Jonny Lee Miller and Benedict Cumberbatch alternated the roles of Victor Frankenstein and the Creature throughout the show’s run at the National Theatre. At the Urania screenings, on the 12th December Cumberbatch plays as Frankenstein and Miller as the Creature, on the 19th December Miller plays as Frankenstein and Cumberbatch as the Creature.
National Theatre Live’s 2011 broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas as part of the National Theatre’s 50th anniversary celebrations.
Oscar-winner Danny Boyle (127 Hours, Slumdog Millionaire, Trainspotting) returned to the theatre to direct this visionary production with Benedict Cumberbatch (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Sherlock TV-series) and Jonny Lee Miller (Trainspotting).
Frankenstein enjoyed a sell-out run at the National Theatre, and went on to win awards including the 2012 Olivier Award for Best Actor for Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller. Don’t miss the chance to catch Danny Boyle’s electrifying stage production as encore screenings take place at the Urania National Filmtheater on 9th and 16th December.
Theatre performance from the National Theatre, London, 110 min, 2010
original language with English and Hungarian subtitles