To Be or Not to Be -- Will SOA's Jax Suffer Hamlet's Fate or Ride Off on His Harley?

November 18, 2014 5:49 PM

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All things must pass, even for the oft-times bulletproof characters from the fictional California-based motorcycle crew on Sons of Anarchy, which airs its increasingly anticipated series finale on December 2 on FX. This final season's chaos has been driven by a Hamlet-like Jax Teller (Charlie Hunnam) bent on revenge for the murder of Tara, the mother of his children.

SOA's creator Kurt Sutter has suggested that the series owes its inspiration to Shakespeare's Hamlet. As Hamlet is essentially a bloodbath, and as the Bard's tragedies always end with the protagonist dying, as a result of his own bad choices, one doesn't hold out much hope for anti-hero Jax, and oth...

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