Inside Culture with Mary Beard BBC2 11th February 2021 - I will be discussing Netflix’s The Dig with Mary Beard and the nature of fact and fiction in archaeology. Read More
Ancient Invisible Cities: Cairo, Athens, Istanbul - Invisible Cities airs on BBC2 in late 2018. In the latest series of Invisible Cities, Michael heads to Cairo, Istanbul… Read More
This is Greece with Michael Scott - 'This is Greece with Michael Scott' aired on SBS for Australia in Winter 2016. This series of programmes takes viewers… Read More
Sicily: Wonder of the Mediterranean - This two-part series examined the history of Sicily as a cultural melting pot from the Neolithic period to the modern… Read More
Italy’s Invisible Cities - Following the success of "Rome's Invisible City", in summer 2016, I partnered up again with Alexander Armstrong to explore more… Read More
Rome’s Invisible City - In this documentary for BBC1 (and BBC Worldwide), I teamed up with ‘Pointless’ and ‘Have I Got News For You’… Read More
The Quizeum - Dr Michael Scott participates as a contestant in this new quiz series hosted by Griff Rhys Jones, set in museums… Read More
Roman Britain From the Air - This programme for ITV sees Michael team up with Christine Bleakley and a host of expert archaeologists and ancient historians… Read More
Who Were the Greeks? - This new two-part series for BBC TWO focuses on the realities of life in the ancient Greek world, its legacies,… Read More
The Mystery of the X Tombs - This programme follows the investigations ongoing since 2003 into a mysterious chamber found deep within one of Rome’s catacombs. 2500… Read More
Ancient Greece: The Greatest Show on Earth - This series examines the extraordinary career of Athens in the ancient world from the 6th century BC to the 2nd… Read More
Jesus: Rise to Power - Written and Presented for NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CHANNEL worldwide, Jesus: Rise to Power follows the story of the early years of… Read More
Guilty Pleasures: Luxury in the Ancient and Medieval Worlds - I wrote and presented a two-part series for BBC FOUR entitled Guilty Pleasures: Luxury in the Ancient Greek and Medieval… Read More
Delphi: bellybutton of the ancient world - I wrote and presented a documentary for BBC FOUR on Delphi: Bellybutton of the Ancient World, (broadcast in Autumn 2010).… Read More
Paul the Octopus - In 2009, I gave an interview for a new feature-length film on the phenomenon of Paul the Psychic Octopus. The… Read More