Torri Higginson

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  • Reporter: Did you follow Stargate SG-1 before getting the part? Torri Higginson: I always hate answering this question, because actually no, I didn't.

  • Reporter: Did any of the SG-1 cast give you any advice? Torri Higginson: They said start drinking now, and don't stop for about nine years. They just told us to have fun.

  • Reporter: Do you think Atlantis will run for as long as SG-1? Torri Higginson: I think if any show has a chance, it is Atlantis. Because we were created by the people who created Stargate, so they obviously did it right the first time.

  • (Speaking of the uniform on Stargate Atlantis ) Torri Higginson: Personally, I just think jeans and a T shirt would be fantastic.

  • (Speaking of the producer of Stargate Atlantis ) Torri Higginson: Brad and Robert and -- amazing. So warm and approachable.

  • (Speaking of Stargate Atlantis ) Torri Higginson: I might have second-guessed my instincts in the audition room wondering what it was they liked about the other actor.

  • Darren Rea: What was it that attracted you to the role of Dr Elizabeth Weir in Stargate Atlantis ? Torri Higginson: Er... A purpose in life [laughs]. I didn't know the show Stargate, so I wasn't aware of that sort of connection with it. I thought she was a cool character. She was a very strong ethical character.

  • Torri Higginson: I'm not a big telly watcher at all.

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Trivia (16)

  • Torri is also the older sister of Luke Higginson, frontman for the Toronto indie rock band Debaser.

  • Torri was once linked romantically to John Kastner of the Canadian rock band Doughboys.

  • She find a wonderful sense of fun on making Stargate Atlantis .

  • Before she started acting on Stargate, they gave her all the DVDs of the show for her to learn about it.

  • She signed a contract for six years in Stargate Atlantis .

  • She does not embrace celebrity.

  • She was watching the show The League of Gentlemen.

  • Torri has a passion for books, music and travel.

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