|We need to talk about Hal
||[Feb. 21st, 2014|05:31 pm]
So the RSC just released their trailer for this season's Henry IVs, and despite the Anthony Sher as Falstaff factor, I am a bit concerned:
I'm really not sure I can sit though six hours of bildungsroman for a member of the Bullingdon club*.
*This is perhaps a little unfair, but the actor reminds me very much of Toby Stephens when he is poshing it up to the max, which rather sets my teeth on edge. He's got the smugness well and truly nailed, though.
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