Venus In Copper

Anton Lesser stars as the Roman detective, based on the best-selling Falco novels by Lindsey Davis.

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The Roman detective realises the lengths that a lover will go to for revenge.

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The bruised Roman woos his girlfriend, who also turns detective.

But then his world crashes down around him.

Stars Anton Lesser.

The bruised Roman woos his girlfriend, but then his world crashes down around him.

After two murders in one night, the Roman detective is offered a job by the prime suspect.

After a spell in prison, the Roman detective discovers it's the party season and his reputation is at stake.

After a spell in prison, the Roman detective discovers that his reputation is at stake.

With Severina's three husbands dead, the Roman detective gets an unexpected offer during his investigation.

With Severina's three husbands dead, the Roman detective gets an unexpected offer.

Probing a professional bride with a habit of outliving her husbands, the Roman detective faces temptation.

Falco faces temptation from a professional bride with a habit of outliving her husbands.

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Anton Lesser stars as the Roman detective, based on the best-selling Falco novels by Lindsey Davis.

Falco is hired to investigate the suspicious intentions of a professional bride.

It seems like a straightforward job, until Severina's latest fiancÚ is murdered before she has a chance to marry and therefore inherit the money.

What follows leads Falco on a dangerous trail of poison, revenge and property development.

Not to mention fortune-tellers and snake dancers.

Falco faces temptation from a professional bride with a habit of outliving her husbands.

Probing a professional bride with a habit of outliving her husbands, the Roman detective faces temptation.

Stars Anton Lesser.

faces temptation from a professional bride with a habit of outliving her husbands.

Probing a professional bride with a habit of outliving her husbands, the Roman detective faces temptation. Stars Anton Lesser.

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Falco is searching for the truth about the deaths of Severina's three husbands, when an unexpected offer forces him to question his instincts.

Maybe he should consult his new feathered friend?

With Severina's three husbands dead, the Roman detective gets an unexpected offer.

With Severina's three husbands dead, the Roman detective gets an unexpected offer during his investigation.

Stars Anton Lesser.

With Severina's three husbands dead, the Roman detective gets an unexpected offer during his investigation. Stars Anton Lesser.

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After a short spell in prison, Falco finds half of Rome is having a party but it seems he isn't invited.

One particular gathering comes to an abrupt halt and as a result, the detective's reputation could be at stake.

After a spell in prison, the Roman detective discovers that his reputation is at stake.

After a spell in prison, the Roman detective discovers it's the party season and his reputation is at stake.

Stars Anton Lesser.

After a spell in prison, the Roman detective discovers it's the party season and his reputation is at stake. Stars Anton Lesser.

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After two murders in one night, the Roman detective is offered a job by the prime suspect. Stars Anton Lesser.

After two murders in one night, Falco is offered a job by the prime suspect.

Meanwhile his social life looks up as he hosts a turbot supper with more than one unexpected guest.

But Falco has his sights set on catching a bigger fish.

After two murders in one night, the Roman detective is offered a job by the prime suspect.

Stars Anton Lesser.

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The bruised Roman woos his girlfriend, who also turns detective. But then his world crashes down around him. Stars Anton Lesser.

The bruised Roman woos his girlfriend, but then his world crashes down around him.

A battered and bruised Falco discovers the best way to win back the affections of his girlfriend.

Helena proves that she too can play detective, but the intriguing murder case is put on hold when Falco discovers his world crashing down around him.

The bruised Roman woos his girlfriend, who also turns detective.

But then his world crashes down around him.

Stars Anton Lesser.

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The Roman detective realises the lengths that a lover will go to for revenge.

Still hunting for the culprit, the Roman detective realises the lengths that a lover will go to for revenge. Stars Anton Lesser.

In the final part of the serial, Falco begins to understand the lengths that a lover will go to for revenge.

The case is still unsolved, but Falco has a couple of ideas that may lead to the culprit.

In his search for the culprit, the Roman detective realises the lengths that a lover will go to for revenge.

Stars Anton Lesser.

The Roman detective realises the lengths that a lover will go to for revenge, in his search for the culprit.