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December 01

Angel returns Jan 7/Jan 14 Angel to return - 5x09 - on the first non-holiday Wednesday of January 2004. (Allegedly)

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November 30

Battle of the Babes The Bride (Kill Bill) vs. Sarah Connor (Terminator) vs. Shu Lien (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) vs. Buffy. Who would win?
Buffy/Spike scene voted 40th sexiest moment ever in Channel Four's "100 Greatest Sexy Moments" poll. The 'Smashed' sex scene beat 'From Here to Eternity' and a Nigella Lawson cookery programme to name but a few.

November 29

Fray: Future Slayer TPB out now. Bought it today and devoured it in one sitting, well worth reading. Also just out is Tales of the Slayer: Volume 3. Ideal Buffyverse gifts for the holiday season. More...
"How Soon Is Now?" Daniel Erenberg' newest opinion article for Slayage. com looks forward to S5 AtS post-"Lineage," particularly the work of Drew Goddard. More...

November 28

"Get the Puritans out of here". Bored at work? Why not wind down for the weekend by listening to this 20 minute Tony Head radio interview conducted today on the Danny Baker Breakfast Show on BBC London (Real Player req). More...
Dark Worlds Review of Destiny More...
"Ten Ways That Charmed is Better Than Buffy" Okay, so this article is almost a year old, but I just read it and it made me mad, so I felt I must show you to make you mad as well. More...
Elizabeth Anne Allen BBC Cult interview. She answers questions about her return as Amy for 'The Killer In Me', views on Wicca and whether she will appear on Angel.

November 27

Buffy honoured at the Epic Awards 2003. An event run by The White House Project which "works to create a climate in America where it is normal for women to be governors, CEOs and president". More...
The 3rd time is a Match made for Charisma. From Charisma-carpenter.com by way of buffy.nu. Charisma has been asked to appear in her 3rd episode of ’Miss Match’. If it goes as plan filming will begin on Dec 12, 2003 for the episode.

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Adam Busch interview - about being on BtVS, and his music A personal interview given to an Israeli Buffy portal (English version). Adam Busch talks about working on Buffy, and also about "Common Rotation" and their music. (contains spoilers for Season 7 that come with a warning)

November 26

Common Rotation Can Perform in Your Living Room. "On a strategic date scheduled between the folk club/coffee house engagements of [their] winter/spring tour Adam and Eric will come to play an intimate performance in your living room." More...
Charisma returns to Miss Match on 12/12 Just when Kate (Alicia Silverstone) thought that Serena Lockner (guest star Charisma Carpenter, "Angel") was out of her life for good, she returns to ask Kate to represent her in adopting a baby.
Tru Calling gets a call for more episodes from FOX It was announced FOX has ordered seven additional episodes of its freshman drama "Tru Calling." The news, given via press release, brings the show's season total to 20 episodes.
"No One Wants Angel's Car" More...

November 25

New AtS cast photos courtesy of fraz at spikeonangel.com. More...
Elizabeth Rohm Interview in the Abercrombie & Fitch 2003 Christmas Issue. It's on pages 242 and 243. More...
(SPOILER) David Boreanaz about Season 5 and guest rumors 'Let's just say we are setting the bar very high.'
TOP 50 Buffyverse’s Websites - November 2003 Which website has the highest traffic ?
(SPOILER) Kristin's Chat She mentions last weeks shocker and gives a some information into episodes 11 and 12...
Spam Rage: A Bit of Buffy Humor I swear I'm going to get my butt kicked for this...but I saw it and I couldn't resist. More...
More Michelle Trachtenberg in Euro Trip Definitely work-unfriendly. More...
Amy Acker on the Sharon Osbourne Show Sharon sits down to talk with "Angel" actress Amy Acker about the show's daring new season and her recent wedding on the 26th November
TV Gal Ranks TV Deaths 2 Buffy Characters deaths make it on to her list as Most Honest Portrayal of Death and Best Death for Plot Development Purposes. More...
Photos of Lalaine at Last Night's ''The Haunted Mansion' World Premiere.' She can be seen on pages two and ten as well as ''The Haunted Mansion' World Premiere - Red Carpet' on page four. More...
Slashdot's Current Poll Asks 'Sci-Fi Show to Bring Back.' The choices include 'Firefly,' 'Farscape,' 'I-man,' 'Babylon 5,' 'Earth: Final Conflict,' 'Sliders,' 'Battlestar Galactica,' and the fictitious 'Geeks in Space.'

