Top actors and directors offer looks at the stories behind the plays of William Shakespeare─revealing fresh insights and discussing the challenges and opportunities in presenting them for contemporary audiences─in this six-part PBS series. Included are "Hamlet" with David Tennant, Ethan Hawke on "Macbeth," Derek Jacobi on "Richard III," "The Comedies: Twelfth Night and As You Like It" with Joely Richardson, "The Histories: Henry IV and Henry V" with Jeremy Irons, and Trevor Nunn on "The Tempest." 6 hrs. total on two discs. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English (SDH).