The best news about "Spartacus: War of the Damned" is that Simon Merrells is magnetic as Marcus Crassus, and Todd Lasance is credible as a young, hungry Julius Caesar. We also thought you might want a guide to the new characters you'll see, so here you go.
We're giving away 15 pairs of tickets to an upcoming "Spartacus" event in New York featuring the show's cast and creator. If you win, you'll join fellow fans as we celebrate the arrival of the show's final blood-soaked season.
I shared my Top 10 Shows of 2012 and mentioned that I was pretty optimistic about the state of television, given the strength and variety of shows that were in my Fancy 15, i.e., the next tier down. Without further ado, here they are.
Last night at the at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences they screened a new 70 mm print of Spartacus. Producer/Star Kirk Douglas, 95, was present with wife Anne, and engaged in a vigorous Q&A session.