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Queen of Swords: Season 1 (2000-2001)

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A high-born young woman dons the mask, sword and whip of a nocturnal avenger and battles the forces of a ruthless military dictator in 19th-century California. Sound familiar? This distaff `Zorro' fought for the poor and oppressed for one season in syndication.

Cast

Tessie Santiago
as Tessa/Queen of Swords
Valentine Pelka
as Col. Montoya
Anthony Lemke
as Capt. Grisham
Peter Wingfield
as Dr. Robert Helm
Elsa Pataky
as Vera Hidalgo
Tacho Gonzalez
as Don Hidalgo
Oliver Haden
as Leonardo
Enric Benavent
as Don Federico
David Carradine
as The Serpent
Ed Stoppard
as Ambassador Ramirez
Alex Hassell
as Andreo Rey
Burt Kwouk
as Master Kiyomasa
Enrique Sarasola
as Sgt. Perez
Patrick Medioni
as Don Horacio
Simon MacCorkindale
as Capt. Wentworth
Russell Grant
as Uncle Alejandro
Daisy Fuentes
as Isabelle
José Conde
as Don Miguel
Amber Batty
as Camilla Wentworth
Jorge Montesi
as Claudio Rey
Cyrielle Claire
as Paloma Rey
Steve Emerson
as Padre Quinterra
Xavier Elorriaga
as Don Selvera
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Critic Reviews for Queen of Swords: Season 1

All Critics (4) | Top Critics (3)

With more humor, "Queen of Swords" could be fun, but the hour of mostly bad dialogue... offers little hope of that.

September 23, 2019 | Full Review…

The best part about this hour-long series is Jose Feliciano's rousing opening song, "Behind the Mask." From there, it's downhill.

September 23, 2019 | Full Review…

In what must have been a prerequisite for the show, a few members of this underwhelming cast have invested their time in fencing lessons. What they really required, however, was more acting lessons.

September 23, 2019 | Full Review…

The plotlines of this new series may rate high on the cornball scale, but the inviting Andalusian landscapes, the well-executed action sequences and the swift pace of the series could earn this newcomer a dedicated fan base in the months ahead.

September 23, 2019 | Full Review…
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