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15 Great Minority Characters in Sci-Fi

By Matt Heckler Jun 3, 2013

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Zoe Washburne: Firefly/Serenity

When you think of strong female characters in sci-fi who kick a lot of butt, it’s hard not to think of Zoe from Firefly. She’s an expert with a gun, a constantly measured soldier, and the perfect counterbalance to both her husband Wash and her captain, Mal. She really is one of the coolest characters on Firefly.

Tags: movies, tv, sci fi, star wars, slideshows, star trek, firefly, serenity, mace windu

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Matt Heckler

Matt Heckler is a writer, book critic, musician, movie nerd, sci-fi aficionado, and awesome beard haver from Chicago. When he isn't writing for The MindHut, he is drinking tasty beverages and working on his first novel. Follow him on Twitter @androiddreamer!

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