Helena Peabody is a main character of The L Word throughout seasons two through five. She is the daughter of multi-millionaire Peggy Peabody and close friend of several main characters in the show. She is played by English actress Rachel Shelley. Helena is an alpha female who almost always publicly or recklessly displays her affection toward accompanying female companions.
The third season of The L Word originally aired on Showtime from January 8, to March 26, and aired 12 episodes. The season begins six months after the birth of Tina and Bette's daughter, Angelica. New characters in this season include Moira Sweeney a working class butch portrayed by Daniela Sea who is Jenny's girlfriend for most of the season and Angus Partridge portrayed by Dallas Roberts , Angelica's male nanny who later becomes Kit's lover. Erin Daniels' character, Dana Fairbanks, starts in a multi-episode storyline dealing with a breast cancer battle and culminating with her death.
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