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'I've always said that if I can introduce just one person to the thrill of Shakespeare I would be happy' - Actor Brian Blessed tells the Daily Mail he's delighted that Shakespeare DVDs are becoming a surprise hit at Poundland. More than 12,000 King Lear DVDs have been snapped up at the budget chain in recent weeks, overtaking Hollywood blockbusters.

Last Updated: 09 Oct 2013

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