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Claudius (Character)
from Hamlet (1996)

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

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  1. Shakespeare: The Ballroom (2017) Played by David Sitler
  2. Hamlet (2016/IV) Played by Obie Dean

  3. Royal Shakespeare Company: Hamlet (2016) Played by Clarence Smith
  4. Hamlet (2016/III) Played by Geraint Wyn Davies
  5. "The Real Housewives of Shakespeare"
        - Episode #1.7 (2016) TV episode, Played by Bryan Forrest
        - Episode #1.1 (2016) TV episode, Played by Bryan Forrest
  6. Hamlet's Ghost (2015) Played by Arlan Godthaab (as King Claudius)
  7. National Theatre Live: Hamlet (2015) (TV) Played by Ciarán Hinds
  8. Hamlet (2015/I) Played by John Shrapnel
  9. Hamlet, Son of a Kingpin (2015) Played by Filipe Valle Costa (as Claudio)
  10. Hamlet (2015/II) Played by Matt Thomas
  11. Haider (2014) Played by Kay Kay Menon (as Khurram Meer)
  12. "Hamlet: The Series"
        - Let Your Wiseness Fear (2014) TV episode, Played by Joe Page
        - Tricks I' the World (2014) TV episode, Played by Joe Page
        - Poison in Jest (2014) TV episode, Played by Joe Page
        - Cruel Only to Be Kind (2014) TV episode, Played by Joe Page
        - Indirections Find Directions Out (2014) TV episode, Played by Joe Page
          (1 more)
  13. Hamlet A.D.D. (2014) Played by Robert Richard Jorge
  14. To Be or Not to Be (2014) Played by T.R. Shields III
  15. National Theatre Live: 50 Years on Stage (2013) (TV) Played by Derek Jacobi
  16. "&@"
        - Hamlet (2013) TV episode, Played by Curtis Eastwood (as King Claudius)
  17. Hamlet: Grave Secrets (2013) Played by Cynthia Bellina
  18. The Hamlet Blog (2012) Played by Stevie Schultz
  19. Hamlet (2011) Played by Peter Wingfield
  20. National Theatre Live: Hamlet (2010) Played by Patrick Malahide
  21. "The Metropolitan Opera HD Live"
    ... aka "Great Performances at the Met" - USA (alternative title)
        - Thomas: Hamlet (2010) TV episode, Played by James Morris
  22. This Is Hamlet (2010) (V) Played by Charles Shaw Robinson (as King Claudius)

  23. Hamlet (2009) (TV) Played by Patrick Stewart
  24. Kitchen Hamlet (2009) Played by J.W. Putnam
  25. Hamlet the Vampire Slayer (2008) Played by Doug Montoya (as Enrique Claudio)
  26. A Cinematic Translation of Shakespearean Tragedies (2008) Played by Ryan Hendrix
  27. The Hamlet Adventure (2008) Played by Vitaliy Milov (as King Claudius) / Emil Yordanov (as Puppet King Claudius)
  28. Hamlet (2007/I) Played by Kevin R. Elder
  29. Hamlet (2007/II) Played by Alan Hanson
  30. Hamlet (2007/III) Played by Petar Bozovic (as Klaudije)
  31. The Tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmark (2007) Played by Steve Mouzakis
  32. 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)
  33. The Secret Under the Rose (2006) Played by Dimitri Diatchenko
    ... aka "Roma Sub Rosa: The Secret Under the Rose" - USA (original title)
  34. Hamlet (2005/II) Played by James Lecky
  35. Hamlet (2005) (V) Played by Jason Emanuel
  36. Dogg's Hamlet, Cahoot's Macbeth (2005) Played by Christopher Winsor
  37. Hamlet (2004) (TV) Played by Janusz Gajos
  38. "Slings and Arrows"
        - Playing the Swan (2003) TV episode, Played by John Bayliss
  39. Hamlet_X (2003) Played by Martin Wuttke / Peter Fitz (as Claudius #2) / Herbert Fritsch (as Claudius #3) / Hermann Lause (as Claudius #4)
  40. Hamlet (2003) (V) Played by Gareth Thomas
  41. Yorick (2002) Played by Mark Spacek
  42. The Tragedy of Hamlet (2002) (TV) Played by Jeffery Kissoon
  43. Hamlet (2000/II) (TV) Played by Jamey Sheridan
  44. Hamlet (2000) Played by Kyle MacLachlan
  45. Hamlet (2000/I) (TV) Played by José van Dam

