Shakespeare Uncovered

Othello with David Harewood

Season 2 Episode 4 | 53m 5s

Astonishingly, David Harewood was the first black actor to play the great Moorish Venetian general Othello at London’s National Theatre, triumphantly taking on the role—but not until 1997. Now he returns to the play to discover how the centuries have changed our views of it.

Aired: 02/06/15

Expires: 02/05/19

Rating: TV-PG

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