'Spartacus: Vengeance': Liam McIntyre on Andy Whitfield's 'legacy,' plus the full trailer


Liam McIntyre says his title role in "Spartacus: Vengeance" is one that, given the circumstances in which he got it, he'd rather not have. But he's been getting some pretty good advice on how to play the part -- from the man he replaced.McIntyre took over the role of Spartacus in Starz's series after Andy Whitfield was diagnosed with cancer and had to leave the show. Fans of "Spartacus" can see McIntyre in the role when "Vengeance" premieres in January."It's a role you wish was never there, especially as a fan," McIntyre said Friday (July 29) at the Television Critics Association summer press tour. "I mean, I think what Andy did in Season 1 ... it was exceptional work. It is a tough act to follow, but I've got an obligation to the fans, to the show, and to Andy's Season 1 legacy to deliver on that."He says Whitfield and he have spoken about the...



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