Twelfth Night Or What You Will.

Twelfth Night Or What You Will

1996 British comedy film based on Shakespeare's story. Stars Steven Mackintosh, Imogen Stubbs, Helena Bonham Carter, Richard E. Grant, Nigel Hawthorne and others.

Twelfth Night Or What You Will

William Shakespeare's seasonal comedy

Genre
Film
Released
1996
Starring
Steven Mackintosh, Imogen Stubbs, Helena Bonham Carter, Richard E. Grant, Nigel Hawthorne, Ben Kingsley, Mel Smith, Imelda Staunton and others
Writers
William Shakespeare and Trevor Nunn
Director
Trevor Nunn

William Shakespeare's seasonal comedy about a shipwreck that separates identical twins Sebastian and Viola. Fearing for her safety, Viola changes her name and disguises herself as her brother when she approaches the court of Illyria, where she finds employment as a go-between in the Count's courtship of a Countess, both of whom become increasingly obsessed with the 'boy' Cesario.

Production Details

Release date
1996
Production companies
Also known as
  • Twelfth Night
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

Last repeat
Sunday 23rd December 2018 at 1:10pm on BBC2

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