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January 01

Joss Whedon - the song. It's off the album "O Great Queen Electric, What Do You Have Waiting for Me?" by Chris Zabriskie. Anyway, Happy New Year. Here's hoping it's going to be a great year for all of us. More...
Strike You!: five-minute satirical short film. A comedic sketch showing a day in the life of writer, "Matt" during the Writers' Guild Strike. Featuring Meredith Salenger who played 'Grace Newman' in the Buffy episode "I Only Have Eyes for You". (NSFW due to adult language). More...

December 31

The X-Axis Review of 2007: Astonishing X-Men. Comic reviewer Paul O'Brien does a 'year in review' of sorts, and starts with Joss' Astonishing X-Men. More...
Part Two of Mutant Enemy Day Q & A in iF Magazine. Wherein we learn more about what some of our favorite Whedonverse folks and friends think about the strike, Joss and the meaning of life (okay, maybe not that last one ;-).
Faith and Choice in the Works of Joss Whedon. This book will be coming out in the summer of next year and "examines a variety of Whedon's characters and discusses what can be learned from their struggles and discoveries regarding religion and belief". The synoposis on the publisher's website is really interesting and well worth a look. More...
The crew of Serenity GOURDIFIED! Just in time for...well, there is always next year. More...

December 30

Happy birthday to Dollhouse's Eliza Dushku! Eliza Dushku (who played Faith, and will - if all goes well - star as Echo in Dollhouse) was born on this day 27 years ago. More...
Common Rotation on the radio 7pm New York Time tonight. Adam Busch's band Common Rotation can be heard on the radio or via the internet tonight at 7PM New York time (30.12.07). There is also a new Common Rotation newsletter. More...
Firefly - Disc 1 for an Aussie $1.00. And it looks like the Serenity Collector's Edition is being released in Aussieland. More...
Firefly Fans Stage Fight. A staged version of the Firefly sword fight from the episode Shindig, with a few minor changes. (Snagged straight from the youtube description.) More...
(SPOILER) Sneak peek at 'Serenity: Better Days' #1. Four pages of b&w artwork (one with dialogue) courtesy of Dark Horse and Diamond Previews (pdf reader req.).

December 29

Canon versus Fanon versus Authorial Intent. "Canon is what happened...Personal canon is 'What happened as far as I'm concerned'..Fanon is any personal canon held in common by two or more people....Author intent is the personal canon of the person (or people) who wrote the source...Author intent is not canon." An interesting look at the subject with mentions of Joss' shows.
Angel:After the Fall #2 short but positive mention at 'The Stack' video comic review. For the Angel mention skip ahead to 5 minutes and 18 seconds:) Short but sweet. No spoilers.
Buffy actor possibly playing major X-men role In Wolverine spin-off. Bailey Chase hinting that he will be playing Gambit in X-Men Origins:Wolverine.
Bid for signed Whedonverse posters. To help fund a sky writing campaign to be seen during the Rose Bowl Parade, fans4writers.com are auctioning off a signed James Marsters poster and a Serenity cast pic signed by Nathan Fillion, Summer Glau and Sean Maher.
The most memorable TV moments of 2007. Finding out about Joss' new show 'Dollhouse' was pretty fantastic.

December 28

Bring on the Bad Guys. Look who's Number One (and Number Six) in Starpulse's Ten Evilest. More...
Nathan Fillion to appear at Florida FX Show in January. Other verse guest at the show will include Nick Brendon, and Elisabeth Rohm. FX 2008 is January 25-27, 2008 at Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. More...
Sci-fi film babes through time. Check out the group that come top for the 2000's. Also a Whedon link with the lifetime achievement award.

December 27

(SPOILER) TV Squad reviews Summer Glau's Sarah Connor Chronicles pilot and second episode. And the review is good! Spoilers are a general outline of the episodes' plots. More...
'Serenity' HD DVD is #19 on Amazon.com. More...

