Image of Lucy Lawless

Lucy Lawless

1968-03-29 Mount Albert, Auckland, New Zealand

Image of Lucy Lawless


Lucy Lawless, born Lucille Frances Ryan on March 29, 1968, in Mount Albert, Auckland, New Zealand, is an actress, singer, and activist. She gained international recognition and became an iconic figure for her role as Xena in the television series "Xena: Warrior Princess." Lawless began her acting career in New Zealand, initially appearing in various local productions. However, it was her portrayal of the fierce and courageous warrior princess Xena in "Xena: Warrior Princess" (1995-2001) that catapulted her to worldwide fame. The show became a cultural phenomenon and developed a dedicated fan following. Lawless received critical acclaim for her performance, earning praise for her physicality, strong presence, and ability to convey both strength and vulnerability. Beyond her work as Xena, Lawless has appeared in numerous television series and films. She has showcased her versatility as an actress, taking on roles in both drama and comedy. Lawless has appeared in shows such as "Battlestar Galactica," "Spartacus," "Ash vs Evil Dead," and "Parks and Recreation," among others. She has also made guest appearances in various series, demonstrating her range as an actress. Aside from her acting career, Lawless is known for her activism and advocacy work. She has been involved in environmental causes and has spoken out on issues such as climate change and ocean conservation. Lawless has used her platform to raise awareness and promote positive change in various areas. Throughout her career, Lucy Lawless has proven herself as a talented and versatile actress, captivating audiences with her powerful performances and strong on-screen presence. She continues to be admired for her portrayal of Xena and remains an influential figure in the entertainment industry.


Other Men's Careers Self 2023-08-01
Minions: The Rise of Gru Nun-Chuck (voice) 2022-06-29
Antarctica from Above Narrator 2022-08-25
The Spine of Night Tzod 2021-10-29
Mothers of the Revolution Herself 2021-10-07
Toke Duke 2020-09-14
Mosley Bera (voice) 2019-10-10
The Breaker Upperers Client 2018-03-10
The Changeover Miryam Carlisle 2017-09-28
How Bizarre: The Story of an Otara Millionaire Herself 2014-08-25
Lez Chat Construction Worker 2010-07-09
Angel of Death Vera 2009-07-07
Battlestar Galactica: The Plan D'Anna Biers (archive footage) (uncredited) 2009-10-27
Bitch Slap Mother Superior 2009-05-16
Bedtime Stories Aspen 2008-12-24
Dragonlance: Dragons of Autumn Twilight Goldmoon (voice) 2008-01-15
Justice League: The New Frontier Wonder Woman (voice) 2008-02-26
Lucy Lawless in Concert 2007-07-30
The Darkroom Cheryl 2006-01-01
Locusts Maddy Rierdon 2005-04-24
Boogeyman Tim's Mother 2005-02-04
Vampire Bats Maddy Rierdon 2005-10-30
EuroTrip Madame Vandersexxx 2004-02-20
Double Dare Self 2004-03-13
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Will Ferrell Art Teacher (archive footage) 2002-09-28
Spider-Man Punk Rock Girl 2002-05-01
Ginger Snaps Announcer on School's PA System (Uncredited) 2000-12-11
I'll Make You Happy self 1999-04-08
Hercules and Xena - The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus Xena 1998-01-06
Hercules & Xena: Wizards of the Screen Xena 1997-06-01
Peach Peach 1996-07-19
Your Studio and You Lucy Lawless 1995-02-01
Hercules and the Amazon Women Lysia 1994-04-24
The Rainbow Warrior Jane Redmond 1993-05-22
Typhon's People Mink Tertius 1993-01-01
Soldiers Without Guns Narrator