The following is from Michael Hurst's Official Site about directing Spartacus War of the Damned (Season 3)
Mid August-September 2012: Directing Spartacus: War of the Damned
Michael will direct episode 3.9; he previously directed episode 3.4. The show will premiere on Starz in the U.S. in late January 2013.
For more about War of the Damned news go to Season 3 News Page