Will's controversial new play is about to be presented to Queen Elizabeth.
3 -The Apparel Proclaims the Man 30 min
Will hopes to move up in the world when he is invited to Lord Southampton's party.
4 -Love Is Not Love 30 min
Will has completed his final sonnet and senses literary immortality is around the corner.
5 -What Bloody Man Is That? 30 min
The plague leads Will and his friends to escape to the family home in Stratford.
6 -The Quality of Mercy 30 min
Will's savings go missing and he is forced to bargain with his rival Robert Greene.
David Mitchell stars as William Shakespeare in a rip-roaring comedy tribute to the Bard. Written by Ben Elton, this fictional account of his early career follows Shakespeare as he starts to make a name for himself in London, while also trying to be a husband and father for his family in Stratford-upon-Avon.