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Manu Bennett


Gracing international covers such as Muscle and Fitness and Men's Health Manu Bennett is capturing the attention of filmmakers and fans with his extraordinary presence and talent. Of Maori descent and born in Auckland, New Zealand to a singer and a fashion model, Manu's family relocated to Australia soon after his birth. During high school Manu ... See full bio »

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 2014 LEGO the Hobbit: The Video Game (Video Game)
Azog the Defiler (voice)
 2010-2013 Spartacus: War of the Damned (TV Series)
Crixus
- Victory (2013) ... Crixus
- Separate Paths (2013) ... Crixus
- Mors Indecepta (2013) ... Crixus
- Spoils of War (2013) ... Crixus
 2012 Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms (TV Series)
Sunshine
- Episode #1.6 (2012) ... Sunshine
- Episode #1.5 (2012) ... Sunshine
- Episode #1.4 (2012) ... Sunshine
- Episode #1.3 (2012) ... Sunshine
 2011 Sinbad and the Minotaur (TV Movie)
Sinbad
 2011 Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (TV Mini-Series)
Crixus
- The Bitter End (2011) ... Crixus
- Reckoning (2011) ... Crixus
- Beneath the Mask (2011) ... Crixus
- Paterfamilias (2011) ... Crixus
- Missio (2011) ... Crixus
 2008 The Strip (TV Series)
Brandon Bell
 2006 Tango Trois (Short)
Man
 2002 Mataku (TV Series)
John
- Going to War (2002) ... John
 2001 Lantana
Steve Valdez (as Jon Bennett)
 2001 Head Start (TV Series)
Dom
- He Ain't Heavy (2001) ... Dom (as Jon Bennett)
 2000 Tales of the South Seas (TV Series)
David Legeure
- Fast Company (2000) ... David Legeure (as Jon Bennett)
 2000 Xena: Warrior Princess (TV Series)
Marc Antony
- Antony & Cleopatra (2000) ... Marc Antony (as Jon Bennett)
 1999 BeastMaster (TV Series)
Terron Leader
- The Legend Continues (1999) ... Terron Leader (as Jon Bennett)
 1998 The Violent Earth (TV Mini-Series)
Wanatcha DuValier (as Jon Bennett)
 1998 All Saints (TV Series)
Darren
- Body and Soul (1998) ... Darren (as Jon Bennett)
 1996-1997 Water Rats (TV Series)
Joseph Lipinski
- One Dead Rat (1997) ... Joseph Lipinski (as Jon Bennett)
- Goldie's Trip (1997) ... Joseph Lipinski (as Jon Bennett)
- Unfinished Business (1996) ... Joseph Lipinski (as Jon Bennett)
 1994 Blue Heelers (TV Series)
Mark Davies
- The First Stone (1994) ... Mark Davies (as John Bennett)
 1993 Paradise Beach (TV Series)
Kirk Barsby 1993-94 (as Jon Bennett)
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Alternate Names:

John Bennett | Jon Bennett

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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[on attending a boarding school for Maori boys in New Zealand.] It was like being sent to gladiator school. Like prison. The only things people respected were strength, being good at rugby, and being able to hold your own in a fight. See more »

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Attended the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute on a scholarship. See more »

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Libra

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Roles Without Accent Hitokiri03
only actor to appear in every episode so far arunsah
Nice piece lol! davin_nation
Keep him going in 'Spartacus!' wgg-1
40 years old? Seriously!? ferdi_online
He should play CONAN adamhass
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