December 26

Brand new BBC Torchwood trailer with more Marsters! It's up at a Freema (Martha from Doctor Who) Agyeman fanpage (who, by the way, is pretty awesome in her own right). More...
Emma Caulfield's Final 2008 Voting Choice. An interview with Ron Paul on NBC's "Meet The Press" determined her 2008 Presidential Election vote.
"The Long Way Home" is #6 at ContraCostaTimes.com. Randy Myers lists the Top 10 Graphic Novels of 2007, and Buffy is included.
SMG's Christmas gift for Santa. Here's the perfect Christmas find from YouTube, a cute little SMG leaves Santa Claus a selection of Little Debbies. Happy holidays, everyone!

December 25

Angel Complete Series 50% off at Amazon.com. The Angel DVD box set is now priced at $69.99. Who knows how long this will last so put that holiday money to good use today.
(SPOILER) Popsyndicate.com reviews Angel:After the Fall#2. "This book takes just about everything that was great about the show and gives us fans exactly what we wanted: More." More...
"Buffy" writer signs letter urging AMPTP to restart talks with writers. Pilot season, where new shows are born, is supposed to start next month, but dozens of projects could be threatened by the writer's strike. Rebecca Rand Kirshner, who wrote several Buffy episodes including "Tabula Rasa", "Hell's Bells" and "Potential", is joining more than a hundred writers with pilot projects in signing a letter to the AMPTP to come back to the bargaining table. More...
(SPOILER) Urru Cover for Angel #5 Posted. Here's the Franco Urru cover for the fifth issue of IDW's Angel series. Cool as hell... More...

December 24

Firefly box set at Best Buy for $20.49. Just in case you missed the sale price last week at Target... and just in case you still have any unconverted friends or family members to buy gifts for. This price is available both in-store and online.
(SPOILER) Review of "Anywhere But Here" in the Comic Book Bin. Issue #10 of Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight, written by Joss, features Robin Balzer, winner of the reader contest and new canonical personage. And Buffyfantic spotted another at Newsarama. More...
Mutant Enemy Day Interviews in iF Magazine. Part 1 of 4 (I think) in iF Magazine's coverage of the ME Day picket. Nifty format of Q-and-A with As from lots of our favorite people and some of our friends!
Checking in with the gang from "Chuck". Televisionary's Jace finally posts his interview with Adam Baldwin, Zachary Levi, and Yvonne Strahovski from his set visit earlier this month. More...

December 23

Fighting for the future - a challenge. Joss Whedon and many others we know donate their signatures to the prize. How to win it? Produce a video of any genre about how you would get a fair deal made in the writers' strike.
A List, to Start the Conversation. Southland Tales makes New York Times critic Manohla Dargis's list of "favorite releases of the year," but not his her Top Ten. More...
Nathan Fillion to appear at Phoenix Cactus Comicon. He'll be there January 26-27 with his friend PJ Haarsma in support of their children's literacy project, Kids Need to Read.
Joss Whedon on Dollshouse (sic) and Ripper. A very brief but interesting taster for an 'exclusive' interview with Joss Whedon which they say will appear in the UK Scifi magazine SFX #166 on January 16th.
Buffy Season DVDs for $13.99. Finish your Christmas shopping or fill your own stocking at a great price. More...

December 22

Juliet Landau directs Dracula. She talks about directing a short documentary about Gary Oldman and how this FINALLY led to her becoming 'net savvy.
Nancy Holder's Buffy the Vampire Slayer course returns to UCSD. The five-week course begins January 23rd. More...
Insanely Rare AFTER THE FALL Issue 1 Cover Being Auctioned! There are only 200 of these, and this is the only one signed by Brian Lynch!

