He is completely incapable of figuring out what Hamlet is up to.
Horatio Hamlet’s close friend, who studied with the prince at the University of Wittenberg.
Among Shakespeare's plays, "Hamlet" is considered by many his masterpiece.
Among actors, the role of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, is considered the jewel in the crown of a triumphant theatrical career.
Hamlet The prince of Denmark, and a student at the University of Wittenberg.
At the beginning of the play, Hamlet’s father, King Hamlet, has recently died, and his mother, Queen Gertrude, has married the new king, Hamlet’s uncle Claudius.
After Hamlet’s death, Horatio remains alive to tell Hamlet’s story.
Polonius The Lord Chamberlain of Claudius’s court, and the father of Laertes and Ophelia.
Now Kenneth Branagh plays the leading role and co-directs a brillant ensemble performance.
Three generations of legendary leading actors, many of whom first assembled for the Among Shakespeare's plays, "Hamlet" is considered by many his masterpiece.
Hamlet admires Fortinbras for his willingness to fight for no good reason.
The Ghost The specter of Hamlet’s recently deceased father.