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Polonius (Character)
from Hamlet (1996)

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Polonius is the Lord Chamberlain of Denmark in Shakespeare's "Hamlet"... See more »
Alternate Names:
Lauri Polonius / Pervez Lone / Poloni / Polonia / Polonije / Polonius #2 / Polonius in 'Hamlet' / Polonius in Warsaw / Polnio


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  1. Hamlet (2015/II) Played by Mike Jones

  2. Hamlet, Son of a Kingpin (2015) Played by Richard Lear
  3. Haider (2014) Played by Lalit Parimoo (as Pervez Lone)
  4. "Hamlet: The Series"
        - Poison in Jest (2014) TV episode, Played by John McDonnell
        - Cruel Only to Be Kind (2014) TV episode, Played by John McDonnell
        - Indirections Find Directions Out (2014) TV episode, Played by John McDonnell
        - He That Knows (2014) TV episode, Played by John McDonnell
  5. Hamlet A.D.D. (2014) Played by Xav Leplae
  6. Fan de Shakespeare (2013) Played by Sébastien Delpy
  7. Finding Hamlet (2013) Played by Elliot Angel
  8. Three Days of Hamlet (2012) Played by Richard Chamberlain
    ... aka "Three Days" - USA (original title)
  9. Hamlet (2011) Played by Duncan Fraser
  10. "The Metropolitan Opera HD Live"
    ... aka "Great Performances at the Met" - USA (alternative title)
        - Thomas: Hamlet (2010) TV episode, Played by Maxim Mikhailov
  11. This Is Hamlet (2010) (V) Played by Howard Swain

  12. Hamlet (2009) (TV) Played by Oliver Ford Davies
  13. Kitchen Hamlet (2009) Played by Geoffrey Nelson
  14. Hamlet (2009) Played by David Nathan Schwartz
  15. Hamlet the Vampire Slayer (2008) Played by Steve Lucero
  16. Hamlet (2007/I) Played by Chad Brummett
  17. Hamlet (2007/II) Played by Lydia Piechowiak (as Polonia)
  18. The Tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmark (2007) Played by Brian Lipson
  19. To Be or Not to Be 1244 (2005) Played by Sokol Cahani
  20. Hamlet (2005/II) Played by Dominic Stewart
  21. The Secret Parts of Fortune (2005) Played by David Alan Smith
  22. Hamlet (2005) (V) Played by Paul Toolan
  23. Dogg's Hamlet, Cahoot's Macbeth (2005) Played by Kenneth Schmidt
  24. Hamlet, Ambroise Thomas (2004) (V) Played by Celestino Varela
  25. Hamlet (2004) (TV) Played by Zbigniew Zapasiewicz
  26. "Slings and Arrows"
        - Playing the Swan (2003) TV episode, Played by Damir Andrei
        - Mirror up to Nature (2003) TV episode, Played by Damir Andrei
  27. Hamlet_X (2003) Played by Burghart Klaußner / Klaus Mertens (as Polonius #2) / Thomas Thieme (as Polonius #2)
  28. Hamlet (2003) (V) Played by David Powell-Davies
  29. Yorick (2002) Played by Robert Graham
  30. The Tragedy of Hamlet (2002) (TV) Played by Bruce Myers
  31. Hamlet (2000/II) (TV) Played by Roscoe Lee Browne
  32. Hamlet (2000) Played by Bill Murray
  33. Hamlet (2000/I) (TV) Played by Laurent Alvaro

  34. Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1997) Played by Don Arrup
  35. Hamlet: A Critical Guide (1997) (V) Played by John Corvin
  36. Hamlet (1996) Played by Richard Briers
    ... aka "William Shakespeare's Hamlet" - USA (complete title)
  37. "A Taste of Shakespeare"
        - Hamlet (1995) TV episode, Played by Brian Tree
  38. Green Eggs and Hamlet (1995) Played by Robert A. Knop Jr.
  39. The Fifteen Minute Hamlet (1995) Played by Ernest Perry Jr.
  40. Hamlet (1994) (TV) Played by Horst Langpap
  41. Last Action Hero (1993) Played by Apollo Dukakis
  42. "Shakespeare: The Animated Tales"
        - Hamlet (1992) TV episode, Played by John Warner
  43. Hamlet (1992/I) (TV) Played by Oiva Lohtander
  44. Hamlet (1990) Played by Ian Holm
  45. Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1990) Played by Ian Richardson
  46. Hamlet (1990) (TV) Played by Bernard Ballet
  47. Discovering Hamlet (1990) (TV) Played by Edward Jewesbury
  48. "Great Performances"
        - Hamlet (1990) TV episode, Played by Josef Sommer

