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November 30

13 Dangerously Sexy Bloodsuckers. On this list of sexy vampires Vampire Willow makes number 9, Spike takes number 3. More...
Kali Rocha stars in the strike.tv show "John's Hand". She portrays John's sister Terry. More...
David Boreanaz makes 'TV's 50 hottest hunks ever' list. David takes the No.47 spot, plus a couple of guest stars make the list.
(SPOILER) The TV Legion reviews Christian Kane's new series 'Leverage'. The review includes promo shots of the ensemble cast, video clips and a brief synopsis of the first couple of episodes.
Joss wins 2008 Forry Award for Lifetime Achievement in the field of Science Fiction. The yearly award is given by the Los Angeles Science Fantasy Society. The site has not yet been updated with Joss' name, as the award was just announced to the public tonight, but that will probably be fixed shortly. More...
Video interview with Felicia Day on WhedonAge.com More...

November 29

Eliza Dushku interviewed at CNN Heroes event. Eliza's video interview with Naamua Delaney about CNN Hero Viola Vaughn. More...

November 28

Dr. Horrible DVD available for pre-order on Amazon. The price is 15 USD and the release date is December 19th. Joss posts about the release as well. And Tubefilter reports that pre-orders are "booming".
(SPOILER) Cover for Angel #18. Previews gives us the cover to the first issue of "Aftermath."
(SPOILER) The wraparound cover for Angel:After The Fall #17. I don't think the cover is spoilery but I put a warning just to be safe.
BN.com has Firefly on Blu-Ray for $40.49. This is less than DeepDiscount and Amazon, which is selling it for $57.99.
Jane Espenson appearing at LosCon 35 this weekend. She'll be taking part in various panels and will be signing autographs this Saturday and Sunday at the Los Angeles Airport Marriott. More...
Neil Patrick Harris answers 15 questions. Interview includes quotes about "Dr. Horrible" and Alyson Hannigan.
WhedonTrivia: Bringing Trivia to Twitter. "Our old Buffy/Angel LiVE Trivia Contests have hit Twitter." More...
Happy Birthday Maurissa Tancharoen! Many happies to the Dr. Horrible co-writer, singer and actor and Dollhouse writer. More...
(SPOILER) ATF Artist Stephen Mooney New Mini-series. Mooney reveals that he's working on a mysterious new mini-series with IDW starring one of ANGEL's beloved characters.
Zack Whedon's "Fringe" Debut on Hulu. From what I can tell, this is the first episode where Zack was credited as a writer.

November 27

ANGEL:ATF wins one of Wizard Magazine's Moments of the year. *That* last page of issue #3 is singled out for kudos.
Buffy movie rumours start to surface. Moviehole picks up on an item that appeared in today's Australian Herald-Sun newspaper.
Serenity "Watch it at Amazon" and iTunes for rent or purchase. Click on the Watch it on left side of page under Serenity DVD pic. More...
(SPOILER) Gina Torres on Bones tonight. Jasmine and Angel together again.

November 26

Five of Joss' most Whedonesque characters. Fun feature courtesy of Mother Jones. The magazine also has a partial transcript of their audio interview with Joss. More...
Christina Hendricks As a Paper Doll. For those who can't get enough of Mad Men's fashion savvy secretary, a Zazzle.com user is now offering a Joan Holloway Paper Doll Poster. More...
Firefly Serenity Christmas Ornament only $10. A steal of a deal over at Entertainment Earth that made it on Gizmodo's Dealzmodo. UPDATE: Now out of stock!
Neil Patrick Harris appearing at Epcot's Candlelight Processional as celebrity narrator. That's from Dec 1st to the 3rd. Shows are at 5:00, 6:45 and 8:15 p.m each day. More...
(SPOILER) For the discussion of Buffy #19. It's the long awaited conclusion to Joss Whedon's 'Time of Your Life' arc. And a Q&A with Scott Allie about this particular issue can be found here.
(SPOILER) Brian Lynch Answers five 'After The Fall' questions at Slayalive. Some of the questions and answers are spoilerish.
Neil Patrick Harris on Craig Ferguson tonight. And by tonight I mean in about 6 minutes from ... NOW! According to the CBS website his appearance pertains to the World Magic Awards, but hopefully he'll drop a few Whedon-related names. More...
New York Magazine runs the best fan vids of 2008. Included are vids for Firefly, the Sarah Connor Chronicles and Battlestar Galactica.
Dr. Horrible DVD kinda "days away from being released". The news was up on the official site and has now been removed and is now back again. More...

