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I, Claudius (1976 - 1976)

I, Claudius (1976 - 1976)

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Series Info

A 13 part series based on Robert Graves' novels, centering on the historian Claudius and how, in an unlikely and violent chain of events, he came to rule the Roman Empire.

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Critics Consensus: Marrying a trove of terrific actors at the their peak with a masterful script that draws from irresistibly juicy source material, I, Claudius transcends its paltry production values to become a gold standard for historical dramas.

1976, PBS, 13 episodes

Cast

Derek Jacobi
as Claudius
Brian Blessed
as Augustus
John Paul
as Agrippa
George Baker
as Tiberius
Ian Ogilvy
as Drusus
John Hurt
as Caligula
Sheila White
as Messalina
Sheila Ruskin
as Vipsania
John Castle
as Postumus
David Robb
as Germanicus
Lyndon Brook
as Silanus
Graham Seed
as Britannicus
John Cater
as Narcissus
Sam Dastor
as Cassius
Fiona Walker
as Agrippina
Beth Morris
as Drusilla
Jo Rowbottom
as Calpurnia
Freda Dowie
as Caesonia
Ashley Knight
as Claudius as a Boy
Darien Angadi
as Plautius
Tyzack
as Antonia
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Series Details

TV Network: PBS
Premiere Date: Nov 6, 1977
Genre: Drama
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