McIntyre at the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con International
8 February 1982 |
Liam McIntyre (born 8 February 1982) is an Australian actor most known for his work in several short films and guest starring roles in Australian TV series. He played the lead role in the Starz television series Spartacus: Vengeance and Spartacus: War of the Damned.
Although McIntyre started his career acting mainly in short films, the actor had more promising roles guest starring in Australia's popular television series' Rush and Neighbours. McIntyre made his US television debut guest starring in an episode of the award nominated HBO mini-series The Pacific.
McIntyre was chosen as the replacement for Andy Whitfield in the title role for the Starz television series Spartacus. Whitfield withdrew from the role prior to his death, when his cancer recurred while filming. Production on the second season of Spartacus resumed in the fall of 2011 and premiered on 27 January 2012. McIntyre will be appearing alongside Kellan Lutz in Hercules: The Legend Begins.
McIntyre was born in Adelaide, Australia. In 2010, McIntyre began dating Australian singer and actress Erin Hasan, who starred in the original Melbourne and Sydney productions of musical Wicked as the Glinda standby. They were engaged in December 2012 and plan to marry in early 2014.
|2007||Shotgun! [An Opening Sequence]||Antonio||Film (short)|
|2009||Niflheim: Blood & Bullets||Lance Corporal Christopher Bragi||Film|
|2010||Bottled Up||Bruce||Film (short)|
|2010||Radev||Nik Radev||Film (short)|
|2010||The Pacific||Lew||TV mini-series (Episode: "Iwo Jima")|
|2010||Neighbours||Bradley Hewson||TV series (Episode #1.5917)|
|2010||Rush||Sergeant Matt Connor||TV series (Episodes: #3.16, #3.8)|
|2010||A Bitter Sip of Life||Manu||Film (short)|
|2012||Spartacus: Vengeance||Spartacus||TV Series (10 Episodes)|
|2013||Spartacus: War of the Damned||Spartacus||TV Series (10 Episodes)|
|2014||Hercules: The Legend Begins||Sotiris||Film, post-production|
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- 'Spartacus' Star Joins Kellan Lutz in 'Hercules 3D' (Exclusive)