Xena, the warrior princess is bent on overcoming her dark and hateful past. She must save innocents to redeem herself, in the eyes of the world and to herself. She is aided along the way by best friend Gabrielle, a struggling bard who later turns warrior herself.
Since Xena must be dead to fight Yodoshi, she allows a samurai and his warriors to kill her. Gabrielle learns that she can bring Xena back to life by burning her body and putting the ashes in a magic spring before sunset on the second day. Gabrielle
Xena: Warrior Princess Reboot Lands LOST Writer For 2016 Revival
NBC is moving forward with its Xena: Warrior Princess reboot, tapping LOST alum Javier Grillo-Marxuach to write the script for the revival which is slated for 2016, per THR:
Sources tell THR that the reboot will follow a new, modern Xena, with the lead actress needing to have the charisma and charm of original star Lucy Lawless and the smarts of The Hunger Games‘ Katniss as producers are said to be looking for a sophisticated and smart superhero for a new generation. The potential series is being eyed for 2016.
Original series lead Lucy Lawless is not currently involved in the Xena reboot.