Maxine Peake as Hamlet at the Royal Exchange Theatre (2014) #2
In her Chairman Mao suit and David Bowie hair, Peake uses every part of the stage, every prop, every poise of the body to deliver a four hundred year old script as if the words have just come to her.
Maxine Peake in Silk BBC 2x01
basically the most important scene in the whole programme
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Maxine Peake in a gender-swap production of Hamlet, staged at the Manchester Royal Exchange, 2014.
Favourite scene from Silk BBC 2x01
"If you have a minute, you might mention to your senior clerk that my diary goes deep into next year…
Maxine Peake as Hamlet at the Manchester Royal Exchange, 2014.