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Jonathan Bate was born as Andrew Jonathan Bate. He is a writer, known for Much Ado About Something (2001), William Shakespeare (2000) and Last Will & Testament (2012). See full bio »

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Known For

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare Author, _The Genius of Shakespeare_
Last Will & Testament
Seven Ages of Britain


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 2001 Much Ado About Something (Documentary) (special thanks - as Prof. Jonathan Bate)
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 2014 Ian Hislop's Olden Days (TV Series)
Himself - Worcester College, Oxford University
- Green Imagined Land (2014) ... Himself - Worcester College, Oxford University (as Professor Jonathan Bate)
- Forward Into the Past (2014) ... Himself - Worcester College, Oxford University (as Professor Jonathan Bate)
 2014 Newsnight (TV Series)
Himself - Interviewee
- Episode dated 3 April 2014 (2014) ... Himself - Interviewee
 2012 Last Will & Testament (Documentary)
 2012 Meeting Shakespeare (Documentary)
 2011 A Renaissance Education: The Schooling of Thomas More's Daughter (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Shakespeare Biographer (as Prof Jonathan Bate)
 2011 The Country House Revealed (TV Series documentary)
- South Wraxall Manor (2011) ... Himself
 2009 The Review Show (TV Series)
Himself - Panelist
- Episode dated 4 December 2009 (2009) ... Himself - Panelist
 2008 The Comedy Map of Britain (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #2.1 (2008) ... Himself
 2004 The South Bank Show (TV Series documentary)
- Othello (2004) ... Himself
 2003 Seven Ages of Britain (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 2001 Much Ado About Something (Documentary)
Himself (as Prof. Jonathan Bate)
 2000 William Shakespeare (Documentary)
Author, _The Genius of Shakespeare_ (as Professor Jonathan Bate)

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Other Works:

Book: "Ted Hughes: The Unauthorised Life". London and New York: Harper. ISBN-10: 0062362437; ISBN-13: 978-0062362438

Alternate Names:

Prof Jonathan Bate | Prof. Jonathan Bate | Professor Jonathan Bate

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He was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) and FBA before being awarded Knight Bachelor of the Order of the British Empire in the 2015 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to Literary Scholarship and Higher Education. He is a literary scholar and provost at Worcester College at the University of Oxford in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

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