Renee O'Connor

Here's why Xena and Gabrielle never became a couple on Xena: Warrior Princess
May 9, 2016

For six seasons, the beating heart of Xena: Warrior Princess was the relationship between Xena and her faithful sidekick Gabrielle. The two became best friends, but despite the love they felt for each other (and the heavy subtext), they never officially became a couple. Here's why.