A Touch of Murder
Mon, Sep 20, 1976 48 mins
A 13-part series, based on Robert Graves' novels, chronicling how the despised historian Claudius (10 B.C.-A.D. 54) came to rule the Roman Empire. Part 1 covers the reign of Claudius's grandparents: the emperor Augustus (Brian Blessed) and his scheming wife Livia. Claudius: Derek Jacobi. Agrippa: John Paul. Marcellus: Christopher Guard. Julia: Frances White.