Xena: Warrior Princess has been referred to as a pop cultural phenomenon and feminist and lesbian icon. By helping to pave the way for female action heroes in television and film, "Xena" also strengthened the stunt woman profession. Xena and Gabrielle's relationship see Influence on the lesbian community has been cited as one of the reasons why the series has been so popular, coupled with the denials of her character's lesbianism from Lawless while the series was running. One of the running jokes in the Animorphs series of books is Marco 's continual comparison of Rachel to Xena, referring to her daredevil nature and her lust for battle. In January , the team that discovered the dwarf planet UB nicknamed it "Xena" in honor of the TV character.
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Marcus, Ares ,. Co-created by Tapert and John Schulian, she first appeared in the — television series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys , before going on to appear in Xena: Warrior Princess TV show and subsequent comic book of the same name. The Warrior Princess has also appeared in the spin-off animated film The Battle for Mount Olympus , as well as numerous non- canon expanded universe material, such as books and video games. Xena was played by New Zealand actress Lucy Lawless. Xena is the protagonist of the story, and the series depicts her on a quest to redeem herself from her dark past by using her formidable fighting skills to help people.
Unless there any other major characters named Gabrielle in TV, the Xena character should have the title. The existing article describes her story as depicted in the show. But this is only one part of what the article could cover. Anyone else, please add to or modify this list -.
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