Filmed entirely in New Zealand, "War Of The Damned" stars Liam McIntyre as 'Spartacus', Manu Bennett as 'Crixus', Dustin Clare as 'Gannicus' (who should have his own "Conan"-like series), Dan Feuerriege as 'Agron', Cynthia Addai-Robinson as 'Naevia' and Ellen Hollman as 'Saxa'.
"...following the defeat of Roman commander 'Gaius Claudius Glaber', 'Spartacus' and his men amass 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..."
New cast members include include Todd Lasance as 'Gaius Julius Caesar', Simon Merrells as 'Marcus Crassus' and Anna Hutchison as 'Laeta'.