Henry IV Part I

2 hr 27 min | Classics, Drama, Shakespeare | 1979

Henry Bolingbroke has been crowned King of England, but he faces a rebellion headed by the disillusioned Earl of Northumberland and his son.

BBC presents the classic play by William Shakespeare. Starring Anthony Quayle and Tim Pigott-Smith. Henry Bolingbroke has been crowned King of England, but he faces a rebellion headed by the disillusioned Earl of Northumberland and his son. Henry's son Hal, the Prince of Wales, has taken to heavy drinking and petty theft in the company of depraved elderly knight Sir John Falstaff.

Details

Actor
Jon Finch, Tim Pigott-Smith
Director
David Giles
Producer
Cedric Messina