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'Spartacus: Gods of the Arena' Trailer Number 2

January 8, 2011 (7:24 am) GMT
Back when gladiators were not picked up from slavery trade, men treated the job as 'blessings' and did the life-or-death battle for dignity.

"There is only one way to become a champion ... don't lose," 's Gannicus says in the second and final trailer of "". The new video contains more words from the perspective of the gladiators, the ludus owner and the powerful woman behind the bloody business.

A prequel to "Spartacus: Blood and Sand", "Gods of the Arena" tells the story of the original Champion of the House of Batiatus: Gannicus in a more ruthless time before Spartacus' arrival where honor was just finding it's way into the arena. The six-episode prequel will begin January 21 on Starz with the episode "Past Transgressions".

"Gods of the Arena" was made when "Blood and Sand" star was battling Hodgkin lymphoma. At the Friday, January 7 TCA press tour, "Spartacus" producer Steven DeKnight said, "If there us any upside to Andy's illness, it is that we are better equipped to support the the new Spartacus."



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