Plebs. Image shows from L to R: Jason (Jon Pointing), Grumio (Ryan Sampson), Marcus (Tom Rosenthal). Copyright: RISE Films.


ITV2 sitcom about three men living in Rome. 30 episodes (4 series), 2013 - 2018. Stars Tom Rosenthal, Ryan Sampson, Jon Pointing, Tom Basden and others.

Another series is in development.

Series 1, Episode 1 - The Orgy

Plebs. Stylax (Joel Fry). Copyright: RISE Films.
Things take an upward turn for the boys when Marcus meets some fit Britons in the courtyard and Stylax finds a flyer to an orgy. With his grocery budget now spent on orgy tickets, Grumio must scrimp and save in order to put food on the table.

Broadcast details

Monday 25th March 2013
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Tom Rosenthal Marcus
    Ryan Sampson Grumio
    Tom Basden Aurelius
    Karl Theobald Landlord
    Joel Fry Stylax
    Doon Mackichan Flavia
    Sophie Colquhoun Cynthia
    Lydia Rose Bewley Metella
    Guest cast
    Javone Prince Bouncer
    Adrian Scarborough Claudius (Memo Taker)
    Writing team
    Sam Leifer Writer
    Tom Basden Writer
    Production team
    Sam Leifer Director
    Teddy Leifer Producer
    Caroline Leddy Executive Producer
    Sam Leifer Executive Producer
    Nick Ames Editor
    Joe Randall-Cutler Editor
    Julian Fullalove Production Designer
    Oli Julian (as Oliver Julian) Composer


    If your name's not on the scroll, you're not coming in

    Stylax, Marcus and Grumio try to elude the doorman and 'slip' their way into an orgy.

    Featuring: Tom Rosenthal (Marcus), Javone Prince (Bouncer), Ryan Sampson (Grumio), Joel Fry (Stylax).

    Marcus, the prude

    Stylax teases Marcus for being a massive prude.

    Featuring: Tom Rosenthal (Marcus), Joel Fry (Stylax).

    Invite to an Orgy

    Stylax gets an invite to an Orgy and tries to persuade Marcus that it's a good idea.

    Featuring: Tom Rosenthal (Marcus), Joel Fry (Stylax).


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