Bill (2015)


What really happened during Shakespeare's 'Lost Years'? Hopeless lute player Bill Shakespeare leaves his home to follow his dream.

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Viooz Score: 7/10 from 30 votes
Release Date: 2015-03-27
Status: Released
Run time: 94 min / 1:34
Production Studio : Punk Cinema, BBC Films, Cowboy Films
Production Country: United Kingdom

Bill Casts

Mathew Baynton
as William 'Bill' Shakespeare / Lord Burghley / English Messenger / Customs Official
Simon Farnaby
as Earl of Croydon / Juan Domingo / Sausage / Dmitri Alexandrovitch / Fur Seller
Martha Howe-Douglas
as Anne Hathaway / Molly / Spanish Courtier / Body Collector
Jim Howick
as Christopher Marlowe / Gabriel Montoya / Cynical Jester / Palace Doorman / Mysterious Man / Even Grubbier Thief / Party Planner
Laurence Rickard
as Sir Francis Walsingham / Lope Lopez / Stand-Up Jester / Chatty Guard / Slightly Late Courtier / Ian / Hanging Criminal / Chicken Drumstick
Ben Willbond
as King Phillip II of Spain / Earl of Southampton / Grubby Thief / Alexander Dimitrievitch / Head of Guards
Helen McCrory
as Queen Elizabeth I
Damian Lewis
as Sir Richard Hawkins
Justin Edwards
as Sir Francis Drake
Rufus Jones
as Sir Walter Raleigh
John Henry Falle
as Miguel
Jamie Demetriou
as Sergio
Richard Atwill
as Sevi
George Hewer
as Spanish Servant
Tom Meeten
as Spanish Servant
Stephen Greif
as Spanish Advisor
Gareth Tunley
as Guard
Richard Glover
as Catholic Contact
Andy Gillies
as Boris
Sam Exley
as Spanish Courtier
Samantha Hindman
as Quill and Rapier Landlady
Jared Morgan
as Protestant Bishop
Susy Kane
as Lady in Waiting
Clare Thomson
as Lady in Waiting
Olesja Sidorovich
as Lady in Waiting
Joey Ellis
as Mortal Coil Bandmate
Tom Cox
as Mortal Coil Bandmate
Will Rastall
as Mortal Coil Bandmate
David Crow
as Ramon

Bill Crew

Directing Richard Bracewell Director
Writing Laurence Rickard Writer
Writing Ben Willbond Writer
Camera Laurie Rose Director of Photography