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Britannia

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Genre: Drama & Comedy
Production Year: 2018
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Broadcaster: Sky Atlantic & Amazon Studios
Producer: Vertigo Films & Neal Street Productions
Also available: UHD

David Morrissey (The Walking Dead) and Kelly Reilly (True Detective) star in an epic and cinematic nine-part drama from award-winning writer Jez Butterworth (Spectre, Jerusalem). One of Sky's most ambitious drama ever, it's packed with action and emotion and is produced by Vertigo Films (Bronson, Monsters) and Neal Street Productions (Penny Dreadful, Call the Midwife). When the Romans invade Britain in 43AD, Kerra (Reilly), daughter of the King of the Cantii, is forced to put her differences aside with arch-rival Queen Antedia (Wanamaker) to face their invaders. The Romans, led by General Aulus Plautius (Morrissey), are determined to succeed where Julius Caesar failed and conquer this mythical land at the far edge of the Roman Empire. Aulus is a strong and resilient leader, but harbours a deep secret that threatens his mission. As tribes and Druids unite to fight the Romans, Kerra is thrust into the most important role of her life as she spearheads the resistance against the might of the Roman army. Starring Kelly Reilly (True Detective, Sherlock Holmes) David Morrissey (The Walking Dead, The Hollow Crown), Zoe Wanamaker (Harry Potter and The Philosopher's Stone), Mackenzie Crook (Pirates of The Caribbean), Stanley Weber (Outlander), Nikolaj Lie Kaas (The Killing), Hugo Speer (The Fully Monty), Annabel Scholey (Medici: Masters of Florence), Julian Rhind-Tutt (Bridget Jones's Baby), Eleanor Worthington-Cox (The Enfield Hunting). Executive Producers: Sam Mendes (American Beauty, Skyfall) James Richardson (Bronson, Monsters) Pippa Harris (Call the Midwife, Revolutionary Road) Nicholas Brown (Penny Dreadful). Writers: Jez Butterworth (Spectre, Jerusalem) Tom Butterworth (Tin Star, Fortitude) Richard McBrien (Spooks, Merlin)

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Available Episodes

  1. 1 Promo - Sky Atlantic teaser 1
  2. 2 Promo - Sky Atlantic teaser 2
  3. 3 Episode 1
  4. 4 Episode 2
  5. 5 Episode 3