From Hamlet, Prince of Denmark and Romeo and Juliet to A Midsummer Night’s Dream and The Taming of the Shrew – Shakespeare’s plays speak as much to the present as they related to the Bard’s time.
On May 26th, Britbox will bring the full BBC Television Shakespeare Collection to North America – thirty-six of the greatest plays ever written – featuring some of the biggest stars of British stage and screen: Dame Helen Mirren, Derek Jacobi, John Cleese, Alan Rickman, and more.
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Britbox, the streaming site with the biggest collection of British TV in North America, has acquired the rights to the most comprehensive collection of Agatha Christie adaptations – from the multiple takes on Miss Marple to both David Suchet’s and Peter Ustinov’s Poirot – on the continent.
In all, nearly 200 million minutes of Agatha Christie have their home on Britbox!
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The BBC’s drama series The Syndicate is returning for a fourth series/season – with an all-new setting cast of characters
When the owners of Woodvale Kennels announce they are selling the business to a larger company, the staff are devastated to realise they may well be out of a job. Time to check those lottery tickets…
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BAFTA Los Angeles has announced its host, presenters and newly redesigned awards for the 2019 Britannia Awards – to be held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Friday, October 25th and streamed live to Canada and the U.S. by Britbox.
Presenters include Vin Diesel, Donald Glover, Lupita Nyong’o, John C. Reilly and Kerry Washington – and the show will be hosted by British comedian James Veitch.
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