Spartacus: Blood and Sand Receives (Very Early) Second Season Pick-Up

by at . Comments

Talk about a vote of confidence.

A month before Spartacus: Blood and Sand premieres on Starz, the network has already renewed this series for a second season.

The action-adventure, which focuses on the tale of the iconic title character's life as a gladiator, debuts on January 22. Production on its 13-episode second season will begin around that same time, an incredibly unusual, intriguing move.

It's hard not to get excited for Spartacus: Blood and Sand as a result. Viewers are often wary to get too attached to a show that could be canceled after just a few weeks, but this announcement eliminates that concern.

Check out the drama's official trailer below and let us know if you'll be tuning in for its premiere:

[video url="http://www.tvfanatic.com/videos/spartacus-blood-and-sand/" title="Spartacus: Blood and Sand"] [/video]

TV Fanatics Love Prime Instant Video
Amazon Prime Instant Video
Catch Up on Old Episodes
of Similar Shows and Old Favorites.

Matt Richenthal is the Editor in Chief of TV Fanatic. Follow him on Twitter and on Google+.

Tags: