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Spartacus puts a plan in motion to weaken Crassus' forces and gain the upper hand on the battlefield,but a betrayal threatens to foil his plan.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 3x5
Airdate: Friday March 01st, 2013
Special Airtime: 09:00 pm

Alternate Airdates:

UK (sky 1) Mar 11, 2013
FI (TV5) May 18, 2014

Guest Stars
Anthony Ray ParkerAnthony Ray Parker
As Sanus
Barry DuffieldBarry Duffield
As Lugo
Blessing MokgohloaBlessing Mokgohloa
As Castus
Charlie BleakleyCharlie Bleakley
As Ulpianus
Colin MoyColin Moy
As Senator Metellus
Gwendoline TaylorGwendoline Taylor
As Sibyl
Heath JonesHeath Jones
As Donar
Jason HassellJason Hassell
As Brictius
Roy SnowRoy Snow
As Commander Rufus
Sacha StejkoSacha Stejko
As Pregnant Rebel
Vince ColosimoVince Colosimo
As Heracleo
Main Cast
Liam McIntyreLiam McIntyre
As Spartacus
Manu BennettManu Bennett
As Crixus
Dustin ClareDustin Clare
As Gannicus
Ditch DaveyDitch Davey
As Nemetes
Jenna LindJenna Lind
As Kore
Simon MerrellsSimon Merrells
As Marcus Crassus
Todd LasanceTodd Lasance
As Gaius Julius Caesar


The episode begins with the sight of blood. The rebels are shown storing the bodies of the dead Romans. Spartacus wants the bodies salted and preserved because they would still be of some use to them. Spartacus then reveals to Agron that he is leaving the city for some work. Agron doesn’t feel it’s a good idea for him to leave at this juncture given the current situation. He reminds Spartacus about his soured relations with Crixus and hints that Crixus might create problems. Spartacus pays no heed to what Agron has to say and wants the discussion ended. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorSteven S. DeKnight
Executive ProducerRob Tapert  |  Sam Raimi  |  Steven S. DeKnight  |  Joshua Donen
ProducerJed Whedon  |  Rick Jacobson  |  Brent Fletcher  |  Chloe Smith
Co-ProducerTodd Helbing  |  Charles Knight (2)  |  Aaron Lam  |  Aaron Helbing  |  Seamus Kevin Fahey
Consulting ProducerJeffrey Bell
Associate ProducerPaul Grinder  |  Moira Grant
Production DesignerIain Aitken
EditorAllanah Milne
CastingFaith Martin  |  Annabel Lomas
Line ProducerMel Turner
First Assistant DirectorAxel J. Paton
Staff WriterAllison Miller (1)
Music EditorJason Smith (3)
Costume DesignerBarbara Darragh
Script SupervisorDi Moffatt  |  Monique Knight
Production CoordinatorAmber Wakefield  |  Helen Urban
Script CoordinatorMark Leitner
Director of PhotographyDave Garbett
Stunt CoordinatorClint Elvy
Production ManagerTara Landry
Costume SupervisorShani Gyde
Boom OperatorChris O'shea
"A" Camera OperatorUlric Raymond
Music ComposerJoseph Loduca
"B" Camera OperatorTodd Bilton
Makeup & Hair SupervisorVanessa Hurley
Make-up & Hair DesignerDenise Kum
Prosthetics DesignerDenise Kum
Executive Visual Effects SupervisorCharlie McClellan
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