One of a group of Germanic prisoners rescued from a slave ship, Saxa is as physically striking as she is rude and brash and just as violent as any man in the rebellion. An aggressive fighter, her skill with twin daggers made her a natural choice for Nemetes' attack force on the Roman vanguard, which ultimately failed and led to the death of her closest friend Mira. When not embroiled in the fighting, Saxa embraces life with the same vigor and passion as Gannicus and has taken to sharing his bed. She finds excitement and kinship with a man who's every bit her equal.
About Ellen Hollman
Ellen Hollman is a Los Angeles–based actress who has appeared in various films over the last few years, landing lead roles in Road House 2: Last Call, Surf School, Asylum, Skateland and Sinatra Club. She has also appeared in numerous television shows, including Rules of Engagement, Numb3rs, Medium, NCIS, Criminal Minds, Weeds, In Plain Sight, and The O.C. Aside from acting, Hollman is the CEO of Visual Impact Now, a nonprofit based in Los Angeles. Visual Impact Now has partnered as a fundraising and awareness arm with One Sight, to provide free eye exams and glasses to children and families who are unable to afford them.