Gigi Edgley is an internationally renowned actress originally
from Australia. Edgley has starred in countless film and
television series including FX’s Feud, USA’s The Starter Wife,
Farscape, Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge, Diminuendo,
Rescue Special Ops, Tricky Business, SyFy’s Showdown at
Area 51, Quantum Apocalypse, Carlotta, Newcastle, Black Jack,
Peacekeeper Wars, Stingers, Secret Life Of Us, Beastmaster,
Lost World, Water Rats, Day of The Roses, Star Trek Continues
Edgley has an extensive history with The Jim Henson Company
beginning with her popular role as Chiana on the company’s
critically acclaimed sci fi cult series, Farscape in which she
starred for over five years.
Gigi stole the hearts of sci-fi 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 also asked her to host Jim
Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge.
Edgley’s team additionally raised over $44,000 on Kickstarter
to fund a sci-fi short called Hashtag. The film has had fantastic
recognition from the festival circuit and Dust streaming have
picked it up. They are currently developing it into a full length
Gigi was nominated for the Film’s 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 Babe. She was also selected for the Women of
Sci-Fi book by Denny’s Illic.
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
Edgley has performed concerts all around the world including
singing for Stan Lee at his 95th Birthday, LA Comic Con’s
Official Opening Party, Whisky A Go Go, Rockwood Music
Hall and the San Diego Comic Con Official Kick Off Party
amongst other sensational events.
Edgley is additionally a recording artist, creator of original
comic books, director and producer. She earned a Bachelor of
Arts degree from the Queensland University of Technology after
entering in the auditions alongside hundreds of other