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Encyclopedia > Seamus Zelazny Harper

Seamus Harper is a fictional character in the television series Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda. He is played by Canadian actor Gordon Michael Woolvett (born June 12, 1970) is a Canadian-born actor currently appearing on the TV show Andromeda with such people as Kevin Sorbo (Hercules: The Legendary Journeys) and Keith Hamilton Cobb (All My Children). Previously, he starred in another science fiction TV show, Deepwater Black. Film credits The... Gordon Michael Woolvett.


Harper is a member of the The Andromeda Ascendant is a fictional starship in the television series Gene Roddenberrys Andromeda. The featured ship of the Andromeda television show, the Andromeda Ascendant The Andromeda is a High Guard ship of the line, a Glorius Heritage class heavy cruiser, from the days of the old Systems Commonwealth... Andromeda Ascendant crew and is the engineer and fix-it man. Harper is the only member of the Andromeda's crew born and raised on post- The Systems Commonwealth (Gene Roddenberrys Andromeda) was born out of the Vedran Empire. The Vedrans, originating from Tarn-Vedra, which was their homeworld and the capital of their empire, were the first known race to build and implement their own Slipstream Drive, and they built their empire by traveling... Commonwealth Earth, also known as the Earth or Terra, is the third planet outward from the Sun. It is the largest of the solar systems terrestrial planets, and the only planetary body that modern science confirms as harboring life. The planet formed around 4.5 billion (4.5×109) years... Earth. After the Fall, it was conquered by a In the television series Andromeda the Nietzcheans are a race of genetically engineered humans who quite religiously follow the works of Friedrich Nietzsche and Social Darwinism and Dawkinite genetic competitiveness. Tyr Anasazi: I would say let God sort them out, but someone told me He was dead. They claim to... Nietzschean pride called the Drago-Kazov, who treated unengineered humans poorly, and its inhabitants were frequently attacked by the This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. If an article link referred you here, you might want to go back and fix it to point directly to the intended page. Magog (Bible) was one of the seven... Magog. The human denizens of Earth lived Poverty is the state of being without, often associated with need, hardship and lack of resources across a wide range of cirstance. For some, poverty is a subjective and comparative term; for others, it is moral and evaluative; and for others, scientifically established. The principal uses of the term include... poverty and conflict, which prompted Harper to run away.


Harper joined the Andromeda crew in 303 AFC (After the Fall of the The Systems Commonwealth (Gene Roddenberrys Andromeda) was born out of the Vedran Empire. The Vedrans, originating from Tarn-Vedra, which was their homeworld and the capital of their empire, were the first known race to build and implement their own Slipstream Drive, and they built their empire by traveling... Commonwealth) along with Rebecca Beka Valentine is a fictional character in the television series Andromeda, played by Lisa Ryder. Beka is human but has never lived on a planet. The daughter of a small-time cargo runner and occasional smuggler, Beka grew up on a ship roaming space and has spent her entire... Beka Valentine, Trance Gemini, and Rev Bem is a fictional character in the television series Andromeda and he is a Magog. He is a devout member of the Wayist religion. The name Bem likely comes from Bug Eyed Monster, a nickname for science fiction aliens. His full Wayist name is Reverand Behemial Far Traveller, shortened... Rev Bem. He was previously recruited onto the The Eureka Maru is a fictional starship in the television series Andromeda. The Maru is a cargo ship owned by Beka Valentine. She and her crew often made risky and illegal cargo runs, before rescuing Dylan Hunt from a black hole and joining his crew. Crew Crew of the Eureka... Eureka Maru by Rebecca Beka Valentine is a fictional character in the television series Andromeda, played by Lisa Ryder. Beka is human but has never lived on a planet. The daughter of a small-time cargo runner and occasional smuggler, Beka grew up on a ship roaming space and has spent her entire... Captain Valentine's old boyfriend, Bobby Jensen.


Harper's tumultuous upbringing has left him with somewhat deficient social skills, and he prefers to spend his time in the company of machines, constantly fixing and upgrading Andromeda and her various systems. He is quirky, funny, a bit ego-centric, but undoubtedly a genius. He also constructed the humanoid avatar for the Andromeda, called Rommie is the name given to the humanoid avatar of the Andromeda Ascendant starship in the TV series Gene Roddenberrys Andromeda. She was built and given human form by the engineer, Seamus Harper, who also seems to be infatuated with his work. Rommie has complete power and control over... Rommie by the crew. Harper has a A direct mind-computer interface or direct neural interface is literally that - a direct cybernetic link between a mind and a computer. For purposes of this term, the word mind is usually understood to imply the consciousness of an organic life form and computer is usually understood to imply an... neural interface at the base of his skull, which he uses to jack into computers, sentient ships, and programs.


Harper's middle name, "Zelazny," was probably given to the character by the writers as a tribute to the late, beloved science-fiction and fantasy author, Roger Joseph Zelazny (May 13, 1937 - June 14, 1995) was a United States writer of fantasy and science fiction short stories and novels. He won the Nebula award three times and the Hugo award six times, including twice for novels: Lord of Light (1968) and ...And Call Me Conrad (1966... Roger Zelazny.


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Seamus Zelazny Harper - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (859 words)
Harper is a member of the Andromeda Ascendant crew and is the engineer and fix-it man. Harper is the only member of the Andromeda's crew born and raised on post-Commonwealth Earth.
Harper joined the Andromeda crew in 303 AFC (After the Fall of the Commonwealth)(also CY 10087) along with Beka and the rest of the Maru crew: Trance Gemini, and Rev Bem.
Harper's middle name, "Zelazny", was probably given to the character by the writers as a tribute to the late, beloved science-fiction and fantasy author, Roger Zelazny.
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