Characters — not special effects — are the reason sci-fi shows possess the most ardent audience in all of scripted television. Tens of thousands of those fans will be attending Comic-Con International this week in San Diego to celebrate, curate and debate those passions. To give them one more thing to talk about, we’ve come up with The Sci-Fi 50, a list of characters that made television sci-fi what it is today.
LA Times Hero Complex aknowledges that Summer Glau has played two of the most iconic characters in recent sci-fi history by mentioning her twice in the list :
first in 35th place for her role as River Tam in Firefly/Serenity :
then in 37th place for her role as Cameron Philipps in Terminator : The Sarah Connor Chronicles :
But TSCC fans have something else to smile about since Lena Headey is listed in 30th place for her role as Sarah Connor :
Read full article : TV’s top 50 sci-fi characters: Mr. Spock, Starbuck and…TOBOR? at LA Times
UPDATE : TSCC executive producer James Middleton agrees with the fans :-)