Patrick Stewart giving daily Shakespeare readings during coronavirus lockdown
Patrick Stewart in Blunt Talk (Screen capture)

The Star Trek: Picard star, 79, who cut his teeth as an actor with Britain's Royal Shakespeare Company, posted a video of himself reading out the legendary playwright and poet's Sonnet 116 on Instagram over the weekend (21-22Mar20).He later revealed he was so pleased with the reaction from fans he will make a daily recording, starting with Sonnet 1."I was delighted by the response to my posting of Shakespeare's Sonnet 116," he captioned a video of him reading the verse. "It has led me to undertake what follows."When I was a child in the 1940s, my mother would cut up slices of fruit for me (the...


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