Catania is an original character created for The Shannara Chronicles. She was the friend and handmaiden of the Elven princess Amberle Elessedil , though her role was closer to that of a lady-in-waiting. Along with Amberle's uncle Ander Elessedil , Catania was one of the only people to know of and support Amberle's plans to run the Gauntlet in the hopes of becoming a member of the Chosen. Catania was dating a member of the Chosen named Jase, and she was devastated when he and the rest of the Chosen except for Amberle were killed by the Changeling. Later in Arborlon , Catania accidentally ran into Bandon , causing Bandon to have a vision of her death. Acting on his vision, Bandon managed to save Catania from being stabbed by the Changeling.