November 25

Whedon Speak: 'Buffy - The Chain'. Find out why issue five of Buffy season 8 matters.
David Boreanaz interview at BackStage.com. He talks about his early days in Hollywood, and some info about how Bones came about. More...
"Buffy Says" Part 2 of 2. A look at Buffy's relationship with Satsu. This is the last installment of a 2-parter.
Buffy #19 ships tomorrow. According to Previews.
Buffy Scythe reproduction. Possibly the best present ever to get, some pretty amazing pictures too.
Link The Loot. Felicia Day's award-winning The Guild Season Two premieres with all new guild hijinks. And there's interviews with Felicia over at G4's X-Play website, NPR, Asylum and Tubefilter as well.

November 24

Time for another Buffy movie. Does the Slayer deserve a second chance at the box-office? More...
Amazon Crazy Deals: POSSIBLE Firefly Blu-ray with PS3 and Star Wars Force Unleased for $199. The products that get the most votes in each of six rounds will be offered at ridiculous deal prices, and the runners-up will also be offered at slightly smaller discounts. (But they'll still be sweet deals.) More...
(SPOILER) Casting call for Dollhouse episode nine. SpoilerTV has the details including the title of the episode.
Marian Call's "Got to Fly" CD now available. If you couldn't get to Creation to hear Marian Call performing songs from her new Firefly-and-BSG-inspired CD "Got to Fly," you can now order it from QMx. Limited to 1,000 copies, signed and numbered by Marian Call. Electonic versions will be available later on. More...
Lost Projects We're Hoping to See. The AV Club lists Ripper and Buffy the Animated Series as two abandoned projects they want to see completed.
The Guild, Microsoft, and Sprint. Microsoft "has an exclusive lock on the long-awaited second season of the Internet cult hit, which will be the first to be distributed worldwide simultaneously across Microsoft's triple platform of Xbox 360's Live Marketplace, MSN and Zune." More...
Three nights of Serenity Screenings in Philadelphia area. More...
Dr Horrible DVD will be "available in time for the holidays" says Dr Horrible tweet. Just a random tweet giving a basic ETA for the DVD!

November 23

Political blogosphere talks Dollhouse. Steve Benen and John Cole , popular political bloggers, express their hopes and concerns about Fox's treatment of Joss and Dollhouse.
Creation's Salute to Firefly and Serenity reports. Well? How did it go? How was the concert? Did you make Ron laugh? Tell us! Tell us!

November 22

Yes Veronica, There's Going to be Another Firefly Cruise. And ironically, it's called, Firefly Cruise 2009. The site being linked to is temporary (thank you danregal for spilling it at Twitter). I'll let him or Jeremy post any future topics/updates. Get excited!
Interview with Dark Horse's Scott Allie about Buffy season 8. He also mentions that there's hopefully going to be "two different [Serenity] minis over the next year" and maybe Dollhouse comic books too?
Browncoats: Redemption - a fan film for charity. The makers plan for it be released in Fall 2010 and the intention is donate proceeds from the sale of the DVD to charity. The latest update on their Facebook profile says "received word that THE MAN sent word that we "have his blessing and it's cool as far as he is concerned"". More...
Jane Espenson blogs about writing comics. She says Georges Jeanty "is a genuine genius -- fantastic".
James Marsters to star in Sci-Fi channel original movie "Alien Western". It's described as "... a sci-fi television film about giant, vicious, alien bugs that come to earth to gorge themselves on the uranium deposits found in the ground of an Old West town."

