Gigi Edgley is an internationally renowned actress originally from Australia. Edgley has starred in countless films and television series including USA’s The Starter Wife, Rescue Special Ops, Tricky Business, SyFy’s Showdown at Area 51 and Quantum Apocalypse, Carlotta, Newcastle, Black Jack, Peacekeeper Wars, Stingers, Secret Life Of Us, Beastmaster, Lost World, Water Rats and Day of The Roses.
Edgley has an extensive history with The Jim Henson Company beginning with
her popular role as Chiana on the company’s critically acclaimed sciQfi cult series
Farscape which she starred in for over five years.
Gigi stole the hearts of sciQfi enthusiasts. She was originally cast as a guest star
for one episode, but quickly captured the attention of the Farscape writers,
producers and the fans alike. The mischievous Chiana became one of the most
popular, and at times controversial characters in the series. The SyFy Channel
and The Jim Henson Company asked her to host Jim Henson’s Creature Shop
Edgley’s team raised over $44,000 on Kickstarter to fund a SciQFi short called
Hashtag. They are planning to take it to Sundance, Cannes and Toronto film
festivals. She also produced and starred in Nexus. Gigi was nominated for the
Film Critic’s Circle awards for best lead actress in the feature Last Train To Freo,
the SyFy Genre Award for Best Supporting actress, the Saturn Award for Best
Supporting Actress in a television series and Maxim Award for Sexiest Space
Gigi has a long list of theatre credits as well that include: Kill Everything You
Love, 4.48 Psychosis, The Rover, Boy’s Life, Romeo And Juliet, Road, Picnic At
Hanging Rock and Les Miserables.
Edgley is also a recording artist, creator of original comic books and director.
She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Queensland University of
Technology after entering in the auditions along side hundreds of other
candidates. Her complexity in creating characters has secured her long term leading roles in films and television series around the world throughout her