Friendly reminder that they hired a fan fiction writer to write two scripts for Xena: Warrior Princess.
Yep, and one was the season 6 opener. The other (a musical) didn’t make it to filming, but I think it was re-enacted at one of the cons a few years ago.
Melissa Good is the writer, and she still writes fic. Her own, an Uber, and a Conqueror series.
It was! At Dragon Con, like 12 years ago, at a local lesbian bar by a group of Xena fanfic writers. It was the first Dragon Con I ever went to and it was absolutely epic! And to make things even more amazing, a number of the guests showed up and hung out with us, including Alex Tyding, Claudia Christiansen and Todd Oldmunson. Such is the beauty that is Dragon Con…