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.

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.

From Special. Featuring: Tom Basden (Aurelius), Jonathan Pointing (Jason), Tom Rosenthal (Marcus), Ryan Sampson (Grumio), Patrick Baladi (General Diomedes), Tori Allen-Martin (Barbronelda) & Kåre Conradi (Segimundus).

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