The woman who embodied Xena: Warrior Princess turns 48 today! Lucy Lawless has the role of ass-kicking super heroine down to a science, from her roles in Battlestar Galactica, through to Spartacus.
These days she's still looking as tough as ever, playing Ruby Knowby in her recent series, Ash vs Evil Dead:
To help celebrate her birthday, let's look back at some of the reasons that made us fall for her back when she was the ultimate warrior princess: Xena.
7. She Has The Best War Cry...