Britannia: Season 1 will be available on Digital Download, Blu-ray and DVD on 26th March 2018 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

The hit Sky Atlantic series was created by Jez Butterworth, (Spectre, Jerusalem, The Ferryman) and stars Kelly Reilly (True Detective), Zoë Wanamaker (My Family), David Morrissey (The Walking Dead), Nikolaj Lie Kaas (Follow The Money) and Mackenzie Crook (Pirates Of The Caribbean franchise).

Britannia begins in 43AD as the Roman Army, determined and terrified in equal measure, returns to crush the Celtic heart of Britannia – a mysterious land ruled by wild warrior women and powerful druids who can channel the mysterious forces of the Underworld. Arch Celtic rivals Kerra (Kelly Reilly) and Antedia (Zoë Wanamaker) must face the Roman invasion led by the towering figure of Aulus Plautius (David Morrissey) as it cuts a swathe through the Celtic Resistance.

In 43AD at the far edges of the Roman Empire Kerra (Reilly), daughter of the King of the Cantii, is forced to put her differences aside with arch-rival Queen Antedia (Wanamaker) to face the arrival of invaders.

The Romans, led by General Aulus Plautius (Morrissey), are determined to succeed where Julius Caesar failed and conquer this mythical land at the far edge of the Roman Empire. Aulus is a strong and resilient leader, but harbours a deep secret that threatens his mision. As tribes and Druids unite to fight the Romans, Kerra is thrust into the most important role of her life as she spearheads the resistance against the might of the Roman army.

Bonus features on the release are two featurettes – Rome’s Pagan Nightmare and Bloody Birth of Britain.

Via Entertainment-Focus

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