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


  • TV sitcom
  • ITV2 / ITVX
  • 2013 - 2022
  • 39 episodes (5 series)

Modern comedy set in Ancient rome, following a trio of very normal blokes who certainly won't make the history books. Stars Tom Rosenthal, Ryan Sampson, Jon Pointing, Tom Basden, Ellie Taylor and more.

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Soldiers Of Rome extended trailer

Marcus, Grumio, Jason and Aurelius join the army in peace-time, hoping to win respect, romance and discounts at participating restaurants. But when war's declared, they're sent to fight on the front line for a cause they don't believe in. Now their main interest is the struggle for survival.

Soldiers of Rome Trailer

An epic, feature-length finale sees the boys enlisted in the Roman army.

Extravagant Wedding

Jason's brother Darius is getting married and Marcus desperately wants to hire out the Crown & Toga for the occasion, while Grumio offers his services as wedding planner.

Aurelius gets attacked

After an argument, Marcus' parents split up, but things end badly when Aurelius takes his mum out on a date!

Plebs Series 5 Bloopers

Some bits that were cut out of Series 5 of the Roman sitcom.

Grumio finds an ancient treasure and gets in trouble with the law

The guys are at the police station being questioned for a missing person case. Grumio reveals how he found an ancient brooch and later met the man the police are searching for.

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