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Cyril and Methodius: The Apostles of the Slavs (2013)

The series follows Cyril and Methodius, two Byzantine Greek brothers born in the 9th century. They became missionaries of Christianity and influenced the cultural development of the Great Moravian territory.


Petr Nikolaev
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Credited cast:
Josef Abrhám ... Fotios
Milan Bahúl Milan Bahúl ... Rostislav
Jirí Bohm ... Angelárius
Petr Borovec Petr Borovec ... Císar Michael III.
Vuk Celebic Vuk Celebic ... Dervan
Radka Fiedlerová Radka Fiedlerová ... Zivena
Petr Florián Petr Florián ... Sáva
Petr Halícek ... Mojslav
Ivo Halík Ivo Halík ... Bishop Formos
Josef Hervert Josef Hervert ... Hnevsa
Jan Jankovský ... Svatopluk
Vladimír Javorský ... Zrec
Vlastimil Jezek Vlastimil Jezek ... Hegumenos
Lukás Juza Lukás Juza ... Gorazd
Helena Karochová Helena Karochová ... matka Marie


This fascinating tale traces the beginnings of Christianity in Great Moravia. Our heroes, the brothers Constantine (latterly Cyril) and Methodius who both went on to be canonized 'The Apostles of Slavs,' as they became known as. The five part television series follows the significant turning point in our history between the years 826-885. The story unfolds with the brothers' most dramatic episodes during their childhood and adolescence in Thessalonica, their fates in Constantinople and the first missionary journeys to Arabia and Kazaks where they, amongst other things, exhume the remains of the martyr and third Pope Clement the first from the sea. Meanwhile we witness Constantine's participation in the struggle of Iconoclasm, which embroiled the whole of the Byzantine Empire. And then there are the wondrous stories of Methodius when he was administrator of (Styrmont), at the time plagued by frequent uprisings. After Prince Rostislav sends his Christian teachers out into Moravia we are... Written by Three Brothers Production

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19 December 2013 (Czech Republic) See more »

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Cirillo e Metodio - Apostoli degli Slavi See more »


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