Poseidons Gold

Dramatisation by Mary Cutler of the novel by Lindsey Davis, featuring her Roman detective, Falco.

Episodes

SeriesEpisodeFirst
Broadcast
RepeatedComments
012009051820120206 (BBC7)
20120207 (BBC7)
20140407 (BBC7)
20140408 (BBC7)

Back in Rome after his adventures in Celtic Germany, Falco finds a stranger waiting at his mother's house. And it is not long before he finds himself in a fight.

The Roman detective is looking to rest, but his brother's old colleague has other ideas.

The Roman detective is looking forward to a rest, but his brother's old military colleague has other ideas. Stars Anton Lesser.

022009051920120207 (BBC7)
20120208 (BBC7)
20140408 (BBC7)
20140409 (BBC7)

Not only is Falco accused of murder, but he has discovered that his brother was involved in an art dealing scam. To make matters worse, Helena has some searching questions for him about the history of his love life.

The Roman detective is now a murder suspect himself. Plus his old love life haunts him.

The Roman detective is now a murder suspect himself. To make things worse, his old love life is haunting him. Stars Anton Lesser.

032009052020120208 (BBC7)
20120209 (BBC7)
20140409 (BBC7)
20140410 (BBC7)

Falco and Helena visit Marina to see if they can discover what happened on Festus' last night in Rome. Falco is left with no choice but to seek out his estranged father.

If he's to clear his name, the Roman detective must confront his difficult past.

If he's to clear his name, the Roman detective must confront his difficult past. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

If he's going to clear his name, the Roman detective must confront his difficult past.

If he's going to clear his name, the Roman detective must confront his difficult past. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

042009052120120209 (BBC7)
20120210 (BBC7)
20140410 (BBC7)
20140411 (BBC7)

Falco has to eat humble pie and talk to his father, Geminus. Was he involved in Festus' art scam and can he help get Falco clear of his murder charge?

The Roman detective tries to get his father's help, but old wounds don't heal easily.

The Roman detective tries to get his father's help, but old wounds don't heal easily. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

052009052220120210 (BBC7)
20120211 (BBC7)
20140411 (BBC7)
20140412 (BBC7)

Falco's father's business is attacked again, as they try to get to the bottom of the scam that Festus was running before his death in battle. And Falco is still trying to convince the authorities that he is not guilty of murder.

The Roman detective hopes maritime matters can clear him, but Geminus brings bad news.

The Roman detective hopes maritime matters can clear him, but Geminus brings bad news. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

062009052520120213 (BBC7)
20120214 (BBC7)
20140414 (BBC7)
20140415 (BBC7)

Falco visits Varga, a drunken fresco artist, who seems to know more than he is letting on.

Battling a murder charge, the Roman detective visits a drunken fresco artist who knew his dead brother. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

Battling a murder charge, the Roman detective visits a drunken artist who knew his brother

072009052620120214 (BBC7)
20120215 (BBC7)

Varga, the drunken fresco painter, finds himself getting plastered in a different way when he receives a visit from Falco and his dad - now known as The Didius Boys. With Carus and Servia turning the screw, they need to work quickly to discover the truth.

The Roman detective visits his father's creditors, and starts to doubt Varga's veracity.

The Roman detective visits his father's creditors, and starts to doubt Varga's veracity. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

082009052720120215 (BBC7)
20120216 (BBC7)

Falco and Geminus travel to Capua and track down the sculptor Orontes to discover more about his role in the art scam. After a hard day's work, Falco finally gets to celebrate his birthday.

The Roman detective hunts for an elusive sculptor; a chance encounter gives him the edge.

The Roman detective hunts for an elusive sculptor; a chance encounter gives him the edge. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

092009052820120216 (BBC7)
20120217 (BBC7)

A grisly discovery at Flora's Bar throws light on Falco's murder accusation, while Helena realises that there is something mysterious about the upstairs room.

The detective makes a discovery in Rome, but is he ready to reconcile with his father?

The detective makes a grisly discovery back in Rome, but is he ready to reconcile with his father? Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

10 LAST2009052920120217 (BBC7)
20120218 (BBC7)

Falco discovers the true nature of his brother's death in battle and the identity of the mysterious owner of Flora's. Meanwhile, the plan to get their own back on Carus and Servia doesn't go precisely according to plan.

