The life and rise of Livia Drusilla, the powerful wife of the Roman emperor Augustus Caesar.
Cast: Liam Cunningham, Roland Litrico, Nadia Parkes, Kasia Smutniak, Alex Lanipekun, Peter Campion, Ben Batt, Christine Bottomley, Ewan Horrocks, Alaïs Lawson, Matthew McNulty, Colette Dalal Tchantcho, Kevin Lettieri, Anthony Barclay, Emma Canning, Claire Forlani, Liah O'Prey, Darrell D'Silva, Naike Anna Silipo, Melodie Wakivuamina, Finn Bennett, Beau Gadsdon, Lex Shrapnel, Claudia Stecher, Enzo Cilenti, Oliver Huntingdon, Youssef Kerkour, Pedro Leandro, Joseph Ollman, Salvatore Palombi, Liam Garrigan, Tom Glynn-Carney, Nuvoletta Lucarelli, Alexandra Moloney, Meadow Nobrega, Annelle Olaleye, Bailey Spalding, Philip Arditti, Anthony Calf, Greg Hicks, Angelo Tanzi
As Livia tells her sons about their role in her Mission, the truth behind her part in Marcellus' death threatens to come out.
As Gaius' rivals taste blood in the water, Livia must outwit both them and her husband if the family is to be kept together.
Livia has no choice but to eliminate Marcellus, who plans to kill her sons and exile her when he assumes Gaius' position.
Gaius' illness causes a political crisis and reveals the weakness of Livia's position without him, a problem she must solve.
Livia's marriage to Gaius is compromised when she learns that she can't bear him any children.
Eleven years on, Livia is married to the powerful Gaius, and is pregnant again. Yet, she does not feel entirely secure.
When an amnesty is declared, a pregnant Livia returns to Rome to rebuild her family fortunes and save her friend.
Livia Drusilla loses everything in the Civil War as her father and husband find themselves defeated and forced into exile.