Posts tagged "hamlet"

This Guy Totally Could’ve Save Ophelia

“Hamlet” has never been my favorite Shakespeare play—even with Ethan Hawke or Jude Law in the lead—mainly because I really don’t like when Ophelia kills herself. But this video has a creative solution to the problem—give Ophelia a sassy gay friend. Props for the line, “Ophe-lin’ all sorry for yourself.” That’s master punning, right…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 24, 2010

Jude Law Throws Oranges At Obnoxious NYU Kids

Jude Law is an accomplished actor, infamous cheater, impregnator of some random model in Florida, and now, a fruit thrower. Law has been performing onstage in “Hamlet” in New York City recently and he rented an apartment in downtown Manhattan. It just so happens his swank bachelor pad is right next to an NYU freshma…

Jessica Wakeman / November 20, 2009

Emile Hirsch Does Hamlet, Plus Other Teen Takes On The Bard

“Twilight” director Catherine Hardwick has a new angst-ridden project in the works: a remake of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet.” Emile Hirsch is the tasty choice picked to play the passionate Prince. We can’t wait to see him strut and fret in ye old tight pants. While we’d happily watch the grass grow if irresistible Emile were lying…

Simcha / June 4, 2009