Series 1 - Episode 1



First in a two-part drama-documentary exploring the life of the Carthaginian general. As Rome emerges to become the world's dominant power, Hannibal became determined to exact revenge for their attacks on Carthage. His campaign against the empire would culminate in his boldest stratagem - leading a 90,000 strong army accompanied by 37 elephants on a gruelling march across the Alps to strike at the heart of his enemy's territory. Alexander Siddig stars.

Cast & Crew

Hannibal Barca Alexander Siddig
Director Edward Bazalgette
Producer Ailsa Orr
Drama Documentary