Plebs is a British television series broadcast on ITV2. It was first broadcast in March 2013, and is produced by Tom Basden, Caroline Leddy, Sam Leifer and Teddy Leifer. It stars Tom Rosenthal, Jonathan Pointing and Ryan Sampson, who play young residents of ancient Rome. Joel Fry played 'Stylax' in series 1–3. The format has been compared to The Inbetweeners, Up Pompeii and Blackadder. The first series, comprising six episodes, was broadcast between 25 March and 22 April 2013. Three subsequent series of eight episodes each were broadcast between 22 September and 3 November 2014, between 4 April and 16 May 2016, and between 9 April and 21 May 2018. A fifth series has been commissioned with Rosenthal, Sampson and Pointing all returning. Filming for the fifth series started on 20 May 2019 with an expected air date in Autumn of the same year.
Creator : Tom Basden, Sam Leifer
Director : Sam Leifer
Writer : Tom Basden, Sam Leifer, Matt Morgan
Genre : Comedy, Sitcom