Spartacus Season 2 Delayed:Spartacus Blood And Sand Prequel? – Spartacus season 2 will air on Starz -but we have no idea when. Spartacus main actor Andy Whitfield was recently diagnosed with non-Hodgkins Lymphoma therefore will not be able to get back to work as he undergoes treatment.
Whitfield’s cancer has forced production of Season 2 to be delayed indefinitely.
The series’writer Maurissa Tancharoe, confirmed the news via Twitter saying:
“The second season is still happening, however, it is on hold at the moment due to star Andy Whitfield’s health problems.”
According to reports a prequel series is under work with a younger actor replacing Whitfield but no word yet if Lucy Lawless and John Hannah will be starring in the new show.