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Ovid (43–17)

Born a year after the notorious murder of Julius Caesar, Ovid passed his childhood in relative peace despite the civil wars that wracked the Roman Empire. At last Augustus was crowned emperor and the Pax Romana began, and Ovid set out to study rhetoric in Rome. Despite a promising career in government and even a shot at becoming senator, he ... See full bio »

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Medusa Writer
Acteón Writer
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 2015 Dardanus: Jean-Philippe Rameau (TV Movie) (after: "Les Métamorphoses")
 2014/I Métamorphoses (book)
 2014 Amori e metamorfosi (poems)
 2011 Pâris (Short)
 2008 Into the Labyrinth (original idea)
 2008 Creation (Video short) (credited, but not involved)
 2005 L'Orfeo (Video) (after: "Metamorfosi" - as Ovide)
 2005 Hercules (TV Movie) (play "Les Métamorphoses" - as Ovide)
 1999 Rome: Power & Glory (Video documentary) (writings)
 1999 Semele (TV Movie) (play "Metamorphoses")
 1998 Thésée (TV Movie) (play "Metamorphoses" - uncredited)
 1983 Art of Love (poem)
 1978 Metamorphoses (book "Metamorphoses")
 1967 Acteón (story "Acteon's Myth")
 1918 Il mistero di Galatea (based on a poem by - uncredited)

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Book: "Metamorphoses" (filmed as Metamorphoses (1978), Hercules (2005), Semele (1999), Thésée (1998)) See more »

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