"spartacus" torn from his homeland and separated from the woman he loves, spartacus is forced into slavery and condemned to the bloody gladiator's arena in rome. as he navigates the violent and brutal world he realizes that not all battles are fought in the arena, and that he must overcome treachery and temptation to survive. this retelling of the story of spartacus is rife with blood, violence and sex, set to the sounds of jarring guitars, so it's definitely not for the younger crowd. watch the story of history's greatest gladiator unfold with graphic violence and explicit sex. this is spartacus.
Series Premiere: Janurary 22, 2010
series ended: April 12, 2013
Genre: action | adventure | drama | biography
Network: starz (usa)
Airs: Fridays at 9:00 pm
Runtime: 60 minutes
2013 -- Season 3 -- spartacus: war of the damned
3x01 -- Jan 25, 2013 -- enemies of rome
3x02 -- Feb 01, 2013 -- wolves at the gate
3x03 -- Feb 08, 2013 -- men of honor
3x04 -- Feb 22, 2013 -- decimation
3x05 -- Mar 01, 2013 -- blood brothers
3x06 -- Mar 08, 2013 -- spoils of war
3x07 -- Mar 15, 2013 -- mors idecepta
3x08 -- Mar 22, 2013 -- seperate paths
3x09 -- Apr 05, 2013 -- the dead and the dying
3x10 -- Apr 12, 2013 -- victory -- series finale
"spartacus: war of the damned" carries on the graphic and visceral account of rome's most famous gladiator. this third and final Season takes place following the defeat of roman commander gaius claudius glaber. spartacus and his men have amassed major victories against the romans after the battle of vesuvius. these victories have not only forged the legend of spartacus, but have greatly increased the ranks of the rebellion slaves to more than 30,000. rome is indeed beginning to tremble at the threat spartacus now represents.
liam mcintyre (spartacus), manu bennett (crixus), dustin clare (gannicus), dan feuerriegel (agron), cynthia addai-robinson (naevia) and ellen hollman (saxa), with todd lasance joining the cast as gaius julius caesar, along with simon merrells, who will be playing marcus crassus and anna hutchison as laeta.
2012 -- Season 2 -- spartacus: vengeance
after the bloody escape from the house of batiatus that concluded "spartacus: blood and sand", the gladiator rebellion begins to strike fear into the heart of the roman republic in "spartacus: vengeance". praetor claudius glaber and his roman troops are sent to capua to crush spartacus' growing band of freed slaves before they can inflict further damage. spartacus is given a choice between satisfying his personal need for vengeance against the man who condemned his wife to slavery and eventual death, or making the larger sacrifices necessary to keep his budding army from breaking apart.
spartacus now played by liam mcintyre.
2x01 -- Jan 27, 2012 -- fugitivus
2x02 -- Feb 03, 2012 -- a place in this world
2x03 -- Feb 10, 2012 -- the greater good
2x04 -- Feb 17, 2012 -- empty hands
2x05 -- Feb 24, 2012 -- libertus
2x06 -- Mar 02, 2012 -- chosen path
2x07 -- Mar 09, 2012 -- sacramentum
2x08 -- Mar 16, 2012 -- balance
2x09 -- Mar 23, 2012 -- monsters
2x10 -- Mar 30, 2012 -- wrath of the gods
2011 -- spartacus: gods of the arena
6 part prequel - mini-series
has it's own show information page, and Season / episode numbering:
the prequel to "spartacus: blood and sand'' tells the story of the original champion of the house of batiatus, in a time when gladiators were more ruthless and every man was out for himself. while his father is away in sicily, batiatus gains temporary power of the house, but he isn't satisfied with the succession plan as currently constructed; he's poised to not only overthrow his father but also gain power and prestige in capua. with his loyal and calculating wife, lucretia, by his side, and his infamous gladiator gannicus embracing his champion status, batiatus' ambitious schemes have no bounds.
2010 -- Season 1 -- spartacus: blood and sand
"spartacus: blood and sand" is a graphic and visceral account of rome's most famous gladiator. when he's separated from the love of his life, spartacus is forced into the gruesome and bloodthirsty arena, where a grisly death is primetime entertainment. spartacus must fight for survival, befriend his enemies and play politics in this new world of corruption, violence, sex and fame. he'll be seduced by power and tormented by vengeance. but his passion will give him the strength to prevail over every obstacle, in this modern and uninhibited tale of death, honor and endurance.
originally starring welsh-born australian actor, andy whitfield as spartacus, lucy lawless as lucretia, john hannah as batiatus and peter mensah as doctore, this unique mix of live action, graphic novel effects and brutal battle sequences is set to make spartacus: blood and sand an epic television event.
1x01 -- Jan 22, 2010 -- the red serpent
1x02 -- Jan 29, 2010 -- sacramentum gladiatorum
1x03 -- Feb 05, 2010 -- legends
1x04 -- Feb 12, 2010 -- the thing in the pit
1x05 -- Feb 19, 2010 -- shadow games
1x06 -- Feb 26, 2010 -- delicate things
1x07 -- Mar 05, 2010 -- great and unfortunate things
1x08 -- Mar 12, 2010 -- mark of the brotherhood
1x09 -- Mar 19, 2010 -- whore
1x10 -- Mar 26, 2010 -- party favors
1x11 -- Apr 02, 2010 -- old wounds
1x12 -- Apr 09, 2010 -- revelations
1x13 -- Apr 16, 2010 -- kill them all
Seasons 1,2,3 http://www.tvrage.com/spartacus-blood_and_sand
prequel p http://www.tvrage.com/shows/id-26886
Season 1 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/spartacus:_blood_and_sand
prequel p http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/spartacus:_gods_of_the_arena
Season 2 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/spartacus:_vengeance
Season 3 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/spartacus:_war_of_the_damned
Season 1 http://tvlistings.zap2it.com/tv/spartacus-blood-and-sand/ep01210033
prequel p http://tvlistings.zap2it.com/tv/spartacus-gods-of-the-arena/ep01358305
Season 2 http://tvlistings.zap2it.com/tv/spartacus-vengeance/ep01481216
Season 3 http://tvlistings.zap2it.com/tv/spartacus-war-of-the-damned/ep01577198
Seasons 1,2,3 http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1442449/
prequel p http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1758429/