Xena Warrior Princess


Xena: Warrior Princess is a syndicated sword and sorcery TV series from Renassiance Pictures, distributed by MCA/Universal. The central premise revolves around the journeys of a powerful female warrior, Xena, trying to make amends for her evil past by fighting for the oppressed, and her travelling companion, Gabrielle, who seeks adventure as inspiration for her writings.

With it's unique combination of action, camp humour, and detailed portrait of the close friendship between the two main characters, it has found a wide and varied audience which has taken it to the top of the US syndicated TV ratings and in over 60 other countries around the world.

The series is filmed in the North Island of New Zealand and started out as a spin-off from Hercules: The Legendary Journeys.

This is a not for profit fan produced site. No copyright infringement is intended. Xena: Warrior Princess is a trademark of MCA Universal Inc.

Xena (Lucy Lawless) and Gabrielle (Renee O'Connor)

What's Here

Web Site Author's Note: Once again I've come back with only time to do updates to the information and not to bring in the new look and feel. Still all episdes are now in the index and some basic info on the final season has been added. I've also updated the Michael Hurst interview (commentaries only) with extra information I got from a conversation with Xena video editor, Robert Field
Interviews, News, Quizes, Rumours - A collection of interesting bits and pieces now including trailers and including Parts One (on directing Xena) and Two (on Amazon High and production techniques) of our interview with Xena director Michael Hurst!
The Episodes - this includes a full episode list, detailed episode synopses by grouped by season (first, second, third, fourth, fifth and HTLJ crossovers) and for some episodes detailed running time & cast information. UPDATED: now all episode titles, production codes and airing dates.
The Characters - this includes biographies for the main characters Xena and Gabrielle, and profile and appearance details for some of the main recurring characters plus an A to Z of characters.
Behind The Scenes - Photos of and where to find the spectacular locations in and around Auckland, New Zealand where the series is filmed.
Videos, CDs & Books - A list to help you find the Videos on VHS and DVD, CDs and Books that are available in connection with the series.
Other Web Sites - A strictly best of the best list of the other permanent Xena web sites out there - does not include personal sites, only collaborative efforts and Webrings.

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North America

Bevis King <B.King@ee.surrey.ac.uk>
Created: 19th February 1998. Updated: 6th August 2001