Lucy Lawless

Lucy Lawless

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Lucille Frances Ryan
  • Date of Birth: March 29, 1968
  • Place of Birth: Mount Albert, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Nationality: New Zealand
  • Occupation: Actress, singer, television presenter, activist
  • Years Active: 1989–present

Physical Appearance

  • Height: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
  • Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
  • Hair Color: Dark brown
  • Eye Color: Green

Early Life and Career

  • Lucy Lawless was born in Mount Albert, Auckland, New Zealand, on March 29, 1968.
  • Her parents are Frank Ryan, a farmer and banker, and Julie Ryan, a homemaker.
  • She has four siblings: two older brothers, a younger brother, and a younger sister.
  • Lawless attended Marist College, a Catholic girls' school in Auckland.
  • After graduating from high school, Lawless worked as a model and a flight attendant.
  • In 1989, she made her acting debut in the New Zealand soap opera "Gloss."

Rise to Fame

  • Lawless rose to fame in the early 1990s for her role as the title character in the television series "Xena: Warrior Princess."
  • The show was a critical and commercial success, and it ran for six seasons from 1995 to 2001.
  • Lawless's performance as Xena earned her widespread recognition and acclaim.
  • She has since starred in a number of other television shows and films, including "Battlestar Galactica" (2004-2009), "Spartacus: Blood and Sand" (2010-2013), and "Ash vs Evil Dead" (2015-2018).

Personal Life

  • Lawless has been married twice.
  • Her first marriage was to Garth Lawless, from 1988 to 1995.
  • They had one child together, a daughter named Daisy Lawless.
  • In 1998, Lawless married Robert Tapert, the producer of "Xena: Warrior Princess."
  • They have two sons together, named Julius Tapert and Judah Tapert.
  • Lawless is a vocal advocate for a number of causes, including women's rights and environmental protection.

Awards and Nominations

  • Lawless has won numerous awards for her acting work, including two Saturn Awards and a Golden Globe Award.
  • She has also been nominated for a number of other awards, including an Emmy Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award.


  • Lucy Lawless is one of the most iconic actresses of her generation.
  • Her role as Xena: Warrior Princess made her a household name and helped to break down stereotypes about women in action roles.
  • Lawless is also a role model for many people around the world for her activism and her commitment to social justice.
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