The name "Starz" isn't exactly synonymous with high-quality TV shows, but HBO and Showtime might want to watch their back. The underdog movie network's original programming has been quietly creeping up over the year few years, including their slept-on comedy series Party Down (which starts it's second season n April). And now, Starz is delving into Tudors/Rome territory with their action-packed historical drama Spartacus: Blood and Sand.

The show premieres tomorrow (January 22) at 10 pm on Starz, so we caught up with leading lady Lucy Lawless (yes, Xena!) to find out why we should tune in. Watch the quick video interview below...

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