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Robin Williams


25 Dec, 1996

Williams plays Osric in this drama directed by Kenneth Branagh based on the William Shakespeare play. Hamlet returns home to find out his father is dead and his mother is marrying his uncle who is his father’s murderer. Co-starring Billie Crystal, Julie Christie, and Derek Jacobi. Branagh on¬†Williams:

(He’s) an actor who would be funny, but could also be real in the way I felt was necessary.

Hamlet (1996) Trailer