Liam McIntyre

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Liam McIntyre
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McIntyre at the 2014 Florida SuperCon
Born (1982-02-08) 8 February 1982 (age 35)
Adelaide, Australia
Occupation Actor
Years active 2007–present
Spouse(s) Erin Hasan (m. 2014)

Liam James McIntyre (born 8 February 1982) is an Australian actor best known for playing the lead role in the Starz television series Spartacus: Vengeance[1] and Spartacus: War of the Damned.


McIntyre at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con International.

McIntyre began his career acting mainly in short films, before performing guest roles 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.

After Andy Whitfield's 2010 diagnosis of Non-Hodgkins lymphoma (and later death in 2011), McIntyre replaced him in the title role of Spartacus for the subsequent seasons.[2][3][4]

McIntyre made his feature film debut appearing alongside Kellan Lutz in The Legend of Hercules, in the role of Sotiris.[5]

On May 4, 2014, McIntyre starred in the Channel 7 thriller The Killing Field.[6][7]

Personal life[edit]

McIntyre was born in Adelaide, Australia. In 2010 he began dating Australian singer and actress Erin Hasan, the star of the original Melbourne and Sydney productions of musical Wicked as the Glinda standby. They were engaged in December 2012, and married on 5 January 2014.[8][9]


Year Title Role Notes
2007 Shotgun! [An Opening Sequence] Antonio Short
Fancy Nigel Short
2009 Anniversary Harry Short
Niflheim: Blood & Bullets Lance Corporal Christopher Bragi
2010 Bottled Up Bruce Short
Radev Nik Radev Short
A Bitter Sip of Life Manu Short
2011 Ektopos Simon
2014 The Legend of Hercules Sotiris
2015 The Dream Children Luke Delaney
2016 Albion: The Enchanted Stallion Erémon Post-production
2017 Security Filming
Year Title Role Notes
2010 The Pacific Lew Episode: "Iwo Jima"
2010 Neighbours Bradley Hewson Episode #1.5917
2010 Rush Sergeant Matt Connor 2 episodes
2012–13 Spartacus Spartacus Main Role; 20 episodes
IGN Awards Best TV Hero[10] (2014)
2014 Auckland Daze Liam 2 episodes
2014 The Killing Field Detective Dan Wild Television film
2014-2016 The Flash Mark Mardon / Weather Wizard 4 episodes
2015 Unveiled Michael Hunter Episode: "Pilot"
2016 The Wizards of Aus Bronlo the Slayer 2 episodes
Video Games
Year Title Role Notes
2016 Gears of War 4 JD Fenix Voice


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