Rome - this
autumn on BBC TWO
Servilia of the Junii - Lindsay Duncan
The mother of Brutus, erstwhile lover of Caesar. A staunchly Republican
Sophisticated, elegant and subtle, she considers herself
several rungs above Atia in the social hierarchy, which chafes Atia.
Lindsay Duncan won Tony, Drama Desk
and Laurence Olivier Theatre Awards for Best Actress for Private Lives,
and was Tony-nominated for Les Liaisons Dangereuses.
Her other stage credits include Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
and Mouth to Mouth.
Duncan's film credits include The Queen of Sheba's
Pearls, Under the Tuscan Sun, AfterLife, Mansfield Park, Star Wars:
Episode I - The Phantom Menace, An Ideal Husband, Letters to a Street
Child, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Body Parts and The Reflecting Skin.
Her many television credits include the award-winning
Shooting The Past for BBC TWO.