Our first clue that Spartacus would be pure, not even ironically enjoyable, piffle was the channel that bought it. Acquisition by a cable station isn’t the death stamp it used to be, but still, only the most tubercular of nags turns up on Bravo.
In this deadly first episode we learn how Spartacus (Andy Whitfield) ends up as muscle for the Romans. And we look on, not really caring, as his wife (Erin Cummings) is kidnapped after some alfresco ...Read more
Raunchy sex and bloody violence reign in Spartacus: Blood and Sand, a new TV spectacle about a Thracian soldier-turned-gladiator. We got our hands on the extended trailer for the show, which is coming to Starz in January 2010. Trust us when we say: Spartacus is racier, more fast-paced, and more violent than any other show on TV.
Starz is set to bring gladiators to the small screen withSpartacus: Blood and Sand from executive producers Sam Raimi, Rob Tapert and Joshua Donen. The high budget 13-episode first season premieres on January 22, 2010 with a second season already scheduled for 2011. The show will star Andy Whitfield as the infamous title character Spartacus.