An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.
Did You Know?
In The Dresser (2015), Sir Anthony Hopkins played an aging actor, preparing to take the stage as King Lear. The movie's Executive Producers were captivated by the idea of Hopkins playing Lear on film, and began to conceive of a direct adaptation of William Shakespeare's play, starring Hopkins. See more