Some character stills from Starz's new series Spartacus: Blood and Sand were released about a week ago. The photos of John Hannah as Batiatus are posted below. You can go here for a look at the full batch of photos. Spartacus: Blood and Sand will premiere on January 22, 2010 at 10pm on Starz in the US.
Starz also released some behind the scenes video with some footage from the show.