SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED: The Taming Of The Shrew With Morgan Freeman
Airs Sunday, August 2, 2015 at 11 p.m. on KPBS TV
Season two of SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED features six episodes combining history, biography, iconic performances, new analysis and the personal passion of its celebrated hosts — Hugh Bonneville, Christopher Plummer, Morgan Freeman, David Harewood, Kim Cattrall and Joseph Fiennes — to tell the stories behind the stories of Shakespeare’s greatest plays.
"The Taming Of The Shrew With Morgan Freeman" - In 1990, Morgan Freeman famously starred in a Wild West version of "The Taming of the Shrew" for Shakespeare in the Park in New York. Freeman sets out to understand how and why the play, one of the Bard’s first works, was written.