12 certificateThe King's Speech is a Drama programme that first aired in 2011 and has been classified a 12 certificate.

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The King's Speech (2011)

The younger son of George V struggles to cope with an uncontrollable stammer, prompting his wife to enlist the aid of an eccentric Australian speech therapist. The support and friendship of the doctor prove invaluable when a crisis places the repressed prince on the throne, just as the outbreak of the Second World War leaves the country in need of a strong king. Oscar-winning fact-based drama, starring Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter and Guy Pearce.

Genre: Drama

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 2011

Classification: 12 Certificate

When is The King's Speech next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC 1 August 30th, 10:35pm and on BBC 1 London August 30th, 10:35pm. See more...

Main Cast

Jennifer Ehle
Image for Michael GambonMichael Gambon
Image for Colin FirthColin Firth
Image for Guy PearceGuy Pearce
Image for Geoffrey RushGeoffrey Rush
Image for Helena Bonham CarterHelena Bonham Carter
Image for Tom HooperTom Hooper
Image for Derek JacobiDerek Jacobi
Image for Timothy SpallTimothy Spall