Troy: Fall of a City (2018)

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17 February 2018
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7 April 2018
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A British-American television mini-series, consisting of 8 hour-long episodes, broadcast weekly on BBC One in the UK, with Netflix streaming the show internationally outside the UK. Wikipedia describes the series as less of an adaptation of Homer's Iliad or Odyssey "but rather an original take on the Greek myths". Filming took place near Cape Town, South Africa.
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Script Author(s)
Iliad Homer
Odyssey Homer
Person Role Notes
Jonas Armstrong Actor Menelaus
Joe Barton Adaptor Screenplay
Mark Brozel Director
Bella Dayne Actor Helen
Aimee-Ffion Edwards Actor Cassandra
Alfred Enoch Actor Aeneas
David Farr Adaptor Overall series' creator, executive producer and one of four screenplay writers
Chris Fisher Actor Deiphobus
David Gyasi Actor Achilles
Nancy Harris Adaptor Screenplay
Johnny Harris Actor Agamemnon
Owen Harris Director
Louis Hunter Actor Paris (Alexander)
Hakeem Kae-Kazim Actor Zeus
Lex King Actor Aphrodite
Alex Lanipekun Actor Pandarus
Joseph Mawle Actor Odysseus
Frances O'Connor Actor Hecuba
Chloe Pirrie Actor Andromache
Christiaan Schoombie Actor Troilus
David Threlfall Actor Priam
Lemogang Tsipa Actor Patroclus
Mika Watkins Adaptor Screenplay
Tom Weston-Jones Actor Hector
Amy Louise Wilson Actor Briseis
Amy Louise Wilson

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