Tricia Helfer

Tricia Helfer ‘Powers’ Up For Major Season 2 Role

by Kevin Fitzpatrick 4 hours ago
Sony / USA
However much polish its first season might have used, Sony PlayStation’s Powers isn’t having trouble attracting name actors and sci-fi icons. Following Michael Madsen’s SuperShock-ing role last week, Battlestar Galactica icon Tricia Helfer has joined the series for Season 2, but will she be suiting up?

‘Falling Skies’ Almost Ended the Series on a Much More Sinister Note

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 31, 2015 @ 1:58 PM
Whether or not TNT’s Falling Skies succeeded in keeping its fans happy through five seasons, last night saw the Spielberg-produced alien-actioner finally wrapping things up, as Tom Mason clinched the defeat of Earth’s alien invaders. Now, showrunner David Eick discusses how the ending originally had a much more sinister tone, and what Battlestar Galactica alum snuck in a surprise cameo.

Syfy's 'Dominion' and Tricia Helfer's 'Ascension' Get First Full Trailers

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 15, 2014 @ 8:47 PM
Amid all the many network upfront presentations of the week, today saw NBC and Universal holding their cable expo to promote the likes of Syfy and USA. Among the new series glimpsed, 'Legion' TV sequel drama 'Dominion' finally got its first full angelic trailer, while the network also offered a glimpse at 'Battlestar Galactica' vet Tricia Helfer's creepy new retro sci-fi drama 'Ascension.'

ABC Picks Up 'Once Upon A Time In Wonderland' Spinoff with John Lithgow, Rebel Wilson Series

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 10, 2013 @ 10:15 PM
ABC certainly waited late enough on a Friday night to move forward with its announcements but boy did they populate the 2013-14 pickup list. Not only will 'Once Upon A Time' spinoff "Once Upon A Time in Wonderland' move forward, but so too will Rebel Wilson's 'Super Fun Night,' the high-concept 'Mixology' from creators of 'The Hangover,' and a plethora of others. Preview all of ABC's new series inside!

'Necessary Roughness'' Marc Blucas Joins Tricia Helfer for ABC's 'Killer Women'

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 21, 2013 @ 11:15 AM
Despite an uncertain couple of months, we recently learned that USA's Callie Thorne-fronted football psychology drama 'Necessary Roughness' would indeed return for a third season, albeit with a somewhat reduced order than previous years. Even with USA's reluctant show of faith, it seems series star and 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' vet Marc Blucas has begun lining up his next project, taking a leading role alongside Tricia Helfer in ABC's upcoming Sofia Vergara-produced pilot 'Killer Women,' but who will Blucas play?

'Battlestar Galactica's Tricia Helfer Joins ABC's 'Killer Women'

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 19, 2013 @ 5:04 PM
Sure, you can catch 'Battlestar Galatica' vet Tricia Helfer on this Thursday's all-new 'Community' episode "Conventions of Space and Time," or dip back through the actress' post-'BSG' career on 'Dark Blue,' 'The Firm' or 'Two and a Half Men,' but isn't it about time Tricia came back to TV with a leading role? Say goodbye to 'Scent of the Missing,' and hello to Tricia Helfer's new role as leading lady of ABC Texas Ranger pilot 'Killer Women!'

'Community' Visits "Conventions of Space and Time" With Tricia Helfer in New Photos!

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 12, 2013 @ 3:20 PM
'Community's season 4 schedule may be a bit of a jumble, airing its Halloween episode on Valentine's Day this Thursday with "Paranormal Parentage," but it's next Thursday's "Conventions of Space and Time" that will really feel out of this world. Not only will the Greendale gang pay a visit to an "Inspector Spacetime" convention, but the episode will also feature an appearance from the heavenly body of 'Battlestar Galactica's Tricia Helfer! Get a sneak peek of the latest 'Community' with new photos inside!

'Battlestar Galactica: Blood and Chrome' Finale: Guess Who's Back?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 7, 2012 @ 10:48 AM
And so, it has come to an end. For weeks now we've been grateful to have 'Battlestar Galactica' back in our lives, if only for the briefest moments, as Machinima aired weekly installments of prequel mini-series 'Battlestar Galactica: Blood and Chrome.' The series will be broadcast in its entirety on Syfy next year, with an unrated home release to follow thereafter, but how would you like to see the final episodes right now? Plus, surprise returns from the original series? You know it!

'Community' Season 4 Recruits Tricia Helfer For Serious Sci-Fi Cred

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 1, 2012 @ 3:16 AM
NBC / Syfy
At least until its October 19 premiere, all eyes will be on 'Community' season 4's premiere to see if the critically-acclaimed comedy can maintain its unique quirks under new show-runners David Guarascio and Moses Port.  One way for certain to win over fans of genre TV?  Casting sci-fi's hottest babes, of course!  That's why 'Community' season 4 is already streets ahead in casting 'Battlestar Galactica' babe Tricia Helfer, but who will the tight-bodied toaster play?

TNT Puts Down Tricia Helfer Dog Drama 'Scent of the Missing'

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 20, 2012 @ 1:00 PM
Sometimes, you have to sit back and let vindication wash over you as a TV series pilot likely to be as bad as it sounds doesn't make it to the airwaves.  Sure, plenty of crap still gets through, but we have to pull the leash somewhere.  That's why as much as we love Tricia Helfer, Summer Glau and TNT, 'Scent of the Missing' being put down is probably for the best.