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What's big in 2003 the end of Buffy is going to be in VH1s' what's big in 2003 airing Nov. 30 More...

November 24

The Firefly Project A mutlimedia project based on Firefly. More...
Looks like no new Angel episodes 'til 2004. Matt Roush at TV Guide says " This series is great fun, and it seems to be holding its own in a very tough time period. I will wait impatiently for new episodes to return in January". More...
Bandwagon? According to IMDB there is a documentary drama being made starring Emma Caulfield, Tom Lenk and Joss Whedon! More...
Cheaper Buffy/Angel DVD's? Amazon UK has all the Buffy and Angel DVD's due to be re-released on 26th December at the low prices of 26 pounds 24 pence. They are all listed as 'Amaray', whatever that means. More...
If they ran the media circus "heroes wouldn't be so damned heroic." Someone thinks Joss falls into the typical TV trap of too-perfect-to-be-real heroes. Just a passing mention (scroll down to the TV section), but enough to get my dander up. More...

November 23

5x06 - On Set pic (Arkanium)
SMGFAN.com's Exclusive Interview with Julie Benz (Part 2)
'Serenity' cameo in new Battlestar Galactica miniseries and according to Haken at fireflyfans.net, it's the "same VFX team over at Zoic Studios that created the effects for Firefly also did Battlestar Galactica." More...
A personal message from James Marsters
First post wedding pics of Alexis and Alyson who were at the Comedy Central's First Ever Awards Show "The Commies" last night (and you can see the pics in larger format). More...
Peter David Reviews 5ADH08 'Destiny.' "I've always said the best kind of twist is the one that you didn't see coming but, once it's here, you go, 'Of course! What else could be more logical!'"
Award-winning British author a Buffy fan? I just finished "Not The End Of The World" by best-selling, award-winning British author Kate Atkinson.

It's packed with Buffy references. More...
Tim Minear delurks at the ASSB with tidbits regarding the AtS Season 3 DVD's and his new show Wonderfalls.
'Europtrip' movie website. Michelle Trachtenberg's new movie (formerly called 'Ugly Americans') opens February 20th. The site warns that it may contain offensive content, I just found it irritating and rather pointless. More...

November 22

Photos of Eliza Dushku at Last Night's 'Spider Club New York Grand Opening.'
Top supporting actors list. The 35 most riveting actors who are not the main stars of the show. Number 13 being James Marsters. More...
Which fans do you think take their fandom too far in their daily lives? Internet Movie Database poll about obsessive fans, Buffy the Vampire Slayer fans are included.
USA Today critic says people should watch Angel on Wednesdays... Robert Bianco gives his best of each hour of the week, saying, "Yeah, I know, most of you aren't going to watch Angel. Which is a shame, because new blood from Buffy and an altered format have made Angel TV's best fantasy."

November 21

Amber Benson European Tour Starts Next Week. It includes stops in Birmingham (Nov. 29th & 30th), Swindon (Dec. 4th), Augsburg (Dec. 6th), Frankfurt (Dec. 7th), and Dublin (Dec. 13th). More...
Angel rating according to Zap2it. Angel did 2.8/4, which I think is down from the last couple of weeks. And The Futon Critic gave Angel a 4.2/6 in metered markets, and a 2.9/4 in fast nation ratings. More...
Photos of Charisma Carpenter at Last Night's 'Miss Sixty Energie Los Angeles Store Opening.' Bai Ling (from the 'Angel' first season episode 'She') was also in attendence. More...

November 20

Sci Fi Opens a New 'Stargate' Let me get this straight: Firefly and Farscape get cancelled, but Stargate not only continues, but gets a spinoff? Is there no justice?
Angel Otanosimi Japanese manga-style fan art of Angel, Spike, & Buffy. Too good to be missed, and safe for work. More...
DVD Sales Can Save A Show. It seems as if Family Guy, another one of Fox's unjust cancels, may return to television due to exceptionally high DVD sales. Is the same possible for Firefly? Probably not - But for all those Fireflyics out there it's still a nice thought.
Herc reviews 'Destiny'. He liked it but did you? Post your reviews and let us know.

