Cast as Captain Catherine MacIntyre
Claudia Christian does it all, she’s an actor, a writer, a musician, a singer, a director and she continues to expand her horizons. Christian made one of her most memorable performances in her feature film debut in the cult classic The Hidden (1987) opposite Kyle MacLachlan. She went on from there to star in over 40 features including Clean and Sober (1988), starring Michael Keaton and Morgan Freeman, the leading role of “Hexina” in Columbia’s comedy Hexed (1993), opposite Charlie Sheen in 20th Century Fox’s The Chase (1994) and as a photographer in Adam Rifkin’s quirky feature Never on Tuesday (1988). Fans saw Claudia at the box office recently starring opposite Steven Seagal in the action thriller, Half Past Dead (2002). Currently, Christian completed the new British Sci-Fi series “Starhyke” (2009), in which she played the lead role and also directed several episodes. She now is moving on to a BBC project called “Broken News” (2005) which starts filming August 2005.
In addition to her film credits, Christian’s work in television is also extensive and includes the lead role as “Commander Susan Ivanova” in the Warner Bros. syndicated internationally recognized top cult television series “Babylon 5″ (1994). She has also starred in two TNT produced tele-films based upon the series. “Babylon 5″ has developed an enormous European following and twice won the Hugo award for best science-fiction television series. Christian received Sci-Fi Awards and Universe Awards best actress nominations for her role in the series. Other television credits include numerous movies of the week starring with such greats as Faye Dunaway, Peter Falk, Bob Hope, Don Ameche, Sharon Stone and Jaclyn Smith, among many others. She’s also been seen frequently on network television in shows such as, “Everwood” (2002), “Freaks and Geeks” (1999), “Highlander” (1992) and “NYPD Blue” (1993), just to name a few.