David Tennant as Hamlet.  One of my favorite performances.

David Tennant as Hamlet, Royal Shakespeare Company 2008 at Courtyard Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon (later TV version)

Shakespeare’s plays are, at heart, metadramatic constructions whose central concern is the operation of the theatre itself. ‘Metadrama’ refers to instances of self-reflexivity in a play, where a pl…

Metadrama in two of Shakespeare’s best known plays: Hamlet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream

David Tennant as Hamlet. That is a real human skull. Some guy wanted his skull to be given to the RSC to be used on stage. David Tennant was one of the few actors who would use it.

To be or not... As if i needed another reason to swoon over him

To Be or Not to Be: 10 Takes on Hamlet’s Famous Soliloquy

David Tennant performing Hamlet's Soliloquy in a film of the Royal Shakespeare Company's award-winning production of Shakespeare's greatest play.

It was really the most important question to find an answer to, in order to properly portray him.

David Tennant, ladies and gentleman, trying to solve the eternal mystery of what Hamlet's favorite cookie would be.

David Tennant and Catherine Tate (Much Ado About Nothing)

David Tennant and Catherine Tate-Much Ado About Nothing I have GOT to find a copy of this!

David Tennant [gif] this was really hilarious

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