Based loosely on Homers ancient Greek epic poem 'Iliad', Troy: Fall of a City tells the story of the 10 year siege of the ancient city of Troy by the Greeks, after Paris, the young prince of Troy falls in love with the wife of a Greek king and elopes with her.
Did You Know?
David Threlfall (King Priam), Jonas Armstrong (King Menelaus) and Joseph Mawle (Odysseus) all had pivotal roles in Ripper Street (2012). Threlfall played Abel Croker, Armstrong played Nathaniel and Mawle played Inspector Jedediah Shine. See more
The siege is supposed to last a decade, yet Evander (a little boy) is shown to always have the same age (it is said he is 9 years old during the later episodes). We meet him in the first episodes, when he technically should have been either unborn or a baby. See more
Referenced in Front Row: Episode #2.6