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Polonius (Character)
from Hamlet (1996)

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Overview

Biography:
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

Filmography

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  1. National Theatre Live: Hamlet (2015) Played by Jim Norton
  2. "The Real Housewives of Shakespeare"
        - Episode #1.6 (????) TV episode, Played by Jono Eiland
        - Episode #1.1 (????) TV episode, Played by Jono Eiland
        - Episode #1.8 (????) TV episode, Played by Jono Eiland
        - Episode #1.7 (????) TV episode, Played by Jono Eiland
  3. Hamlet (2015/III) Played by Andrew Calverley
  4. Hamlet (2015/II) Played by Mike Jones

  5. Hamlet (2015/I) Played by Gillian Bevan (as Polonia)
  6. Hamlet, Son of a Kingpin (2015) Played by Richard Lear
  7. Haider (2014) Played by Lalit Parimoo (as Pervez Lone)
  8. "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
  9. Hamlet A.D.D. (2014) Played by Xav Leplae
  10. To Be or Not to Be (2014) Played by Mark Rimer
  11. Fan de Shakespeare (2013) Played by Sébastien Delpy
  12. Finding Hamlet (2013) Played by Elliot Angel
  13. Three Days of Hamlet (2012) Played by Richard Chamberlain
    ... aka "Three Days" - USA (original title)
  14. Hamlet (2011) Played by Duncan Fraser
  15. National Theatre Live: Hamlet (2010) Played by David Calder
  16. "The Metropolitan Opera HD Live"
    ... aka "Great Performances at the Met" - USA (alternative title)
        - Thomas: Hamlet (2010) TV episode, Played by Maxim Mikhailov
  17. This Is Hamlet (2010) (V) Played by Howard Swain

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

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

  55. Hamlet Goes Business (1987) Played by Esko Nikkari / Kari Väänänen (as Lauri Polonius)
    ... aka "Hamlet liikemaailmassa" - Finland (original title)
  56. Hamlet (1985) (TV) Played by Jari Pehkonen
  57. "Hamlet-dokumentti"
        - I (1985) TV episode, Played by Jari Pehkonen
  58. Den tragiska historien om Hamlet - Prins av Danmark (1985) (TV) Played by Sven Lindberg
  59. Hamlet (1983) (TV) Played by Gyula Benkö
  60. 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)

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

  70. Hamlet (1969) Played by Mark Dignam
    ... aka "Shakespeare's Hamlet" - USA (complete title)
  71. "Sedam Hamleta"
        - Episode #1.4 (1967) TV episode, Played by Slavko Simic (as Polonije)
  72. Hamlet (1964/I) Played by Hume Cronyn
    ... aka "Richard Burton's Hamlet" - USA (DVD title)
  73. Hamlet (1964) Played by Yuri Tolubeyev
    ... aka "Gamlet" - Soviet Union (original title)
  74. Hamlet at Elsinore (1964) (TV) Played by Alec Clunes
    ... aka "Hamlet" - International (English title) (informal title)
  75. Hamlet (1964) (TV) Played by Juan Carlos Gené
  76. Hamlet (1964/II) Played by Staats Cotsworth
  77. Hamlet (1964) Played by Ernest Abbeyquaye
    ... aka "Hamile" - Ghana (original title)
  78. "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)
  79. Hamlet (1960) (TV) Played by Franz Schafheitlin
    ... aka "Hamlet, Prinz von Dänemark" - West Germany (original title)

  80. Hamlet (1959) (TV) Played by Geoffrey King
  81. "The DuPont Show of the Month"
        - Hamlet (1959) TV episode, Played by Joseph O'Conor
  82. "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
  83. "ITV Play of the Week"
        - Hamlet (1956) TV episode, Played by Ernest Thesiger
  84. Hamlet (1955) (TV) Played by Gösta Cederlund
  85. "Scope"
        - Hamlet (1955) TV episode, Played by Robert Christie
  86. Prince of Players (1955) Played by Percival Vivian (as Polonius in 'Hamlet')
  87. "TV de Vanguarda"
        - Hamlet (1953) TV episode, Played by David Neto
  88. Hamlet (1953) (TV) Played by Barry Jones

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

  92. Hamlet (1921) Played by Hans Junkermann

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

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Quotes:
From Hamlet (1990)
Polonius: This above all: to thine own self be true, and it must follow as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man. See more »

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