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Gertrude (Character)
from Hamlet (1996)

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Gertrude is the Queen of Denmark in William Shakespeare's play "Hamlet"... See more »
Alternate Names:
Gertrud / Gertrud #3 / Gertruda / Gertrude #2 / Gertrude in "Hamlet" / Gertrude in 'Hamlet' / Gertrudes / Geruth / Ghazala Meer / Knigin Gertrude / La Reine Gertrude / La reine Gertrude / Puppet Queen Gertrude / Queen Gertrude / Regina Gertrud


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  1. Hamlet (2016/IV) Played by Christine Hounslow

  2. Hamlet's Ghost (2015) Played by Stephanie Zimbalist (as Queen Gertrude)
  3. National Theatre Live: Hamlet (2015) Played by Anastasia Hille
  4. Hamlet (2015/I) Played by Barbara Marten
  5. Hamlet, Son of a Kingpin (2015) Played by Nanda Abella
  6. Hamlet (2015/II) Played by Krista Maggard
  7. Haider (2014) Played by Tabu (as Ghazala Meer)
  8. "Hamlet: The Series"
        - Let Your Wiseness Fear (2014) TV episode, Played by June Scherwinski
        - Tricks I' the World (2014) TV episode, Played by June Scherwinski
        - Poison in Jest (2014) TV episode, Played by June Scherwinski
        - Cruel Only to Be Kind (2014) TV episode, Played by June Scherwinski
        - Indirections Find Directions Out (2014) TV episode, Played by June Scherwinski
          (1 more)
  9. Post Modern Ophelia (2014) Played by Michelle Kingman
  10. Fan de Shakespeare (2013) Played by Jeanne Arenes (as La Reine Gertrude)
  11. tt2366410 Played by Anne Gentry
  12. "The Metropolitan Opera HD Live"
    ... aka "Great Performances at the Met" - USA (alternative title)
        - Thomas: Hamlet (2010) TV episode, Played by Jennifer Larmore
        - Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel (2008) TV episode, Played by Rosalind Plowright
        - Gounod's Romeo et Juliette (2007) TV episode, Played by Jane Bunnell
  13. This Is Hamlet (2010) (V) Played by Delia MacDougall (as Queen Gertrude)

  14. Hamlet (2009) (TV) Played by Penny Downie
  15. Kitchen Hamlet (2009) Played by Katherine Clarvoe
  16. Hamlet (2009) Played by Bernadette Sullivan
  17. Hamlet the Vampire Slayer (2008) Played by Summer Olsson
  18. A Cinematic Translation of Shakespearean Tragedies (2008) Played by Lauren Casey
  19. The Hamlet Adventure (2008) Played by Denitsa Karabourova (as Queen Gertrude) / Irina Docheva (as Puppet Queen Gertrude)
  20. Hamlet (2007/I) Played by Julibeth Hendren
  21. Hamlet (2007/II) Played by Di Sherlock
  22. The Tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmark (2007) Played by Heather Bolton
  23. Hamlet (2005/II) Played by Yvonne Richardson
  24. Hamlet (2005) (V) Played by Megan Morrison
  25. Dogg's Hamlet, Cahoot's Macbeth (2005) Played by Lucas Grabeel
  26. Hamlet, Ambroise Thomas (2004) (V) Played by Béatrice Uria-Monzon (as La reine Gertrude)
  27. Hamlet (2004) (TV) Played by Grazyna Szapolowska
  28. Hamlet_X (2003) Played by Corinna Harfouch / Susanne Lothar (as Gertrud #3) / Margarita Broich (as Gertrude #2)
  29. Hamlet (2003) (V) Played by Jilly Bond
  30. Yorick (2002) Played by Irina Björklund
  31. The Tragedy of Hamlet (2002) (TV) Played by Natasha Parry
  32. Hamlet (2000/II) (TV) Played by Blair Brown
  33. Hamlet (2000) Played by Diane Venora
  34. Hamlet (2000/I) (TV) Played by Michelle DeYoung

  35. Shakespeare's Women & Claire Bloom (1999) (TV) Played by Claire Bloom
    ... aka "Claire Bloom and Shakespeare's Women" - USA (closing credits title)
  36. The Impostors (1998) Played by E. Katherine Kerr (as Gertrude in "Hamlet")
  37. Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1997) Played by Archer Martin
  38. Hamlet (1996) Played by Julie Christie
    ... aka "William Shakespeare's Hamlet" - USA (complete title)
  39. "A Taste of Shakespeare"
        - Hamlet (1995) TV episode, Played by Tanja Jacobs
  40. The Fifteen Minute Hamlet (1995) Played by Angie Phillips
  41. Royal Deceit (1994) Played by Helen Mirren (as Geruth)
    ... aka "Prince of Jutland" - Netherlands (original title)
  42. Hamlet (1994) (TV) Played by Ingrid Birkholz
  43. "Shakespeare: The Animated Tales"
        - Hamlet (1992) TV episode, Played by Susan Fleetwood
  44. Hamlet (1992/I) (TV) Played by Seela Sella (as Gertrud)
  45. Hamlet (1990) Played by Glenn Close
  46. Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1990) Played by Joanna Miles
  47. Hamlet (1990) (TV) Played by Nada Strancar

