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Xena: Warrior Princess 

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Xena, a mighty Warrior Princess with a dark past, sets out to redeem herself. She is joined by small town bard, Gabrielle. Together they journey the ancient world and fight for the greater good against ruthless Warlords and Gods.
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 8 wins & 34 nominations. See more awards »

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Complete series cast summary:
Lucy Lawless ...  Xena / ... 134 episodes, 1995-2001
Renée O'Connor ...  Gabrielle / ... 134 episodes, 1995-2001
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Xena, once known as "Destroyer of Nations," tries to redeem herself by fighting for the greater good. On her quest, she meets Gabrielle, a small town bard hungry for adventure. Together, they take down some of the world's most formidable opponents, even the gods. Written by Willie Nelson Crane Jr

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Her courage will change the world! See more »


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Vanessa Angel was originally to leave to her show Weird Science (1994) and was set to play Xena. However Vanessa couldn't take the flight to New Zealand because was sick with flu and Lucy Lawless was cast. See more »

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Xena: Gabrielle goes by her own code; that code doesn't include killing.
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Prometheus (#08) Iolaus was harmed during the production of this motion picture. However, the Green Egg men went on to live long and prosperous lives. See more »

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In Germany most episodes are cut for violence to secure a "Not under 12" rating for broadcast in the afternoon. See more »


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The Bitter Suite: A Musical Odyssey
Song and Score Composed by Joseph LoDuca
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The finest bit of entertainment since 1975
14 November 2000 | by TaramSee all my reviews

The six years that Xena appeared on American television and then in international distribution was the most marvelous ride on the entertainment merry-go-round since "Wonder Woman" premiered in 1975, twenty years earlier. This show had camp, pathos, mystery, intrigue, intricate character development and the invention of a magnificent new world through which the viewer was able to judge and measure his or her own living situation. If you ever get a chance, at least take the time to watch either the entire first or the entire fourth seasons of Xena (which had the most developed plots). It is a show that actually changed the world into a better place and that can be said of only a few shows in history.

If you like "Xena" you might also like "Queen of Swords", "Wonder Woman", "Supergirl" (maybe....), "Chameleon 1,2, &3", "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys" or "Andromeda". You may also want to watch the direct to video cartoon release "Hercules and Xena: the Animated Movie: the Battle for Mount Olympus".


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USA | New Zealand

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 September 1995 (USA) See more »

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Auckland, New Zealand See more »

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(134 episodes)

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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