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Overview (3)

Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Nicknames Turtle
Terlene
The Ever Ready Bunny
Height 5' 2" (1.57 m)

Mini Bio (1)

A Vancouver, British Columbia, native, Teryl Rothery always knew she wanted to be an entertainer. She began her career as a dancer at age thirteen when she performed in her first musical, "Bye Bye Birdie". Her role in "Annie Get Your Gun" earned her a Most Outstanding Performer award with her theater company. Teryl has been working in TV & Movie industry for many years and has most recently seen success in the hit show Stargate SG-1 (1997). Over the years, Teryl has appeared on The Outer Limits (1995), The X-Files (1993), First Wave (1998) and movies such as Masterminds (1997) with Patrick Stewart, Mr. Rice's Secret (1999) with David Bowie. When not working, Teryl enjoys walking, riding and roller blading. Teryl Rothery's feature film credits include Urban Safari (1995), Andre (1994) and The Surgeon (1994). She has appeared in the television movies Who Killed My Daughter (1995), Deceived by Trust: A Moment of Truth Movie (1995), She Stood Alone: The Tailhook Scandal (1995), For the Love of Nancy (1994) and The Man Who Wouldn't Die (1994) and has guest-starred on The X-Files (1993), The Commish (1991), Robin's Hoods (1994), M.A.N.T.I.S. (1994) and Cobra (1993). Teryl has used her voice talents on many cartoon series including Exosquad (1993) and Ranma 1/2. On Stargate SG-1 (1997), Teryl plays the part of "Dr. Janet Fraiser," Medical Officer for the Cheyenne Mountain Facility. Dr. Fraiser's skill and compassion enable her to face the most peculiar cases brought to her by SG-1 and all the other SG teams.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Don Moffatt <rvm@islandet.com>

Trivia (6)

Has two dogs, Bodi and Ernie.
Travelled to Korea (July 2001) and Qatar (December 2001) on USO Tours.
Her character, Dr. Janet Fraiser, was killed off in the seventh season of Stargate SG-1 (1997), much to the displeasure of the show's fanbase.
Has appeared in episodes of two different television series with Peter Stebbings where the main characters' base of operations was the Cheyenne Mountain Complex in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA: Stargate SG-1 (1997) and Jeremiah (2002).
Friday, October 3rd, 2008 at 5:26pm, gave birth to a little girl named Londyn Jean Alana Abrahams-Rothery weighing 6lbs 15 oz and measuring 19 1/2 in long.
She made guest appearances on all three of the longest running North American science fiction series: The X-Files (1993), Stargate SG-1 (1997) - 75 Episodes and Smallville (2001).

Personal Quotes (7)

I can't remember a time I wasn't performing.
"I'm so not like [Stargate SG-1 (1997) character Dr. Janet] Fraiser. She's so controlled and contained. I'm nuts! I'm full of energy! I'm always going. I try to slow it down by doing yoga, but I end up the loudest one in the class. I'm always active, roller blading and taking dance classes".
[on the idea of an on-screen romance on Stargate SG-1 (1997)] "The fans always want to link you up romantically. The British fans always want to link me up with Dr. Daniel Jackson, and another group of fans want to link me up with Jack O'Neill. I would hate to see any kind of love interest among the team. I think if there was something like that it would be better coming from someone off the base".
[Her ideal storyline on Stargate SG-1 (1997)] "I'd wish for a romantic story, where my character finally gets to conquer the male guest star. Now look at this show: Jack and Daniel always get some women, and also Sam gets her choice. And what does Dr. Fraiser get? A stethoscope".
If they'd handed over the command over [Stargate] SG-1 to Amanda [Tapping] and me, we'd definitely soon have a pure comedy show, no, I don't think we'd manage to get anything serious going because we'd be joking non-stop!
On Blake Woodruff: When you're on the screen with him, you better make sure you know what you're doing because he'll totally steal the show.
And of course, I'm still loving my greatest role ever....being a mom to my beautiful daughter Londyn. She is now 10 months and getting into everything! Who needs a gym membership?

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