Legends of the Pharaohs on SBS – The Legends of the Pharaohs brings to life extraordinary true stories from the age of the Pharaohs.

Based on the most recent research, with dramatic location filming, the series captures the energy and immediacy of a living world, the drama of real lives, and the splendour of the most fascinating civilization in the ancient world.

Series Two, Episode six: Tutankhamun, the Pharaoh with the Fabulous Treasure

He was a child pharaoh, forgotten for nearly 3000 years until his tomb was discovered, along with the most fabulous Ancient Egyptian treasure ever found.

Since then, the name of Tutankhamun, synonymous with unimaginable riches, has been known throughout the world.

5000 incredible objects found in his tomb have given us a vivid insight into the life and unique destiny of this king.

Tutankhamun was the last link in a family that had ruled Egypt for 8 generations. He inherited a country uncertain about itself after the chaotic reign of his father, Akhenaten.

Legends of the Pharaohs S2 – Final Episode /Friday, 25 August at 8:30pm on SBS and SBS on Demand (6 Parts)

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Legends of the Pharaohs on SBS