Bill is a Film programme that first aired in 2015 and has been classified a PG certificate.
Family comedy from the performers of Horrible Histories. 1593. While King Philip of Spain plots to kill Queen Elizabeth of England, young Bill Shakespeare leaves Stratford to follow his latest dream, to be a playwright in London - despite the theatres being closed due to plague. Luckily the Queen desires a new play; unluckily she chooses creepy Lord Crawley to write it.
Running Time: 90 minutes (approx)
Production Year: 2015
|Mathew Baynton||...||William 'Bill' Shakespeare/Lord Burghley/English Messenger/Customs Official|
|Simon Farnaby||...||Earl of Croydon/Juan Domingo/Sausage/Dmitri Alexandrovitch/Fur Seller|
|Martha Howe-Douglas||...||Anne Hathaway/Molly/Spanish Courtier/Body Collector|
|Jim Howick||...||Christopher Marlowe/Gabriel Montoya/Cynical Jester/Palace Doorman/Mysterious Man/Even Grubbier Thief/Party Planner|
|Laurence Rickard||...||Sir Francis Walsingham/Lope Lopez/Stand-Up Jester/Chatty Guard/Slightly Late Courtier/Ian/Hanging Criminal/Chicken Drumstick|
|Ben Willbond||...||King Phillip II of Spain/Earl of Southampton/Grubby Thief/Alexander Dimitrievitch/Head of Guards|
|Helen McCrory||...||Queen Elizabeth I|
|Damian Lewis||...||Sir Richard Hawkins|
|Rufus Jones||...||Sir Walter Raleigh|
|Justin Edwards||...||Sir Francis Drake|
|John Henry Falle||...||Miguel|
|George Hewer||...||Spanish Servant|