This summer, Starz, for the first time, will line up all 29 episodes of its original gladiator franchise Spartacus in chronological order on Friday nights.
The premium network will begin the tale with , Spartacus: Gods of the Arenafollowed by Spartacus: Blood and Sand, before concluding with Spartacus: Vengeance.
The six-episode Spartacus: Gods of the Arena will begin with a trio of installments from 9 p.m. to midnight
on June 8 and June 15.
That will be followed by four nights featuring Spartacus: Gods of the Arena on June 22 through July 20. The most recent season, Spartacus: Vengeance, starts that night, and finishes August 10.
The Spartacus series is executive-produced by Rob Tapert (The Grudge, Xena: Warrior Princess and Hercules: The Legendary Journeys), Steven S. DeKnight (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Sam Raimi (Spider-Man and The Evil Dead), and Joshua Donen (The Quick and the Dead).
Starz's Spartacus' schedule and season recaps can be found below:
Spartacus: Gods of the Arena
9pmBeneath The Mask
11pmThe Bitter End (Season Finale)
The House of Batiatus is on the rise, basking in the glow of its infamous champion Gannicus (Dustin Clare), whose skill with a sword is matched only by his thirst for wine and women. These are the times a young Batiatus has been waiting for. Poised to overthrow his father and take control; he'll freely betray anyone to ensure his gladiators are in the highest demand. And he'll have his loyal and calculating wife Lucretia by his side for every underhanded scheme, drawing on the brazen talents of her seductive friend Gaia when it counts. Together, they will stop at nothing to deceive the masses, seize power, and bleed Capua dry.
Spartacus: Blood and Sand
9pm The Red Serpent
9pmThe Thing In The Pit
9pmGreat And Unfortunate Things
10pmMark Of The Brotherhood
9pmKill Them All (Season Finale)
Betrayed by the Romans. Forced into slavery. Reborn as a Gladiator. Torn from his homeland and the woman he loves, Spartacus (Andy Whitfield) is condemned to the brutal world of the arena where blood and death are primetime entertainment. But not all battles are fought upon the sands. Treachery, corruption, and the allure of sensual pleasures will constantly test Spartacus. To survive, he must become more than a man. More than a gladiator. He must become a legend.
11pmA Place In This World
9pmThe Greater Good
10pmWrath Of The Gods (Season Finale)
On the heels of the bloody escape from the House of Batiatus, the gladiator rebellion continues and begins to strike fear into the heart of the Roman Republic. Gaius Claudius Glaber and his Roman troops are sent to Capua to crush the growing band of freed slaves that Spartacus (Liam McIntyre) leads before it can inflict further damage. Spartacus is presented the choice of satisfying his personal need for vengeance against the man that condemned his wife to slavery and eventual death, or making the larger sacrifices necessary to keep his budding army from breaking apart.
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