Classicist Mary Beard to make cameo in W1A

The presenter and classicist has been given a small turn in the new series alongside BBC creative director Alan Yentob, can reveal.

Ben Dowell, Radio Times, 7th April 2015

Tony Law & Mary Beard: How we met

I do hate all the abuse I've received online, but it has been more than made up for by this kind, good-spirited, funny person.

The Independent, 16th November 2014

All hail Plebs: sitcom with a title Tories should know

The much-loved classicist Mary Beard continues to conquer the airwaves, this time as an advisor on Plebs, a new sitcom set in Ancient Rome.

Alice Jones, The Independent, 3rd November 2012