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II. Richard

Synopsis
A version, of Richard II directed for Hungarian Television by Janos Edelenyi with Tamás Jordán as King Richard. The Internet Movie Database (accessed 4/2008) dates the production as 1976 and the Trivia section reads ‘Director Janas Edelenyi emigrated from Hungary, which led to the banning of this movie. It was only released in 1992’. No further details on the production known.
Language
Hungarian
Country
Hungary
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Availability
No archive copy found (4/2008).

Credits

Director
Janos Edelenyi
Cinematographer
György Fehér
Writer
William Shakespeare
Cast
Tamás JordánKing Richard II
Lajos BástiJohn of Gaunt
Sándor LukacsBolingbroke
Ferenc David KissSir Stephen Scroope
Géza PolgárThomas Mowbray
István BozókySir Piers Exton
István BujtorEdmund of Langley, Duke of York
István HollLord Ross
János ArvaBushy
József KépessyCaptain of the Welsh army
Kornél GelleyBishop of Carlisle
Lásló SoósEarl of Salisbury
Nándor TóthBagot
Péter CsekeHenry Percy, Earl of Northumberland
Sándor VajóGreen
Tibor RáczDuke of Aumerle
Zoltán SárközyLord Willoughby

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Richard II
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Production Company

Name

Magyar Televizio

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