Tricia Helfer’s known for two things: her killer legs and her role as ‘Number Six,’ the humanoid cylon on the rebooted Battlestar Galactica from 2004 to 2009. But now the star who’s played in TV shows like Community and with her roles in Tron: Uprising and in Battlestar Galactica has become something of a Comic Con favorite, is getting her own show: Killer Women on ABC starting Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 at 10 PM EST / PST.
Killer Women stars Tricia as Molly Parker, described by ABC as a “ballsy (?) and badass” Texas Ranger, one of the few women in the male-dominated ranks. Killer Women is executive produced by two killer women in Hollywood Sofia Vergara (Modern Family) and series creator Hannah Shakespeare (The Raven). ABC describes the series this way:
Molly is committed to finding the truth and seeing justice served. In a male-dominated world,she is aided by her sixth sense for why women kill: rarely out of hatred, usually for what they love. Standing squarely behind her is her boss, Company Commander Luis Zea. Molly also has the support of her loving family, including her brother Billy and his wife Becca. On the verge of getting divorced from her narcissistic husband, Jake, Molly relishes her new-found freedom as she begins an affair with a sexy, dangerously handsome DEA agent, Dan Winston More at Zennie62.com"Tricia Helfer On Sofia Vegara’s “Killer Women” January 7th 2014 On ABC