December 21

Whedonesque makes Entertainment Weekly's top 25 essential fansites. Included in this weeks "Best of '07" issue. We're in at #8. Merry Christmas, Whedonesquers!
"Sarah Connor Chronicles" website revamped. The website has 'officially' opened, now with several videos, 34 new posters (from the contest?), and an animated, floating, armless Summer! (Um.) More...
(SPOILER) Angel After the Fall Interaction: Issue 4 winner announced. Time & Space Toys interactive cover experience coninues, with Irish artist Stephen Mooney providing the cover for the winning entrant. More...
Sugarshock makes Webcomics' Top 10 list for 2007. Calls it "easily the best webcomic to come out from an established comic-book publishing house... ever." Meanwhile, ComixTalk's end-of-year roundtable says of online comics, "if Dark Horse, say, treats [Sugarshock] ... as more than a one-off promotional deal, then we'll know we've turned the corner."
New York, NY Serenity Midnight Screenings this weekend. Friday, 12/21/07 and Saturday 12/22/07. And look something to do on Ground Hog Day in Minneapolis, MN. More...

December 20

WGA Picket Line Food Drive Gathers a Ton of Food! Quite literally. Just wanted to help ensure that this collection of small acts of generosity did not go unnoticed. Together they are a mighty steamroller of good will. More...
Behind the Scenes: WGA v AMPTP. What are they really talking about? And why is this linked here? More...
Joss is No. 26 on Top 100 People List. He made Pop Candy's Top 100 People of 2007. More...
David Boreanaz Taunts British Boxing Fans. DB Speaks on Bones, acting, boxing, and more.
Ensemble casts of "3:10 to Yuma," "Mad Men" and "Desperate Housewives" nominated for Screen Actors Guild awards. Mutant Enemy actors Alan Tudyk ("3:10 to Yuma"), Vincent Kartheiser and Christina Hendricks ("Mad Men") and Nathan Fillion ("Desperate Housewives") are part of the ensemble casts nominated in the film and television categories of the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Congratulations! More...
We made it onto the list of '50 Nerdy Things To Do Before You Die'... twice! There are more than one items on this list I'm working on, but in particular numbers 27 and 9.
'How much of Joss is Joss Whedon?' blogTO interviews the author of a graphic novel whose lead character is a girl named Joss who finds herself fighting zombies. In the words of the publisher: "Joss's life sucks." (Yes, at least one zombie manages a "Grr, argh".)
(SPOILER) Angel: After the Fall #2 Reviewed. This will also be our discussion thread for the second issue of Brian Lynch and co.'s continuing adventures of the Fang Gang. More...

December 19

The USA Network cancels 'The 4400'. So if you're a Summer Glau fan, no more Tess Doerner then.
James Marsters in Torchwood Season Two trailer. BBC America gets the jump on the BBC itself with a release of this trailer for season two Torchwood. James Marsters featured prominently. John Barrowman's cheesy grin also stars.
The Dark Horse holiday card. It features a welcome glimpse of Dandelion Naizen and Melaka Fray.
(SPOILER) Cover art and info for 'Angel: After The Fall' #5. This issue will be out in March.
"Waitress" makes Time's Top 10 movies of the year. The little movie that could has made Time magazine's tope 10 movies of the year, coming in at #9. Yay for Nathan !! More...

December 18

"Waitress" script available at FOX Searchlight. As part of the push for award recognition, FOX Searchlight has posted the scripts for several of their movies for free download, including "Waitress."
Cash for the Crew - a fandom campaign. A chance to help crew members affected by the production shutdown. If you make a donation to The Work Stoppage Fund and forward the acknowledgement onto Crew for the Crew, you get a change to win signed scripts donated by striking writers. This is a really worthwhile thing to do especially at this time of year. More...
(SPOILER) Angel: After the Fall #2 preview at Newsarama. Newsarama brings you a five page preview of this week's Angel: After the Fall issue 2, by Brian Lynch.
Hulu puts Firefly online for free. As a taster, they've put the pilot "Our Mrs Reynolds Serenity" up on their blog. Alternatively you could over to SerenityStuff.com and read why you should avoid Hulu like the plague. Mainly because writers don't get anything from streaming videos.
Summer Glau-time at AfterEllen.com. Dorothy Snarker waxes lyrical about Summer Glau in Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles and Firefly (with some nice pictures).
TV Without Pity compares "Razor" main character to Dawn. This is just a couple of lines. Jane Espenson was the co-executive producer on "Razor."

