This is Gigi Edgley. She is an Australian actress and singer best known for her role as Chiana on the television series ‘Farscape’. Read more about her below, see photos, and watch a video.
All you Farscape fans are in for a treat because Gigi Edgley is starring in ‘Showdown at Area 51′ an original movie on the Sci Fi channel this weekend. It also stars Jason London and Christa Campbell.
Playing back-to-back with ‘Showdown at Area 51′ is ‘Alien vs Hunter’.
Gigi Edgley was born on November 16, 1977 in Perth, Australia so her age is 31. She is an actress and a recording artist and best known for playing the role of ‘Chiana’ on the series Farscape.
Gigi’s dad is a concert and circus promoter and her mom is a former Miss Australia who is now involved in managing a 250-acre health retreat.
As a child, Gigi Edgley performed both in and out of school. She also took several years of ballet, jazz, and character dance. She became mainly interested in acting and had her first professional theatrical engagement at the Twelfth Night Theatre. Gigi has developed a broad set of skills and experiences for her acting roles. She is proficient in ballet, jazz, character dance, singing, and martial arts. Her signature skill is fire-twirling and believe me, not everyone can say that!
She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Queensland University of Technology in 1998.
She has had roles on a number of TV shows including Farscape and Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars, The Lost World, and Beastmaster as well as Aussie shows like Stingers and The Secret Life of Us.
In 2006, Gigi starred as the female lead in critically acclaimed Australian Drama/Thriller Last Train to Freo. Her role was nominated for a Best Actress in a Lead Role by the Film Critics Circle of Australia.
Musically, Gigi recorded a single titled ‘Poison’ with recording artist n8. Gigi has also released “…SO IT SEEMS”, a five song E.P, Fall, Ftang!, and Blue Sky Thoughts.
Gigi has been featured in several magazines. Most notably, she appeared nude in the February 2001 issue of the Australian magazine ‘Black+White’. She was also on the cover of the FHM magazine in December 2003.
Gigi Edgley Video