Aired Wednesday December 6, 9:50pm - 10:30pmon BBC Two

Upstart Crow

A Crow Christmas Carol

It's a bleak midwinter in the Shakespeare household as the family comes to terms with a cruel loss, but when a mysterious stranger offers to share with Will a tale of redemption he becomes filled anew with love and light and hope.

Drama / Holiday / Sitcom
Original air date
Cast and crew
  • Richard BodenDirector
  • Kenneth BranaghColin / The Stranger
  • Lily ColeEphie Watkins
  • Dominic ColemanCondell
  • Tim DownieKit Marlowe
  • Harry EnfieldJohn Shakespeare
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