You may watch below two preview clips of of King Lear, the upcoming BBC drama movie directed by Richard Eyre and starring Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, Emily Watson, Florence Pugh, Jim Broadbent, Andrew Scott, John Macmillan, Jim Carter, Christopher Eccleston, Tobias Menzies, Anthony Calf, and Karl Johnson:
King Lear – Cordelia loses her father’s favour
King Lear – Tell me my daughters
“An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.”
Do you prefer Anthony Hopkins as King Lear or as Odin, ruler of Asgard?
Release date: May 28, 2018.