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King Lear (Character)
from King Lear (1983) (TV)

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Overview

Biography:
King Lear was based on the legendary Leir of Britain... See more »
Alternate Names:
Davenport Lear / Le roi Lear / Lear / Puppet King Lear / Roi Lear / Undergraduate 'King Lear'

Filmography

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  1. King Lear (2016) Played by Alexander Barnett (as Lear)
  2. The Lears (????) Played by Bruce Dern (as Davenport Lear)
  3. A Cure Fit for a King (2013) Played by Fred Schmidt-Arenales

  4. "Baskets"
        - Uncle Dad (2016) TV episode, Played by Jackson Nunez
  5. Le roi Lear (2015) (TV) Played by Philippe Girard (as Le roi Lear)
  6. King Lear (2015) Played by Colm Feore
  7. Like Molten Lead (2013) Played by Dominik Pagacz
  8. The Auction (2013) Played by Louis Amiot (as Roi Lear)
    ... aka "Le démantèlement" - Canada (original title)
    ... aka "The Dismantlement" - Canada (English title) (alternative title)
  9. King Lear: Scene 133 (2013) Played by John Hurt
  10. "Shakespeare: The King's Man"
        - Incertainties (2012) TV episode, Played by Greg Hicks
  11. National Theatre Live: King Lear (2011) Played by Derek Jacobi
  12. Self Made (2010) Played by Tim Woodward

  13. Life Goes On (2009) Played by Rene Weis
  14. Getting Lear (2009) Played by Stuart Omans
  15. King Lear (2008) (TV) Played by Ian McKellen
  16. "Great Performances"
        - King Lear (2008) TV episode, Played by Ian McKellen
        - King Lear (1974) TV episode, Played by James Earl Jones
  17. Le roi Lear (2007) (TV) Played by Michel Piccoli (as Le roi Lear)
  18. "The Shakespeare Comedy Show"
        - Episode #1.1 (2006) TV episode, Played by Aron Tager (as Lear)
  19. "French and Saunders"
        - Episode #6.4 (2004) TV episode, Played by Brian Cox
  20. The Mortician's Hobby (2004) Played by Michael Bucklin
  21. "A Taste of Shakespeare"
        - King Lear (2001) TV episode, Played by David Fox (as Lear)
  22. "That's Life"
        - Lydia and the Professor (2000) TV episode, Played by Charlie Talbert (as Puppet King Lear)

  23. King Lear (1999) Played by Brian Blessed
  24. "Performance"
        - King Lear (1998) TV episode, Played by Ian Holm (as Lear)
  25. "Just Shoot Me!"
        - King Lear Jet (1997) TV episode, Played by Daniel Bryan Cartwell
  26. Kung Lear (1997) (TV) Played by Keve Hjelm
  27. King Lear: A Critical Guide (1997) (V) Played by Brian Blessed
  28. In the Shadow of King Lear (1996) Played by Ian Mune
  29. König Lear (1992) (TV) Played by Rolf Boysen (as Lear)
  30. American Friends (1991) Played by Jo Stone-Fewings (as Undergraduate 'King Lear')
  31. "Tiny Toon Adventures"
    ... aka "Steven Spielberg Presents... Tiny Toon Adventures" - Canada (English title) (imdb display title), USA (complete title)
        - Weirdest Story Ever Told (1991) TV episode, Played by Clive Revill

  32. "The South Bank Show"
        - Anthony Hopkins/David Hare (1987) TV episode, Played by Anthony Hopkins (as Lear)
  33. "Kong Lear"
        - Annen del (1985) TV episode, Played by Knut Wigert (as Lear)
        - Første del (1985) TV episode, Played by Knut Wigert (as Lear)
  34. King Lear (1983) (TV) Played by Laurence Olivier
  35. The Tragedy of King Lear (1982) (V) Played by Mike Kellin
    ... aka "King Lear" - USA (video box title)
  36. King Lear (1982) (TV) Played by Michael Hordern
    ... aka "The Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: King Lear" - USA (video title)
  37. Le roi Lear (1981) (TV) Played by Philippe Morier-Genoud (as Lear)

  38. King Lear (1976) Played by Chris Auvache (as Lear)
  39. "BBC Play of the Month"
        - King Lear (1975) TV episode, Played by Michael Hordern
  40. "King Lear"
        - Episode #1.6 (1974) TV episode, Played by Patrick Magee
        - Episode #1.5 (1974) TV episode, Played by Patrick Magee
        - Episode #1.4 (1974) TV episode, Played by Patrick Magee
        - Episode #1.3 (1974) TV episode, Played by Patrick Magee
        - Episode #1.2 (1974) TV episode, Played by Patrick Magee
          (1 more)
  41. Two Is a Happy Number (1972) Played by Dudley Knight
    ... aka "One Is a Lonely Number" - USA (original title)
  42. King Lear (1971) Played by Jüri Järvet
    ... aka "Korol Lir" - Soviet Union (original title)
  43. King Lear (1971) Played by Paul Scofield
  44. "Whatever Next?"
        - Episode #2.1 (1970) TV episode, Played by Bert Foord

  45. "Civilisation"
        - Protest and Communication (1969) TV episode, Played by William Devlin
  46. Le roi Lear (1965) (TV) Played by Michel Etcheverry (as Le roi Lear)
  47. "Hedenavond: voorstelling"
        - Herdenking Shakespeare (1964) TV episode, Played by Albert van Dalsum

  48. It's Never Too Late (1956) Played by Alan Bates
  49. "The Ed Sullivan Show"
    ... aka "Toast of the Town" - USA (original title)
        - Episode #9.20 (1956) TV episode, Played by Orson Welles
  50. "Omnibus"
        - King Lear (1953) TV episode, Played by Orson Welles

  51. The Tragedy of King Lear Part 2/II (1948) (TV) Played by William Devlin
  52. The Tragedy of King Lear Part 2/I (1948) (TV) Played by William Devlin
  53. The Tragedy of King Lear Part 1/II (1948) (TV) Played by William Devlin
  54. The Tragedy of King Lear Part 1 (1948) (TV) Played by William Devlin
  55. An Angel Comes to Brooklyn (1945) Played by Frank Pharr

  56. King Lear (1916) Played by Frederick Warde
  57. The Relic (1914) Played by Roy Laidlaw
  58. Re Lear (1910/II) Played by Ermete Novelli
  59. Re Lear (1910/I) Played by Giuseppe de Liguoro

  60. King Lear (1909) Played by William V. Ranous
Archive Footage:
  1. "The Story of English"
        - A Muse of Fire (1986) TV episode, Played by Michael Hordern

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Fun Stuff

Quotes:
From King Lear (1983) (TV)
King Lear: How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child! See more »

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