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. 38 episodes (5 series), 2013 - 2019. Stars Tom Rosenthal, Ryan Sampson, Jon Pointing, Tom Basden and others.

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Series 2, Episode 8 - The Race

Plebs. Grumio (Ryan Sampson). Copyright: RISE Films.
Marcus is stressed because the girls will soon be deported unless they raise 3,000 denarii. Stylax suggests they bet their savings on him winning an underground chariot race. Grumio visits Landlord in prison through a sewage pipe.

Broadcast details

Monday 3rd November 2014
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Tom Rosenthal Marcus
    Ryan Sampson Grumio
    Tom Basden Aurelius
    Karl Theobald Landlord
    Tom Davis Davus
    Joel Fry Stylax
    Doon Mackichan Flavia
    Sophie Colquhoun Cynthia
    Lydia Rose Bewley Metella
    Guest cast
    Neil Stuke Cornelius
    Cliff Parisi Fulvio
    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


    Series 2 Series Finale Trailer

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    Featuring: Tom Rosenthal (Marcus), Ryan Sampson (Grumio), Karl Theobald (Landlord), Joel Fry (Stylax).


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