December 17

Watch David Boreanaz on Graham Norton Uncut. BBC viewers can catch David on the uncut version of his talk show appearance. Viewer guidance: forget the fact he swears, he pretends to be Simon Cowell.
Christopher Brookmyre is a Flan. Christopher Brookmyre, Scottish crime writer notable for previous pop culture references to Buffy and the A-Team, has a major character in his new novel Attack of the Unsinkable Rubber Ducks who is an all-out Browncoat. More...
Space Western holiday specials. Yes it's that time of year when we get to chat about the Firefly Christmas episode. Hooray!
First March of the Mutant Enemy, Part 2. The Mutant Enemy Day Documentary concludes, interviewing more folks, including William Mapother (Lost) and Joss Whedon himself. As someone who was there, this video (and the part before it) shows exactly what it felt like to be there that day.
Firefly DVD Box Set for $19.99 at Target this week. Believe it's an in-store special only; not online. Search the racks; it may not be shelved where you would think.
New Official 'The Air I Breathe' Trailer. The newest trailer for SMG's (SMP?) latest film, The Air I Breathe. More...

December 16

Buffy illustrates an article about violence by girls. Buffy is wielding Faith's knife in the photo. A BtVS fan wrote the article.
"We have something else, we got crazy eyes". A clip of Joss' ace speech in Boston has made its way onto YouTube. If you want more coverage of the strike rally, then click here for a video from The Cambridge Chronicle. Amongst other things, there's an interview with Joss himself. ETA: All the speeches, including Joss' one in full, can be found here.
James Marsters December Q and A now online. Questions this month range from censorship to guitar gods to favorite Harry Potter character. More...

December 15

Sign up for Sarah Connor Chronicles newsletter and get a free poster. From the FOX site. Quantities are limited to 500 per poster.
Smallville fans out-penciling Whedon fans, so far. In the Pencils2Moguls campaign, where fans are urged to buy boxes of pencils to be sent to the six studios making up the AMPTP as a symbolic display for the writers' strike, Smallville fans are edging out Whedon fans in boxes sold. More...
Bostonist reports from WGA rally. Brief look at today's rally in Boston, with snippets of quotes from Joss (and others), and some photos. I guess post here as other reports come in?

December 14

Whedonverse comic book chart positions for the month of November. Astonishing X-Men #23 came second, Buffy #8 took 10th place and 'Angel: After The Fall' #1 came in at no. 41 on Diamond's Direct Market Sales Charts. ETA: And the estimated sales figures can be found over at ICV2.com. More...
Release date of Astonishing X-Men #24 moved. Scroll to "briefly" section. For anyone hoping to get the penultimate Whedon/Cassaday issue before 2008, you'll have to wait a bit longer. More...
"This is about people just trying to protect their right to make a living". Joss talks about the strike in this interview with KFI AM 640, a Los Angeles radio station.
(SPOILER) Dark Horse's Buffy Zone updated. Mostly it's a recap of some spoilers that have already been leaked in various interviews, especially for issues 10-11 and Drew Goddard's upcoming arc. Also an update on Serenity: Better Days, Serenity lunchboxes, and the announcement about A Shepherd's Tale. More...
(SPOILER) Preview of Buffy #10. MySpace Comic Books has the scoop.
Angel Complete Series DVD - Amazon Lightning Deal $65.99. Sale started 4:00 p.m. PST, runs to 6:00 -- grab 'em quick, they're going fast!
Friday Fangirl Fantasm covers ME Day. The episode is now online. Read more about it (and the tons of stars that got interviewed) in this F4W post. More...

