Classic Male Monologues

Ben-Hur, Messala

Film Ben-Hur
Author Karl Tunberg
Role Messala 
Actor Stephen Boyd

Uncle Vanya, Dr. Mikhail Lvovich Astrov

Film Uncle Vanya
Play Uncle Vanya
Author Anton Chekhov
Role Dr. Mikhail Lvovich  Astrov
Actor Laurence  Olivier

A Midsummer Night's Dream, Puck

Film A Midsummer Night's Dream
Play A Midsummer Night's Dream
Author William Shakespeare
Role Puck 
Actor Stanley Tucci

Twelfth Night: Or What You Will, Orsino

Film Twelfth Night: Or What You Will
Play Twelfth Night: Or What You Will
Author William Shakespeare
Role Orsino 
Actor Toby  Stephens

Salome, Herod Antipas

Play Salome
Author Oscar Wilde
Role Herod  Antipas
Actor Al Pacino

The Tempest, Ariel

Play The Tempest
Author William Shakespeare
Role Ariel 

The Seagull, Konstantin Gavrilovich Treplyov

Play The Seagull
Author Anton  Chekhov
Role Konstantin Gavrilovich  Treplyov

The Cherry Orchard, Ermolai Alexeyevitch Lopakhin

Play The Cherry Orchard
Author Anton Chekhov
Role Ermolai Alexeyevitch  Lopakhin

Hamlet, Hamlet

Film Hamlet
Play Hamlet
Author William Shakespeare
Role Hamlet 
Actor Mel Gibson

Oedipus Rex, Oedipus

Play Oedipus Rex
Author  Sophocles
Role Oedipus 

Antony and Cleopatra, Mark Antony

Film Antony and Cleopatra
Play Antony and Cleopatra
Author William Shakespeare
Role Mark  Antony
Actor Charlton Heston

Othello, Iago

Film Othello
Play Othello
Author William Shakespeare
Role Iago 
Actor Kenneth  Branagh