This is probably due to the fact that Sackhoff plays a character named Starbuck on the show and, while she hasnt gotten any free coffee out of the gig, she has gotten a lot of attention.
She says baristas instantly recognize her and often write her characters name on her order without even letting on that they know who she is.
For example, Sackhoff says Ill hear a Iced latte for Starbuck and realize its me.
But its not just the mocha makers who know who she is average java Joes notice her too.
Says Sackhoff: I was in line the other day and I heard a guy on his phone to his friend being like Dude, Im behind Starbuck at Starbucks. I eventually went up to him at the sugar stand and was like Hey dude and we talked.
The third season of Battlestar Galactica starts Friday (Oct. 6) on the Sci Fi Channel.
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