Troy: Fall Of A City

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) (2018)
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Action, Children
UK | English | Color | 8h
3.8

Told from the perspective of the Trojan royal family at the heart of the siege, Troy: Fall Of A City is retell the story of the 10 year old siege of Troy, which occurred in the 12 or 13th century BC.


Cast View all

Louis Hunter Paris
Bella Dayne Helen
David Threlfall Priam
Johnny Harris Agamemnon
David Gyasi Achilles
Joseph Mawle Odysseus
Jonas Armstrong Menelaus
Tom Weston-Jones Hector
Chloe Pirrie Andromache
Frances O’Connor Hecuba
Christiaan Schoombie Troilus
Carl Beukes Diomedes
Garth Breytenbach Ajax

Crew View all

Director Owen Harris
Writer Joey Barton
Producer Barney Reisz
Photography Gustav Danielsson
Musician Robin Coudert

Episodes View details

1 Black Blood 60 min | Feb 17, 2018

"Day and time to be confirmed"

Director: Owen Harris
Writer: David Farr
2 Conditions 60 min | Feb 24, 2018

News of the shock elopement between Helen and Paris reaches Troy, as the pair arrive in the city to face the alarming consequences of their actions. In Sparta, Helen’s furious husband Menelaus (Jonas Armstrong) rages at her disappearance, and his brother Agamemnon (Johnny Harris) inspires a Greek army to attack Troy and get her back. Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Joseph Mawle) is sent for, but he is too unwell to join the coalition. Or is he? Priam (David Threlfall) and Hecuba (Frances O’Connor) debate whether to send Helen back or face the repercussions. In Aulis, where the Greeks are gathered, the winds aren’t in their favour and the fleet can’t leave. The goddess Artemis (Thando Hopa) presents Agamemnon with an agonising dilemma that will test him to the full. Also starring David Gyasi as Achilles, Tom Weston-Jones as Hector, Chloe Pirrie as Andromache, Aimee Ffion Edwards as Cassandra, Alex Lanipekun as Pandarus, Alfred Enoch as Aeneas, and David Avery as Xanthius.

Director: Owen Harris
Writer: David Farr
Guest stars: David Gyasi as Achilles, Tom Weston-Jones as Hector, Chloe Pirrie as Andromache, Aimee Ffion Edwards as Cassandra, Alex Lanipekun as Pandarus, Alfred Enoch as Aeneas, and David Avery as Xanthius.
3 Siege 60 min | Mar 03, 2018

With the Greeks' grip on the city tightening, Hector and Paris embark on a dangerous journey to a nearby ally to ask for help. Relying on each other for survival tests and strengthens their bond, but a familiar face reappears to tell Hector the disturbing truth about his brother.

Director: Owen Harris
Writer: Nancy Harris
4 Spoils of War 60 min | Mar 10, 2018

Achilles' shock attack on Troy's ally Cilicia devastates the Trojans and puts the spotlight on Helen. Andromache receives both good news and bad. A bitter dispute erupts between Agamemnon and Achilles.

Director: Mark Brozel
Writer: Mika Watkins
5 Hunted 55 min | Mar 17, 2018

Paris is hunted by the Greeks and returns to his former life, leaving Helen without an ally in Troy just as Pandarus's investigation gathers momentum. The Trojans attempt to take advantage of the divisions within the Greek camp.

Director: Mark Brozel
Writer: David Farr
6 Battle on the Beach 55 min | Mar 24, 2018

The Trojans receive a message from the gods and embark on a daring raid with new allies. Helen's situation remains precarious. Achilles is provoked into returning to battle.

Director: Mark Brozel
Writer: Joe Barton
7 Twelve Days 55 min | Mar 30, 2018

King Priam takes his life into his hands to visit Achilles. A truce is agreed, but will it hold? Helen faces a personal crisis as her relationship with Paris comes under strain.

Director: John Strickland
Writer: David Farr
8 Offering 55 min | Apr 06, 2018

The Trojans are stunned to discover that all that remains of the Greek army in Troy is an offering to the gods in the form of a wooden horse. They believe the war may finally be over, and celebrations begin. But perhaps too soon.

Director: John Strickland
Writer: David Farr

Editions

Barcode Format Region Released Edition
5060352304749 Blu-ray Disc
5060352304725 DVD 2 Apr 23, 2018