Rome

The Roman Empire's rise gets a royal treatment in this sprawling drama, which begins in 52 B.C., when Julius Caesar finally conquers Gaul, after years of war. Back in Rome, however, the Senate seeks to undermine Caesar's power, setting the stage for inevitable civil war. The HBO-BBC co-production took more than a year to make on acres of sets at Italy's (more…)

Premise

The Roman Empire's rise gets a royal treatment in this sprawling drama, which begins in 52 B.C., when Julius Caesar finally conquers Gaul, after years of war. Back in Rome, however, the Senate seeks to undermine Caesar's power, setting the stage for inevitable civil war. The HBO-BBC co-production took more than a year to make on acres of sets at Italy's legendary Cinecitta studios.

Cast

Former Cast

Gaius Julius Caesar
13 Episodes (2005-2015)
9 Episodes (2005-2015)
Scipio
9 Episodes (2005-2015)
Pompey Magnus
8 Episodes (2005-2015)

Guest Stars

Lindsay Duncan
Servilia, Servilia of the Julii, Servilia of the Junii
13 Episodes (2005-2007)
10 Episodes (2005-2007)
10 Episodes (2005-2007)
Vorena the Elder
9 Episodes (2005-2007)
Timon
9 Episodes (2005-2007)
Mascius
9 Episodes (2005-2007)
8 Episodes (2005-2007)
Allen Leech
Marcus Agrippa
7 Episodes (2007-2007)
Niobe
7 Episodes (2005-2005)
Zuleikha Robinson
7 Episodes (2007-2007)
7 Episodes (2005-2007)
Gaius Octavian (older)
7 Episodes (2007-2007)
6 Episodes (2007-2007)
6 Episodes (2007-2007)
Cassius
6 Episodes (2005-2007)
Gaius Maecenas
6 Episodes (2007-2007)
5 Episodes (2007-2007)
Ian McNeice
Newsreader
5 Episodes (2005-2007)
Cleopatra
5 Episodes (2005-2007)
Merula
5 Episodes (2007-2007)
Hannibal Cotta
4 Episodes (2007-2007)
Lepidus
3 Episodes (2007-2007)
Quintus Pompey
3 Episodes (2005-2005)
Omnipor
3 Episodes (2007-2007)
3 Episodes (2007-2007)
Erastes
2 Episodes (2005-2005)
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Deborah
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Caesarion
2 Episodes (2007-2007)
Alfidia
1 Episode (2007)
Rich Merchant
1 Episode (2007)
Bibulus
1 Episode (2007)
Richard Briers
Rev. Phillip Lambe
1 Episode (2015)
Old Woman
1 Episode (2007)
Cornelia
1 Episode (2005)
Priscus Maevius
1 Episode (2005)
Rubio
1 Episode (2005)
Evander
1 Episode (2005)
Pertinax
1 Episode (2005)
Old Weaver
1 Episode (2005)
Rhodomantes
1 Episode (2007)
Lucius
1 Episode (2005)
Aufidius Dento
1 Episode (2005)
Centurion Varro
1 Episode (2007)
Glabius
1 Episode (2005)
Ptolemy XIII
1 Episode (2005)

Credits

Executive Producer (5 Credits)
Co-Creator (2 Credits)
Creator (1 Credit)
Producer (3 Credits)
Screenwriter (1 Credit)
Co-Executive Producer (1 Credit)
9 Episodes (2007-2007)
Consulting Producer (1 Credit)
7 Episodes (2007-2007)
Composer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)