TVLine Items: Spartacus' Final Season Premiere Date, Thrones Adds Coldplay Rocker and More!

Spartacus Season 4 SpoilersSpartacus fourth and final season has pinned down a premiere date.

Starz announced on Tuesday that the drama’s last chapter, titled Spartacus: War of the Damned, will bow Friday, Jan. 25 at 9/8c.

As creator Steven S. DeKnight previously told TVLine, the series’ final hurrah centers on the battle between Spartacus and Marcus Crassus. “It is very much Crassus, along with the aid of Caesar, going after Spartacus,” he shared. “The scope of it multiplies many times as Crassus battles Spartacus across the country.”

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• Coldplay drummer Will Champion will guest-star in a Season 3 episode of Game of Thrones (bowing March 31), EW.com reports. And whaddaya know, the musician has been tapped to play a drummer!

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• Ken Leung (Lost) and Jeananne Goossen (The Following) will co-star opposite Eoin Macken (Merlin) and Freddy Rodriguez (Six Feet Under) in the NBC drama pilot After Hours, Deadline reports. The potential series follows those working the graveyard shift in an ER.

Pedro Pascal (The Good WifeLights Out) has landed an arc in USA Network’s upcoming new series Graceland. Per The Hollywood Reporter, he will recur on the drama — which centers on various undercover law enforcers living together — as a rebellious FBI agent.

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• Samm Levine (Freaks and Geeks), Sunkrish Bala (Shameless) and Chelsea Harris (Grey’s Anatomy) have joined Phys Ed, an ABC Family comedy pilot, per The Hollywood Reporter. The project follows an ex-jock who returns to his high school as a teacher.

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