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Heroes and Villains (2007–2008)

TV Series | Documentary, Drama

The story of some of the most remembered characters who transformed the world. Produced by the BBC, based in true facts, with the support of modern historians. This documentary tells how Napoleon, Spartacus, Richard Lionhearth, Atila, ...See moreThe story of some of the most remembered characters who transformed the world. Produced by the BBC, based in true facts, with the support of modern historians. This documentary tells how Napoleon, Spartacus, Richard Lionhearth, Atila, Shogun and Cortes printed their names in the books of history. See less
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2007 (United Kingdom)

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Rob Brydon
Stanislav Fréron Stanislav Fréron   See fewer
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Kevin Eldon
Romulus Romulus   See fewer
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Anthony Flanagan
Spartacus Spartacus   See fewer
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Brian McCardie
Hernan Cortes Hernan Cortes   See fewer
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Leon Ockenden
Earl of Leicester Earl of Leicester   See fewer
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James Saito
Ieyasu Tokugawa Ieyasu Tokugawa   See fewer
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Nadia Boussetta
Sparticus's Wife Sparticus's Wife   See fewer
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Hiro Kanagawa
Mitsunari Ishida Mitsunari Ishida   See fewer
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Nicholas Shaw
Sandoval Sandoval   See fewer
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Mick Walter
Zercon Zercon   See fewer
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Tom Burke
Napoleon Bonaparte Napoleon Bonaparte   See fewer
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Louis Ozawa Changchien
Hideaki Kobayakawa Hideaki Kobayakawa   See fewer
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Jamie Foreman
Slave Trader Slave Trader   See fewer
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Andrew Howard
Alvarado Alvarado   See fewer
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Rory McCann
Attila the Hun Attila the Hun   See fewer
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Steven Waddington
Richard the Lionheart Richard the Lionheart   See fewer
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Laura Greenwood
Paoletta Paoletta   See fewer
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Niall Macgregor
Velasquez Velasquez   See fewer
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Yuji Okumoto
Naomasa Ii Naomasa Ii   See fewer
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Mark Wingett
Batiatus Batiatus   See fewer
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Alice Krige
Letizia Letizia   See fewer
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Johnny Harris
Narrator / Oenameaus Narrator / Oenameaus   See fewer
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Hiroshi Katsuno
Mototada Torii Mototada Torii   See fewer
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Vineeta Rishi
Dona Marina Dona Marina   See fewer
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Stuart Wilson
Duke of Burgundy Duke of Burgundy   See fewer
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Alex Lowe
Junot Junot   See fewer
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Eidan Hanzei
Hideie Ukita Hideie Ukita   See fewer
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Michael Maloney
Vigilas Vigilas   See fewer
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Donald Sumpter
Garnier Garnier   See fewer
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Kenneth Cranham
General Carteaux General Carteaux   See fewer
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Robert Glenister
Crassus Crassus   See fewer
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Andy Lucas
Saladin Saladin   See fewer
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Jonny Phillips
Theodosius Theodosius   See fewer
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Koh Takeuchi
Hidetada Tokugawa Hidetada Tokugawa   See fewer
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Ramon Tikaram
Montezuma Montezuma   See fewer
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Gina Bellman
Catherine Carteaux Catherine Carteaux   See fewer
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Ian Barritt
Chrysaphius Chrysaphius   See fewer
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Silas Carson
Al-Adil Al-Adil   See fewer
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Togo Igawa
Hideyoshi Toyotomi Hideyoshi Toyotomi   See fewer
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T.J. Ramini
Cuauhtemoc Cuauhtemoc   See fewer
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Rupert Vansittart
Lentulus Lentulus   See fewer
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Ian Lindsay
Maximinus Maximinus   See fewer
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Kohei Mima
Tadayoshi Matsudaira Tadayoshi Matsudaira   See fewer
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Alec Newman
Villafana Villafana   See fewer
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Daragh O'Malley
William William   See fewer
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Roger Ashton-Griffiths
General Doppet General Doppet   See fewer
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Oliver Cotton
Actius Actius   See fewer
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Eugene Nomura
Kagekatsu Uesugi Kagekatsu Uesugi   See fewer
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Anthony Higgins
General Dugommier General Dugommier   See fewer
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Takahiro Hotta
Nobuyasu Matsudaira Nobuyasu Matsudaira   See fewer
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Yusuke Tochio
Hideyori Toyotomi Hideyori Toyotomi   See fewer
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Hiroaki Watanabe
Hidetada's aide Hidetada's aide   See fewer
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Michihiro Kinoshita
Ieyasu general Ieyasu general   See fewer
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Toshiyuki Sasaki
Ieyasu general Ieyasu general   See fewer
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Tetsuo Fujisawa
Mitsunari's aide Mitsunari's aide   See fewer
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Jirô Shirai
Mitsunari's aide Mitsunari's aide   See fewer
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Shinobu Sakurai
Young soldier Young soldier   See fewer
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Yukiharu Yamaguchi
Ukita's aide Ukita's aide   See fewer
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Masayuki Ohta
Messenger Messenger   See fewer
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Shero Rauf
Warrior #1 - One Man Army Warrior #1 - One Man Army   See fewer
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7.8 / 10 | 191 votes