Watch Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller swop roles in National Theatre's online screenings of Frankenstein

Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller star in Frankenstein, the latest online offering from National Theatre at Home.

Thursday, 30th April 2020, 5:30 am
Jonny Lee Miller as The Creature and Benedict Cumberbatch as Victor Frankenstein.

Watch Frankenstein with Benedict Cumberbatch as the creature and Jonny Lee Miller as Victor Frankenstein from today (Thursday, April 30) at 7pm UK time until May 7 at 7pm.

Then watch Frankenstein with Jonny Lee Miller as the creature and Benedict Cumberbatch as Victor Frankenstein from tomorrow (Friday, May 1) at 7pm UK time until May 8 at 7pm.

Directed by Academy Award-winner Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, Slumdog Millionaire), this production was filmed live at the National Theatre in London, in 2011 and watched by more than 800,000 people in cinemas around the world.

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Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein’s creature is cast out into a hostile universe where he meets with cruelty at every turn and is determined to track down his creator.

To watch Frankenstein, click here.