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The Hollow Crown: The War of the Roses DVD

Following the original, BAFTA-winning ‘The Hollow Crown’ series in 2012, The Hollow Crown: The War of the Roses returns featuring a stellar on-screen ensemble cast that includes Benedict Cumberbatch, Judi Dench and Keeley Hawes. Directed by Dominic Cooke (former artistic director of the Royal Court), this four- part series focuses on Shakespeare’s history plays; Henry VI (in three parts) and Richard III. The Hollow Crown: The War of the Roses is released on Blu-Ray and DVD on 20th June 2016 from Universal Pictures (UK).

In the Henry VI’s episodes, some of Shakespeare’s most recognizable scenes and characters are played out by a truly stunning British cast, including Queen Margaret (Sophie Okonedo), Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester (Hugh Bonneville) , Eleanor, Duchess of Gloucester (Sally Hawkins),  Henry VI (Tom Sturridge), Plantagenet (Adrian Dunbar), Vernon (Stuart McQuarrie), Edward IV (Geoffery Streatfeild), Young Cecily (Lucy Robinson), The Bishop of Winchester (Samuel West), Warwick (Stanley Townsend), Mortimer (Michael Gambon), Exeter (Anton Lesser), Somerset (Ben Miles), Suffolk (Jason Watkins) and Talbot (Philip Glenister).

The final episode of this Hollow Crown series is Richard III, which depicts the rise and subsequent quick fall of Richard III (Benedict Cumberbatch) in power. This episode features a similarly star studded cast of The Duchess of York (Judi Dench), Queen Margaret (Sophie Okonedo), Queen Elizabeth (Keeley Hawes), Edward IV (Geoffery Streatfeild), George (Sam Troughton), Buckinham (Ben Daniels), Hastings (James Fleet) and Anne (Phoebe Fox).

The Hollow Crown: The War of the Roses is this spring’s must-watch for any fans of high quality drama, history or Shakespeare.  Be sure to pick up this series of rich and multi-layered stories of power, sabotage, love and loss on Blu-Ray and DVD on 20th June 2016 from Universal Pictures (UK).

Competition closing date

Sunday, 10 July 2016 - 11:59pm

Competition prize

To win 1 of 5 copies of The Hollow Crown: The War of the Roses DVD; simply answer the question below:-

Winners

Alan Thistlewaite, Ann Tily, David Teague, William Stokes and Christine Temlett

This competition is now closed. Congratulations to all our winners!

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