Roar (1997– )

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A young Irish chieftain fights against Roman encroachment

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1997  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
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 Conor (13 episodes, 1997)
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 Fergus (13 episodes, 1997)
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 Caitlin (12 episodes, 1997)
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 Queen diana / ... (12 episodes, 1997)
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 Longinus (11 episodes, 1997)
Alonzo Greer ...
 Tully (10 episodes, 1997)
Michael Roughan ...
 The Slavemaster / ... (7 episodes, 1997)
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Conor is the orphaned heir of one of the many tribal leaders of hopelessly divided Hibernia (ancient Ireland). With his faithful but unenthusiastic servant and protector Fergus he wanders trough the island, fighting injustice and aspiring to unite the druidic, yet internecine Celts in order to free the country from Roman rule. Most dangers and opponents he faces are largely or completely mythical, the most remarkable being Longinus, the eternally cursed but immortal, cruel and vindictive Roman centurion at Christ's crucifixion who forges evil alliances. Written by KGF Vissers

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In a time of legend and magic... A hero will fight for his people and discover his destiny.


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Can I get a kickass?
18 June 2000 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Could this show just BE anymore kickin'? I loved it!!! It was sooo cool. I cried when I found out that it was cancelled. EVIL FOX! Why did I like it?

Well, first I've always been drawn to Celtic mythology and this surpassed my expectations in using it. The acting was great, the music kicked, and the writing was so great I can't believe it. Why do shows like this ALWAYS get cancelled???


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