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Unusual casting choices for Shakespeare

Unusual casting choices for Shakespeare — Try and match up the unlikely thespians with their Shakespearean counterparts

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Michael Keaton and Keanu Reeves doing Shakespeare? You got a problem with that, verily? The plays of the Bard have survived a startling lot of thespians. See if you can match the actor with his uncharacteristic role on stage:

1.Dom De Luise
2.John Goodman
3.Benny Hill
4.Emmanuel Lewis
5.Richard Moll
6.John Ritter
7.Leonard Nimoy
8.William Shatner
9.Abe Vigoda
10.Gene Wilder

A.Fenton in The Merry Wives of Windsor
B.John of Gaunt in King Richard II
C.Friar Francis in Much Ado
D.One of the Players in Hamlet
E.Balthasar in Romeo and Juliet
F.Caliban in The Tempest
G.Attendant in A Midsummer Night’s Dream
H.Enobarbus in Antony and Cleopatra
I.Bottom in A Midsummer Night’s Dream
J.Malvolio in Twelfth Night

ANSWERS: 1-D;2-H;3-I;4-G;5-C;6-F;7-J;8-A;9-B;10-E

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