Attached through a letter of interest in playing the role of Jessie the Liberator is an actor well-known in the sci-fi circles. Gigi Edgley is best known in the United States as the sexy gray alien, Chiana, in the Henson Company's sci-fi television series, Farscape. In creating the complex and idiosyncratic Chiana, Ms. Edgley received a Saturn Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress in a Television Series in 1999.
After Farscape Ms. Edgley joined the ensemble cast of the highly successful Australian television series, The Secret Life of Us. She also has appeared in recurring roles in the Blackjack television movies and the crime drama series, Stingers.
Additionally, Ms. Edgley performed in television guest roles in Beastmaster, Water Rats, and The Lost World.
Ms. Edgley starred in the 2006 Australian indie, The Last Train to Freo; and in that same year, she played the lead in Showdown at Area 51, filmed in the U.S. In 2007 Ms. Edgley appeared in the USA Network mini-series, The Starter Wife, and in Newcastle; and in 2009 she performed in Judgment Day. Ms. Edgley currrently appears in the Australian television series Rescue Special Ops.