Mathew Baynton interview: on playing Shakespeare – and playing the clown

Published in The Independent on Sunday on September 13, 2015

To be or not to be William Shakespeare? It wasn’t a hard question for actor Mathew Baynton to answer – especially as his take on the Bard is rather, well, irreverent. Bill is a new film made by and starring the Horrible Histories gang, who give the early life of Shakespeare their surreally comic signature treatment. Just don’t call it a kids’ film… Continue reading “Mathew Baynton interview: on playing Shakespeare – and playing the clown”