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

  60. Hamlet (1987) Played by Richard Spaul
  61. Den tragiska historien om Hamlet - Prins av Danmark (1985) (TV) Played by Frej Lindqvist
  62. An Englishman Abroad (1983) (TV) Played by Charles Gray
  63. Hamlet (1983) (TV) Played by Sándor Lukács
  64. 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)

  65. Hamlet (1979) (TV) Played by Bernard Fresson
  66. Hamlet (1976) Played by Barry Stanton
  67. "Churchill's People"
        - The Lost Island (1975) TV episode, Played by Richard Johnson
  68. One Hamlet Less (1973) Played by Alfiero Vincenti
    ... aka "Un Amleto di meno" - Italy (original title)
  69. Hamlet (1973) Played by Dan Hennessey
  70. Der nackte Hamlet (1972) (TV) Played by Elmar Schulte
  71. "ITV Saturday Night Theatre"
        - Hamlet (1970) TV episode, Played by Richard Johnson
  72. Hamlet (1970/I) (TV) Played by John Woodvine
  73. Hamlet (1970/II) (TV) Played by Kari Franck

  74. Hamlet (1969) Played by Anthony Hopkins
    ... aka "Shakespeare's Hamlet" - USA (complete title)
  75. "BBC Play of the Month"
        - Julius Caesar (1969) TV episode, Played by Nikolas Simmonds
  76. Hamlet (1964/I) Played by Alfred Drake
    ... aka "Richard Burton's Hamlet" - USA (DVD title)
  77. Hamlet (1964) Played by Mikhail Nazvanov (as King Claudius)
    ... aka "Gamlet" - Soviet Union (original title)
  78. Hamlet at Elsinore (1964) (TV) Played by Robert Shaw
    ... aka "Hamlet" - International (English title) (informal title)
  79. Hamlet (1964) (TV) Played by Ernesto Bianco
  80. Hamlet (1964/II) Played by Howard Da Silva
  81. "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)
  82. Hamlet (1960) (TV) Played by Hans Caninenberg
    ... aka "Hamlet, Prinz von Dänemark" - West Germany (original title)

  83. Hamlet (1959) (TV) Played by Henry Gilbert
  84. "The DuPont Show of the Month"
        - Hamlet (1959) TV episode, Played by Oliver Neville
  85. "The World Our Stage"
        - Episode #1.3 (1958) TV episode, Played by Jack Gwillim
  86. "ITV Play of the Week"
        - Hamlet (1956) TV episode, Played by Alec Clunes
  87. Hamlet (1955) (TV) Played by Edvin Adolphson (as King Claudius)
  88. Amleto (1955) (TV) Played by Memo Benassi (as Claudio)
  89. "Scope"
        - Hamlet (1955) TV episode, Played by Esse W. Ljungh
  90. "TV de Vanguarda"
        - Hamlet (1953) TV episode, Played by Astrogildo Filho
  91. Hamlet (1953) (TV) Played by Joseph Schildkraut (as King Claudius)
  92. Io, Amleto (1952) Played by Luigi Pavese (as Re Claudio)

  93. Hamlet (1948) Played by Basil Sydney
  94. Hamlet Part 2/II (1947) (TV) Played by Sebastian Shaw
  95. Hamlet Part 2 (1947) (TV) Played by Sebastian Shaw
  96. Hamlet Part 1/II (1947) (TV) Played by Sebastian Shaw
  97. Hamlet Part 1 (1947) (TV) Played by Sebastian Shaw

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

  100. Hamlet (1921) Played by Eduard von Winterstein

  101. Hamlet (1917) Played by Martelli
    ... aka "Amleto" - Italy (original title)
  102. Hamlet (1913) Played by Walter Ringham
  103. Hamlet (1911) Played by Aage Hertel

  104. Hamlet (????/I) Played by Trevor Jablonowski
Archive Footage:
  1. "Shakespeare Uncovered"
        - Hamlet (2012) TV episode, Played by Patrick Stewart
  2. "La imagen de tu vida"
        - Episode #1.5 (2006) TV episode, Played by Derek Jacobi
  3. "Tvist"
        - Episode dated 13 October 2005 (2005) TV episode, Played by Derek Jacobi
  4. "The Greatest"
        - 100 Greatest TV Characters (2001) TV episode, Played by Derek Jacobi
  5. Last Action Hero (1993) Played by Basil Sydney

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From Hamlet (2007/II)
Claudius: Revenge should have no bound. See more »

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