Manu Bennett

Manu Bennett

Manu Bennett  New Zealander Actor


Who is is he dating right now?

According to our records, Manu Bennett is possibly single.


Manu Bennett has been in a relationship with Karin Horen (2005 - 2012).

He has had encounters with Luna Voce (2015) and Chantel Elloway (2013 - 2014).

Manu Bennett is rumoured to have hooked up with Cynthia Addai-Robinson (2011 - 2013).


Manu Bennett is a 47 year old New Zealander Actor. Born Jonathan Manu Bennett on 10th October, 1969 in Rotorua, New Zealand and educated at Te Aute College and New South Wales Schoolboys Rugby Union Team, he is famous for Spartacus, Arrow, The Hobbit in a career that spans 1993–present. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Manu Bennett has been in 3 on-screen matchups, including Lucy Lawless in Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010), Cynthia Addai-Robinson in Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010) and Lesley-Ann Brandt in Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010).

Manu Bennett is a member of the following lists: New Zealand male Māori actors, Australian male film actors and Australian male television actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1 7 years - -
Encounter2 1 year, 7 months 4 months, 1 day 1 month, 1 day
Rumoured1 2 years - -
Total4 7 years 2 years, 5 months 1 month, 1 day


First Name Manu
Last Name Bennett
Full Name at Birth Jonathan Manu Bennett
Alternative Name Jon Bennett
Age 47 years
Birthday 10th October, 1969
Birthplace Rotorua, New Zealand
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Weight 205lbs (93 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Scar by his left eye, Deep Voice, Intense dark brown eyes
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality New Zealander
High School Te Aute College, New South Wales Schoolboys Rugby Union Team
University Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Spartacus, Arrow, The Hobbit
Year(s) Active 1993–present
Shoe Size 46
Official Websites,,
Father Ted Bennett (Singer)
Mother Jean Bennett (Model)
Brother Stephen Bennett
Friend Joey Braha, Joey Braha, Joey Braha, Cynthia Addai Robinson (actress)
Associated People Liam McIntyre, Andy Whitfield, Stephen Amell, Cynthia Addai-Robinson
Favorite Bands Prince

Manu Bennett (born 10 October 1969), also known as John Bennett or Jon Bennett, is an Australian-New Zealand actor. He is known for his portrayal as the Gallic gladiator Crixus in the Starz television series Spartacus. He has also appeared as Azog the Defiler in Peter Jackson's three-part film adaptation based on The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien, as supervillain Slade Wilson/Deathstroke in The CW TV series Arrow and as Allanon in the upcoming MTV series The Shannara Chronicles, based on the Shannara novel series by Terry Brooks.

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Manu Bennett47 LibraActor
New Zealander
Luna Voce28 AriesModel
Chantel Elloway29 VirgoModel (Adult/Glamour)
Cynthia Addai-Robinson31 CapricornActress
Karin Horen43 Taurus


Mokoia BennettFemale20079 years old
Huia BennettFemale20106 years old
Pania BennettFemale20124 years old


The Shannara Chronicles2016AllanonTV Show
Beta Test2016CreedMovie
Death Race 20502016FrankensteinMovie
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies2014AzogMovie
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug2013AzogMovie
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey2012AzogMovie
Arrow2012Slade WilsonTV Show
Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms2012SunshineMovie
Sinbad and the Minotaur2011SinbadTV Movie
Spartacus: Gods of the Arena2011CrixusTV Show
Spartacus: War of the Damned2010CrixusTV Show
The Strip2008Brandon BellTV Show
30 Days of Night2007Billy KitkaMovie
The Condemned2007PacoMovie
The Marine2006BennettMovie
Tango Trois2006ManShort Film
American Dad!2005PatrucioTV Show
Mataku2002JohnTV Show
Lantana2001Steve Valdez (as Jon Bennett)Movie
Head Start2001DomTV Show
Street Legal2000Matt UrlichTV Show
BeastMaster1999Terron LeaderTV Show
All Saints1998DarrenTV Show
Tales of the South Seas1998David LegeureTV Show
The Violent Earth1998Wanatcha DuValierTV Show
Water Rats1996Joseph LipinskiTV Show
Xena: Warrior Princess1995Marc AntonyTV Show
Blue Heelers1994Mark DaviesTV Show
Paradise Beach1993Kirk Barsby 1993-94 (as Jon Bennett)TV Show
Shortland Street1992Jack HewittTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (33)

a jSep 18, 2013

I think manu is one of the finest men I have ever seen good luck w/ your carreer and have a happy life god bless you always!!!!!!

DiJun 19, 2013

Good job on all your success Mr. Bennett wish you all the best in everything. Its funny reading the comments, I can say us Libran's both man and women are the most attractive creatures. Son's and daughters of Venus :)

KateMar 24, 2013

There is no way this man can stay married. There are just too many women who will love him. The most beautiful man EVER created. His voice, his demeanor, the way he is with fans, everything. This man is a woman's dream, period. I'm hooked.

karentatertotJan 28, 2013

I'm such a geek but I love all these books, you are awesome!!!

katia zagarellaFeb 12, 2012

manu bennet very wonderful my life y love you

user130Oct 1, 2011

Will always be "Kirk" in Paradise Beach to me...

VeronicaJun 4, 2011

Manu-can I have your baby? Lol. Im so in love with you!!!! Seriously! I loose sleep because of you! Haha... Wow I never thought I would sound like a stalker.. Lucky woman, whoever she is...

DianeMay 19, 2011

Yes Manu, you are handsome and a body to match. I wish you much success in all you do.

shaunnaMay 8, 2011

hi i don't mean to be rood but are u dating and do u have any kids.

LOTUSApr 1, 2011


terryMar 3, 2011

I have never seen such a wonderfull well made man, this man makes me hot, don't get married

socleverightFeb 7, 2011

Manu Bennett as Crixus is casting genius, he is unforgettable and as hot as a man can get!!!

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