Plays the leading role of Spartacus in the Starz TV series, Spartacus: Vengeance and Spartacus: War of the Damned.
He grew up in Australia acting in theater productions.
He played the role of Lew on the TV series The Pacific.
He became engaged to Australian singer and actress Erin Hasan, who played the role of Glinda in the Australian version of Wicked in 2012. The couple tied the knot in January of 2014.
He took over the role of Spartacus after the death of Andy Whitfield.