Shahid Kapoor`s work in `Haider` impresses Papa Kapur

"I am happy to see my son doing well," said acclaimed actor Pankaj Kapur referring to Shahid Kapoor`s work in his forthcoming film ‘Haider’, an Indian adaptation of Shakespeare`s ‘Hamlet’.

Hope I did justice: Michael Fassbender on playing Macbeth

Michael Fassbender says he was quite intimidated to play Macbeth on the big screen.

`Treat Shakespeare`s dramas and film adaptations distinctly`

With scores of films across the world adapted from William Shakespeare`s immortal works and viewers subjecting them to scrutiny, eminent theatre critic Anand Lal says audiences should treat films and the written word distinctly.

Benedict Cumberbatch to play Richard III

`Sherlock` star Benedict Cumberbatch is all set to star as Richard III in an upcoming adaptation of William Shakespeare`s play.

When William Shakespeare left a bed for his wife!

o you know that William Shakespeare left 150 pounds each to his daughters and a bed to his wife?

Shakespeare`s school allows girls to enrol for first time

The British all-boys school that famed English playwright William Shakespeare attended has opened its doors to girls for the first time in its 460-year history.

Coronation Street boss believes soap writers better than Shakespeare

A Coronation Street boss defended using William Shakespeare`s poetry .

Bradley Cooper cried after reading Shakespeare’s `Romeo and Juliet`

Bradley Cooper has revealed that he once cried as college student when he read William Shakespeare’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ for the second time.

Know more about history to settle in UK

A test that all immigrants have to pass before being allowed to settle permanently in the UK is to be revised.

Shakespeare’s first theatre discovered in London

The remains of a playhouse used by William Shakespeare`s company has been discovered by Archeologists in London.

William Shakespeare: 448 and still going strong!

William Shakespeare is not susceptible to the dents of time; he is synonymous with it.

Who penned Shakespeare?

Shakespeare is well known as the genius of English literature. But was his dazzling oeuvre actually essayed by him?

Shakespeare’s `co-author` for `All’s Well That Ends Well` revealed

Shakespeare’s was most likely helped by a fellow playwright for writing ‘All’s Well That Ends Well’, Oxford University academics have revealed.

William Shakespeare: 448 and still going strong!

William Shakespeare is not susceptible to the dents of time; he is synonymous with it.

Two Indian adaptations at London`s world Shakespeare fest

Two Mumbai-based theatre groups have been invited to stage Indian adaptations of William Shakespeare`s plays.

Britain most proud of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare has topped a list of symbols, which instil a sense of pride among people in Britain, a poll has suggested.

Major UK festival to celebrate William Shakespeare

Organisers of the World Shakespeare Festival said it will include 70 productions and exhibitions.

Keanu Reeves’ dream is to do Macbeth on stage

‘The Matrix’ star Keanu Reeves has revealed that his burning ambition is to play Macbeth on stage.

When Amitabh Bachchan met William Shakespeare

Big B played many characters from William Shakespeare`s plays over the years, but when he was shown the First Folio of the plays dated 1623, he was awestruck and rendered almost speechless.

The best part of life

William Shakespeare’s renowned lines about “All the world’s a stage…” from ‘As You Like It’ depict the true portrayal of a person’s life.