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Exclusive: Spartacus: War of the Damned Casts Aussie Disney Vet as Tiberius

christian antidormi spartacusStarz has cast an Australian Disney vet as a new rival to the title character in Spartacus: War of the Damned –but don’t expect any Mickey Mouse stuff when he comes to do battle.

Christian Antidormi will play Tiberius, who’s prepared to use any means necessary to vanquish Liam McIntyre’s Spartacus, and impress his own father, Marcus Crassus (Simon Merrells), in the process.

Antidormi is best known for his role as the cheeky heartthrob Vince in Disney Channel’s Australia-based comedy series As The Bell Rings, and has also appeared in several drama series Down Under.

Spartacus: War of the Damned, the next and final installment in Starz’ epic drama, is scheduled to air January 2013. Watch a fresh new trailer here: