This production of Shakespeare’s classic love story was created solely for the screen and it was shot on a single stage, over 17 days, during a global pandemic.
One of the reasons that the entire Queerguru office are so keen to view this for themselves is the fact that Romeo the star-crossed lover is played by none other than Josh O’Connor (God’s Own Country and The Crown)
Romeo and Juliet is repeated on Sky Arts on 5 April and 8 April in the UK and is on PBS in the US on 23 April. Meanwhile here is a wee taster to know why everybody is getting so hot under the collar .
P.S. We should probably also mention that Jessie Buckley is playing the part of Juliet that many of you may have wanted