Lesley-Ann Brandt is a South African born actress, who plays the role of Naevia in Spartacus: Blood and Sand, and Spartacus: Gods of the Arena. However, she is not in Spartacus: Vengeance, because she quit her role as Naevia and was replaced by Cynthia Addai-Robinson.
Lesley's first important role in acting was in the New Zealand television series playing the role of Leilani Fa'auigaese in Diplomatic Immunity. She has also played quest roles in shows like CSI: NY and Chuck
Besides TV shows, she played the "Lead female" role in two separate music videos in 2007.Since leaving the show, Lesley has played lead roles in "Zombie Apocalypse" and "Duke".
- Lesley auditioned for the part of Sura, but the casting director suggested that she should audition for the role of Naevia instead.