11/02/15: Manu Bennett announced at The Middle Earth Con!
We are pleased to announce the coming of Manu Bennett at the first edition of the Middle Earth con. This event will take place on November 12th & 13th, 2016 in Paris !
Manu Bennett is an Australian-New Zealand actor.
In 2010, Bennett co-starred in the new American television series Spartacus: Blood and Sand, about the defiant gladiatorSpartacus. Bennett played the key role of Crixus, Champion of Capua. He was the only cast member of the show who starred on all three seasons, and the prequel Spartacus: Gods of the Arena as well as starring in the most episodes of this series.
In 2012, he played the villain Azog the Defiler in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, and continued to portray the character in the sequels. In November 2012, Bennett was cast in the first season of Arrow as Slade Wilson, and in March 2013, he was promoted to series regular for the second season.