December 13

Shepherd Book's story will get told. Ron Glass announced at the Browncoat Cruise that Dark Horse will be bringing out a graphic novel called "A Shepherd's Tale". More...
(SPOILER) Four page preview for 'Angel: After The Fall' #2. This issue will be out on December 19th.
Who are the REAL heroes? Joss thinks happy thoughts. Nothing gross. Not THAT happy. More...
Waitress DVD rental figures for the first two weeks. It took third place in its first week of release and then fifth place for the second week. And in terms of DVD sales, it came in at number 9 according to The Numbers website. Whoo-hoo!
Blogger compares Firefly/Serenity with Gilgamesh for a grade.
SciFi cuts Dec 14th Firefly Marathon to Four Hours. SciFi Channel has decided to air two movies in the prime time slot Friday night, cutting the Firefly Marathon essentially in half. Very disappointing, considering that the Channel had been running advertisements for the full Firefly marathon just this past Sunday, during the rerun of "Tin Man".
Merry Christmas from Felicia Day's Guild. Felicia Day's web sitcom, "The Guild" has a special Christmas greeting called "A Christmas Raid Carol". It features all the characters and a scary looking mechanical Santa.
Spike:Shadow Puppets TPB released today. From the artistic team behind Angel:After the Fall comes the puppetastic adventures of Spike and Lorne.

December 12

Interviews with just about everyone (and their mother) from Mutant Enemy Day. The podcast show 'Joss'd' has some cool audio interviews with the actors and the writers. And in related coverage, LAist has a "Mutant Enemy Day" photo essay which features some very pretty people.
Oddly hypnotic video of Joss and pencils. Ninety seconds of Joss and Ron Moore dumping boxes of pencils into a large tub during Tuesday's first set of attempted deliveries of pencils to media moguls. And it did get noticed by the AMPTP.
And who, disguised as a mild-mannered comfortador... Nick Brendon has signed on to voice Supercat, a new Cartoon Network series.
Official Trailer for SMG's Possession. New and official trailer for the movie. Not the eight minute long thing that was posted awhile back.
Former Angel writer Sarah Fain talks about female writers in Hollywood. She gives praise to Joss Whedon and Shawn Ryan (another former Angel staffer) and also mentions how the strike is affecting her new show 'Women's Murder Club'.
Whedon & Mutant Enemy at The Gates. Comic Book Resources covers Mutant Enemy Day and the issues surrounding the strike. Has a great bit about Joss' son asking him about why he could still write comic books when he's on strike.

December 11

James Marsters, Hilary Swank, Lisa Kudrow at the premiere of P.S. I Love You. James Marsters did one of his rare red carpet appearance last Sunday at the premiere of PSILY, starring Hilary Swank and Gerard Butler. More...
James Marsters joins Creation's Grand Slam in April '08. Marsters will appear both Saturday and Sunday. He will also perform a concert Saturday night. More...
David Boreanaz on BBC Radio 1. Right about now! More...
Buffy, Firefly to be sold at Vudu. The digital download service will be charging $1.99 for each episode.
Charisma Carpenter's Big Shots debut on hold. ABC has pulled the show from its schedule.
Amber Benson + C-block = Marvel Manga. A Marvel Comics VP of Development tells the story of how Marvel Manga began and its involvement with Amber Benson. More...
Joss Whedon, Friends & Fans on the Picket Line. IGN covers ME Day.
Angel Set on Sale at BestBuy for $89.99. Angel is included in this week's specials at Best Buy.com and in stores.
Jane Espenson's latest interview and latest blog. Jane Espenson has been busy with her online tour promoting Serenity Found, and gives another great interview. More...
Fan recap of the Browncoat Cruise. It rocked the boat! More...
Firefly Webcomic shout-out. Firefly shout-out in the webcomic Head Trip. Nice dig at FOX. :D.

