There is a fantastic interview with Rob in this month's OnFilm Magazine April 2011 dealing with his work in the NZ Film Industry and all the great shows he has produced.
OnFilm Magazine April 2011
Through TV Shows including Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, Xena: Warrior Princess and Spartacus, American producer Rob Tapert has played a monumental role in developing the NZ screen production industry. Philip Wakefield talks to the OnFilm/Spada Champion of 2010
Rob was given a special honour the NZ Screen industry awards presented at the SPADA Conference on November 12, 2010. The award given to Rob was for Onfilm/SPADA Industry Champion! SPADA members include producers, directors, production companies and allied craft professionals working in film, television, TVC, video, post-production, animation and interactive media; lawyers and accountants, completion guarantors, and industry suppliers.
In the interview Rob talks about what an honour it was to receive the award
Spartacus Season 2 News:
- Season 2 first episode will have 30 speaking parts and
a core cast of 19 or 20 with more lavish digital effects
- More graphic environment
- More expensive to make
- Only 10 episodes
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