The Emperor Caligola is overcome by madness. He kills his sister Agrippina‘s husband, exile the woman and leave the little Nero to his aunt Domizia, who delegates her nephew’s education to the slaves in her service. Among them, the little Nero becomes a man and falls in love with Atte. Years go by, Caligola is killed and Claudio succeedes him. Claudio decides to put an end to Agrippina’s undeserved exile. Therefore, Nero can embrace his mother again.
But now Agrippina has olny one clear aim: his son will have to become an emperor. In order to achieve her goal, she makes different crimes and Nero, against his will, becomes the Emperor.