(Portrayed by Melinda Clarke) *does a little jig at Melinda Clarke being in Xena* Seriously, that woman is everywhere. This is Velasca. She was a renegade amazon, ruthless and ambitious and desperate for the Amazon Queen throne. She wanted to be amazon queen; it didn't work out. She tried to kill Gabrielle for it; it really didn't work out ...
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Feb 10, 1997 · Feb 10, 1997 · A Necessary Evil: Directed by Mark Beesley. With Lucy Lawless, Renée O'Connor, Melinda Clarke, Hudson Leick. Velasca makes herself a god with ambrosia and seeks vengeance on Gabrielle.
Melinda Clarke getting her freak on in Xena. She also has a recurring character in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation ... a dominatrix named "Lady Heather."
Melinda Clarke, Actress: Spawn. Born in Dana Point, California, Mindy Clarke was raised by her ballet dancer mother Patricia and actor father John. At the age of 18 she moved to L.A. and launched her career in acting and modeling.
Sometimes credited as Mindy Clarke, Melinda was a favourite baddie for many people. She played the villainous Amazon Velasca (or Velaska) in The Quest and A Necessary Evil. Melinda was said to be one of the five actresses who turned down the role of Xena back when they were casting for the role in the Hercules trilogy of episodes.
Meanwhile, Autolycus breaks into the hut containing Xena's body, only to be surprised by Gabrielle and several armed Amazons. Even Xena respected her. She was also clearly immature, a liar and believed that violence was the best answer. She's so pretty. Girls Just Wanna Have Fun. Action Adventure Drama Fantasy. Not many people can do that! Filmography by Job Trailers and Videos. Director Mark Beesley. Xena : Callisto, I didn't come here for this! Seriously, they became very close friends and Aphrodite defended her against her own family. Tracey McKay. Autolycus frees himself and his comrades with a makeshift lock pick and while Ephiny is retrieving Xena's casket, her companions race to the Hall. I love it. When Ephiny refuses Velasca's order to round up a party to pursue them, Velasca throws her in jail. See full bio ». Cancel Save. The only reason she was a villain was because of rather extreme circumstances. See the full list. Around The Web Provided by Taboola. TV Movie Chelsea Kirk. Episode Chronology. Top cast Edit. Spawn Jessica Priest. Callisto : Well, then So she manipulated Xena into teaching her how to fight using love and affection but dude, Xena kidnapped her and held her for ransom. Sign In. Spouse: Adam Farmer See more ». Watch the video. Recently viewed Please enable browser cookies to use this feature. Title Image. Runtime 45min. Gabrielle reunites with Iolaus. How much of Melinda Clarke's work have you seen? Add content advisory. Wresting the dagger away from Velasca, Gabrielle sends the Amazon crashing down onto one of the spikes surrounding the pit. Why yes, I am going through all the amazons first, why do you ask? Born late 60s. As she presses on, Gabrielle is suddenly surrounded by several Amazons, who drop down from the trees on ropes. Most Anticipated Netflix Releases. Gabrielle is in Velasca's sights for revenge. She only showed up twice, in the last two eps. By then, Lucy could do some movement, and we could cover her with a stunt double. And you know what, I think she has perfectly good reason to to be pissed at Xena. She had a lot of fire. She's adorable , pretty much a valley girl in Ancient Greece.
See the full list. If you need a break from the spooks and scares of October, we've filled your Watchlist with titles you won't want to miss. Watch the video. Sign In. Melinda Clarke I Actress. Down 99 this week. View rank on IMDbPro ». At the age of 18 she moved to L. See full bio ». Filmography by Job Trailers and Videos. Most Anticipated Netflix Releases. Share this page:. What to Watch in October. Online See all related articles ». Around The Web Provided by Taboola. Create a list ». Born late 60s. See all related lists ». Do you have a demo reel? Add it to your IMDbPage. Find out more at IMDb Pro ». How Much Have You Seen? How much of Melinda Clarke's work have you seen? See more awards ». Known For. Spawn Jessica Priest. The O. Killer Tongue Candy. Show all Hide all Show by Jump to: Actress Thanks Self Archive footage. Hide Show Actress 55 credits. Rebecca Glos. Kelly Donovan. Grace Van Dahl. Tracey McKay. TV Movie Chelsea Kirk. Show all 70 episodes. Lena Cavallo. Melinda Clarke. Show all 6 episodes. Kessler - Unleashed Lady Heather. Donna Peyton. Lee - Sonoma Sasha Banacheck. Charlene voice. Julie Cooper. Show all 90 episodes. Madame Macmu-Ling voice. Detective Olivia Cahill. Megan Flint - Night of the Shriekers Megan Flint.
