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I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 23

"I, Claudius," the conclusion. Weary of ruling, Claudius marries his niece (Barbara Young) and makes her son Nero his heir. Pallas: Bernard Hepton. Narcissus: John Cater. Britannicus: Graham Seed. Octavia: Cheryl Johnson. Plautius: Roger Bizley. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 22

"I, Claudius," Part 12 focuses on the sexual escapades of Messalina (Sheila White). Claudius: Derek Jacobi. Pallas: Bernard Hepton. Mnester: Nicholas Amer. Silius: Stuart Wilson. Narcissus: John Cater. Scylla: Charlotte Howard. Domitia: Moira Redmond. Calpurnia: Jo Rowbottom. Justus: George Innes. Vivius: Manning Wilson. Herod: James Faulkner. Beta: Linal Haft. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 21

"I, Claudius," Part 11. Claudius (Derek Jacobi) proves a shrewd emperor but an imperceptive husband. Messalina: Sheila White. Silanus: Lyndon Brook. Herod: James Faulkner. Domitia: Moira Redmond. Gratus: Bernard Hill. Rufrius: Geoffrey Hinsliff. Narcissus: John Cater. Pallas: Bernard Hepton. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 20

"I, Claudius," Part 10. Caligula (John Hurt) forces noblewomen to staff a brothel and makes Claudius (Derek Jacobi) the doorkeeper. Calpurnia: Jo Rowbottom. Caesonia: Freda Dowie. Cassius: Sam Dastor. Messalina: Sheila White. Marcus: Norman Eshley. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 19

"I, Claudius," Part 9. Caligula (John Hurt) ascends the throne---and proclaims himself god. Claudius: Derek Jacobi. Drusilla: Beth Morris. Antonia: Margaret Tyzack. Herod: James Faulkner. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 18

"I, Claudius," Part 8. Tiberius forbids Sejanus (Patrick Stewart) to marry Livilla (Patricia Quinn) and thus become his heir. Claudius: Derek Jacobi. Antonia: Margaret Tyzack. Caligula: John Hurt. Agrippina: Fiona Walker. Apicata: Kate Lansbury. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 17

"I, Claudius," Part 7. While Livia (Sian Phillips) regrets having put her son Tiberius on the throne, his lieutenant and grandson scheme to succeed him. Claudius: Derek Jacobi. Castor: Kevin McNally. Livilla: Patricia Quinn. Agrippina: Fiona Walker. Herod: James Faulkner. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 16

"I, Claudius," Part 6. Tiberius (George Baker) is the judge of the accused poisoners of Germanicus. Claudius: Derek Jacobi. Piso: Stratford Johns. Plancina: Irene Hamilton. Livia: Sian Phillips. Agrippina: Fiona Walker. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 15

"I, Claudius," Part 5. Augustus learns of Livia's treachery---and becomes her next target. Brian Blessed. Livia: Sian Phillips. Claudius: Derek Jacobi. Germanicus: David Robb. Tiberius: George Baker. Postumus: John Castle. Livilla: Patricia Quinn. Sejanus: Patrick Stewart. Fabius: Jonathan Burn. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 14

"I, Claudius," Part 4. The affair of Postumus (John Castle), the heir apparent, enhances Tiberius's chances of succeeding Augustus (Brian Blessed). Livia: Sian Phillips. Livilla: Patricia Quinn. Claudius: Derek Jacobi. Tiberius: George Baker. Herod: James Faulkner. Antonia: Margaret Tyzack. Germanicus: David Robb. Livy: Denis Carey. Pollio: Donald Eccles. Castor: Kevin McNally. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 13

"I, Claudius," Part 3. One of Julia's lovers becomes a spy for Livia (Sian Phillips), who seeks proof of Julia's infidelity. Julia: Frances White. Augustus: Brian Blessed. Tiberius: George Baker. Claudius as a Boy: Ashley Knight. Plautius: Darien Angadi. Lucius: Simon MacCorkindale. Praxis: Alan Thompson. Herod: Michael Clements. Claudius: Derek Jacobi. Antonia: Margaret Tyzack. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 12

"I, Claudius," Part 2. Hoping to succeed Augustus, Tiberius (George Baker) marries the Emperor's daughter (Frances White). Augustus: Brian Blessed. Livia: Sian Phillips. Drusus: Ian Ogilvy. Claudius: Derek Jacobi. Antonia: Margaret Tyzack. Vipsania: Sheila Ruskin. Rufus: Michael Hawkins. read more

I, Claudius Season 7, Episode 11

Part 1 of "I, Claudius" involves the reign of Claudius's grandparents: Augustus (Brian Blessed) and his wife Livia (Sian Phillips). Claudius: Derek Jacobi. Agrippa: John Paul. Marcellus: Christopher Guard. Julia: Frances White. read more

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Premiered: January 10, 1971, on PBS
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