Anchor Bay Entertainment is bringing us a Spartacus: The Complete Series Blu-ray box set - available September 16th. From executive producers Rob Tapert, Sam Raimi, Josh Donen and Steven S. DeKnight , here is every moment - uncut and uncensored – of the series that we loved so dearly. The 13-disc set will contain all 39 episodes along with new bonus features. Read More... http://www.ign.com/articles/2014/06/17/spartacus-the-complete-series-blu-ray-is-coming
The original seasons of Starz' Spartacus — plus the Gods of the Arena prequel miniseries — will begin airing this summer exclusively on Syfy. Variety reports that Syfy has secured U.S. basic cable rights to Spartacus, which ended after its third season last year. The gladiator drama had a tragic journey during the show's run, as original star Andy Whitfield died after the first season in 2011. After a prequel miniseries, Liam McIntyre replaced Whitfield as Spartacus for the final two seasons of the series. Read More... http://www.ign.com/articles/2014/05/22/syfy-secures-us-cable-rights-to-spartacus
Congrats are in order for Starz hunk Liam McIntyre, who got married in his hometown of Melbourne, Australia, over the weekend! A former Spartacus hunk is officially off the market. Congratulations to Liam McIntyre, who wed his longtime love, singer-actress Erin Hasan, in their hometown of Melbourne, Australia, People Magazine reports. The Aussie actor is best known for playing the title role in Starz drama Spartacus: War of the Damned and also appears alongside Kellan Lutz in the new flick, The Legend of Hercules. Congrats to the happy newlyweds, and be sure to stick with us at Celebified for more of the latest entertainment buzz.
The Spartacus Saga may be over, but Starz still has one more surprise for the fans. Star Liam McIntyre has announced that all four seasons of Spartucus’ story will air uncut on Starz beginning Saturday, October 26th. The episodes will include extra material, including more sex and blood, if that’s even possible. Whether you’re still mourning the show’s end or have been waiting for the right opportunity to catch up, the uncut episodes are a can’t miss event. Watch McIntyre’s announcement in full below. Are you excited to watch the seres from the beginning all over again? Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2013/09/13/liam-mcintyre-announces-spartacus-saga-uncut-coming-to-starz-video/
Spartacus: War of the Damned’ actor Simon Merrells has been cast in a recurring role in CW’s freshman drama The Tomorrow People , TV Line reports. Merrells is set to portray “somebody who has a lot of power over” Mark Pellegrino’s villainous character Jedikiah, Executive Producer Phil Klemmer has shared. Klemmer also shared that Merrells will appear in the second half of the season. “We’re going to get to see him, hopefully, through the back half [of the season].” Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2013/09/09/simon-merrells-the-tomorrow-people/
Jupiter's um...you know! Starz and Anchor Bay Entertainment just announced that Spartacus: War of the Damned will triumphantly (and tragically) arrive on Blu-ray and DVD on September 3rd. Spartacus: War of the Damned - The Complete Third Season will be a three-disc set with bonus features that include a look inside the visual effects, a reflection upon the storied legend, a study of the character's costumes, a spotlight on creator Steven S. DeKnight, and more. READ MORE...
Spartacus: War of the Damned aired its season finale on April 12 — and boy, was it a doozy! The Starz show's sad finale featured not one but two major character deaths, as both Spartacus and Gannicus bit the dust. Sob. Spartacus head writer Steven DeKnight tells Entertainment Weekly that fans had been hoping Spartacus would survive the episode, considering that the real-life Spartacus's body was never actually found. But Steven still decided not to let Spartacus... http://feeds.wetpaint.com/~r/wetpaint/latest/excerpt/~3/iKzFMaiAuaw/spartacus-series-finale-shocker-which-two-characters-die
The epic Spartacus finale brought the expected bloodshed, but also tears. "Everybody was a big puddle," Spartacus creator Steven DeKnight tells TVGuide.com. "I still can't watch the finale without tearing up. ... But yeah, it's very emotional, not only because of the story, but also the whole experience." Spartacus' Manu Bennett on Crixus' downfall That experience involved two actors playing the titular hero. Original star Andy Whitfield bowed out after the first season to treat his non-Hodgkin lymphoma. And although he made an uncredited voice appearance during the six-part prequel series Gods of the Arena , newcomer Liam McIntyre stepped in to portray the Thracian gladiator-turned-freedom fighter for the final two seasons. http://www.tvguide.com/News/Spartacus-Series-Finale-1063972.aspx?rss=breakingnews
Spartacus: War Of The Damned episode 10 "Victory" airs Friday, April 12 at 9 pm on Starz. Episode Synopsis: Spartacus: War Of The Damned Episode 10 "Victory" (series finale) – Spartacus and his outnumbered rebels make one last attempt to win freedom in an epic final battle against the Romans. READ MORE...
Starz’s “Spartacus” series has reached its moving end. Did the show get the legend of Rome's greatest rebel right? Cornell historian Barry Strauss weighs in, and shows why Spartacus has become a hero to the left and the right. Read More... http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2013/04/12/why-lenin-and-reagan-loved-spartacus/?mod=WSJBlog