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Tricia Helfer is a Canadian model-turned-actress. Best known as the humanoid, Cylon “Number Six” in the cable sci-fi drama Battlestar Galactica, Helfer recently joined the season two cast of online series Powers in a recurring role, and will appear in Season 2 of Lucifer.
On television, Helfer starred in Ascension, Killer Women, and Dark Blue. She portrayed the legendary Farrah Fawcett in the network anthology series Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Charlie’s Angels. She also has had a variety of guest-starring and recurring roles on series, including CSI: Crime Scene Investigation; Burn Notice; Two and a Half Men; Chuck; Suits; and Lie to Me. Helfer appeared in the films Memory, Walk All Over Me, and A Beginner’s Guide to Endings. She recently starred in Authors Anonymous, with Kaley Cuoco, and completed filming the thriller Isolation.
Additionally, Helfer has done voiceover work in hit video game franchises, including Halo: ODST; Mass Effect 2; Mass Effect 3; StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty; and StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm. She also showcased her voice talent in animated productions Green Lantern: First Flight, The Spectacular Spiderman, and TRON: Uprising.
In addition to acting, Helfer works with the Humane Society of United States, Best Friends Animal Society, AmFAR, PETA, Kitten Rescue and Richmond Animal Protection Society. Helfer has dual citizenship in the U.S. and Canada, and currently resides in Los Angeles.