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  • Empire (2012– )
  • Not Rated
    TV Mini-series | 303 min | Documentary, History
Empire (2012– )
Not Rated
TV Mini-series | 303 min | Documentary, History

Written and presented by English broadcaster, journalist, and author Jeremy Paxman, this richly detailed documentary follows the rise of the British Empire. At its height, the small island nation ruled over a quarter of the world's ...See moreWritten and presented by English broadcaster, journalist, and author Jeremy Paxman, this richly detailed documentary follows the rise of the British Empire. At its height, the small island nation ruled over a quarter of the world's population. Examining what is often considered a dark stain on British history, it shows how greed and a lust for power marginalized numerous groups across the Empire's vast expanse. See less
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Updated Mar 16, 2012

Release date (First episode)
Feb 27, 2012 (United Kingdom)

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33 cast members
Name Episodes Known for
Jeremy Paxman
Self - Presenter Self - Presenter   See fewer
5
Michael Palin
Self - Co-Writer, Ripping Yarns Self - Co-Writer, Ripping Yarns   See fewer
1
1
1
1
1
Ted Alleyne
Self - Colonial Officer, Kenya 1960-65 Self - Colonial Officer, Kenya 1960-65   See fewer
1
Ahmed Hamroush
Self - Club Member, Gezira Sporting Club Self - Club Member, Gezira Sporting Club   See fewer
1
1
1
Elango Velautham
Self - Singapore Botanic Gardens Self - Singapore Botanic Gardens   See fewer
1
Mohammed Sultan
Self - Caretaker, Coronation Park Self - Caretaker, Coronation Park   See fewer
1
1
Salam Al Atrash
Self - Bedouin elder Self - Bedouin elder   See fewer
1
Maurice Foster
Self - Jamaican Cricket Team 1964-1978 Self - Jamaican Cricket Team 1964-1978   See fewer
1
Macford Chipuliko
Self - Providence Industrial Mission, Chiradzulu Self - Providence Industrial Mission, Chiradzulu   See fewer
1
Amit Dhar
Self - Royal Riders Club, Kolkata Self - Royal Riders Club, Kolkata   See fewer
1
Michael Grizzle
Self - Descendent of slaves Self - Descendent of slaves   See fewer
1
1
Darshan Shah
Self - Manager, Weavers Studio Self - Manager, Weavers Studio   See fewer
1
1
1
Heather Elsley
Self - Scottish Corner Shop, Fergus Self - Scottish Corner Shop, Fergus   See fewer
1
1
1
1
1
1
Deirdre Nyasa Livingstone
Self - Granddaughter of William Jervis Livingstone Self - Granddaughter of William Jervis Livingstone   See fewer
1
Feisal Malik
Self - Grandson of Indian railway worker Self - Grandson of Indian railway worker   See fewer
1
Ashley Jackson
Self - Collector Self - Collector   See fewer
1
Alice Wanjiru Kariuki
Self - Mau Mau Genral Self - Mau Mau Genral   See fewer
1
Esther Billy Pondelani
Self - Head Teacher, Nkolokoti Primary School Self - Head Teacher, Nkolokoti Primary School   See fewer
1
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