November 21

Young Simon Tam is the father of Dawn? Not quite...
Mal one of the "100 Greatest Movie Characters" according to Empire Magazine. Almost made it to the top 50...so close!
Serenity Collector's Edition DVD $11.99 at J&R Music World. It's part of their Black Friday sale but you can pre-order now at that price and they will ship on Thanksgiving weekend. In addition J&R also has Slither for only $3.99 More...
Part 2 of iF Magazine Interview with Christian Kane. Chris talks about his new deal with Columbia Records, balancing his musical career with acting, his new series "Leverage" and how to get into his underwear (it's not what you think!;-).
TV Guide's Matt Roush fields a question about the new FOX schedule. One letter-writer laments the new schedule while another commends the idea of having theme nights of similar programming.
AOL Television's Fall TV Scorecard. Check out how your favorite Whedonesque Alum's Shows are doing. Hint: Bones, HIMYM, Chuck, and T:SCC all fare quite well.
Buffy the Complete Series for $69.99! Amazon's Gold Box deal of the day prices the chosen collection at a pretty good price-- just in time for the holidays!
Hey Twilight: Our Vampires Are Cooler Than Your Vampires. Buffy mentioned on why she is better than Twilight. More...
Nick Brendon audioblogs about a new project. Nick Brendon updates his audioblog and mentions that he's writing a new comedy pilot, in which he plays himself. More...

November 20

JOpinionated likes The Write Environment's Joss interview. She reviews her preview copy and gives us just a taste - kinda like an appetizer or hors d'oeuvres: "TV shows are a question, and movies are an answer." More...
Buffster comes in second in TV Guide Toughest Action Hero poll... to MacGyver??? More...
(SPOILER) A clip of Seth Green in 'Heroes'. This episode will air next Monday.
Steve Himber Has Spoken. On James Marsters' official site, his manager talks about the wildfires, their wellbeing, the 'secret event', and a small spoiler for Smallville (via invisitext).
Serenity Blu-ray gets UK release date. It'll be out on January 5th and features different cover art from the R1 version. More...
"Dollhouse will thrive on Friday nights". TV Addict believes that Dollhouse’s move to Friday may be indeed a good thing and predicts that not only will the show succeed in the slot, but it will also get a second season.
Firefly/Serenity Convention this weekend-very interesting stuff happening. Any Whedonesquers going? We are going to need war stories about your adventures with Gina Torres, Adam Baldwin, Summer Glau, Jewel Staite, Ron Glass, Jane Espenson, Creating the Replica of the ship, Firefly Fan Film Bellflower and that shiny Official Map of the 'Verse. More...

November 19

Browncoats Ball 2009: A promotional mini-comic for Portland. It's drawn by David Stroup and it's a lot of fun to read. There's five pages in all so click "next" to see them all.
Vampires ate your hair. IO9 takes on the issue of vampy hairdos (or hairdon'ts) with comparisons of Angel and Spike to the latest Twilight style.
First signs of The Cortex? NASA creates Internet-like Communication System. NASA announced today that it has completed its first successful test of a communications network in space that’s modeled on the Internet. More...
"Satsu Says" - culture and homosexuality. An article on Buffyfest about how Satsu's culture deals with homosexuality and how it relates to her relationship with Buffy.
(SPOILER) Discuss Angel: After The Fall #14. The latest issue hits the stands today.
(SPOILER) Details about IDW's Angelverse comics out in February. There's the conclusion to After The Fall, the start of Aftermath, Smile Time #2 and the Spike: After The Fall hardcover.
Liza Lapira has recurring role on Dollhouse. She is also starring in Dexter, NCIS, and the new Fast and Furious movie. She is new to me, but it seems like she will be known to everyone within a year. More...
Nicholas Brendon Back at Having Fun with the Undead. Check out all the details on our former Mr. Harris' new horror comedy "Blood on the Highway."
The Complete and Official Map of the Verse. A stunning piece of work. Kudos to the people behind this. More...