November 19

New Buffy Spin-off, "The Chosen" Fake or True? Sounds like a bunch of hooey to me. But an interesting thought.
Registration open for 2004 Slayage Conference. It takes place in Nashville, Tennesee from May 28th through May 30th. More...
(SPOILER) AtS episode 12 spoilers based on the casting side that is just out. Tantalising little details for the 100th episode.
(SPOILER) 'Destiny' star interview at Zap2it. "This is a particularly fun episode". More...
What Women Want. According to this article in a Catholic magazine, Buffy and Pope John Paul II share a lot in common when it comes to "new feminism". More...

November 18

(SPOILER) Angel 5.8 Episode summary by persephonemoon.
(SPOILER) Kristin's Latest Chat Transcripts have an interesting bit about David Boreanaz. Spoilers!
Celeste In The City on location. Looks like they're shooting in Toronto! YAY I'll have to keep my eye out for him.
David on The Wayne Brady Show
(SPOILER) TV Gals says of this week's Angel episode: "I'll go as far as saying it's one of the best episodes of "Angel" and "Buffy" ever."

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Man of the hours: D.B. Woodside. "In my mind, he and Faith... have gone off together. They had this visceral connection. They're both loners, both outsiders of this 'Scooby-Doo' crew" (spoilerish for 24).
Wolfram & Hart Annual Revue There's going to be an "Angel" fan party, somewhat similar to the PBP of years past. More...
From "Normal Again" To The Day Of The Dead One-shot Buffy scribe Diego Guiterrez has a film in the works.

November 17

Angel thank you campaign. Fans are campaigning to raise funds to get an ad placed in the Hollywood Reporter celebrating the 100th episode of Angel.
Tony Head voted favourite to play Doctor Who in a poll by the UK TV listings magazine 'Radio Times' and the man himself admits that he would be a logical choice to play the new Doctor. More...
No More Mr Nice Guy. Marc Blucas on his new movie "Prey for Rock & Roll". More...
Tony Head interview. "You've got an American lilt going there. Have I? I hope somebody beats it out of me very, very soon." More...
Danny Strong (Jonathan) on Gilmore Girls There really isn't much on this page, however I saw Danny strong on Gilmore Girls Tuesday and thought his appearance should be noted.
Joss interview included in Alien Quadrilogy DVD set about the whole cloning idea in Resurrection. Set also includes Joss' first draft screenplay.
Win BtVS S5 and Firefly DVD at N-zone. @ N-Zone MovieZone and Fox Home Video are giving Joss Whedon Fans the chance to win a copy of BOTH Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 5 and The Complete Firefly Series on DVD.

November 16

The Buffy Game or how to survive your 10,000th viewing with panache according to Boils and Blinding Torment.
Peter David Reviews 5ADH07 'Lineage.' "Wesley's been a fifth wheel for the season thus far, but wow, was this worth waiting for." More...

November 15

(SPOILER) New 'Destiny' pics. Eight of them in all.
(SPOILER) Episode 100 news.
Crooning with Krevlornswath (of the Deathwok clan). Andy Hallett hosts a Karaoke night for charity at Mid-Ohio Con.

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Orange County blues A Jesuit priest who likes Buffy, but not so much the OC More...
ASH : Pirate picture More...
Mercedes McNab to Appear at the LA Comic Book and Sci-Fi Convention on Sunday, November 23rd. Don't forget, as mentioned previously, Joss Whedon will be there on Sunday, December 21st to promote the Firefly DVD release.

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November 14

(SPOILER) Angel 5x08 Destiny - Exclusive Spike Promo Pic from Arkanium.com - French TvShows Magazine

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James Marsters BBC Cult interview. He answers questions sent in by fans (video clips as well).
Fox Firefly DVD website now active. Featuring stills, downloads (albeit unimpressive ones) and info on the cast and the DVD. More...
More Buffy Season 7 DVD Extras Confirmed (Regions 2 & 4) More commentaries confirmed for the forthcoming Buffy S7 DVD boxset. More...
Danny Strong chats to Kristin. Contains spoilers for Gilmore Girls and one spoiler for Angel.
(SPOILER) Angel episode 10 set report at the Buffistas board. And as that old cliche goes, the plot thickens. More...
(SPOILER) AtS S5x08 'Destiny' trailer. This is a great WB promo, sets the mood perfectly for next week's episode.
Herc's seen Drew Goddard's first Angel. More...

