Tricia Helfer is a Canadian model turned actress who has developed her resume beyond the catwalk to include a diverse array of roles, highlighting her versatile and natural screen presence. Best known as the face of the series, and for her Leo award-winning lead performance as the humanoid, Cylon Number Six in the critically acclaimed Syfy series, Battlestar Galactica, written and produced by Ronald D. Moore, Helfer has gone on to book leading and guest roles on a wide variety of networks.
Helfer played the lead of the Syfy channel’s new original miniseries Ascension. Created by Smallville’s Phillip Levens and produced by Blumhouse Productions in conjunction with Lionsgate, the series focused on a US Government covert space mission to populate a new world. Helfer played Viondra Denniger, a manipulative and dangerous power broker aboard the Ascension. Up next, Tricia can be seen in the web series, Con Man.
Adding to her impressive resume, Helfer has done prolific voiceover work in mega-hit video game franchises including, playing the roles of Commander Veronica Dare inHalo: ODST, EDI in Mass Effect 2 and 3, Sarah Kerrigan in Blizzard Entertainment’s StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, for which she won the 2010 VGA for Best Performance by a Human Female, as well as in StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm. She also showcased her voice talent in animated productions, Green Lantern: First Flight, a Cartoon Network TV movie, on Disney XD’s The Spectacular Spiderman, and on Disney XD’s TRON: Uprising.
Tricia currently plays Goddess (also known as Charlotte Richards and “Mom”) in FOX’s TV series, Lucifer.