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Claudius (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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Biography:
Claudius is the brother of the King of Denmark in Shakespeare's "Hamlet"... See more »
Alternate Names:
Claudi / Claudio / Claudius #2 / Claudius #3 / Claudius #4 / Claudius in "Hamlet" / Emperor Li / Enrique Claudio / Fenge / King Claudius / Klaudije / Puppet King Claudius

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  1. Hamlet (????) Played by Trevor Jablonowski
  2. Shakespeare: The Ballroom (2015) Played by David Sitler
  3. Hamlet, Son of a Kingpin (2014) Played by Filipe Valle Costa (as Claudio)
  4. Hamlet A.D.D. (2014) Played by Robert Richard Jorge

  5. Hamlet's Ghost (2014) Played by Arlan Godthaab (as King Claudius)
  6. "National Theatre Live"
        - 50 Years on Stage (2013) TV episode, Played by Derek Jacobi
        - Hamlet (2010) TV episode, Played by Patrick Malahide
  7. Finding Hamlet (2013) Played by Mark DeBoer
  8. Hamlet: Grave Secrets (2013) Played by Cynthia Bellina
  9. The Hamlet Blog (2012) Played by Stevie Schultz
  10. Hamlet (2011) Played by Peter Wingfield
  11. "The Metropolitan Opera HD Live"
    ... aka "Great Performances at the Met" - USA (alternative title)
        - Thomas: Hamlet (2010) TV episode, Played by James Morris
  12. This Is Hamlet (2010) (V) Played by Charles Shaw Robinson (as King Claudius)

  13. Hamlet (2009) (TV) Played by Patrick Stewart
  14. Kitchen Hamlet (2009) Played by J.W. Putnam
  15. Hamlet the Vampire Slayer (2008) Played by Doug Montoya (as Enrique Claudio)
  16. A Cinematic Translation of Shakespearean Tragedies (2008) Played by Ryan Hendrix
  17. The Hamlet Adventure (2008) Played by Vitaliy Milov (as King Claudius) / Emil Yordanov (as Puppet King Claudius)
  18. Hamlet (2007/I) Played by Kevin R. Elder
  19. Hamlet (2007/II) Played by Alan Hanson
  20. Hamlet (2007/III) Played by Petar Bozovic (as Klaudije)
  21. The Tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmark (2007) Played by Steve Mouzakis
  22. The Banquet (2006) Played by You Ge (as Emperor Li)
    ... aka "Ye yan" - China (original title)
    ... aka "Legend of the Black Scorpion" - USA (DVD title)
  23. Hamlet (2005/II) Played by James Lecky
  24. Hamlet (2005) (V) Played by Jason Emanuel
  25. Dogg's Hamlet, Cahoot's Macbeth (2005) Played by Christopher Winsor
  26. Hamlet (2004) (TV) Played by Janusz Gajos
  27. "Slings and Arrows"
        - Playing the Swan (2003) TV episode, Played by John Bayliss
  28. Hamlet_X (2003) Played by Martin Wuttke / Peter Fitz (as Claudius #2) / Herbert Fritsch (as Claudius #3) / Hermann Lause (as Claudius #4)
  29. Hamlet (2003) (V) Played by Gareth Thomas
  30. Yorick (2002) Played by Mark Spacek
  31. The Tragedy of Hamlet (2002) (TV) Played by Jeffery Kissoon
  32. Hamlet (2000/II) (TV) Played by Jamey Sheridan
  33. Hamlet (2000) Played by Kyle MacLachlan
  34. Hamlet (2000/I) (TV) Played by José van Dam

  35. The Impostors (1998) Played by George Guidall (as Claudius in "Hamlet")
  36. In Search of Hamlet (1997) (TV) Played by Clive Francis
  37. Hamlet (1996) Played by Derek Jacobi
    ... aka "William Shakespeare's Hamlet" - USA (complete title)
  38. "A Taste of Shakespeare"
        - Hamlet (1995) TV episode, Played by Brian Tree
  39. The Fifteen Minute Hamlet (1995) Played by Ernest Perry Jr.
  40. Royal Deceit (1994) Played by Gabriel Byrne (as Fenge)
    ... aka "Prince of Jutland" - Netherlands (original title)
  41. Hamlet (1994) (TV) Played by Willy Metzeler
  42. "Shakespeare: The Animated Tales"
        - Hamlet (1992) TV episode, Played by John Shrapnel
  43. Hamlet (1992/I) (TV) Played by Eero Melasniemi
  44. Hamlet (1990) Played by Alan Bates
  45. Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1990) Played by Donald Sumpter
  46. Hamlet (1990) (TV) Played by Wladimir Yordanoff
  47. Discovering Hamlet (1990) (TV) Played by Richard Easton
  48. "Great Performances"
        - Hamlet (1990) TV episode, Played by Brian Murray

