Katee Sackhoff: American actress and sci-fi goddess
Katee Sackhoff is best known for her role as Kara "Starbuck" Thrace on the Sci-Fi Channel series Battlestar Galactica. Not a sci-fi fan? You may be, after you get to know Katee.
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Starbuck: BSG Season 4
Three reasons to love Katee Sackhoff
She is a tough chick who looks as beautiful in a flight suit as she does in a dress.
She quit smoking when she realized she's become a role model for young women.
Katee quote: "I've always said that if a woman can do it better, by all means let her."
What do you think? What is Kara "Starbuck" Thrace?
In light of all we've seen so far, including the revelation from the mysterious Cylon "God" hybrid from Razor, what do you think? What will become of Kara Thrace and her Special Destiny (I love saying that)? Is she the savior of mankind? Or the "Harbinger of Doom?"
One more question: What is Starbuck's "Special Destiny?"
Katee in Bionic Woman
Katee Sackhoff is the best part of the Bionic Woman. Here is a tribute video featuring her character, Sarah Corvus.
Katee Sackhoff talks about where BSG might be going
Katee answers a young fan's question about what Starbuck thinks of having a Cylon husband.
"Maybe Katee" Starbuck tribute video
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Starbuck the Viper jock
A little background on Kara "Starbuck" Thrace
Kara had intended to be a professional Pyramid ball player until her knee gave out. She eventually joined the military, where she found more acceptance than she, an abused child, had felt at home. Although Kara's mother had served in the Marines in the First Cylon War, Kara was the first person in the family to become an officer. Kara's mother was not content with her daughter's military record, however, claiming she is not disciplined enough, and that she is wasting her natural talent for flying.
As a Flight Instructor at the Colonial Flight School, she met and became romantically involved with one of her students, Zak Adama. Although Zak told her that he did not want any special treatment from her, Kara passed him even though he failed Basic Flight - she could not bring herself to crush his dreams.
Her leniency cost Zak his life when he was killed in his first Viper mission. After his death, Starbuck met his father, Commander Adama. He realized that Starbuck and Zak had been engaged and brought her under his command as a Lieutenant. Zak's death, however, created a wedge between Commander Adama and his other son, Lee "Apollo" Adama, who blames his father for Zak's death. After the funeral, Lee broke off all contact with his father and Starbuck.
Starbuck has a natural talent for flying and is considered Galactica's best pilot, although she is also known for being an avid card player and drinker. Commander Adama loves Kara despite her flaws and considers her something of a surrogate daughter. However, Starbuck and Colonel Tigh share a mutual sense of loathing.
Katee Sackhoff thanks the fans
Kara Thrace is one tough, damaged chick - but I still love her!
Katee talks about Starbuck's fight with Six
Starbuck's shows off her skills in a Battlestar Galactica dogfight
This is the kind of action that got me addicted to Battlestar Galactica, and made me a Katee Sackhoff fan! Starbuck rocks!
Katee Sackhoff as the Bad-#@! Bionic Woman
photo from NBC Universal
Get more Katee Sackhoff news and stuff!
- Katee Sackhoff Interview ('Battlestar Galactica') - AOL Television
Read an interview with 'Battlestar Galactica' star and 'Bionic Woman' baddie Katee Sackhoff.
- Sackhoff on the flak she's gotten for her strong, sexy Starbuck: Frack it
Away from the set, the Northwest native has a delicate physique, a bright smile and, when she dropped by a TV critics' cocktail party last week, favors fashion more in the style of Audrey Hepburn than her alter-ego's flight suits.
- Katee Sackhoff Has "No Plans to Leave Bionic Woman"
Katee Sackhoff wants to set the record straight. "I have no plans to leave Bionic Woman, and Michelle Ryan" â who fills the title role â "is doing a great job. There's not one ounce of bad blood between us."
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March 2008: Everything you need to know about BSG so far, in less than 7 minutes.
- 'Battlestar Galactica': Starbuck speaks! | PopWatch Blog | EW.com
'Battlestar Galactica': Starbuck speaks! Katee Sackhoff talks about what it's like to be Starbuck, halfway through the final season.
- Katee Sackhoff Pictures and Photos Gallery
Katee Sackhoff Gallery of Pictures from 24 premiere.
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