The program is hosted by Peter Weller.
The History Channel program (see English version further below) on the Achaemenid Empire of ancient Iran has been translated to Persian (see directly below):
آغاز یک امپراطوری – هخامنشیان
Part 1: Medes, Persians, Cyrus the Great
Part 2: Cyrus the Great, Pasargadae, Persian gardens, Darius the Great
Part 3: Darius the Great and Marathon, digging canal between the Red Sea and Mediterranean Sea, building bridge over Bosphorus
Part 4: Xerxes and war at Thermopylae
Part 5: Artaxerxes, building Mausoleum, Darius III, Alexander invasion