November 18

Doug Jones presents "Identity: the Man Behind the Mask" at Ball State University. Doug Jones (one of the Gentlemen in the Buffy episode "Hush") returns to Ball State to give a presentation with a Q&A session following. More...
More photos from Dollhouse. Spoiler TV posts some more promotional photos released by FOX. A couple have been seen before, I think, but at least three of them are new shots of Eliza in various identities. More...
Whedonverse comic book chart positions for October. Buffy didn't come out last month but Angel: After The Fall and Spike: After The Fall entered the top 100 at nos. 66 and 88 respectively. ETA: Estimated sales figures available over at ICv2.com.
Whedon Speak: 'Angel: After The Fall'. iFanboy evaluates the "season 6" comic book adventures of Angel.
The storytelling engine of Firefly. John Seavey looks at the ideas that make up Joss' third show. Oh and if the premise sounds familar, it's cause there was a similar entry for Buffy and Angel back in August.
Alyson Hannigan comments about pregnancy, while also calling out rocker Gwen Stefani's choice of baby names. Short but fun.
T1 Convention featuring Summer Glau - April 2009. If you live in dear old Blighty and fancy seeing the likes of Summer Glau, Adam Baldwin, Amy Acker, Felicia Day, Georges Jeanty, Jonathan Woodward and Clare Kramer then you might be interested in this upcoming Starfury event. More...
Is Supernatural as good as Buffy? CliqueClack asks the question and tries to find the answer.
DVD Review: Buffy the Vampire Slayer - Season 1. Blogcritics magazine reviews season 1 of Buffy on DVD.
Nathan Fillion joins the voice cast of Halo 3 Recon. Nathan will again be lending his talent to the Halo universe. He will be voicing one of four squad members that will be playable in the game. More...

November 17

Saw VI to "stomp" Cabin in the Woods? The director of Saw VI Kevin Greutert when asked how he feels about having the same release date as Cabin in the Woods says he's not concerned and "thinks we'll stomp 'em still."
NPH talks about what he'd like to see in a Dr. Horrible sequel. And about being one of the EW's entertainers of the year. (Video Interview)
Seth Green Takes Entertainment Weekly's Personality Quiz. Seth talks about his least favorite Star Wars death, the one thing that he wishes he still had from his childhood, and his karaoke skills. Oh, and maybe a little something about a certain guest stint. Not to worry spoilerphobes there is nothing to fear here.
2008 CSTS raises over $100,000 for Equality Now. The 2008 Ongoing Tally is $102,814.74 as of November 07, 2008.
(SPOILER) Alexis Denisof in Private Practice 2x06 Promo. A few shots of Alexis in this preview of episode six, to be aired 11/19/08. Possible spoilers for viewers of Private Practice.
Christina Hendricks up for Tv.com "Best of" 2008 Awards for Hottest Actress. Mad Men is up for Show of the Year here. More...
Six Clips from "The Alphabet Killer." Check out Eliza Dushku and Co. in the forthcoming film (loosely inspired by true events) "The Alphabet Killer" in six exclusive clips courtesy of Bloody-Disgusting. More...

November 16

(SPOILER) Drew Goddard, no longer 'Lost'? During an interview at Screenwriting Expo, it was implied that Drew Goddard is no longer a staff writer for the Fifth Season of Lost. More...
(SPOILER) Angel:After the Fall #14 five page preview. Preview for this Wednesday's issue.
Is Buffy the best ever TV show set in school? Buffy is featured in a run-down of the Times' 15 favourite TV shows set in school. More...
Play Buffy Storyman at eastoftheweb.com. It's like Hangman, but with Buffy words. More...
Angel: After the Fall #14 out next Wednesday. According to IDW's Chris Ryall.

November 15

Vampires and Slayers Joss Interviews. This interview discusses the evolution of Buffy over its seven seasons. Vampires and Slayers is also becoming a print publication, with the first issue featuring an article based on the above audio as well as a similar "evolution-of" article on Angel.
James Marsters' November Q and A. Now up on the official site. More...
Baby talk with Alyson and Alexis. Those two are adorable.
Jayne as Michaelangelo's David. A sketch of Jayne Cobb posing as Michaelangelo’s David, includes Vera of course.
Serenity places third in New Scientist's readers' poll of all-time favorite sci-fi movies. It's beaten only by Blade Runner and 2001. More...
The Write Environment mini-Joss-isode. A wee sample (about 5 and a half minutes) of the first interview, with Just Joss. You can order the DVD here at The Write Environment site. More...
Nicholas Brendon to return to Criminal Minds. On the November 19th episode, Nick will be reprising his role as Kevin Lynch.

