List of Actors that have Played Multiple Roles

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This is a listing of all actors who have played multiple, different roles over multiple series, from the Original Series to the Re-imagined Series and their spin-offs.

This listing does not and shall not include any actors who have only played identical copies of Humanoid Cylons, or actors who have only played a human being and their holographic avatar twin, or characters who use aliases (i.e. Karibdis from "Murder on the Rising Star").

Original Series

Actor First Portrayed Character First Appearance Additional Characters Additional Appearances
Carol Baxter Woman in Elevator "Saga of a Star World" Macy "The Lost Warrior"
Paul Coufos Unnamed Pilot "Saga of a Star World" and "War of the Gods, Part I" Security Officer "Lost Planet of the Gods, Part I"
Lance LeGault Bootes "The Lost Warrior" Maga "The Man with Nine Lives" and "Baltar's Escape"
Ted Hamaguchi Helmsman "The Living Legend, Part I" & "II" 3rd Crewman "Take the Celestra"
Alex Hyde-White Bow "The Gun on Ice Planet Zero, Part I" Unnamed Warrior "The Man with Nine Lives"
Patrick Macnee Imperious Leader (voice) "Saga of a Star WorldThe Living Legend, Part II" Count Iblis "War of the Gods, Part I & II"
Murray Matheson Specter (voice) "The Young Lords" Sire Geller "Greetings from Earth"
Felix Silla Lucifer (costume) "Saga of a Star WorldWar of the Gods" (intermittently) Boxey (Stunt Double) Various Episodes
Bruce Wright Security Officer "Lost Planet of the Gods"—"Baltar's Escape" (intermittently) Lomas "The Man with Nine Lives"


Galactica 1980

Actor First Portrayed Character First Appearance Additional Characters Additional Appearances
Jeremy Brett Xaviar (appears like Galactican Pilot Lt. Nash) "Spaceball" Real Lt. Nash "Spaceball"
Rex Cutter Centuri "The Night the Cylons Landed" Cy "The Return of Starbuck"
Dennis Haysbert Imperious Leader (voice) "Space Croppers" Unnamed Pilot (uncredited) "Space Croppers"
Duncan MacKenzie 1st Pilot "Galactica Discovers Earth, Part I" 3rd Guard "Galactica Discovers Earth, Part III"


Original Series and Galactica 1980

Actor Original Series Character Original Series Appearances Galactica 1980 Character Galactica 1980 Appearances
Ana Alicia Aurora "Take the Celestra" Gloria Alonzo "Space Croppers"
Rex Cutter Red-Eye "The Lost Warrior" Centuri
Cy
Centuri: "The Night the Cylons Landed"
Cyrus: "The Return of Starbuck"
Sheila DeWindt Deitra "Lost Planet of the Gods" and "The Hand of God" Stewardess "The Night the Cylons Landed, Part I"
Ted Gehring Croad "The Long Patrol" Sheriff "Galactica Discovers Earth"
David Larson Walker "Greetings from Earth" Unnamed Super Scout "The Super Scouts"—"Space Croppers" (intermittently)
Eric Larson Todd "Greetings from Earth" Moonstone "The Super Scouts"—"Space Croppers" (intermittently)
Michelle Larson Charity "Greetings from Earth" Unnamed Super Scout "The Super Scouts"—"Space Croppers" (intermittently)
Curt Lowens Krebbs "Baltar's Escape" German Commander "Galactica Discovers Earth, Part III"
Ken Lynch Horning "Experiment in Terra" Grover "The Night the Cylons Landed, Part II"
Richard Lynch Wolfe "The Gun on Ice Planet Zero" Xaviar "Galactica Discovers Earth"
James R. Parkes Mutineer #1 "Take the Celestra" Walt Griffin "Galactica Discovers Earth"
Pamela Susan Shoop IFB Interviewer "The Man with Nine Lives" Dorothy Carlyle "Galactica Discovers Earth, Part I"
Bruce Wright Security Officer
Lomas
Security officer: "Lost Planet of the Gods"—"Baltar's Escape" (intermittently)
Lomas: "The Man with Nine Lives"
Aide "Galactica Discovers Earth, Part II"


Original Series and the Re-imagined Series

Actor Original Series Character Original Series Appearances Re-imagined Series Character Re-imagined Series Appearances
Richard Hatch Cpt. Apollo Entire Series Run Thomas Zarek "Bastille Day"—"Blood on the Scales" (intermittently)


In the Re-imagined Series

Actor First Portrayed Character First Appearance Additional Characters Additional Appearances
James Ashcroft Spectator #1 "Colonial Day" Security Officer "Black Market"
Eric Breker Gemenon Captain "Flesh and Bone" George Chu "Sacrifice"
Colin Decker Saul Tigh (Stunt Double) "The Oath" Cavil (Stunt Double) "Daybreak, Part I" & "II"
Biski Gugushe Pilot #1 Miniseries Sekou Hamilton "Litmus"—"A Disquiet Follows My Soul" (intermittently)
Rob Hayter Sons of Ares Leader "Escape Velocity" Number Two (stunt double) "Guess What's Coming to Dinner?"
Lee Jefferies Stan Gibson "Final Cut" Paolo McKay "Exodus, Part II"—"The Hub" (intermittently)
John Mann Maj. Jackson "Dipper" Spencer Miniseries Linden Deleted scene from "Black Market"
Ryan Robbins Armistice Officer Miniseries Charlie Connor "Exodus, Part I"—"The Oath" (intermittently)


