Aired Friday December 22, 3:05pm - 4:00pmon Blaze (Freeview)

Legends of the Pharaohs

Series 1 Episode 3: The Tyrant King

The Great Pyramid of Giza is the world's most famous tomb, built by Khufu - a Pharaoh with a reputation for cruelty. Was Khufu really a megalomaniac ready to sacrifice his people in his pursuit of the perfect path to the afterlife?

Documentary / History
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Cast and crew
  • Sigrid ClementDirector
  • Alain BrunardDirector
  • Dominic FrisbyNarrator
  • Hichem YacoubiPharaoh Khufu
  • Michaël EstarquePharaoh Djoser
  • Mohid AbidImhotep
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