Ways to Watch

On TV

Not Available

On Demand

Not Available

Showtime Anytime

Not Available
Learn More

Don't Have Showtime?

Order Now

Shakespeare In Love

When Will Shakespeare (Joseph Fiennes) needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola (Gwyneth Paltrow) starts the words flowing like never before. There are just two things he'll have to learn about his new love: not only is she promised to marry someone else, but she's successfully impersonating a man in order to play the lead in Will's latest production. Winner of 7 Academy Awards(R), including Best Picture.

Written by: Marc Norman &

Written by: Tom Stoppard

Directed by: John Madden

Duration: 123 mins

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Advisories: Adult Language, Adult Content, Brief Nudity, Mild Violence

Rating: R

Audio Format: Surround Sound, Dolby Digital 5.1, English/Spanish

Video Format: HDTV, Closed Captioning

Tonight on Showtime
8 PM ET/PT
Ray Donovan: Volcheck
9 PM ET/PT
Ray Donovan: Rodef
10 PM ET/PT
Masters of Sex: One for the Money, Two for the Show
11 PM ET/PT
Ray Donovan: Rodef
Schedules