  49. Hamlet Goes Business (1987) Played by Esko Nikkari / Kari Väänänen (as Lauri Polonius)
    ... aka "Hamlet liikemaailmassa" - Finland (original title)
  50. Hamlet (1985) (TV) Played by Jari Pehkonen
  51. "Hamlet-dokumentti"
        - I (1985) TV episode, Played by Jari Pehkonen
  52. Den tragiska historien om Hamlet - Prins av Danmark (1985) (TV) Played by Sven Lindberg
  53. Hamlet (1983) (TV) Played by Gyula Benkö
  54. Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1980) (TV) Played by Eric Porter
    ... aka "The Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Hamlet, Prince of Denmark" - USA (video title)

  55. Hamlet (1979) (TV) Played by Jean-Paul Muel
  56. "Lletres catalanes"
        - Hamlet, príncep de Dinamarca (1979) TV episode, Played by Rafael Anglada (as Poloni)
  57. Hamlet (1976) Played by Quentin Crisp
  58. One Hamlet Less (1973) Played by Giuseppe Tuminelli
    ... aka "Un Amleto di meno" - Italy (original title)
  59. Hamlet (1973) Played by Stephen Bush
  60. Der nackte Hamlet (1972) (TV) Played by Hannes Schütz
  61. "ITV Saturday Night Theatre"
        - Hamlet (1970) TV episode, Played by Michael Redgrave
  62. Hamlet (1970/II) (TV) Played by Olavi Ahonen
  63. A Herança (1970) Played by Américo Taricano (as Polnio)

  64. Hamlet (1969) Played by Mark Dignam
    ... aka "Shakespeare's Hamlet" - USA (complete title)
  65. "Sedam Hamleta"
        - Episode #1.4 (1967) TV episode, Played by Slavko Simic (as Polonije)
  66. Hamlet (1964/I) Played by Hume Cronyn
    ... aka "Richard Burton's Hamlet" - USA (DVD title)
  67. Hamlet (1964) Played by Yuri Tolubeyev
    ... aka "Gamlet" - Soviet Union (original title)
  68. Hamlet at Elsinore (1964) (TV) Played by Alec Clunes
    ... aka "Hamlet" - International (English title) (informal title)
  69. Hamlet (1964) (TV) Played by Juan Carlos Gené
  70. Hamlet (1964/II) Played by Staats Cotsworth
  71. Hamlet (1964) Played by Ernest Abbeyquaye
    ... aka "Hamile" - Ghana (original title)
  72. "Hamlet"
        - Hamlet: Part 3 (1961) TV episode, Played by Michael Aldridge
        - Hamlet: Part 2 (1961) TV episode, Played by Michael Aldridge
        - Hamlet: Part 1 (1961) TV episode, Played by Michael Aldridge
        - The Dread Command: The Readiness Is All (1961) TV episode, Played by Clive Morton
        - The Dread Command: The Play's the Thing (1961) TV episode, Played by Clive Morton
          (3 more)
  73. Hamlet (1960) (TV) Played by Franz Schafheitlin
    ... aka "Hamlet, Prinz von Dänemark" - West Germany (original title)

  74. Hamlet (1959) (TV) Played by Geoffrey King
  75. "The DuPont Show of the Month"
        - Hamlet (1959) TV episode, Played by Joseph O'Conor
  76. "The Vise"
    ... aka "Detective's Diary" - USA (rerun title)
    ... aka "The Vise: Mark Saber" - USA (third and fourth season title)
        - Cheating Cheaters (1958) TV episode, Played by Bernard Bresslaw
  77. "ITV Play of the Week"
        - Hamlet (1956) TV episode, Played by Ernest Thesiger
  78. Hamlet (1955) (TV) Played by Gösta Cederlund
  79. "Scope"
        - Hamlet (1955) TV episode, Played by Robert Christie
  80. Prince of Players (1955) Played by Percival Vivian (as Polonius in 'Hamlet')
  81. "TV de Vanguarda"
        - Hamlet (1953) TV episode, Played by David Neto
  82. Hamlet (1953) (TV) Played by Barry Jones

  83. Hamlet (1948) Played by Felix Aylmer
  84. Hamlet (1947) (TV) Played by Arthur Wontner
  85. To Be or Not to Be (1942) Played by Olaf Hytten (as Polonius in Warsaw)

  86. Hamlet (1921) Played by Hans Junkermann

  87. Hamlet (1913) Played by J.H. Barnes
Archive Footage:
  1. "Shakespeare Uncovered"
        - Hamlet (2012) TV episode, Played by Felix Aylmer

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From Hamlet (1996)
Polonius: My lord I will take my leave of you.
Hamlet: You cannot sir, take from me anything I would more willingly part withal. Except my life. Except my life
[grins crazily]
Hamlet: Except my life.
Polonius: Fare you well, my lord.
Hamlet: [to himself, quite sane] These tedious old fools.
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