Episode 2: The Play's the Thing
David Mitchell stars as William Shakespeare, trying to make his name as a playwright in Tudor London.
In this episode, Will's controversial new play is about to be presented to Queen Elizabeth when it goes missing. As the finger of suspicion points at his best friend Marlowe, can Will come up with a way to recover his stolen masterpiece? And given its politically sensitive content, is he really wise to want it back? Show less