Athena Costantina Chase
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Melina Kanakaredes as Athena Chase
Production information
First Appearance Three Years Too Many
Last Appearance TBA
Cause/Reason TBA
Portrayed by Melina Kanakaredes
Character information
Nicknames Mom (by Annabeth), Wicked Witch (by Percy)
Gender Female
Birthdate February 8th 1968 (age 40)
Camden Hills, Virginia
Family Annabeth Chase (daughther)

Camilla Chase (mother)

Significant other Frederick Chase (ex-boyfriend)

Athena Costantina Chase (The Charleston Heights "Out Of Character" Version) is a fictional character from the one of the core familes, the Chase family in the fictional American teen drama Charleston Heights and is portrayed by CSI: New York actress Melina Kanakaredes.

Athena is introduced in the series as Annabeth's emotionally neglectful workaholic mother who shows a certain dislike to Annabeth's boyfriend Percy Jackson and chooses her business work over spending time with Annabeth. Athena is also classified of being resentful towards men is because her boyfriend Frederick took off after falling pregnant with Annabeth and hasn't returned since.


Athena is introduced in the series as Annabeth's overbearing, tired workaholic mother who hates Percy and chooses her business career over sending time with her daughter. Athena comes from a devout Greek-Portuguese family who believes in their Catholic (yes, just Catholic) religion. She was raised by her divorced mother and has no recollection of who her father is because he was never in their lives, he divorced her mother before Athena was born.

Season 1


  • Frederick Chase
    • Start Up: April 16th 1983
    • Broke Up: March 24th 1993
      • Reason: Frederick ran out on Athena after he found out she was pregnant.