November 14

FOXtel announces January schedule, with Dollhouse? FOX08 in Australia will start airing Dollhouse in January, according to the FOXTEL CEO in this Perth Now article. Hilarity may ensue. Though according to TV Tonight, the airdate has still not been set.
Favorite TV and Movie Vampires. And the favourite Buffyverse vampire is... More...
Part one of 'Faith the Vampire Slayer' - a fan comic book. Written by one of the creators of CityOfAngel.com and drawn by the guy behind the Angel parody film 'Vangelis'.
A reading of Duane Adler's script 'A Sort of Homecoming' featuring Tom Lenk. This event is organised by Artists Give Back and will be happening at The Troubadour in West Hollywood next Tuesday. A proportion of the proceeds will go to Music Rising.

November 13

Hypothetically: If You Could Ask Joss Whedon One Crafty Question. An update from the CrochetMe.com post last July trying to get an interview with Joss. (This isn't the women that kidded about being a stalker.) Seems that she might have gotten permission to do one and is looking for some fun crafty questions. More...
Felicia Day on NewTeeVee Live stream today. Felicia is scheduled to appear at 5:15pm PST (8:15pm EST, 1:15am GMT) although the schedule is currently running about 20 minutes late. ETA: For those who missed it the first time, it can be found here. More...
(SPOILER) Finally, a non-critic review of Repo, The Genetic Opera. This is a review of Repo, The Genetic Opera from Capone who was invited to a screaning. He does write reviews for this website but is not really a critic. There is a couple of spoilers in the review but nothing critical.
Eliza Dushku to introduce "The Alphabet Killer" movie at L.A. premiere. Eliza, along with writer/producer co-star Tom Malloy and producers Isen Robbins and Aimee Schoof, will introduce the 10pm showing. Pending confirmation, they will also participate in a Q&A with the audience after the screening.
Which Watcher Lost His Vampire Slaying Kit? A genuine vampire slaying kit was auctioned off recently in Natchez, Mississippi. More...
(SPOILER) Casting call details for Dollhouse episode 8. Plus the title of the episode as well. ETA: More casting details can be found here.
(SPOILER) A couple of new Dollhouse promo pics. These are from the series premiere.
Neil Patrick Harris one of Entertainment Weekly's top 25 Entertainers of the Year. They credit, in part, his "old-school star turn" in " Joss Whedon's wildly successful online musical Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog."
Joss is one of the most influential American showrunners. So says The Hollywood Reporter. And, more importantly, me.
Whedonopolis write up of Dr. Horrible Halloween Screening. One Whedonopolis member writes up an account of the event, with some funky pictures.
Buffy/Angel relationship selected as one of Zap2it's top supernatural romances of TV and film. "Angel, the brooding vampire with a soul and Buffy, the vampire slayer, were opposites. So naturally they would attract one another . . ."
(SPOILER) io9 predicts Dollhouse will be Joss's greatest work ever. Well, his greatest work yet. Nice to see something other than the doom and gloom we've been hearing so far.

November 12

Firefly on Blu-Ray reviewed at High-Def Digest. First review up online that I've seen. More...
(SPOILER) New pics of James Marsters as Piccolo. Good quality stills from the highly anticipated Dragonball movie. In related news, IGN.com reports that the movie will now be released on April 8th 2009.
Buffy Season 8 'Wolves at the Gate' tpb out this week. This is the third collection of Buffy's post-Chosen adventures. And it features Drew Goddard's four issue arc and Joss' stand-alone 'A Beautiful Sunset' story. More...
US move on the cards for BBC's Julie Gardner. Joss met Julie about Ripper, the proposed Giles spin off series, last year. The Guardian reports Julie is set to move to LA next year, reporting into the exec VP of programming and production for BBC Worldwide (the new LA commercial drama wing).
A clip from the Firefly Blu-ray reunion featurette. Joss, Nathan, Ron and Alan talk about monster cows. It doesn't get much better than this (Quicktime required).
Felicia Day named a NewTeeVee Top 10 Breakout Video Star for 2008. She's #6 for her work in The Guild and Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog. She'll be in San Francisco talking to NewTeeVee live this Thursday. More...
The Write Environment site is open for DVD biz-ness, featuring interviews with Joss and others. Writer Jeffrey Berman hosts a series of in-depth interviews with Joss Whedon, Doug Ellin, Tim Kring, Damon Lindelof, Phil Rosenthal and Sam Simon. At $11 per interview/DVD, this is a total steal - and perfect for holiday prezzies. More...

