Anonymous – Art is political
Edward de Vere (Rhys Ifans) orders Ben Jonson (Sebastian Armesto) to stage one of his plays as his own.
Anonymous – Perfect role
William Shakespeare (Rafe Spall) really just wants to act.
The film follows the involvement of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford (Rhys Ifans) as the true author of the works of William Shakespeare (Rafe Spall).