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Spartacus: Vengeance – More Blood! More Sex! More Strife!

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The long-awaited second season of Spartacus – Spartacus: Vengeance [Starz, Fridays, 10/9C] – finds two former champions of Capua struggling between the demands of promised leadership and personal quests: Spartacus to avenge his wife; Crixus to find his lost love.

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Two Gladiators, One Legate, One Sneaky SOB, No Waiting – The Stars of Spartacus: Vengeance Talk Season Two!

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This week, Starz premieres the long awaited second season of the Spartacus saga, Spartacus: Vengeance [Fridays, 10/9C]. Monday, four of the series’ regulars – Manu Bennett [Crixus], Nick Tarabay [Ashur], Craig Parker [Glaber] and Dan Feuerrielgel [Agron] spoke with a group of journalists/bloggers about what’s coming up.

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Spartacus’ Season Two Journey According To Series Creator Steven S. DeKnight!

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Starz’ first big hit, Spartacus: Blood and Sand was unlike anything anyone had ever seen as an actually TV program before. A stroke of bad luck turned the show’s second season into a hastily put together, but very well done prequel, before tragedy required the series to recast its lead – original lead, Andy Whitfield insisted the show must go on and he even gave his successor his blessing.

So now we have the actual second season of the series – Spartacus: Vengeance [Starz, 10/9C] – ready to go and series creator/showrunner Steven S. DeKnight took time out from making the show to talk with a group of journalists/bloggers about the show.

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Starz Brings Out The Big Guns For Spartacus: Vengeance!

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Starz’ s biggest hit, Spartacus [Fridays, 10/9C], returns this week with a new Spartacus and a whole new setting. Following the first season revolt of the slaves of the House of Batiatus, the gladiators of Batiatus’ ludus are now out in the world, wreaking havoc.

In support of the new season, the series leads – Liam McIntyre [Spartacus], Lucy Lawless [Lucretia], Peter Mensah [Oenamaus/Doctore] and Viva Bianca [Ilithyia] spoke with a number of journalists/bloggers on a much longer than usual [90 minutes] conference call – and although he’s the new kid on the block, it is apparent from the banter that McIntyre fits right in.

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First Look: Starz’s Vegas-in-the-‘50s Series – Magic City

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Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Olga Kurylenko star in Starz’s gangster drama, Magic City – set in the Las Vegas of the ‘50s. Magic City was written and created by Mitch Glazer and is scheduled for Spring 2012 debut.

Follow the jump for a series synopsis and a teaser trailer for the show.

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The Endgame Begins on Torchwood!

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This is it! The endgame begins with episode eight of Torchwood: Miracle Day, End of the Road [Friday, August 26 at 10pm ET/PT], which finds Jack (John Barrowman) facing a showdown with a man he thought was long since dead, while Rex (Mekhi Phifer) takes extreme action to prevent the collapse of society. Wayne Knight (“Seinfeld,” and Jurassic Park) continues his guest appearances as Brian Friedkin, a powerful Section Chief wielding great power first of three within the CIA. John De Lancie (Star Trek: The Next Generation) and Nana Visitor (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine) also guest star.

Check out five more teaser photos after the jump.

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Starz Entertainment and BBC Worldwide Productions Forge Development, Production and Distribution Agreement!

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If you love Torchwood: Miracle Day, here’s a little news tidbit to give you hope for more highly entertaining original programming from Starz Entertainment – the company has signed a deal with the BBC Worldwide Productions [home of Torchwood: Miracle Day, Dancing With The Stars, Top Gear and What Not To Wear] to develop, produce and distribute original programming.

Details of the deal follow the jump.

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