November 11

QMx "I Aim to Misbehave" Mal Maquette. QMx has officially announced the next Little Damn Heroes maquette. Only 1,000 will be sold in this limited edition run. More...
Whedon Speak: How Cyclops Got His Groove Back. iFanboy continues its highly enjoyable examination of Joss' comic book writing. This time round, a look at what worked with Astonishing X-Men and what didn't work with Runaways.
(SPOILER) "I'm happy to be with Joss Whedon" says Terminator show runner. Josh Friedman comments on the Sarah Connor Chronicles joining forces with Dollhouse on a Friday night. And a crossover as well? Well not quite... (Spoilers for last night's episode btw). More...
Deep Discount has Firefly Blu-Ray for an amazing $43.39. Regular price is $57.85. Add promo code DVDSALE for 25% discount bringing it to $43.39.. More...
Are the Senior Partners out of the lawyer business? It seems they have gone into website design.Evil.
Seth Green scales the Sydney Opera House. Must be all that werewolf still in him.
Cable Girl misses Buffy. "Because five years after it ceased production, there is still nothing comparable to its glory days".
Eliza Dushku's 'Alphabet Killer' gets its own website ...but not a (wide) theatrical release. The site is promoting the DVD, which Amazon.com says comes out January 6, 2009 -- perhaps to piggyback on the Dollhouse buzz.
The Signal is a 2008 Podcast Awards winner in Movies & Films! Congratulations!
Firefly out on Blu-ray this week. Was there any major effort made to publicise this release?

November 10

Dollhouse scheduling woes mentioned in HijiNKS Ensue. A character asks the question that has plagued Whedon fans' minds for years. More...
Whedon Alums in the mix for 35th People's Choice Awards. Summer Glau's Terminator series is up for "Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show," and among the "Favorite Stars Under 35" are Zac Efron (Young Simon Tam) and Amy Adams (Tara's cousin Beth).
Disabled Whedon Fan forced to put her "Life" on Ebay. Some very rare items, including a Swiss Army Watch that Joss gave to BtVS crew at the Wrap Party and a number of signed items! More...
Repo Man: Anthony Stewart Head. Short Q&A from New York magazine.
'How I came to co-write the Dollhouse theme song' by Jonatha Brooke. "[Joss] told the people at Fox, "Okay, my fantasy would be to have Jonatha Brooke singing a mixture of 'Careful What You Wish For' and 'The Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairies.'"
Fox exec on Dollhouse - "We can give them 12 or 13 weeks to find an audience". FOX scheduling executive talks about midseason decisions.
Alyson Hannigan, Christina Hendricks and Summer Glau are "Wildly Underrated". Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch has selected our favorite Wiccan, Christina and Summer as three of TV's most underrated TV actresses.

November 09

Julie Benz cast in "Boondock Saints II". Short Variety article about a sequel to a little-seen film with a famously odd production history. Ms. Benz is listed as one of the actors new to the series.
John Cassaday hints at a possible new project with Joss. Something non-comic book? Intriguing. John also reveals that Joss did ask him to draw for Buffy season 8.
James Marsters is on cloud 9. A new message from James on his website. More...
Drive, unaired. A lost "dollhouse" sequence from Tim Minear's Drive. An original opening, here.
Felicia Day gives an update on the Dr. Horrible DVD. She tweets "BTW recorded some of the Dr. Horrible musical commentary track last week. Frikkin' HILARIOUS! Whedons=genius! (Maurissa too)".
(SPOILER) Scott Allie updates Buffy Zone. He gives info on the new schedule of issues and announces upcoming unique Buffy promotion starting at first of the year.Plus he talks a little about Jane Espenson's upcoming season 8 work. More...

