Tapping who played Colonel Samantha Carter for 10 seasons on Stargate SG-1 and Stargate Atlantis is the star and producer of the new Sci-Fi Channel show, Sanctuary.
The show was originally an Internet series and is now the only groundbreaking TV series combining live-action and actors against mostly virtual sets, similar to films like Sin City.
The result is what Tapping calls an edgy graphic novel effect with tons of visuals.
She says, Things on Sanctuary arent always what they seem. Its about 75 percent green screen to 25 percent practical set.
Tapping admits its weird working in a virtual world and feels like shes putting on a theater play every time the cameras roll.
Another fantasy element of her show is that she plays a 157- year-old scientist, whos aging secrets she just cant quite reveal.
Sanctuary premieres tomorrow (Oct. 3) on the Sci-Fi Channel.
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