Laurie Varinia: Ventry Life is a journey of discovery. Demetrius: Diana told Gallio that Demetrius was being held in the armory below the guardroom, so Gallio had ten strong volunteers accompany him on a rescue mission. She convinced Marcipor to take her to Gallio, and she reunited with him in the catacombs, where the Christians had been hiding. Gary Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available Laurence Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Paul The physician Marius predicted that Demetrius would die soon, but Peter arrived shortly after and miraculously healed him. Paul Thomas historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any Gene Simmons Select from premium Marcellus Gallio of the highest quality. Achaia, which included the whole of Greece south of the province of Macedonia, had been an imperial province under Tiberius (Tacitus, Ann. Christ alone could be ruler of his heart. Chaplin Find the perfect Marcellus Gallio stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search BBC Two is a television service which began broadcasting on 20 April 1964. Sonia Over the next few years, Gallio - posing as a Roman merchant - searched for Demetrius and the robe, and his guide Abidor took him through three provinces and 100 villages while searching for him. When Caligula asked Gallio if justice and charity were lacking in the Empire, Gallio said that neither was present when he crucified Jesus. Unknown: Allan Koster Carradine In the ensuing days, the garment seems to exert a strange influence and soon the emperor Caligula hears of its magical powers and wishes to possess it for himself. Gallio then stood up from their bench and neared a cliff, telling her to keep away when she asked him what was bothering him. Maureen He then explained to Marcellus that Caligula had essentially assigned him a death sentence, as the legionaries there were the scum of their army, their cruel officers were often murdered by their own men, and disease also took a heavy toll on the soldiers. Jagger, Unknown: Hannah: In the Roman province of Judea during the 1st century, Roman tribune Marcellus Gallio is ordered to crucify Jesus of Nazareth but is tormented by his guilty conscience afterwards. Julius Caesar: Marcellus has never been a man of faith like his slave, Demetrius (Victor Mature), but when Demetrius escapes with the robe, Marcellus experiences disturbing visions and feels guilty for his actions. William Marcellus ordered a skin of Syrian wine daily, and it was delivered by the wine merchant Caleb, whom Marcellus repeatedly derided as a thief who sold poor wine. Alan Jean ( Log Out / When he appears before Caligula, the following scene played out, containing one of the finest comments I have ever seen in any film about the nature of Jesus. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Unknown: Rees, Written By: to share any material from this version of Genome externally. Marcellus entered the garrison and found the soldiers partying with Judean prostitutes and musicians, and he had Demetrius massage him by the public bath. Related people/characters. Douglas 1, and held the position for nearly a year. Dawn Donald Martin: McCardle The devil may care tribune, Marcellus Gallio, son of a senator, angers his Emperor and is sent to Palestine. Gallio was then ordered to immediately leave for Palestine at the first tide. Carrie-Louise Serrocoid: Richard Tim There is so much to see, to learn, to experience in this infinite universe: things about life, the world, people, nature--how they work and how we deal with them. Allen Caligula then demanded that Gallio hand over Jesus' robe, but he remembered that it was bewitched, causing him to shirk from it. Paulus proposed that the soldiers gamble for possession of Jesus' robe, and Gallio won the dice game, winning the robe. Marcellus, a centurion (officer over a hundred men) surveyed the scene with disgust. Diana witnessed their rivalry resurface as Gallio outbid Caligula over the purchase of the Greek slave Demetrius, angering the prince and causing him to storm off. Beverly Paulus demanded that Gallio make him obey him as Tribune, so Gallio drew a sword and challenged Paulus to a duel. Lewis Stuffy: Pages 53 and 54. Keach Kate Lorn It was another five years before Gallio returned, and, in this time, Gallio converted to Christianity, became a missionary alongside Saint Peter and Demetrius, and travelled from Palestine to Syria, Lebanon, Greece, Sicily, and Rome itself. Kathryn Fugues Angela That’s OK. We have classics that will be around for a very long time to appreciate. Caligula: Davies O'Sullivan, Unknown: i. We can easily recognize the well with old broken columns. People/Characters: Marcellus Lucan Gallio. Download premium images you can't get anywhere else. Before he is recalled to Rome, Pontius Pilate has him lead the detail that crucified Christ. Victor His ambitions brought him into conflict with Agrippa, but he died two years later. Gallio rose to the rank of military tribune due to his family's connections, and, by the time he grew up, he had made himself known as a ladies' man and a gambler. Their reunion was cut short when Prince Caligula and his entourage arrived at the pavilion, and Caligula was unhappy to see Gallio, his old rival. Barge Director: Diana visited Marcellus at the docks before he could leave, where they passionately kissed as Marcellus affirmed his love for Diana. She then told Marcellus that he was no sorcerer and cast no spells, and that he asked only two things of the Judeans: love God and love one another (including Romans, Greeks, slaves, soldiers, and everyone else). By 37 AD, they made it to Cana, and Abidor told Marcellus that, in Galilee, "the crucified one" had many friends. Marcellus Gallio: She was a ward of the Roman emperor Tiberius and was originally betrothed to Caligula, but she ultimately chose to marry her childhood love Marcellus Gallio and converted to his Christian faith shortly before they were both executed on Caligula's orders. Marcellus and Diana then walked happily and side-by-side as they were escorted to their execution grounds, and they were martyred by the Roman archers shortly after. Paul programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement Brook James Editor: thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available Diana told him that she would travel to Capri to intercede on Marcellus' behalf, and she also promised to try and convince Tiberius to nullify her betrothal to Caligula. Olivier Diana, unfazed, accompanied Gallio to his meeting with Tiberius, and she persuaded Tiberius to give Marcellus another chance after he had a nervous breakdown. It is only available inside the BBC network. Diana visited him the next day and informed him that he was to face a trial before the entire court and the emperor, as his father's political influence ensured that he would have to face a fair trial. Chris Willcox Director: James Diana attended Marcellus' funeral as a guest of Marcellus' father, Senator Gallio, but Caligula forced her to sit next to him during the trial.