November 13

Overnights for 'Lineage'. The show got 4.0/6. In related news, The WB put Tarzan to sleep last week, NBC has attacked Nielsen's new statistical sampling and Smallville and Angel are preempted on November 26th.
(SPOILER) New summary available for Angel 5.10 from the Mythical boards and Spoiler Slayer. More...
"Investigating Angel": Academic recognition. A call goes out at the Online International Journal for Buffy Studies for a "collection of essays exploring the series Angel in its own right rather then simply as an extension of BtVS". More...
'Lineage' review. Entertainment Geekly had this to say about last night's Angel episode. "It's a strong episode; the best this season has offered so far". Do you agree or disagree?
Julie Benz interviewed at SMGfan.com: "I think David and I were just amazed that there we were running around pretending to be vampires and getting paid for it."
Teen Hollywood review of Tru Calling They didn't like it too much ;)
Marc Blucas Cast in 'Mission: Impossible III.' "Shooting is currently scheduled for a January start based on a script by Dean Georgaris and Robert Towne, and starring Tom Cruise, Kelly Brook, Marc Blucas and Ving Rhames."

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Scary specialist: Makeup man creates TV's frighteners Just an article on Robert Hall and his work on Angel.

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November 12

Gellar, Prinze Return In Exclusive 'Scooby-Doo 2' Sneak Peek SMG is only in the trailer for a split second at the end.
Clare Kramer BBC Cult interview. Nice wee tidbits about Glory and Clare's career. Course it could have been oh so different. "Cherie is Ben!". Nah, that really doesn't have the same kind of ring to it. More...
Michelle Trachtenberg, "caught in the act" in a big ol' Cat in the Hat hat. Huge news, I know. More...
'Conversations with Dead People' trivia. This I haven't seen mentioned anywhere else but according to the BBC Cult site, there was an option for "Xander to meet his long-dead friend Jesse".
Fox act over another fan site. In October, Fox lawyers took action over a German site. This time round they request that the Ducks Fanfic site "immediately remove all image galleries" amongst other things. More...
(SPOILER) AtS S5x08 'Destiny' promo pics courtesy of fraz at spikeonangel.com. These WB pics are great but will give the game away if you like to be unspoiled. More...
Emma Caulfield to star in ABC Family movie. She'll be appearing alongside Jason Priestly and Bradley Cooper from 'Alias' in a film about a reality TV show. More...

November 11

(SPOILER) Angel season 6 confirmed already? In between Kristin's usual spoilers for upcoming Angel episodes, she casually announces that next season is "already picked up". More...
Back to the Buffyverse More info about the "Tales of the Vampires" Limited Series.

November 10

Peter David's Review of 5ADH06 'The Cautionary Tale of Numero Cinco.' "I loved the spotlight on Mexican culture and the entire world of masked wrestling, which is as mythic to Mexicans as…well, Superman or vampires."
Info about Nicholas Brendon's new TV movie at his official fan website.
Angel 5x06 The Cautionary Tale Of Numero Cinco - Photo Promo Exclusive from Arkanium

November 09

(SPOILER) AtS episode nine summary at the Mythical Boards. More...
Ira Glass, one of us The presenter of "This American Life" on NPR is a Buffy and Angel fan, it seems. He credits his girlfriend with introducing him not only to ME shows but also Gilmore Girls and Smallville.

November 08

(SPOILER) AtS S5x07 'Lineage' trailer. A very dull WB promo and the voice over man should be shouting that this is a Drew Goddard episode.
Vincent speaks. A summery of an Angel magazine interview with Vincent Kartheiser. More...
(SPOILER) WTP returns. For those who care, a William the Poet post has turned up on the Joss' Stakehouse yahoo list.

(don't shoot me, I'm just a messenger)
(SPOILER) AtS Sx11 'Damage' details based on the casting sides that are just out. Wow is all I can say. More...

November 07

(SPOILER) Mercedes McNab says, "Everybody else was getting ass! Where was mine?" One minor spoiler in this juicy "Steppin' Out" interview (with sexy pics). To read non-spoilery excerpts, click 'More.' More...
TV or not TV? That is the question. Does Buffy the Vampire Slayer qualify as great art? This article thinks so.
Summary of the Buffy conference in Dublin. Elizabeth Anne Allen and D.B. Woodside were the guests and there's some interesting info regarding Principal Wood. It seems he and Spike were to be in the Faith spinoff (contains '24' spoilers).
Photos of Julie Benz at Yesterday's 'The Old Bags Lupus Luncheon.' Looking phenomenal as always. More...
Girl from O.C. in Xander's dreams The girl that plays Summer on The O.C. is seen in Xander's slayerette dream during 'Dirty Girls'. More...
James Marsters PSA video. "We at dragoncontv.com thought Spike would make the perfect spokesman for a blood drive ...".

