Tom Basden Stars in ‘Plebs: Soldiers of Rome’

Tom Basden Stars in ‘Plebs: Soldiers of Rome’


Tom Basden stars in Plebs: Soldiers of Rome a feature-length finale to historical comedy Plebs, coming to ITVX on December 8th.

The official ITVX synopsis for Plebs: Soldiers of Rome explains that “Marcus, Grumio, Jason and Aurelius join the army in peacetime, hoping to win respect, romance and discounts at participating restaurants. But when war is 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…”

It goes on to promise that “the journey takes our new recruits from their humdrum lives in Rome to the army garrison and tribal villages on the Empire’s edge.”

Tom Basden (who also created the series and co-writes each episode) plays Aurelius.

Plebs: Soldiers of Rome is available on ITVX from December 8th 2022

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