December 10

Whedon fans et al. make Wall Street Journal. An article about fans meeting their favorite writers on the WGA picket lines. More...
Joss vs. J.J. Abrams in the battle of the fake commercials! EW pits the Fruity Oaty Bar commercial against J.J. Abrams' Slusho ad, "which may or may not have anything to do with the upcoming Cloverfield."
The Boston TV Party. "TV writers Joss Whedon, Rob Kutner and Jaime Paglia throw a "Boston TV Party" to fuel support for the picket-sidelined scribes". After the TV Party, the writers will be going to Pandemonium Books in Central Square to meet the fans and sign stuff.
Joss makes AfterEllen.com's 'nice' list. Joss and the Buffy Season 8 comics feature in this year's 'naughty or nice' list from AfterEllen.com. (You need to scroll down the page, he's number 6)
First march of the Mutant Enemy. Fan documentary of the year.
Buffy's Got a Nut Guard! SMG gets a "get-out-of-jail free card" of sorts for her role in everyone's favorite TV show! More...
Celebrating Women Filmmakers WAITRESS Screening. A Tribute to Filmmaker Adrienne Shelly. More...
Charisma Carpenter on her Marriage. Not many specifics, but she does try to stem the rumors of what is happening between herself and her husband. More...

December 09

Mr. Whedon featured briefly on BBC News 24. Here's a video clip of the ME/WGA strike on the BBC News 24 yesterday (8th December) where Mr. Whedon is interviewed 48 seconds in for about 10 seconds. More...
1st Annual Reenactment of the Battle of Serenity Valley! Charity EmanciPET will receive 40% of all proceeds.
Buffy fan gives a report on Mutant Enemy Day in L.A. A site called mycelebrityencounters.com, run by Monique, has a report on who she met at Mutant Enemy Day last Friday. It even includes some of the guests from the recent Browncoat Cruise, and that's only the beginning.
Juliet Landau has officially joined MySpace. Before the start of ME Day, I ran into her while making my way over to the picket line. We spoke about her new myspace page and she wish people would visit it, instead of the fake one that is on there. [ETA: The account appears to have been deleted] More...

December 08

New BtVS Podcast: Can't Be Exchanged For Goods And/Or Services. The host of the podcast, Claude, has posted the first episode of his new Buffy podcast... And he used the term "Jod" so I'm happy.
Buffy Season 8 gets YASLA nomination. The Young Adult Library Services Association has nominated Buffy Season 8 Vol. 1 in the "Great Graphic Novels For Teens" category.
(SPOILER) Serenity: Better Days #1 solicited for March. Plot details and cover for the new series. More...
Firefly "how it should return" poll on slashdot. Fun poll, and the first and most popular option was my choice as well. I may be a sheep, but I'm a maverick sheep. More...
50 Questions Live Buffy and Angel Trivia - December to Remember!!! The 50 Questions Live Buffy and Angel trivia game is set for December 8th (today). There are TONS of prizes in celebration of the holidays, including one sent specially from Mutant Enemy (Joss).
The Buffy Sing Along D.I.Y. Home Kit. "Just because weíre on, letís call it hiatus, doesnít mean you canít celebrate the Buffy Musical on your own with our Do-It-Yourself Buffy Sing Along Kit!" More...
(SPOILER) Buffy #12 solicitation for March. Plot details and cover for the first part of Drew Goddard's Tokyo arc "Wolves at the Gate." The variant cover can be found here. More...
"Recount" Tops List of Best-Liked Screenplays. Danny Strong's screenplay, "Recount," tops a list of best-liked screenplays written in 2007.
Win a massively autographed Mutant Enemy tote bag. Miss Mutant Enemy Day? Let your voice be heard anyway! A tote bag with the Mutant Enemy logo was signed by nearly every Mutant Enemy writer and actor that showed up to strike, 34 signatures in all. Also several signatures from WGA writers who came to show support. And you can win it! More...
Sarah Michelle Gellar appears at #80 in Empire's list of the 100 Sexiest Movie Stars. Sarah appears in yet another list of the sexiest movie stars throughout film history. More...