Re-imagined Series and Caprica

Actor Re-imagined Series Character Re-imagined Series Appearances Caprica Character Caprica Appearances
Charles Andre Stunt Marine "Bastille Day" "Rail Thin Man" "There is Another Sky"
Camille Atebe Sarah Ryan "Maelstrom" Phoebe "False Labor"
Karen Austin Lilly "Escape Velocity" Ruth Entire Series Run
Luciana Carro Cpt. Louanne "Kat" Katraine/Sasha "Act of Contrition"—"The Passage"
Deleted scene from "Maelstrom"
Priyah Magnus "Reins of a Waterfall"—"There is Another Sky"
Erica Carroll Civilian "Sacrifice" Woman "Know Thy Enemy"
Garvin Cross Collishaw "Valley of Darkness" Security Guard "Retribution"
Colin Decker Cavil (Stunt Double)
Saul Tigh (Stunt Double)
"Daybreak, Part I" & "II"
"The Oath"
Herac Soldier "The Dirteaters"
Diego Diablo Del Mar Hillard "Downloaded"—"Rapture" (intermittently), The Plan Bartender "The Dirteaters"
Michael Eklund Specialist Prosna "Miniseries"
Deleted scene from "Daybreak, Part I"
Waylon "Reins of a Waterfall"
Iris Paluly Dahlia "The Ties That Bind"—"Blood on the Scales" Jax "Apotheosis"
Aleks Paunovic Omar Fischer "Scattered"—"Rapture" William Adama Sr. "The Dirteaters"
Paul Perri Royan Jahee "Epiphanies" Judge Maximus "Gravedancing"
Nimet Kanji Candace Myson "Litmus" Natalie Stark "Rebirth"
Winston Rekert Priest "Lay Down Your Burdens, Part II", "Collaborators" Obal Ferras "Unvanquished"
Ryan Robbins Armistice Officer
Charlie Connor
Armistice Officer: Miniseries
Charlie Connor:"Exodus, Part I"—"The Oath"
Diego "Unvanquished"—"Here Be Dragons"
Ron Selmour Seaborne "Bastille Day" Shotgun "Ghosts in the Machine"
Darryl Scheelar Thompson "The Oath" Mendez "Rebirth"
Linnea Sharples Lt. Emmitt "Sweetness" Jones "Home, Part I" Ada's Mother "Unvanquished"
Chris Shields Cpl. Venner "Scattered"—"Fragged" Louie "The Imperfections of Memory"
Veena Sood Unnamed Quorum Delegate "Sine Qua Non"—"Blood on the Scales" Joan Leyte Caprica (pilot)
Maja Stace-Smith Number Eight (Stund Double) Someone to Watch Over Me, "Daybreak, Part I" and "II" "Sacrifice Woman"
Tamara-A (Stund Double)
Sacrifice Woman: "Caprica (pilot)"
Tamara-A: Various Episodes
Christian Tessier Lt. Tucker "Duck" Clellan "Scar"—"Occupation" Francis "Reins of a Waterfall", "The Dirteaters", "Here Be Dragons"


Re-imagined Series and Blood and Chrome

Actor Re-imagined Series Character Re-imagined Series Appearances Blood and Chrome Character Blood and Chrome Appearances
Terry Chen Sgt. Donald Perry "Act of Contrition", "The Hand of God" Chief Tio Web Series
Leo Li Chiang Tattooed pilot "33"—"Daybreak, Part I" (intermittently) Osiris Marine Web Series
Tricia Helfer Number Six Miniseries—"The Plan" Humanoid Cylon Prototype (voice, uncredited) Web Series
Adrian Holmes Specialist Parr "Blood on the Scales" Lt. Decklan Elias Web Series
Ty Olsson Cpt. Aaron Kelly Miniseries—"Blood on the Scales" (intermittently) Osiris Tactical Officer Web Series
Sebastian Spence Cpt. Noel "Narcho" Allison "Pegasus"—"Blood on the Scales" (intermittently) Lt. Jim "Sunshine" Kirby Web Series


Re-imagined Series, Caprica and Blood and Chrome

Actor Re-imagined Series Character Re-imagined Series Appearances Caprica Character Caprica Appearances Blood and Chrome Character Blood and Chrome Appearances
Ben Cotton Terrified Man Razor Atreus "False Labor" Lt. Coker Fasjovik Web Series
Mike Dopud Specialist Gage "Pegasus", "Resurrection Ship, Part II", "The Oath", "Blood on the Scales" Sal "Apotheosis" Cpt. Deke "Minute Man" Tornvald Web Series
Carmen Moore Sister Tivenan The Resistance (episodes 2, 10) Fidelia Fazekas "The Heavens Will Rise"—"Apotheosis" Lt. Nina Leotie Web Series
John Pyper-Ferguson Cpt. Cole "Stinger" Taylor "Pegasus", "Resurrection Ship, Part I" Tomas Vergis "Know Thy Enemy"—"Things We Lock Away" Tech Sgt. Xander Toth Web Series
Jill Teed Sgt. Hadrian "Act of Contrition"—"Litmus" Col. Sasha Patel "End of Line" Cmdr. Ozar Web Series


Caprica and Blood and Chrome

Actor Caprica Character Caprica Appearances Blood and Chrome Character Blood and Chrome Appearances
Brian Markinson Jordan Duram Entire Series Run Cmdr. Silas Nash Web Series
Zak Santiago Pann "End of Line"—"Retribution" Capt. Armin "High Top" Diaz Web Series


Caprica

Actor First Portrayed Character First Appearance Additional Characters Additional Appearances
Maja Stace-Smith "Sacrifice Woman" "Caprica (pilot) Tamara-A (Stund Double) Various Episodes