  49. Hamlet (1987) Played by Richard Spaul
  50. Den tragiska historien om Hamlet - Prins av Danmark (1985) (TV) Played by Frej Lindqvist
  51. Hamlet (1983) (TV) Played by Sándor Lukács
  52. Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1980) (TV) Played by Patrick Stewart
    ... aka "The Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Hamlet, Prince of Denmark" - USA (video title)

  53. Hamlet (1979) (TV) Played by Bernard Fresson
  54. "Lletres catalanes"
        - Hamlet, príncep de Dinamarca (1979) TV episode, Played by Pau Garsaball (as Claudi)
  55. Hamlet (1976) Played by Barry Stanton
  56. Un Amleto di meno (1973) Played by Alfiero Vincenti
    ... aka "One Hamlet Less" - International (English title) (festival title)
  57. Hamlet (1973) Played by Dan Hennessey
  58. Der nackte Hamlet (1972) (TV) Played by Elmar Schulte
  59. "ITV Saturday Night Theatre"
        - Hamlet (1970) TV episode, Played by Richard Johnson
  60. Hamlet (1970/I) (TV) Played by John Woodvine
  61. Hamlet (1970/II) (TV) Played by Kari Franck

  62. Hamlet (1969) Played by Anthony Hopkins
    ... aka "Shakespeare's Hamlet" - USA (complete title)
  63. Hamlet (1964/I) Played by Alfred Drake
    ... aka "Richard Burton's Hamlet" - USA (DVD title)
  64. Hamlet (1964) Played by Mikhail Nazvanov (as King Claudius)
    ... aka "Gamlet" - Soviet Union (original title)
  65. Hamlet at Elsinore (1964) (TV) Played by Robert Shaw
    ... aka "Hamlet" - International (English title) (informal title)
  66. Hamlet (1964) (TV) Played by Ernesto Bianco
  67. Hamlet (1964/II) Played by Howard Da Silva
  68. "Hamlet"
        - Hamlet: Part 5 (1961) TV episode, Played by Sydney Tafler
        - Hamlet: Part 4 (1961) TV episode, Played by Sydney Tafler
        - Hamlet: Part 3 (1961) TV episode, Played by Sydney Tafler
        - Hamlet: Part 2 (1961) TV episode, Played by Sydney Tafler
        - Hamlet: Part 1 (1961) TV episode, Played by Sydney Tafler
          (5 more)
  69. Hamlet (1960) (TV) Played by Hans Caninenberg
    ... aka "Hamlet, Prinz von Dänemark" - West Germany (original title)

  70. Hamlet (1959) (TV) Played by Henry Gilbert
  71. "The DuPont Show of the Month"
        - Hamlet (1959) TV episode, Played by Oliver Neville
  72. "ITV Play of the Week"
        - Hamlet (1956) TV episode, Played by Alec Clunes
  73. Hamlet (1955) (TV) Played by Edvin Adolphson (as King Claudius)
  74. Amleto (1955) (TV) Played by Memo Benassi (as Claudio)
  75. "Scope"
        - Hamlet (1955) TV episode, Played by Esse W. Ljungh
  76. "TV de Vanguarda"
        - Hamlet (1953) TV episode, Played by Astrogildo Filho
  77. Hamlet (1953) (TV) Played by Joseph Schildkraut (as King Claudius)

  78. Hamlet (1948) Played by Basil Sydney
  79. Hamlet (1947) (TV) Played by Sebastian Shaw

  80. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern (1938) (TV) Played by Grahame Clifford (as King Claudius)
  81. Hamlet, Act I: Scenes IV and V (1933) Played by Irving Pichel

  82. Hamlet (1921) Played by Eduard von Winterstein

  83. Hamlet (1917) Played by Martelli
    ... aka "Amleto" - Italy (original title)
  84. Hamlet (1913) Played by Walter Ringham
  85. Hamlet (1911) Played by Aage Hertel
Archive Footage:
  1. "Shakespeare Uncovered"
        - Hamlet (2012) TV episode, Played by Patrick Stewart

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Quotes:
From Hamlet (1996)
Claudius: Where is Polonius?
[Strikes Hamlet with the back of his hand]
Hamlet: In heaven. Send thither to see. If your messenger find him not there, seek him in the other place yourself!
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