December 07

After Ellen's Malinda Lo and Sarah Pecora discuss reincarnating -- as Buffyverse characters. While recapping NBC's Life, Melinda and Sarah debate the ideal reincarnation and inevitably turn to Buffyverse. More...
Live coverage from the Mutant Enemy day picket line. Fans4Writers has a handy Twitter feed if you want to follow what's going on. And click here to find out how you can win a bag signed by the writers and the actors at the picket line. ETA: Go here for pics. More...
So he moved to L.A. where he continues to brood, snark, and occasionally vamp out. "It was never going to work out between him and his tiny blonde girlfriend..." A little Friday afternoon fun. More...
Mann, Dushku and Savage crack Thacker case. Eliza's new film 'The Thacker Case' began shooting in Los Angeles and Iowa this week. More...
Los Angeles Serenity midnight screening this Friday. After a hard day of picketing or whatever on 12/07/2007, relax and see a great movie with friends and food. More...
Marti Noxon organises comedy concert fundraiser for Dec 14th. Eddie Izzard, Sarah Silverman and Jack Black will headline the 8 p.m. event at UCLA's Royce Hall. More...
Amber & Adam sing in Hollywood on Dec 8. The lovely and talented Amber Benson sings old timey-like. More...

December 06

Buffyverse actresses feature in AOL's "TV's 50 Sexiest Women - Ever" list. Sarah Michelle Gellar came in at no. 50 and Charisma Carpenter no. 22.
Help needed for Mutant Enemy Day post picket picnic. To be specific, the fan organisers are looking for "some kind of canopy/tent-thing" due to the likelihood of rain. If you can help in anyway, please let them know. Also food and other supplies are required as well.
Win a Serenity poster signed by Joss Whedon. A Whedonesque poster is trying to raise funds and awareness for leiomyosarcoma (which is a rare form of cancer). And she's donating her signed Serenity poster to help do this.
Mark 'Groo' Lutz's film "Victor" gets an air date on the CBC in January 2008. All Canadians mark your calender for the premiere on Sunday, January 13, 2008 of the movie written by and starring Mark Lutz. The film is about the Canadian Olympic and World Champion swimmer Victor Davis. More...
Countdown... to Adventure! (or picketing). As Mutant enemy day approaches, Joss considers what to wear (red), what to bring (powdered milk) and what this 'hygiene' everyone's recommending is all about. More...
Jane and John on the line. Screenwriter John August blogs about picketing with Jane Espenson and other screenwriters/bloggers. And posts a photo. More...
Serenity Blue River tee and Rainbow Jayne tee. Wish someone had the Blue River one when the movie poster was in theaters. More...

December 05

See the premiere of PS I Love You. James Marsters has a role in the upcoming film, PS I Love You and is reportedly going to attend the premiere on Dec 9. If you can't be there, you may be able to catch of peek of James on the red carpet! Crew arrivals are at 5 pm PST, and celebrity arrivals start at 6 pm.
(SPOILER) For the discussion of Buffy #9. The last part of Brian K. Vaughan's 'No Future For You" season 8 arc hits the comic book stores today. Pull up a chair and tell us what you thought of this Buffy story. More...
"What will now be known as Chiwetel Ejiofor's Othello". Great reviews for Chiwetel Ejiofor in his current role as Othello at London's Donmar Warehouse. More...
Joss Whedon To Speak On United Hollywood Live. Joss will be discussing the Mutant Enemy picket day today at 3pm EST/12pm PST.
Interview with Jane Espenson by Shanna Swendson at Trashionista. A chat about Serenity Found and Jane Austen.
Happy birthday to Amy Acker! I'm not the type to post about birthdays of people I don't know, but I accidentally found out, so I might as well. Happy birthday. More...
Buffy Season 8 - 'The Long Way Home' hardcover edition. Looking for a Buffy season 8 collectors item? Well Dark Horse issued a hardcover Long Way Home "thank you edition" to retailers and a few copies have made their way onto eBay.
Dark Horse releases additional information for the release of the Serenity lunchboxes. Release month for "Better Days" is also mentioned.
Free calendar features Buffy cast caricature. Check out September! More...
SMG not going to Wonderland. Pagesix.com reporting that Maggie Grace is now being lined up for the title role of Alice. More...
Whedon, Minear Creative Screenwriting Expo DVDs on sale for $12.95. Remember those cool seminars on the writing process that Joss (with introduction by Nathan Fillion) and Tim did for Creative Screenwriting? Well, those DVDs are now on sale at half-price for the holiday season, and shipping is also discounted. More...

