Welcome To The New Celebrity #IceBucketChallenge

Kanye meets King Lear. Madonna meets Macbeth.

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And now celebrities are flooding the web with another challenge. And it's hilarious.

Welcome to #15SecondShakespeare – which involves people dramatically reciting pop songs as if they were in a Shakespeare play.

My #15SecondShakespeare thanks @r_jacz and I nominate @imrosemciver and @jenmorrisonlive https://t.co/NjwzCf1FBN

And celebrities are flooding Twitter with their renditions.

Here's Minnie Driver using Kanye's lyrics.

@davidfynn #kanye made me go full Staurt. #15secondshakespeare I also nominate @SirPatStew

And Ralf Little's "Gold Digger" is pure genius.

Ok @CHIMPSINSOCKS here's my #15secondShakespeare (at 25 secs). Nominate @jackwhitehall and @Sheridansmith1

True Blood's Stephen Moyer also gave it a go.

it's over 15 but U can't rush The Bard Of Woking. I nominate @alistairpetrie & @IAmJohnAles #15secondshakespeare

Not only are they damn amusing.

@FisayoAkinade @rebeccacallard nominate: @RalfLittle Martin Freeman and @daisy_haggard #15secondshakespeare

And brilliantly enjoyable to watch.

Thanks for the nom @amyhubcast Calling @Jason__Watkins @EnzoCilenti and @EdStoppard #15secondshakespeare

But it's also for charity, raising awareness and money for the British Red Cross.

Hey. @davidfynn here is my #15secondShakespeare I nominate @neilhimself @JoeSims10

@JAHollingworth ! #15secondshakespeare #redcross I nominate @RubyBentall @tomoausten @FionaHampton

#15secondshakespeare @JaneSlavin @garybeadle @RonanSummers #WBstudios #Supergirl I nominate @alistairpetrie

Here's how to donate and get involved btw.

In case you're wondering what #15secondshakespeare is all about... http://t.co/tW3yilgvmm Text ACT to 70600 to donate £10


Now can we please see Patrick Stewart's nomination happen...