The Roman detective has discovered a hidden room, but can he solve the lingering mystery?

The Roman detective has discovered a hidden room, but can he solve the lingering mystery? Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

FALCO012009051820120206 (BBC7)
20120207 (BBC7)

Back in Rome after his adventures in Celtic Germany, Falco finds a stranger waiting at his mother's house. And it is not long before he finds himself in a fight.

The Roman detective is looking to rest, but his brother's old colleague has other ideas.

4 Extra Debut. The Roman detective is looking forward to a rest, but his brother's old military colleague has other ideas. Stars Anton Lesser.

FALCO022009051920120207 (BBC7)
20120208 (BBC7)

Not only is Falco accused of murder, but he has discovered that his brother was involved in an art dealing scam. To make matters worse, Helena has some searching questions for him about the history of his love life.

The Roman detective is now a murder suspect himself. Plus his old love life haunts him.

4 Extra Debut. The Roman detective is now a murder suspect himself. To make things worse, his old love life is haunting him. Stars Anton Lesser.

FALCO032009052020120208 (BBC7)
20120209 (BBC7)

Falco and Helena visit Marina to see if they can discover what happened on Festus' last night in Rome. Falco is left with no choice but to seek out his estranged father.

If he's to clear his name, the Roman detective must confront his difficult past.

4 Extra Debut. If he's to clear his name, the Roman detective must confront his difficult past. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

FALCO042009052120120209 (BBC7)
20120210 (BBC7)

Falco has to eat humble pie and talk to his father, Geminus. Was he involved in Festus' art scam and can he help get Falco clear of his murder charge?

The Roman detective tries to get his father's help, but old wounds don't heal easily.

4 Extra Debut. The Roman detective tries to get his father's help, but old wounds don't heal easily. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

FALCO052009052220120210 (BBC7)
20120211 (BBC7)

Falco's father's business is attacked again, as they try to get to the bottom of the scam that Festus was running before his death in battle. And Falco is still trying to convince the authorities that he is not guilty of murder.

The Roman detective hopes maritime matters can clear him, but Geminus brings bad news.

4 Extra Debut. The Roman detective hopes maritime matters can clear him, but Geminus brings bad news. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

FALCO062009052520120213 (BBC7)
20120214 (BBC7)

Falco visits Varga, a drunken fresco artist, who seems to know more than he is letting on.

4 Extra Debut. Battling a murder charge, the Roman detective visits a drunken fresco artist who knew his dead brother. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

Battling a murder charge, the Roman detective visits a drunken artist who knew his brother

FALCO072009052620120214 (BBC7)
20120215 (BBC7)

Varga, the drunken fresco painter, finds himself getting plastered in a different way when he receives a visit from Falco and his dad - now known as The Didius Boys. With Carus and Servia turning the screw, they need to work quickly to discover the truth.

The Roman detective visits his father's creditors, and starts to doubt Varga's veracity.

4 Extra Debut. The Roman detective visits his father's creditors, and starts to doubt Varga's veracity. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

FALCO082009052720120215 (BBC7)
20120216 (BBC7)

Falco and Geminus travel to Capua and track down the sculptor Orontes to discover more about his role in the art scam. After a hard day's work, Falco finally gets to celebrate his birthday.

The Roman detective hunts for an elusive sculptor; a chance encounter gives him the edge.

4 Extra Debut. The Roman detective hunts for an elusive sculptor; a chance encounter gives him the edge. Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

FALCO092009052820120216 (BBC7)
20120217 (BBC7)

A grisly discovery at Flora's Bar throws light on Falco's murder accusation, while Helena realises that there is something mysterious about the upstairs room.

The detective makes a discovery in Rome, but is he ready to reconcile with his father?

4 Extra Debut. The detective makes a grisly discovery back in Rome, but is he ready to reconcile with his father? Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.

FALCO10 LAST2009052920120217 (BBC7)
20120218 (BBC7)

Falco discovers the true nature of his brother's death in battle and the identity of the mysterious owner of Flora's. Meanwhile, the plan to get their own back on Carus and Servia doesn't go precisely according to plan.

The Roman detective has discovered a hidden room, but can he solve the lingering mystery?

4 Extra Debut. The Roman detective has discovered a hidden room, but can he solve the lingering mystery? Stars Anton Lesser and Trevor Peacock.