December 04

Some issues with "Angel: After The Fall": Philly Daily News Weighs In. Comics Guy expresses some reservations. Justified or not?
(SPOILER) Six page preview for Buffy #9. The final part of Brian K. Vaughan's Faith arc comes out tomorrow.
Lesbian kisses. A Guardian blog entry criticising TV shows for using lesbian relationships as "sensation seeking" but with one notable exception.
MSN is now streaming buffy... do not give in to the temptation... More...
(SPOILER) SFX Reviews Torchwood. A favorable review of the first episode of the second season, with some praise for James. More...
(SPOILER) Pics from upcoming Smallville featuring James Marsters. Kryptonsite has a nice slideshow from the upcoming episode 'Persona'.
Thespians To Grace Protestation. A few actors have signed on for the M.E. picket. BUT WHICH ONES? More...
Seth Green Nominated for an Annie. These are the annual film awards for the best in animation. Seth is nominated for directing Robot Chicken. More...

December 03

Tall. Handsome. Dutch. Rutger Hauer mentions Buffy, briefly, very briefly, in this interview at Moviehole.net promoting the 2-disc extra super dooper special edition of Blade Runner.
Michelle Trachtenberg to star in '17'. Her fellow actors will include Matthew Perry and Zac Efron (Firefly's Young Simon).
Firefly Mini-Marathon on SciFi 12/14/07. The first seven episodes will air from 7:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. Eastern. More...
Serenity: Collector's Edition for $8.99 at Best Buy!!! It's part of a big sale they are having on Special Editions. Amazon Buy New $8.99 too. More...
Summer on being a Terminator, and a science fiction actor. Access Hollywood talks to Summer Glau about The Sarah Conner Chronicles, and about why she seems to be drawn to genre roles.

December 02

Chief Seattle's character sketches: Wesley. Chief Seattle has updated his indepth Angel review site with a fascinating look at Wesley's character from his beginnings on Buffy to his tragic end.
Speaking of Buffy... Overheard in New York has a Buffy post.
How I Met Your Mother season 2 starts in UK on 'Trouble'. Here's some good news for all you How I Met Your Mother fans in the UK. More...
'The Psychology of Joss Whedon' out now in bookstores. This collection of essays takes a look at certain aspects arising from Buffy, Angel, Firefly and Serenity and discusses them in a psychological context. More...
An advent gift from James Marsters. James Marsters' UK site has a nifty advent calendar on the front page. Each day from now till December 25th a new link will go live . More...
Waitress Borders DVD Exclusive with Pie Recipe Cards. Including Doc's got a great bedside manner Bananer cream pie.And Nathan's favorite Chocolate Mousse Falling in Love pie. More...
Nathan Fillion blogs about airplane etiquette. At long last, the Captain offers up his $0.02 on how we can all do our part to collectively survive the horrors of modern commercial air travel. More...

December 01

The Guild Episode 5. The next installment of Felicia Day's (Vi) web-series is up.



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