Those About to Die

Set in ancient Rome, 'Those About to Die' is a gladiator epic complete with swords, sport, and entertainment of the masses. It stars Oscar winner Anthony Hopkins, is developed by Robert Rodat, and directed by Roland Emmerich and Marco Kreuzpaintner.

All ten episodes are set to premiere July 18 on Peacock. The series features services from Dimension and DNEG 360.


Roland Emmerich & Marco Kreuzpaintner

Head Writer

Robert Rodat

Production Company

AGC Television



DNEG VP Supervisor

James Franklin

DNEG VP Content Creation Supervisor

Ed Thomas

DNEG VP Executive Producers

Steve Jelley, Steve Griffith & Neil Graham

DNEG VP Producers

Brett Nichols & Adam Smith

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