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Gertrude (Character)
from Hamlet (1996)

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Hamlet -- Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer, his uncle. Meanwhile, war is brewing.

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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 / The Royal Court Of Denmark


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  1. Ophelia (????/II) Played by Naomi Watts
  2. Hamlet (2017/I) Played by Christine Hounslow

  3. Royal Shakespeare Company: Hamlet (2016) Played by Tanya Moodie
  4. Hamlet's Ghost (2015) Played by Stephanie Zimbalist (as Queen Gertrude)
  5. Hamlet (2015) (TV) Played by Anastasia Hille
    ... aka "National Theatre Live: Hamlet" - UK (original title)
  6. Hamlet (2015/I) Played by Barbara Marten
  7. Hamlet, Son of a Kingpin (2015) Played by Nanda Abella
  8. Hamlet (2015/II) Played by Krista Maggard
  9. Haider (2014) Played by Tabu (as Ghazala Meer)
  10. "Hamlet: The Series"
        - Let Your Wiseness Fear (2014) TV episode, Played by June Greyson
        - Tricks I' the World (2014) TV episode, Played by June Greyson
        - Poison in Jest (2014) TV episode, Played by June Greyson
        - Cruel Only to Be Kind (2014) TV episode, Played by June Greyson
        - Indirections Find Directions Out (2014) TV episode, Played by June Greyson
          (1 more)
  11. Post Modern Ophelia (2014) Played by Michelle Kingman
  12. Fan de Shakespeare (2013) Played by Jeanne Arenes (as La Reine Gertrude)
  13. "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
  14. This Is Hamlet (2010) (V) Played by Delia MacDougall (as Queen Gertrude)

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

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

  49. Hamlet Goes Business (1987) Played by Elina Salo (as Gertrud)
    ... aka "Hamlet liikemaailmassa" - Finland (original title)
    ... aka "Hamlet Goes Into Business" - USA (alternative title)
  50. Hamlet (1987) Played by Melanie Revell
  51. Den tragiska historien om Hamlet - Prins av Danmark (1985) (TV) Played by Mona Malm
  52. 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)

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

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

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

  80. Hamlet (1948) Played by Basil Sydney (as The Royal Court Of Denmark) / Eileen Herlie (as The Royal Court Of Denmark) / Laurence Olivier (as The Royal Court Of Denmark) / Norman Wooland (as The Royal Court Of Denmark) / Felix Aylmer (as The Royal Court Of Denmark) / Terence Morgan (as The Royal Court Of Denmark) / Jean Simmons (as The Royal Court Of Denmark)
  81. Hamlet Part 1 (1947) (TV) Played by Margaret Rawlings

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

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

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

  89. Hamlet (1908) Played by Colanna Romano

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From Hamlet (1948)
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark: To be, or not to be: that is the question: Whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune, Or to take arms against a sea of troubles, And by opposing end them? To die: to sleep; No more; and by a sleep to say we end The heart-ache and the thousand natural shocks That flesh is heir to... See more »

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