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Based on the novels by ROBERT GRAVES
The BBC2 Serial in 12 parts 1: A Touch of Murder
Written by JACK PULMAN
' I, Claudius, am now about to write this strange history ...' His history is of Rome and starts during the Emperorship of Augustus. Augustus rules Rome and therefore the world, but his wife, Livia, rules him.
Cast in order of appearance
... the series that was to become the most compelling of 1976. (FINANCIAL TIMES)
Producer MARTIN LISEMORE Director HERBERT WISE
Augustus, Emperor of Rome:
Marcellus, Augustus's son-in-law:
Julia, Augustus's daughter:
Livia, Augustus's second wife:
Tiberius, Livia's som:
Octavia, Augustus's sister:
Vipsania, Tiberius's first wife:
Antonia (as a child):
Drusus, Livia's second son:
Antonia, Octavia's daughter:
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