  48. Hamlet Goes Business (1987) Played by Elina Salo (as Gertrud)
    ... aka "Hamlet liikemaailmassa" - Finland (original title)
  49. Hamlet (1987) Played by Melanie Revell
  50. Den tragiska historien om Hamlet - Prins av Danmark (1985) (TV) Played by Mona Malm
  51. Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1980) (TV) Played by Claire Bloom
    ... aka "The Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Hamlet, Prince of Denmark" - USA (video title)

  52. Amleto di Carmelo Bene (da Shakespeare a Laforgue) (1978) (TV) Played by Agnès Nobecourt
  53. Hamlet (1976) Played by Helen Mirren
  54. One Hamlet Less (1973) Played by Luciana Cante
    ... aka "Un Amleto di meno" - Italy (original title)
  55. Hamlet (1973) Played by Becke Keller
  56. Der nackte Hamlet (1972) (TV) Played by Marianne Kopatz (as Gertrud)
  57. Jogo da Vida E da Morte (1972) Played by Odete Lara (as Gertrudes)
  58. "ITV Saturday Night Theatre"
        - Hamlet (1970) TV episode, Played by Margaret Leighton
  59. Hamlet (1970/I) (TV) Played by Faith Brook
  60. Hamlet (1970/II) (TV) Played by Ritva Arvelo (as Gertrud)
  61. Fast ein Hamlet (1970) (TV) Played by Gretl Elb (as Gertrud)
  62. A Herança (1970) Played by Bárbara Fazio (as Gertrudes)

  63. Hamlet (1969) Played by Judy Parfitt
    ... aka "Shakespeare's Hamlet" - USA (complete title)
  64. "Sedam Hamleta"
        - Episode #1.5 (1967) TV episode, Played by Olga Spiridonovic (as Gertruda)
  65. Hamlet (1964/I) Played by Eileen Herlie
    ... aka "Richard Burton's Hamlet" - USA (DVD title)
  66. Hamlet (1964) Played by Elza Radzina (as Queen Gertrude)
    ... aka "Gamlet" - Soviet Union (original title)
  67. Hamlet at Elsinore (1964) (TV) Played by June Tobin
    ... aka "Hamlet" - International (English title) (informal title)
  68. Hamlet (1964) (TV) Played by Eva Donge
  69. Hamlet (1964/II) Played by Nan Martin
  70. Hamlet (1960) (TV) Played by Wanda Rotha
    ... aka "Hamlet, Prinz von Dänemark" - West Germany (original title)

  71. "ITV Play of the Week"
        - For Services Rendered (1959) TV episode, Played by Julia Hand
        - Hamlet (1956) TV episode, Played by Diana Wynyard
  72. Hamlet (1959) (TV) Played by Georgie Sterling
  73. "The DuPont Show of the Month"
        - Hamlet (1959) TV episode, Played by Margaret Courtenay
  74. Hamlet (1955) (TV) Played by Birgitta Valberg (as Queen Gertrude)
  75. Amleto (1955) (TV) Played by Elena Zareschi
  76. Prince of Players (1955) Played by Eva Le Gallienne (as Gertrude in 'Hamlet')
  77. "TV de Vanguarda"
        - Hamlet (1953) TV episode, Played by Lia de Aguiar
  78. Io, Amleto (1952) Played by Marisa Merlini (as Regina Gertrud)

  79. Hamlet (1948) Played by Eileen Herlie
  80. Hamlet (1947) (TV) Played by Margaret Rawlings

  81. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern (1938) (TV) Played by Madge Brindley (as Queen Gertrude)
  82. Khoon Ka Khoon (1935) Played by Shamshadbai
    ... aka "Hamlet" - India (English title)

  83. Hamlet (1921) Played by Mathilde Brandt (as Knigin Gertrude)

  84. Hamlet (1917) Played by Mercedes Brignone
    ... aka "Amleto" - Italy (original title)
  85. Hamlet (1913) Played by Adeleine Bourne
  86. Hamlet (1911) Played by Ella La Cour
  87. Hamlet (1910/II) Played by Constance Backner

  88. Hamlet (1908) Played by Colanna Romano

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From Hamlet (1996)
Hamlet: Now mother, what's the matter?
Gertrude: Hamlet, thou hast thy father much offended.
Hamlet: Mother, you have *my* father much offended.
Gertrude: Come, come, you answer with an idle tongue.
Hamlet: Go, go, you question with a wicked tongue!
Gertrude: Why, how now, Hamlet?
Hamlet: What's the matter now?
Gertrude: Have you forgot me?
Hamlet: No by the rood, not so! You are the queen, your husband's brother's wife!
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