Spartacus Blood And Sand Prequel Official: Spartacus Season 2 In 2012? – Spartacus: Blood and Sand prequel will air on Starz in January 2011. Due to the fact the Andy Whitfield was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma earlier this year (he is cured and is doing well by the way) the channel has decided to start filming the prequel to the ‘Spartacus’ series.The six episode prequel/series will mainly focus on Spartacus’ master, played by John Hannah, and his wife, played by Lucy Lawless and their rise to power. But great news for the Andy Whitfield fans out there ,he will be briefly appearing in the prequel.
The shooting of Spartacus: Blood and Sand prequel begins in New Zealand this summer.