Press Centre


  • Episode:


  • Transmission (TX):

    Mon 30 Sep 2019

  • TX Confirmed


  • Time

    10.30pm - 11.00pm

  • Week:

    Week 40 2019 : Sat 28 Sep - Fri 04 Oct

  • Channel:


  • Published:

    Wed 18 Sep 2019

This information contained herein is embargoed from press use, commercial and non-commercial reproduction and sharing into the public domain until Tuesday 24 September.

Series overview

Award winning Plebs returns for a fifth series on ITV2.  Lead characters Marcus (Tom Rosenthal), Grumio (Ryan Sampson) and Jason (Jon Pointing) all return as they continue their Roman adventures.  

Guest stars in the new series include Amanda Holden, Tracy Ann Oberman, John Thomson, Tony Robinson, Kevin Bishop and Christopher Biggins.

Episode 2: The Paedos

Marcus offers to tutor Gloria’s teenage son Barney, who’s struggling at school, while Jason gives him coaching in his own specialist subject, romance. Grumio is mistaken for a schoolboy and soon finds himself recruited into the under-14s boxing team.