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Benedict Cumberbatch’s ‘Hamlet’ is in cinemas Oct 15 – watch the new trailer now

Andrzej Lukowski

So you wept hot salty tears when you failed to get ‘Hamlet’ tickets when the Barbican’s booking system blew up last August.

You got into a fury when the right-wing press decided they’d review the first preview.

You just know your boss would fire you and your partner would dump you if you queued up overnight for the infamous day-seats.

But FINALLY, you’re going to get to see Benedict Cumberbatch in ‘Hamlet’ – because it’s being broadcast live into cinemas on October 15 as part of the wondrous NT Live scheme, and you’re not enough of a numpty not to have bought your tickets already. Or are you? Well better book quick at and to whet your appetite , here’s the just-released official trailer to ‘Hamlet’, which for many will be the very first look at the production. Enjoy!

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