Zoë Washburne (Fictional)

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2002-2003, 2005

Directed by

Joss Whedon

Screenwriters / Creators

Joss Whedon (creator), others

Mission and Rank

First Mate

(resides permanently on spacecraft): Serenity
Captain Malcolm Reynolds
February 15, 2484

TV Show/Film

Firefly (Season 1) and Serenity


Crew of the Serenity, formerly Browncoats and Dust Devils

Played By

Gina Torres

(resides permanently on spacecraft) Destination:
Travel the galaxy on the Serenity for profit and security.

Born on a space vessel, Washburne has no homeworld. Fought for Independence in the Unification War, serving under Malcolm Reynolds. Later joined Mal’s crew aboard the serenity. She is fiercely loyal to her captain, and strongly attached to husband and Serenity pilot Hoban “Wash” Washburne.