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Episode: 1146
Title: The Legend of Alexander (2 of 5) - Assassination
Air Dates: First Run - January 13, 1981
Repeat - June 23, 1981
Plot: Alexander's father, King Philip, embarrasses him and his mother by marrying a 17 year old girl, Cleopatra, which delays the war with Athens. But the marriage provides an opportunity for conspiracy. The Queen seeks revenge while Alexander is torn between the father he admires for his warrior prowess and the mother he loves. When his father is assassinated, he becomes King.
Actors: Russell Horton
Evie Juster
Ian Martin
Court Benson
Writer: Gerald Keane