Gabrielle becomes Queen of the Amazons. Please ignore the fact that she's wearing anachronistic lingerie. Post a new comment 19 comments. Nearly worked too. Jump to: Actress Thanks Self Archive footage. Madame Macmu-Ling voice. Storyline Edit. Stewart , Steven L. Why yes, I am going through all the amazons first, why do you ask? She's used to be an amazon shaman. How Much Have You Seen? Then she had an epiphiny, saw the errors of her ways, became a total pacifist, refused to fight at all and wound up a messenger of peace. Prismark10 Jan 20, Lex Monroe. Most Anticipated Netflix Releases. Release date February 10, United States. Details Edit. I love her so much. Wresting the dagger away from Velasca, Gabrielle sends the Amazon crashing down onto one of the spikes surrounding the pit. Lena Cavallo. The finale over a lava river is a mixture of bad special effects and campy action. Suliban Sarin. Parents: Patricia Lewis John Clarke. Lady Heather. Ares, God of War thought she had potential. Steven L. Gabrielle and Autolycus set out to find the Ambrosia after hiding Xena's casket in the river. While torturing Autolycus, Velasca finds the dagger and realizing it's the key to the Ambrosia, hurries to Ambrosia Hall. She was pretty kick-ass. She's pretty hot. Renaissance Pictures. The Lost Mariner. She eventually went off to China to spread peace there. Add it to your IMDbPage. Kelly Donovan. See more awards ». Velasca makes herself a god with ambrosia and seeks vengeance on Gabrielle. Create an account. And Xena's armor is modeled off the designs of M'Lila's clothes. She's fierce, strong, dangerous and oh yeah, hot. Xena needs an immortal to take on Velasca. Michael Levine. Clearly no fan of Velasca's, Ephiny is delighted about the arrival of Gabrielle who, it turns out, is legally entitled to become the new Queen having inherited Terreis ' right of cast. Tracey McKay. Not many people can do that! Okay, this next character only showed up once in this show, but I feel she bears mentioning: Portrayed by Gina Torres Do I really need to say anything else? I know.
Also, just so you know, this is all pretty much…. Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal. Recommend this entry Has been recommended Send news. Log in No account? Create an account. Remember me. Previous Share Flag Next. She's the leader of the Siberian Amazons, and totally kickass. She's fierce, strong, dangerous and oh yeah, hot. She defeated Alti another badass, hardcore bitch, you'll see soon in a spiritual battle. She also put Xena in a chokehold once. Not many people can do that! Really, just look at this. Xena's spying on a Cyane like a Peeping Tom. And then Xena does this: Is this not the expression of someone clearly in lust? Love her. She was awesome. Ephiny was wise, warm, caring, a great warrior and leader; she died defending a fellow amazon. She was totally one of my fav characters in this show. Also, she's gorgeous. Not many people liked her. She was very strong-willed and defiant, which translates to "Amarice has trouble following orders, even when she really should" and it was because of that, Ephiny died defending her. She was also clearly immature, a liar and believed that violence was the best answer. Here's to you, Amarice. Why yes, I am going through all the amazons first, why do you ask? This is Velasca. She was a renegade amazon, ruthless and ambitious and desperate for the Amazon Queen throne. She wanted to be amazon queen; it didn't work out. She tried to kill Gabrielle for it; it really didn't work out. Then she became a god and tried to kill Gabrielle again and well, that didn't work out either obviously. She only appeared in two episodes, and yet, she freaking popular. I like her. She's fun and kinda badass and it helps she's played by Melinda Clarke. She even got an action figure and was a playable character in the Nintindo 64 Xena game yes, I have the game. I love it. She's pretty hot. Knife kink, anyone? She was pretty kick-ass. Ares, God of War thought she had potential. She was fierce and tough and an excellent warrior. She had a lot of fire. She's used to be an amazon shaman. She got kicked out of the amazon tribe for being so evil and powerhungry which didn't phase her too much because then she just got more powerful. This woman can kill you with a stare. A stare. She hooked up with Xena for a while and tried to make her the destroyer of nations. Nearly worked too. She's vicious. She's evil and manipulative. She's really freaking creepy. And she wears too much eyeshadow; she's sporting some serious racoon eyes in some pics. But seriously, I really liked her, she was an awesome villian, toally menancing and badass and powerful.