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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 / Lord Hidetora Ichimonji / Puppet King Lear / Roi Lear / Undergraduate 'King Lear'

Filmography

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  1. The Tragedy of King Lear (2017) Played by Chris Lines
  2. King Lear (2017) Played by Alexander Barnett (as Lear)
  3. A Cure Fit for a King (2013) Played by Fred Schmidt-Arenales

  4. The Lears (2017) Played by Bruce Dern (as Davenport Lear)
  5. Royal Shakespeare Company: King Lear (2016) Played by Antony Sher
  6. King Lear (2016) (V) Played by Don Warrington
  7. The Complete Walk: King Lear (2016) Played by Kenneth Cranham / Joseph Marcell
  8. "Baskets"
        - Uncle Dad (2016) TV episode, Played by Jackson Nunez
  9. Le roi Lear (2015) (TV) Played by Philippe Girard (as Le roi Lear)
  10. King Lear (2015) Played by Colm Feore
  11. King Lear (2014) Played by Simon Russell Beale (as Lear)
    ... aka "National Theatre Live: King Lear" - UK (original title)
  12. Like Molten Lead (2013) Played by Dominik Pagacz
  13. The Auction (2013) Played by Louis Amiot (as Roi Lear)
    ... aka "Le démantèlement" - Canada (original title)
    ... aka "The Dismantlement" - Canada (English title) (alternative title)
  14. King Lear: Scene 133 (2013) Played by John Hurt
  15. "Shakespeare: The King's Man"
        - Incertainties (2012) TV episode, Played by Greg Hicks
  16. National Theatre Live: King Lear (2011) Played by Derek Jacobi
  17. Self Made (2010) Played by Tim Woodward

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

  28. King Lear (1999) Played by Brian Blessed
  29. "Performance"
        - King Lear (1998) TV episode, Played by Ian Holm (as Lear)
  30. "Just Shoot Me!"
        - King Lear Jet (1997) TV episode, Played by Daniel Bryan Cartwell
  31. Kung Lear (1997) (TV) Played by Keve Hjelm
  32. King Lear: A Critical Guide (1997) (V) Played by Brian Blessed
  33. In the Shadow of King Lear (1996) Played by Ian Mune
  34. König Lear (1992) (TV) Played by Rolf Boysen (as Lear)
  35. American Friends (1991) Played by Jo Stone-Fewings (as Undergraduate 'King Lear')
  36. "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

  37. "The South Bank Show"
        - Anthony Hopkins/David Hare (1987) TV episode, Played by Anthony Hopkins (as Lear)
  38. "Kong Lear"
        - Annen del (1985) TV episode, Played by Knut Wigert (as Lear)
        - Første del (1985) TV episode, Played by Knut Wigert (as Lear)
  39. Ran (1985) Played by Tatsuya Nakadai (as Lord Hidetora Ichimonji)
    ... aka "Revolt" - International (English title) (literal English title)
  40. King Lear (1983) (TV) Played by Laurence Olivier
  41. The Tragedy of King Lear (1982) (V) Played by Mike Kellin
    ... aka "King Lear" - USA (video box title)
  42. King Lear (1982) (TV) Played by Michael Hordern
    ... aka "The Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: King Lear" - USA (video title)
  43. Le roi Lear (1981) (TV) Played by Philippe Morier-Genoud (as Lear)

  44. Re Lear (1979) (TV) Played by Tino Carraro (as Lear)
  45. Lear király (1978) (TV) Played by Ferenc Bessenyei (as Lear)
  46. King Lear (1976) Played by Chris Auvache (as Lear)
  47. "BBC Play of the Month"
        - King Lear (1975) TV episode, Played by Michael Hordern
  48. "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)
  49. Two Is a Happy Number (1972) Played by Dudley Knight
    ... aka "One Is a Lonely Number" - USA (original title)
  50. King Lear (1971) Played by Jüri Järvet
    ... aka "Korol Lir" - Soviet Union (original title)
  51. King Lear (1971) Played by Paul Scofield
  52. "Whatever Next?"
        - Episode #2.1 (1970) TV episode, Played by Bert Foord

  53. "Civilisation"
        - Protest and Communication (1969) TV episode, Played by William Devlin
  54. "Teatro de siempre"
        - El Rey Lear (1967) TV episode, Played by Manuel Dicenta (as Lear)
  55. Le roi Lear (1965) (TV) Played by Michel Etcheverry (as Le roi Lear)
  56. "Hedenavond: voorstelling"
        - Herdenking Shakespeare (1964) TV episode, Played by Albert van Dalsum
  57. L'impiegato (1960) Played by Gino Cervi

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

  61. The Tragedy of King Lear Part 2/II (1948) (TV) Played by William Devlin
  62. The Tragedy of King Lear Part 2/I (1948) (TV) Played by William Devlin
  63. The Tragedy of King Lear Part 1/II (1948) (TV) Played by William Devlin
  64. The Tragedy of King Lear Part 1 (1948) (TV) Played by William Devlin
  65. An Angel Comes to Brooklyn (1945) Played by Frank Pharr

  66. King Lear (1916) Played by Frederick Warde
  67. The Relic (1914) Played by Roy Laidlaw
  68. Re Lear (1910/II) Played by Ermete Novelli
  69. Re Lear (1910/I) Played by Giuseppe de Liguoro

  70. King Lear (1909) Played by William V. Ranous
Archive Footage:
  1. XII premios Max de las artes escénicas (2009) (TV) Played by Alfredo Alcón (as Lear)
  2. "The Story of English"
        - A Muse of Fire (1986) TV episode, Played by Michael Hordern

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Quotes:
From King Lear (2017)
Lear: 1. I am a man, More sinn'd against than sinning. See more »

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