Monday, September 12, 2011

Vale Andy Whitfiled

SAD news today with the death of Welsh born actor Andy Whitfield who has passed away at the age of 37 with non-Hodgkin Lymphoma disease.

Andy's first big break came with the TV series Spartacus : Blood and Sand. Previously he had appeared in a number of successful Australian series including Packed To The Rafters, All Saints and McLeod's Daughters.

Born in Anglesey Wales, Andy studied engineering at Sheffield University before moving to Australia. He is survived by his wife Vashti.