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

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

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

  60. Hamlet Goes Business (1987) Played by Esko Nikkari / Kari Väänänen (as Lauri Polonius)
    ... aka "Hamlet liikemaailmassa" - Finland (original title)
  61. Hamlet (1985) (TV) Played by Jari Pehkonen
  62. "Hamlet-dokumentti"
        - I (1985) TV episode, Played by Jari Pehkonen
  63. Den tragiska historien om Hamlet - Prins av Danmark (1985) (TV) Played by Sven Lindberg
  64. Hamlet (1983) (TV) Played by Gyula Benkö
  65. 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)

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

  75. Hamlet (1969) Played by Mark Dignam
    ... aka "Shakespeare's Hamlet" - USA (complete title)
  76. "Sedam Hamleta"
        - Episode #1.4 (1967) TV episode, Played by Slavko Simic (as Polonije)
  77. Hamlet (1964/I) Played by Hume Cronyn
    ... aka "Richard Burton's Hamlet" - USA (DVD title)
  78. Hamlet (1964) Played by Yuri Tolubeyev
    ... aka "Gamlet" - Soviet Union (original title)
  79. Hamlet at Elsinore (1964) (TV) Played by Alec Clunes
    ... aka "Hamlet" - International (English title) (informal title)
  80. Hamlet (1964) (TV) Played by Juan Carlos Gené
  81. Hamlet (1964/II) Played by Staats Cotsworth
  82. Hamlet (1964) Played by Ernest Abbeyquaye
    ... aka "Hamile" - Ghana (original title)
  83. "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)
  84. Hamlet (1960) (TV) Played by Franz Schafheitlin
    ... aka "Hamlet, Prinz von Dänemark" - West Germany (original title)

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

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

  97. Hamlet (1921) Played by Hans Junkermann

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

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Fun Stuff

Quotes:
From Hamlet (1990)
Polonius: What do you read, my lord?
Hamlet: [looks down at his book] Words...
[looks at the cover of the book]
Hamlet: words...
[looks up at Polonius]
Hamlet: Words.
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