Britannia is an ambitious new drama which may just fill the Game of Thrones-shaped hole in your life. Here’s when to watch it, who’s in the cast and what to expect…
What time is Britannia on TV?
Britannia is on
Thursdays at 9pm on Sky Atlantic.
Sky TV subscribers can watch all nine episodes through Sky’s on demand service.
If you don’t have Sky, you can watch Britannia with a
14 day free trial with NOW TV.
What is it about?
The nine-parter is set in 43AD, and follows the Roman army who, after Julius Caeser’s failure to conquer Britain, return to crush its Celtic heart once and for all. When they arrive, they find a land ruled over by Celtic warrior kings and queens.
What can we expect?
Read our review…
Sky Atlantic’s Britannia: “Game of Thrones meets the most debauched year you ever had at Glastonbury”
Who’s in the cast?
David Morrissey leads the Roman army and Zoë Wanamaker plays a Celtic queen. They’re joined by a starry ensemble cast including Mackenzie Crook, Kelly Reilly, Ian McDiarmid and Julian Rhind-Tutt.
Meet the full cast here.
Where was it filmed?
Britannia was filmed in the Czech countryside near Prague and in various locations around Wales.
Read our filming location guide.
Is it really like Game of Thrones?
Series star David Morrissey thinks NOT…
Is there a trailer?
Yes, here you go…