Let's be honest, Kenneth Branagh is about as Shakespeare as it gets.

Biographical Dictionary of Film No 26: Kenneth Branagh

Let's be honest, Kenneth Branagh is about as Shakespeare as it gets.

For my senior english class who made fun of me for thinking Kennth Branagh is a sexy lead in Hamlet....scofff.....

For my senior english class who made fun of me for thinking Kennth Branagh is a sexy lead in Hamlet....scofff.....

Kenneth Branagh as Hamlet from his uncut 1996 film version. He gave a rather different but magnificent performance. The film is among the best I've seen.

Kenneth Branagh as Hamlet from his uncut 1996 film version. He gave a rather different but magnificent performance. The film is among the best I've seen.

1996. Kenneth Branagh as Hamlet. Collection of photos at IMDb

1996. Kenneth Branagh as Hamlet. Collection of photos at IMDb

Kenneth Branagh.

Kenneth Branagh.

My favorite Shakespearean actor: Kenneth Branagh in Hamlet.

My favorite Shakespearean actor: Kenneth Branagh in Hamlet.

Pictures & Photos of Kenneth Branagh - IMDb

Pictures & Photos of Kenneth Branagh - IMDb

Hamlet To be or not to be, that is the question, rewatched this tonight and its still the question.

The 7 Best Shakespeare Film Adaptations

Hamlet To be or not to be, that is the question, rewatched this tonight and its still the question.

Digital Spy: "Tom Hiddleston was so effortlessly charming": Kenneth Branagh remembers discovering a star. Link: http://www.digitalspy.com/tv/news/a794870/tom-hiddleston-was-so-effortlessly-charming-kenneth-branagh-remembers-discovering-a-star/

Kenneth Branagh remembers discovering Tom Hiddleston

Digital Spy: "Tom Hiddleston was so effortlessly charming": Kenneth Branagh remembers discovering a star. Link: http://www.digitalspy.com/tv/news/a794870/tom-hiddleston-was-so-effortlessly-charming-kenneth-branagh-remembers-discovering-a-star/

Kenneth Branagh, the 51-year-old thespian, one of the UK’s finest actors and directors, was at Buckingham Palace on Friday to be honoured by the Queen.    He first performed for the monarch 30 years ago, when she saw him play Hamlet - now one of his trademark roles - as a 19-year-old student at RADA in 1980.

Sir Kenneth Branagh declared his knighthood as the pinnacle of ‘one hell of a year’

Kenneth Branagh, the 51-year-old thespian, one of the UK’s finest actors and directors, was at Buckingham Palace on Friday to be honoured by the Queen. He first performed for the monarch 30 years ago, when she saw him play Hamlet - now one of his trademark roles - as a 19-year-old student at RADA in 1980.

The Best Fashion from Our Favorite Shakespeare Films

The Best Fashion from Our Favorite Shakespeare Films

Kenneth Branagh, 1996, the film directed by himself. This moment was the one that made me say "I need to see this."  Quote from the commentary on the DVDs: I enjoyed that moment.  - KB

Kenneth Branagh, 1996, the film directed by himself. This moment was the one that made me say "I need to see this." Quote from the commentary on the DVDs: I enjoyed that moment. - KB

The movie adaptation of Hamlet with Kenneth Brannagh

The movie adaptation of Hamlet with Kenneth Brannagh

Kenneth Branagh's lavish 1996 adaptation of Shakespeare's "Hamlet" will screen at the American Cinematheque's Aero Theatre as part of a celebration of the Bard on film. (Peter Mountain )

Much ado about the Bard: The Cinematheque celebrates Shakespeare

Kenneth Branagh's lavish 1996 adaptation of Shakespeare's "Hamlet" will screen at the American Cinematheque's Aero Theatre as part of a celebration of the Bard on film. (Peter Mountain )

Branaugh in Shakespeare's Hamlet...3 of my favorite men combined in 1

Branaugh in Shakespeare's Hamlet...3 of my favorite men combined in 1

Kenneth Branagh as Hamlet and Kate Winslet as Ophelia in Kenneth Branagh's Hamlet.

Kenneth Branagh as Hamlet and Kate Winslet as Ophelia in Kenneth Branagh's Hamlet.

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