November 08

Welcome to the Underdoghouse. A premature obituary in the New York Observer declares Dollhouse's Friday at 9:00 slot to be "where shows generally go to die." And the Chicago Tribune asks, "Is Dollhouse in the Doghouse?" (For my answer, see headline.)
Summer Glau featured in this month's Men's Health. Be sure to check out the links to the longer interview and the gorgeous photo gallery.
"Serenity" to Air on SciFi in January 2009? Information is very scarce about this, to say the least. Any further info would be more than welcome. More...
Angel and Buffy Graphic Novels in Amazon's Top Ten Customer's Choice 2008! Congrats to both series. More...
Marian Call's new CD features Firefly (& BSG) theme. Marian's new album "Got to Fly" is inspired by Firefly/Serenity and BSG. Only 1,000 CDs will be made and are sponsored by QMX. Will be available at Burbank Firefly Con 21-22 Nov.
The Serenity Blu-ray cover art is here. No Llamas in sight. More...
Dr. Horrible's got a point. Maggie Willis, the Managing Director of PATH Partners Alliance blogs about the Halloween charity screening of Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog and The Guild to benefit PATH Ventures. More...
Serenity Midnight Screening Saturday Ann Arbor MI. More...
(SPOILER) Solicitation info and covers for Buffy #23. This issue is written by Drew Z. Greenberg, and is centered on an unusual duo. More...
"Repo!" director talks Head and loves him some Buffy. Darren Lynn Bousman sings the praises *groan* of our favorite surgeon-cum-librarian and tells why he's a big fan of Buffy. And IF Magazine reviews the movie too.

November 07

Cover to 'Death's Daughter' revealed. This is Amber Benson's first solo novel, and will be released in February.
Website for SMG's new movie "Veronika Decides To Die" Launched. Not much there yet.... More...
Dr. Horrible - one of this week's Amazon.com 5 for $5. Here's your chance to pick up the Dr. Horrible soundtrack for a mere five dollars if you haven't done so already.
SciFi says River may be the best Terminator...EVER. "For the loyal cult following of the short-lived Firefly, the discovery of relative newcomer Glau came a while ago."
(SPOILER) New Jeph Loeb interview. More info about his upcoming issue of Buffy season 8 on Wordballoon. They start talking about it at 59:50. More...
LA Times reports on new Dollhouse production delays. An "inside source" tells the paper about problems with the scripts for episodes six and seven. More...
Heroes: 6 writers who can fix things. With the ousting of the show's showrunners, IGN looks to 6 writers who can still salvage "Heroes," most of whom are connected to Joss.
Dollhouse premiering on Friday, February 13. So says the FoxBroadcasting account on Twitter, but offers no other details. Edit: The Hollywood Reporter says Terminator will be joining it.

November 06

New York Times article about "Repo!" with ASH. Not a review, but an interview with the director. ASH is quoted on the second page of the article. There's also a mention of ASH in this story from NPR's All Things Considered. Also this NY Press review of the movie mentions of Joss and and Dr. Horrible.
Universal Announces Serenity for Blu-ray. The release date is December 30th.
Joan Holloway was in an Everclear video! A bob-cut Christina Hendricks starred in a music video, years hence. Plus, Wink Martindale!
Speculation on who should be cast in Sam Mendes' adaptation of 'Preacher'. Caleb + Captain Tightpants = Jesse Custer?
The Onion AV Club interviews Felicia Day. Felicia Day discusses life, The Guild and Dr. Horrible with the AV Club. More...
(SPOILER) John Byrne teases a future new Angel project from IDW. It is one some have been waiting for for a while now. More...
ABC reduces order for Nathan Fillion's Castle. And for another show as well.
Kennedy Makes Top Latin Superhero List. Fantasy Magazine looks at the top 12 Latin Superheroes, and Kennedy makes the list.
(SPOILER) Preview for Buffy #19. Six pages to tide you over until the comic book comes out on November 19th.