November 06

(SPOILER) Episode 11 details at FilmJerk.com.
Overnights for 'The Cautionary Tale of Numero Cinco'. Last night's episode held steady against "The O.C." with 4.1/6. David Greenwalt fans will be relieved to know that UPN has picked up Jake 2.0 for the rest of the season. More...
Enraged "Buffy" and "Angel" fans fight back in regards to yesterday's now infamous Salon.com article.
Herc's Seen The First ANGEL Of Sweeps!!
Salam Pax (the Baghdad Blogger) writes: "The Shadow of Saddam is still there; there are foreigners who are starting to jokingly call him Elvis. I think he is an evil shape-shifter; maybe the coalition should ask Buffy for advice, she always seems to know how to deal with evil."

November 05

(SPOILER) 'Lineage' promo pics and thanks to Fraz at spikeonangel.com for them. But really Mr WB, couldn't you have taken better ones? More...
Joss Whedon's overview of Buffy and Angel at the TNT website. "It was clear, when I first devised the Buffy pilot, that Angel was the one character bigger than life in the same way that Buffy was, a kind of superhero."
(SPOILER) AtS Sx507 'Lineage' summary at Mythical Boards. Very interesting indeed. More...
"Methadone for 'Buffy' Addicts." Salon.com review: "This season of 'Angel' is methadone for 'Buffy' addicts in withdrawal…"
Leoff calls it a day. For many of us, reading Leoff's summaries was part and parcel of being a spoiler fan. But he's officially announced that he will be "closing up shop on any future Wildfeedy goodness" for Alias and Angel.

November 04

Are networks losing young-male appeal?. Men aged between 18 and 34 seem to be switching off from the major American networks but USA Today points out that Angel is bucking this trend. More...
Chaos Bleeds cast interviews. Turns out you don't have to buy the game to view the extras. Dear old Auntie Beeb has some fantastic clips of Joss Whedon, Robin Sachs, James Marsters, Tony Head, Amber Benson and Nick Brendon talking about the game plus individual interviews with Joss, Tony and James talking about seven years of Buffy and more.
(SPOILER) Convention report from Nashville courtesy of catlady (register to view). Nick Brendon said that Joss had originally intended for Buffy and Xander to be together in season 7. More...
(SPOILER) Watch with Kristin tidbits. My favourite gossip columnist tells all about David's knee surgery and more. More...
(SPOILER) TV Gal expresses her concerns about Angel. "I do think the show seriously needs more female characters. I still can't like Eve......she's no Lilah". Spoilers are avoidable if one scrolls past the 'To the TV Gal Reader Belong the Spoils' part.
Another promo photo from Angel 503 Unleashed from french mag Arkanium
Angel set visit up for auction on eBay. The winning bidder will be able to take three people with them and take home a wooden stake signed by David Boreanaz. Proceeds from the auction will benefit The Starbright Foundation.

November 03

Gaiman prefers Whedon for Sandman film Neil Gaiman, author of many things wonderful, answers a question on the possibility of the Sandman movie, and mentions Joss (scroll down to question 9).

November 02

Uberb*tch Funny how Whedon lingo still roams and probably will forever.
Season 6 PAL dvd 4% speed-up sound issue. just wanted to share this problem with people that are planning to buy the region2 pal dvd... More...
Official Buffy fanclub puts props up for auction. Choose from six items to bid for at eBay.
Giving Away The Ending. Why it's hard to be totally unspoiled thanks to "detailed movie previews and reviews, blabby book blurbs, teasing TV promos and fan sites that deliver entire scripts". More...
Peter David's Belated Review of 5ADH05 'Life of the Party.' "Here's a thought: Get some clients who AREN'T evil. There has to be SOMEone in Los Angeles who isn't evil. Then again, maybe not."
New manager, new MissMatch ep for CC Charisma Carpenter has a new and popular manager. Additionally she will play again on the sitcom "Miss Match".

November 01

Showtalkers #44 Life of the Party is now up. The trio talks about Life of the Party.
(SPOILER) Pics from "The Cautionary Tale of Numero Cinco" at Comics Continuum and a interesting rumour for episode 10 at Spoiler Slayer.



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