period: Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar

At the age of twenty Julius Caeser flees Rome for his life during the reign of Sulla but through skill and ambition rises four decades later to become Rome’s supreme dictator.

This mini-series follows the life of Caesar from his victories in Spain, Gaul & Egypt – including his relationship with Cleopatra – until his death on the Ides of March 44BCE.

Valeria Golino played Calpurnia, his betrayed wife.

The makeup

Manlio Rocchetti was the key makeup artist.