Liam James McIntyre is an Australian actor best known for playing the lead role in the Starz television series Spartacus: Vengeance and Spartacus: War of the Damned as well as the villainous Weather Wizard in CW superhero series The Flash.
McIntyre began his career acting mainly in short films, before performing guest roles in Australia’s popular television series Rush and Neighbours. McIntyre made his US television debut guest-starring in an episode of the award-nominated HBO mini-series The Pacific.
After Andy Whitfield’s 2010 diagnosis of Non-Hodgkins lymphoma (and later death in 2011), McIntyre replaced him in the title role of Spartacus for the subsequent seasons. McIntyre made his feature film debut appearing alongside Kellan Lutz in The Legend of Hercules, in the role of Sotiris. On May 4, 2014, McIntyre starred in the Channel 7 thriller The Killing Field.
McIntyre is also providing the voice for JD Fenix, the son of original protagonist Marcus Fenix, in the upcoming video game sequel Gears of War 4.