Jesus of Nazareth

Dramatizes the birth, life, ministry, crucifixion, and resurrection of Jesus largely according to the Christian Bible's New Testament Gospels.

TitleJesus of Nazareth
First Air DateJanuary 6th, 1977
Last Air DateJanuary 6th, 1977
GenreDrama
NetworksNBC, ITV, Rai 1
Production CompaniesIncorporated Television Company (ITC), ITC Films, RAI
ProducersTarak Ben Ammar, Lew Grade, Dyson Lovell, Vincenzo Labella
Executive ProducerBernard J. Kingham
Number of Seasons1 Seasons
Number of Episodes4 Episodes
Plot Keywordsarchangel gabriel, three kings, crucifixion, apostle, last supper, bible, religion, sermon on the mount, son of god, 1st century, jesus, jesús, nazareth
Robert Powell
Robert Powell
Jesus
Olivia Hussey
Olivia Hussey
Virgin Mary
Yorgo Voyagis
Yorgo Voyagis
Joseph
Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
Mary Magdalene
Christopher Plummer
Christopher Plummer
Herod Antipas
Anthony Quinn
Anthony Quinn
Caiaphas
Ian McShane
Ian McShane
Judas Iscariot
Ernest Borgnine
Ernest Borgnine
The Centurion
James Farentino
James Farentino
Simon Peter
James Earl Jones
James Earl Jones
Balthazar
Peter Ustinov
Peter Ustinov
Herod the Great
Ian Holm
Ian Holm
Zerah
Rod Steiger
Rod Steiger
Pontius Pilate
Claudia Cardinale
Claudia Cardinale
The Adulteress
Laurence Olivier
Laurence Olivier
Nicodemus
Tony Vogel
Tony Vogel
Andrew
John Duttine
John Duttine
John the Evangelist
Lee Montague
Lee Montague
Habbukuk
Mark Eden
Mark Eden
Quartus
Robert Beatty
Robert Beatty
Proculus
Maria Carta
Maria Carta
Martha
Simon MacCorkindale
Simon MacCorkindale
Lucius
Ralph Richardson
Ralph Richardson
Simeon
Stacy Keach
Stacy Keach
Barabbas
Marina Berti
Marina Berti
Elizabeth
John Phillips
John Phillips
Naso
Martin Benson
Martin Benson
Pharisee
Oliver Tobias
Oliver Tobias
Joel
Donald Pleasence
Donald Pleasence
Melchior
Norman Bowler
Norman Bowler
Saturninus
Roy Holder
Roy Holder
Enoch
Renato Rascel
Renato Rascel
The Blind Man
Cyril Shaps
Cyril Shaps
Obsessed Boy's Father
Ian Bannen
Ian Bannen
Amos
Francis de Wolff
Francis de Wolff
Simon the Pharisee
Donald Sumpter
Donald Sumpter
Aram
Tony Lo Bianco
Tony Lo Bianco
Quintilius
Ken Jones
Ken Jones
Jotham
Cyril Cusack
Cyril Cusack
Yehuda the Rabbi
James Mason
James Mason
Joseph of Arimathea
Fernando Rey
Fernando Rey
Gaspar
Jonathan Adams
Jonathan Adams
Adam
Nikki Van der Zyl
Nikki Van der Zyl
Salome
Derek Godfrey
Derek Godfrey
Elihu
Sergio Nicolai
Sergio Nicolai
James II
Robert Rietti
Robert Rietti
Various small roles
Nancy Nevinson
Nancy Nevinson
Abigail
John Tordoff
John Tordoff
Malachi
Isabel Mestres
Isabel Mestres
Salome
Renato Montalbano
Renato Montalbano
Jairus
Oliver Smith
Oliver Smith
Saul
Michael Cronin
Michael Cronin
Eliphaz
Forbes Collins
Forbes Collins
Jonas
Michael Haughey
Michael Haughey
Nahum
George Camiller
George Camiller
Hosias
Paul Curran
Paul Curran
Samuel
Pino Colizzi
Pino Colizzi
Jobab
Stefan Kalipha
Stefan Kalipha
Melchior's aide
Gesù di Nazareth
Jesus de Nazareth
Jesús de Nazareth