King John does whatever it takes to keep himself on the throne of England, making enemies of the pope, France, and his nephew along the way.
Did You Know?
The first television production of William Shakespeare
's "King John". It was transmitted live from the BBC Lime Grove Studios and was not recorded so the repeat performance broadcast on 24 January 1952 was a restaging of the first with the same cast and crew. There were minor differences between the two versions but they were separate productions. See more
Version of King John Act IV Scene I