Project: Spartacus, Episodic TV Series
Network: Starz, US
Producer: Chloe Smith
Casting Director: Nancy Bishop, Europe
Start Date: January, 2011
Location: New Zealand
Casting for Lead Title Role: Spartacus
Age Range: 25- 38
Physical Type: Muscular, athletic, leader of men, smart, intense, passionate.
Spartacus is a hero with a deep inner intensity. He is a champion gladiator. The actor for this role should have experience with stage combat and be comfortable with showing his body, (there is backside but not frontside nudity). He needs to speak fluent English, preferably with a British accent. The actor must be willing to re-locate to New Zealand for part of the year and sign a three year overall option.
SPARTACUS BLOOD AND SAND is a very popular action/drama series in the US. It dramatizes the lives of gladiators in ancient Rome. The second season continues as Spartacus and his men plot to seek revenge against Rome.
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