Rome may be the saga of two ordinary Roman soldiers and their own families. A romantic drama of love and betrayal, masters and slaves, and husbands and spouses, it chronicles epic times that saw nov a republic in addition to creation of a kingdom. The show starts in 51 BC, as Gaius Julius Caesar has finished their masterful conquest of Gaul after eight several years of war, and it is getting ready to come back to Rome. He heads home with several thousand faithful battle-hardened men, a large amount of loot in gold and slaves, and a populist agenda for radical change that is social. Terrified, the aristocracy threatens to prosecute Caesar for war crimes the moment he sets base in Rome. Caesar’s old mentor and friend, Pompey Magnus, tries to foment mutiny so that you can take care of the stability of power. Two of Caesar’s soldiers, Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo, thwart Pompey’s plan as well as in the process, win the eternal appreciation of Caesar together with Julian clan, affording the 2 plebian officers a romantic view for the governing class. The fates of Pullo and Vorenus become entwined with those of Caesar, Mark Antony, Cleopatra additionally the child Octavian, a strange and embarrassing son or daughter whom, by governmental guile and bloody force, can be the initial emperor of Rome.
A BBC (we, Claudius) and HBO (the Sopranos) co-production. (co-produced – Band of Brothers)
Filmed in Rome at Cinecitta Studios as well as on location around Europe.
Planned for launch, Fall of 2005.
Executive Producer/Lead Writer – Bruno Heller Touching Evil (2004), The Huntress (2000), The Expendables (2000)
Director (3 Episodes) – Michael Apted Heaven’s Prisoner’s/Blink (2004), Enigma (2002)
Article writers – John Milius, Paolo Tiberti, Alexandra Cunningham, David Frankel, Adrian Hodges, William J. MacDonald
Character – Actor – Partial Credits.
Gaius Julius Caesar – Ciaran Hinds Phantom for the Opera (2003), amount of All worries (2002), Mary Reilly (1996)