Who is Tricia Helfer?
Tricia Janine Helfer is a Canadian actress and former actress. She is best known for playing the Cylon model Number Six in “Battlestar Galactica” series from 2004 to 2009. Tricia is also known for voicing Sarah Kerrigan in the “StarCraft” video games from 2010 to 2015. She also starred as Charlotte Richards/ Mom on the FOX series “Lucifer” from 2016 to 2018 alongside Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Rachael Harris, Aimee Garcia, and others. She was also a model and had started her modelling career from 1992 and ended it in 2002. However, she had started acting from 2000.
|Full Name||Tricia Janine Helfer|
|Birth Date||April 11, 1974|
|Birth Place||Donalda, Alberta, Canada|
|Sisters||Trena, Tammy and Tara|
|Height||5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m)|
|Weight||61 kg (134.5 lbs)|
|Net Worth||$10 million|
Tricia was born on April 11, 1974, with the name Tricia Janine Helfer, in Donalda, Alberta, Canada. She is currently 46 years old. She is a daughter to father, Dennis and to mother, Elaine Helfer who were a farm owner. Tricia lived and worked on the family’s grain farm with her three sisters named Trena, Tammy and Tara. Her zodiac sign is Aries.
Helfer had studied at William E. Hay Composite High School in Stettler, Alberta. She was discovered by a modelling agency scout while standing in line at a movie theatre with a relative of hers named Crystal at the age of 17. In 2002, she relocated to Los Angeles to pursue a full-time acting career.
Tricia won Ford Model’s Supermodel of the World contest in 1992. She retired from fashion modelling in 2002 and claimed all her shoots since then she has been related to projects or products endorsements. She has appeared in advertising campaigns for Ralph Lauren, Versace, Chanel and Giorgio Armani. Tricia had also walked for top fashion shows such as Carolina Herrera, Christian Dior, Claude Montana, Givenchy, John Galliano and Dolce & Gabbana. She has appeared on the covers of Flare, Amica, ELLE, Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire and Vogue. She regularly appeared in photo shoots of Maxim magazine and was also the magazine’s wall calendar girl for 2005. Furthermore, She also ranked #57 on Maxim’s Hot 100 Women of 2007. She also featured as the cover model for the Playboy in 2007.
Tricia’s first acting assignment was a co-starring role as Sarah on the television series “Jeremiah.” Later, she played a model named Ashleigh James in an episode of “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” in 2002 and the same year, she also starred in the independent film “White Rush.” Eventually the following year, she played on “Battlestar Galactica.” She starred in the telefilm “Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Charlie’s Angels” in 2004. Subsequently, she started producing and hosting Canada’s Next Top Model in 2006.
The same year, she appeared in “Spiral” and “The Green Chain.” Eventually, she played a major role in Electronic Arts “Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars.” She also starred in the episode “Roadkill” on the second season of “Supernatural.” She did a recurring role on CBS’ “Two and a Half Men.” In 2003, the television series “Battlestar Galactica” was used as the basis for a three-hour miniseries on the sci-fi channel where she played the role of Number Six, a humanoid Cylon operator. She also voiced a prototype Cylon in the prequel “Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome” in 2012.
Helfer appeared on the stage of NVISION 08, an event sponsored by NVIDIA where she discussed her role in “Battlestar Galactica” as well as the use of computer graphics in 2008. She then appeared in an episode of the NBC series “Chuck” and also in the USA Network series “Burn Notice.” Then, she appeared in Old 97’s music video for their song “Dance with Me.” She guest-starred in the second episode of “Warehouse 13” and also in the pilot episode of Fox’s series “Human Target.”
She has also played several prominent video game roles in recent years including “Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars,” “Halo 3: ODST,” “EDI,” “Mass Effect 2” and “Mass Effect 3.” She also voiced in “StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty,” “The Spectacular Spider-Man” and “Spider-Man: Web of Shadows.” Her other appearances include “Dark Blue,” “No Ordinary Family,” “Frankin & Bash,” “The Firm,” “Criminal Minds” and “Husbands.” She also starred on ABC’s Killer Women in 2014. Eventually, she appeared in the series finale of “Falling Skies” and also in the web series “Con Man.” She was added to the main cast in the series “Van Helsing” in 2019.
Helfer married a lawyer Jonathan Marshall in 2003. The couple separated in May 2017. She filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences in January 2018.
Helfer has been associated in the entertainment industry for a long time and has contributed a lot in many films and series. She nominated in numerous awards and also won several of them. She has won Leo Awards for “Best Performance by a Female in a Dramatic Series” from “Battlestar Galactica” in 2004. Helfer has also earned “Best Supporting Actress in a Feature Film” in Grand Jury Awards from “37” in 2016.
Nationality and Physical Statistics
Helfer is Canadian by nationality and is of the white race. She belongs to German, English, Swedish and Norwegian descent.
Besides that Helfer stands at the height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m) and weighing about 61 kg (134.5 lbs). Additionally, her hair colour is blonde and her eye colour is blue.
Helfer has an active Instagram account as @officialtriciahelfer with 961k followers and twitter account as @trutriciahelfer with 208.1k followers. She also owns a Facebook account as @offocialtriciahelfer with 120,042 likes and 239,683 followers.
Tricia is living a luxurious life. She is a famous actress who has earned a lot of money as well as fame. Helfer currently has about $10 million USD approximately.