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Petruchio (Character)
from The Taming of the Shrew (1967)

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The Taming of the Shrew -- Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton sparkle and amuse in Shakespeare's fiercely funny battle of thesexes.

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Alternate Names:
'Petruchio' / Don Beltrn de Lara / Fred Graham 'Petruchio' / Patrick Verona / Pertrucio / Petrucchio / Petruccio / Petruchio in Taming of the Shrew

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  1. Shakespeares letzte Runde (2016) (TV) Played by René Ifrah
  2. The Taming of the Shrew (2016) Played by Ben Carlson
  3. Shrew'd: A Snippet of William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew (2014) Played by Robert Dukes
  4. The Taming of the Shrew at Shakespeare's Globe (2013) Played by Simon Paisley Day
  5. Evan King: Seduction of the Shrew (2010) Played by Evan King
  6. "10 Things I Hate About You"
        - Ain't No Mountain High Enough (2010) TV episode, Played by Ethan Peck (as Patrick Verona)
        - Revolution (2010) TV episode, Played by Ethan Peck (as Patrick Verona)
        - Changes (2010) TV episode, Played by Ethan Peck (as Patrick Verona)
        - Just One Kiss (2010) TV episode, Played by Ethan Peck (as Patrick Verona)
        - Too Much Information (2010) TV episode, Played by Ethan Peck (as Patrick Verona)
          (15 more)

  7. "ShakespeaRe-Told"
        - The Taming of the Shrew (2005) TV episode, Played by Rufus Sewell
  8. Kate: The Taming of the Shrew (2004) Played by Neri Marcorè (as Petrucchio)
    ... aka "Kate - La bisbetica domata" - Italy (original title)
  9. "From Bard to Verse"
        - Episode #1.4 (2004) TV episode, Played by Catherine Tate
        - Episode #1.3 (2004) TV episode, Played by Catherine Tate
        - Episode #1.2 (2004) TV episode, Played by Catherine Tate
  10. Shakespeare's Dilemma (2003) Played by Ralph Boyles
  11. The Shrew in the Park (2003) (TV) Played by Glen McDonald
  12. "Great Performances"
        - Kiss Me Kate (2003) TV episode, Played by Brent Barrett
  13. Uta Hagen's Acting Class (2001) (V) Played by Robert Gant (as Petruchio in Taming of the Shrew)

  14. 10 Things I Hate About You (1999) Played by Heath Ledger (as Patrick Verona)
  15. "Shakespeare: The Animated Tales"
        - The Taming of the Shrew (1994) TV episode, Played by Nigel Le Vaillant
  16. De getemde feeks (1991) (TV) Played by Wim Danckaert (as Petrucchio)

  17. The Taming of the Shrew (1988) (TV) Played by Colm Feore
  18. "Moonlighting"
        - Atomic Shakespeare (1986) TV episode, Played by Bruce Willis (as Pertrucio)
  19. The Taming of the Shrew (1983) (V) Played by Franklyn Seales
  20. The Taming of the Shrew (1982) (TV) Played by Len Cariou
  21. Kiss Me, Petruchio (1981) (TV) Played by Raul Julia
  22. The Taming of the Shrew (1980) (TV) Played by John Cleese

  23. "Estudio 1"
        - La fierecilla domada (1979) TV episode, Played by Carlos Ballesteros
  24. "The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People"
        - Henry Winkler Meets William Shakespeare (1977) TV episode, Played by Kevin Kline
  25. The Taming of the Shrew (1976) (TV) Played by Marc Singer
  26. The Taming of the Shrew (1975) (TV) Played by Rik Andries
    ... aka "De getemde feeks" - Belgium (original title)
  27. The Taming of the Shrew (1973) (TV) Played by John Bell
  28. Der Widerspenstigen Zähmung (1971/II) (TV) Played by Richard Cragun (as Petrucchio)
  29. Der Widerspenstigen Zähmung (1971/I) (TV) Played by Klaus Maria Brandauer (as Petrucchio)

  30. Kiss Me Kate (1968) (TV) Played by Robert Goulet (as 'Petruchio')
  31. The Taming of the Shrew (1967) Played by Richard Burton
    ... aka "William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew" - UK (complete title), USA (complete title)
  32. La mégère apprivoisée (1964) (TV) Played by Bernard Noël (as Petrucchio)
  33. Der Widerspenstigen Zähmung (1962) (TV) Played by Hans Dieter Zeidler (as Petrucchio)
  34. The Taming of the Shrew (1962) (TV) Played by Ron Haddrick
  35. Ukroshchenie stroptivoy (1961) (TV) Played by Andrei Popov
    ... aka "The Taming of the Shrew" - International (English title) (informal title)

  36. Der widerspenstigen Zähmung (1958) (TV) Played by Günter Pfitzmann
  37. The Taming of the Shrew (1956) (TV) Played by Maurice Evans
    ... aka "Hallmark Hall of Fame: The Taming of the Shrew (#5.6)" - USA (anthology series)
  38. The Tamer Tamed (1956) (TV) Played by Robert Urquhart
  39. La fierecilla domada (1956) Played by Alberto Closas (as Don Beltrn de Lara)
  40. "NBC Television Opera Theatre"
        - Scenes from 'The Taming of the Shrew' (1954) TV episode, Played by John Raitt
  41. Kiss Me Kate (1953) Played by Howard Keel (as Fred Graham 'Petruchio')
  42. "BBC Sunday-Night Theatre"
        - The Taming of the Shrew/II (1952) TV episode, Played by Stanley Baker
        - The Taming of the Shrew (1952) TV episode, Played by Stanley Baker
  43. "Mr. I. Magination"
        - The Taming of the Shrew (1950) TV episode, Played by Donny Harris
  44. "Studio One in Hollywood"
    ... aka "Studio One" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Studio One Summer Theatre" - USA (summer title)
    ... aka "Summer Theatre" - USA (summer title)
    ... aka "Westinghouse Studio One" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Westinghouse Summer Theatre" - USA (summer title)
        - The Taming of the Shrew (1950) TV episode, Played by Charlton Heston

  45. La bisbetica domata (1942) Played by Amedeo Nazzari (as Petruccio)

  46. Katharine and Petruchio (1939) (TV) Played by Austin Trevor
  47. The Immortal Gentleman (1935) Played by Laidman Browne
  48. Elstree Calling (1930) Played by Donald Calthrop (as Petruchio in Taming of the Shrew)
    ... aka "Hello Everybody" - USA (short version)

  49. The Taming of the Shrew (1929) Played by Douglas Fairbanks
  50. The Taming of the Shrew (1923) Played by Lauderdale Maitland

  51. The Taming of the Shrew (1915) Played by Arthur Backner
  52. La bisbetica domata (1913) Played by Eleuterio Rodolfi
  53. The Taming of the Shrew (1911) Played by Frank R. Benson

  54. The Taming of the Shrew (1908) Played by Arthur V. Johnson

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