She portrayed the title character in television series Xena: Warrior Princess — ; cylon model Number Three D'Anna Biers on the re-imagined Battlestar Galactica series — ; and Lucretia in the television series Spartacus: Blood and Sand , its prequel Spartacus: Gods of the Arena , and its sequel Spartacus: Vengeance She has described her family as "this big, sprawling Irish Catholic family",  and while filming in Ireland for the Discovery Channel in , told Ireland on Sunday that her father's family originated in Quilty, County Clare. Ryan appeared in her first musical at age 10  and began acting in secondary school. Lawless has said she suffered from bulimia as a child, but she was able to overcome the illness. In that episode , she played a man-hating Amazon named Lysia. She went on to play another character, Lyla, in the first-season episode "As Darkness Falls.
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Getty Image. Television has long been the home of a sort of censored reality, one in which people hardly ever swear and never, ever, get naked. But live TV can be a different beast. Like a boss. The crowd just laughs, Niven makes his jokes and the goddamn orchestra even starts playing a streaking soundtrack. It truly was a better time. Look, sometimes you meet Bob Barker and you get so excited your titties come flying out.
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Every now and then, we send someone stumbling into the dark Maxim archives to see what we were up to way back when. What follows is our interview with Lawless, conducted by Bob Ivry:. Luckily, when we caught up with Lucky at her Auckland home, disintegrating vegetables was just on the of topics on hand. At first I had a hard time accepting it.
Lucy Lawless has admitted that filming her sex scenes on "Spartacus" was awkward. And why wouldn't they be, her husband, Rob Tapert, is the executive producer of the show. Imagine your man watching you pretend to be with another guy.