Live panel of Manu Bennett recorded at the 2013 Ottawa Comic-Con by attendees. This Q&A was one of the best of the 2013 Ottawa Comic-Con. Manu tells great and honest stories of his rise to being in Spartacus and Arrow.
Jonathan Manu Bennett (born 10 October 1969), is a New Zealand born actor. He is known for his portrayal as the Gallic gladiator Crixus in the Starz television series Spartacus. He has also appeared as the orc commander Azog the Defiler in Peter Jackson’s three-part film adaptation based on The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien, as supervillain Slade Wilson/Deathstroke in The CW TV series Arrow. Since January 2016, he plays the role of Allanon in the MTV series The Shannara Chronicles, based on the Shannara novel series by Terry Brooks.