November 05

EW's 2008 Entertainer of the Year: Reader's Pick. EW gives their readers a bracket game to pick their entertainer of the year...including a Horrible choice.
TWOP deems Bones the best procedural on the air. A photo gallery with blurbs singling out the various reasons Bones is awesome.
Five 'Astonishing' John Cassaday Moments. To prep for the astonishing artist's appearance at Wizard World Texas, take a look at some of the prettiest Astonishing X-Men art Cassaday delivered with five of Wizard's favorite images from the series.
(SPOILER) A full recap of Dollhouse's first episode. Spoiler fans, your time has come.
(SPOILER) Giles an X-Man? Matt Fraction wishes! More...
Happy Birthday Armin Shimerman! Mr. Shimerman appeared as Principal Snyder in 19 episodes of Buffy The Vampire Slayer. More...
Drew Z. Greenberg announced as part of production and writing team for "Warehouse 13". The show is slated to debut in July 2009, with the pilot which was penned by Jane Espenson, who left the show earlier this year. More...
New Dollhouse trailer. Should give us something to talk about.
Firefly Bluray Viral Site is live. The Persephone Interstellar Travel Agency has started a "Travel Blog" to share stories and deals. More...
Buffy as sex ed. A newspaper blogger discusses how she talked to her teens about sex in "Buffy." The blog references a study about kids being more likely to have sex if they watch certain shows.

November 04

Whedon Speak: Into the Fray. iFanboy continues their series of articles on Joss' works with a look at his future Slayer mini-series.
Yma Sumac dies at age 86. Spike, in OMWF: "Well, I've seen some damn funny things in the last two days. A 600-pound Chirago demon making like Yma Sumac, that one will stay with you."
"I've definitely got some ideas that are effin' strange". Joss speaks to Vice Magazine about Wonder Woman, Dollhouse, Dr. Horrible, Buffy season 8 and more.
IF Magazine talks to Christian Kane. Lindsay's got "Leverage" - Christian Kane talks about his new series and what else is new in the life of an up-and-coming country superstar.
Buffyverse Presidential Cabinet. With the real U.S. election 1 day away, they took the idea of "Giles for President" and created a full Presidential Cabinet out of Buffy and Angel characters.
Seth Green talks about plans to direct "Freshmen" movie. In an interview with io9, he talks about his plans to direct a movie version of his "Freshmen" comic book. He also hopes to get some movie-making advice from George Lucas and Joss Whedon. Meanwhile, he also talks about what he wore for Halloween, the next Robot Chicken Star Wars spoof on the 16th, and his upcoming appearances on "Heroes" and "Entourage."

November 03

Georges Jeanty talks Buffy season 8. A very enjoyable interview with the comic book artist.
Nick Brendon announced for HalloWhedon. Massive Events announces that Xander Harris will be attending their three day event. More...
Two more Dr. Horrible songs transcribed. Moses Lei has transcribed two more songs from Dr. Horrible. More...
Our Mrs. Reynolds is stylin'. Christina Hendricks is interviewed in the Image section of the Sunday Los Angeles Times. Some good photos accompany the article.

November 02

IDW's Angel Omnibus Comes Out Wednesday. This collects The Curse, Old Friends, Auld Lang Syne, and the Spotlights for $24.99. More...
Five attention-getting turns. The New York Times praises Alexa Davalos for her performance in 'Defiance'.

November 01

Dr. Horrible in new iPod book. Mini shout-out to Dr. Horrible in latest edition of "iPod: The Missing Manual". More...
An account of last night's Dr. Horrible screening in Los Angeles. And there was one or two special guest stars in attendance (as you can see from this video). More...
My Favorite Bromances... io9 link with Joss and Nathan towards the bottom of the list.
Some new Starfury convention mini-movies. Since the last time, Sean Harry has posted highlights from his 'Not Fade Away', 'Serenity', 'Serenity 3' and 'Serenity 4' cons. They feature a whole load of your favourite actors so check'em out. More...



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