Andy Whitfield - Singapore Forums by SGClub.com
Singapore Forums by SGClub.com
Sitemap Contact Us FAQ Singapore Forums by SGClub.com
Home Photos Member List Register Mark Forums Read  
Go Back Home > Leisure & Entertainment > Movies Singapore > Movie Celebrities Appreciation » Andy Whitfield

Why aren't you a member of SGClub.com yet??

» Join 130,000+ other members in chatting.
» Make lots of new friends here.
» Keep up-to-date with current events.
» Participate in Club outings.
» Download lots of Free Stuff!

Registration just takes 2mins and is absolutely free so join our community today!

I Want to Choose my Own Personal Nickname Now!


Comment
 
LinkBack Celebrity Tools Display Modes
Andy Whitfield
Andy Whitfield
Published by Emolisher
11th February 2012
Default

Career

Whitfield was born in Amlwch, Wales. He studied engineering at the University of Sheffield, England and worked in Lidcombe, New South Wales, Australia as an engineer before settling in Sydney in 1999. He attended Screenwise Film & TV School for Actors, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He appeared in several Australian television series, such as Opening Up, All Saints, The Strip, Packed to the Rafters, and McLeod's Daughters.

Whitfield gained his first prominent role in the Australian supernatural film Gabriel. He also starred in the 2010 television series Spartacus: Blood and Sand, which was filmed in New Zealand. He portrays a version of the historical Spartacus, although in this retelling he is a conscripted soldier condemned to death who defeats all four of his executioners and is thereby recycled as a gladiator. The actual Spartacus, like this fictional version, was destined to lead a rebellion against the Romans (the Third Servile War). Whitfield also appeared in the Australian thriller The Clinic starring opposite Tabrett Bethell (of Legend of the Seeker fame) which was shot in Deniliquin.

In August 2010, Whitfield teamed up with Freddie Wong and created a 2-minute YouTube video named "Time Crisis", based on the game Time Crisis.[citation needed] Whitfield made a brief, uncredited voice-only appearance in the prequel mini-series Spartacus: Gods of the Arena, which premiered on 21 January 2011.

Illness and death

In March 2010, Whitfield was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma and began undergoing treatment immediately in New Zealand. This delayed production of season two of Spartacus:Vengance. While waiting for Whitfield's treatment and expected recovery, the network produced a six-part prequel, Spartacus: Gods of the Arena, with only a brief uncredited voiceover from the actor. Although declared cancer-free only two months later, he suffered a recurrence of the disease later in the year and was ultimately compelled to abandon the role. Starz recast 29-year-old Australian actor Liam McIntyre as Whitfield's successor.

Whitfield died of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in Sydney, Australia, on 11 September 2011, 18 months after his initial cancer diagnosis.News articles incorrectly claimed he was 39.





RIP
__________________
My entire figurine sales thread : http://forums.sgclub.com/singapore/s...op_326041.html (Closed)
My 3 little piggies : http://forums.sgclub.com/singapore/3...gs_100212.html (Deceased)
My 2 cute bunnies : http://forums.sgclub.com/singapore/2...es_519003.html
Movie Rating
Hotness
80%80%80%
4
1 user rated 80% average

Latest 5 celebrities

Celebrity Tools
Sponsors

  #1  
By oldvirgin on 11th February 2012, 10:27 AM
Default Re: Andy Whitfield

finally Emma Watson is no longer at the top spot!


yeah hes awesome, having a much better body than Liam McIntyre even though hes like 10 yrs older than him.
Reply With Quote
Comment

Tags
andy whitfield, drama, spartacus

Celebrity Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Celebrity Celebrity Starter Category Comments Last Post
'Spartacus' star Whitfield dies of lymphoma at 39 oldvirgin Movie/TV Chat & News 0 12th September 2011 01:21 PM
Andy Lau: I used to be a snob *StarDust* Music Zone 2 25th January 2011 10:19 AM
hi all andy here m new Andyshow Welcome Centre 10 25th May 2008 12:58 PM
Andy Lau Wallpaper janice Computer Wallpapers 14 18th February 2008 02:55 PM
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO Andy Lau !!!!! today is ANDY LAU BIRTHDAY ! Panda_King Music Zone 27 28th September 2007 02:48 PM

» Sponsors
Watch Free Movies Online
Celebrity Gossip
Food Delivery

» Facebook Fans
» What's Going On?
Title, Username, & Date
selling Murata Ceramic chip capacitors
DIABETES is in essence a chronic relative caloric excess problem:
Great gifts for guys
What I think of online dating
Fashionable hair wigs
Man charged with releasing pet stingrays into reservoir
ICA officer charged with accepting bribes
MD of pharmaceutical firm accused of selling drugs
Police question shop staff over sale of karambit knife
Jurong West lift that plunged four floors remains closed after two months
Man convicted for possessing 280 explicit videos of women and girls in Singapore
INTERIOR DESIGN DIPLOMA - LASALLE? NAFA? any other options?
Do you know?
Thai Oil Massage
Downtown Line 3 to launch with 2 days of free travel
Train delay on East West Line causes crowds at stations
Best Chicken Rice In Bukit Timah Singapore
I grew my own breast implants...from the fat on my tummy
More expats find it tough to get kids into local schools
Why Stretching Is Just as Important as Exercise
Featured Photos
by DBest
· · ·
Member Galleries
20335 photos
13340 comments
by DBest
· · ·
Member Galleries
20335 photos
13340 comments
by DBest
· · ·
Member Galleries
20335 photos
13340 comments
by DBest
· · ·
Member Galleries
20335 photos
13340 comments
by DBest
· · ·
Member Galleries
20335 photos
13340 comments
by DBest
· · ·
Member Galleries
20335 photos
13340 comments
by DBest
· · ·
Member Galleries
20335 photos
13340 comments
by DBest
· · ·
Member Galleries
20335 photos
13340 comments
by DBest
· · ·
Member Galleries
20335 photos
13340 comments
by DBest
· · ·
Member Galleries
20335 photos
13340 comments

 

All times are GMT +8. The time now is 06:23 AM.


Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright© 2004-2013 SGClub.com. All rights reserved.