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Total Nerd TV/Film: Best Female Characters: Sci Fi Film & Television  

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Where "best"  = best developed, best written, most heroic (or villainous), most compelling (so factoring in the "she's insanely beautiful" portion of your vote goes here), intelligent/witty, and has the most impact on whatever plot threads make you love that show or movie. 

This list mostly consists of characters from media considered "space opera," has space travel as a main feature, is or set on an alien planet.

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Robert Wabash added Lt. Sharon 'Athena' Agathon


Lt. Sharon 'Athena' Agathon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV/Film: Best Female Characters: Sci Fi Film & Television
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Appears In: Battlestar Galactica

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Number Six


Number Six is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV/Film: Best Female Characters: Sci Fi Film & Television
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Appears In: Battlestar Galactica

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Kara Thrace is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV/Film: Best Female Characters: Sci Fi Film & Television
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T'Pol


T'Pol is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV/Film: Best Female Characters: Sci Fi Film & Television
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Appears In: Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek

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