Lambert Wilson Charles, King Of France