Actor long dreamed about this opportunity and his desire became a reality.
Al Pacino got the lead role in the film adaptation of Shakespeare’s play “King Lear” by Director Michael Radford and ready to get to work. In 2004, the actor and screenwriter has worked. They worked together in the framework of the creation of the film “the merchant of Venice”. In this tape, al Pacino got the role of Shylock. According to Redford, every star of TV screens want to get the role of Lear. It is a measure of skill and if the actor is trusted to play this character, then he has reached the highest level in professional activities.
Shooting a new version of “King Lear” will start in autumn in England. When I first show the movie is unknown. The play by William Shakespeare filmed repeatedly. The role of Lear was performed by Paul Scofield, Michel Piccoli, Anthony Hopkins and other famous the movie industry personality.
Al Pacino gained the favor of the audience with skillful image on screens of various mobsters. Audiences remember him for the role of Michael Corleone in “the Godfather”. For participation in the filming of the movie “Scent of a woman” Pacino was awarded the prestigious prize “Oscar”. Star wants to continue the success due to Shakespeare’s Lear.