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

Plebs

ITV2 sitcom about three men living in Rome. 38 episodes (5 series), 2013 - 2019. Stars Tom Rosenthal, Ryan Sampson, Jon Pointing, Tom Basden and others.

Another series is in development.
Series 5, Episode 3 is repeated on Tuesday at 1:50am.

Series 2, Episode 5 - The New Slave

Plebs. Image shows from L to R: Stylax (Joel Fry), Mushki (Tim Key), Metella (Lydia Rose Bewley). Copyright: RISE Films.
The boys buy an eccentric slave called Mushki at an auction. Grumio finds his position in the household gradually usurped as the new guy impresses Marcus. Stylax, however, has a sneaking suspicion that Mushki might be a psychopath.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 13th October 2014
Time
10pm
Channel
ITV2
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Tom Rosenthal Marcus
Ryan Sampson Grumio
Tom Basden Aurelius
Joel Fry Stylax
Doon Mackichan Flavia
Sophie Colquhoun Cynthia
Lydia Rose Bewley Metella
Guest cast
Adrian Scarborough Claudius (Memo Taker)
Tim Key Mushki
David Schneider Agorix
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
Julian Fullalove Production Designer
Oli Julian (as Oliver Julian) Composer
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