Do you still remember the intro? "In a time of ancient gods, warlords and kings, a land in turmoil cried out for a hero. She was Xena, a mighty princess forged in the heat of battle. The power...the passion...the danger. Her courage will change the world."
In the beginning "Xena" travelled across the lands with a whole army of cruel warriors. Back then, her only purpose was to avenge the assassination of her little brother.
Only when "Xena" meets "Hercules“, she decides to fight for the oppressed and to put her powers to a good use . That‘s how "Xena" became a real hero.
Lucy Lawless was the lucky one playing the part of the warrior princess "Xena" on the show by the same name, which was produced from 1995 until 2001. From 2010 until 2012 Lucy Lawless also played a leading part in the first two seasons of Spartacus. Most recently, she featured in the series Parks and Recreation, The Code, Salem and Ash Vs Evil Dead.
Since 1998, Lucy Lawless has been married to Xena producer Gerard Tapert. They have two sons together - Lucy Lawless also has a daughter from her first marriage.
Ted Raimi played the part of the clumsy "Joxer" who gets killed by "Livia" later on. By the way: The fantasy series was produced by Ted Raimi's brother!
Ted Raimi obviously has got a huge knack for horror films: He featured in several horror flicks like The Evil Dead 2 or The Grudge. In addition, Raimi featured in all of the three Spider-Man movies, which were directed by his brother Sam Raimi. In 2016 Ted had a cameo in Ash Vs Evil Dead...
Ted Raimi also appears under the pseudonym Bill Ferguson.
Renée O‘Conner played the part of "Gabrielle" on Xena: Warrior Princess. The part made her famous all over the world! And do you know what? O'Conner even directed two episodes of the show!
"Gabrielle" and "Xena" were a great team on screen.
In 2010, Renée featured in the series Ark. After that she appeared in movies like Beyond the Farthest Star and Last Chance. In 2016 then, Renée also appeared in the movie Watch the Sky. Renée O‘Conner is married to the actor Jed Sura. The couple has two kids together.
"Xena's" daughter "Eve" is the reincarnation of "Callisto".
Adrienne Wilkinson played the part of "Livia", who later appears as "Eve" in the fifth and sixth season. "Livia" is also a very cruel warrior at first...
From 2011 until 2013 Adrienne Wilkinson featured in the series Venice: The Series. Afterwards she snatched a part in Suspense, a series in which she appeared until 2016. Her latest appearance on the small screen for Adrienne Wilkinson was as a series regular in the Sci-Fi series Renegades.
Adrienne Wilkinson also works as a voice actor these days. Her voice can be heard in a number of video games, like EverQuest II or Saints Row.
Hudson Leick played the part of the insane "Callisto". She grew up a barbarous warrior who didn't get released until she was reborn as "Xena's" daughter "Eve".
During the past couple of years, Hudson Leick's acting career calmed down quite a bit. But every now and then she still features in TV shows like Nip/Tuck and Law & Order: L.A..