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September 30

Tim Minear and Jane Espenson reminisce about Firefly. A bittersweet article that came out on the 10th anniversary of our Big Damn Show. More...
Maurissa Tancharoen: Agent Of W.H.E.D.O.N.. Mo chats to The Weekly Whedon about her music project "This Girl" and singing in 'Much Ado About Nothing'.
(SPOILER) More preview pages for Buffy # 14. Three more preview pages for the start of the next arc. More...

September 29

Interview with Fran Kranz about Cabin in the Woods climax. Previously unpublished quotes due to their spoilery nature. Fran talks end of movie spoilers and how he feels about what his character does.

September 28

Filmmaking tips from Joss. Six tips on filmmaking taken from various interviews. Mentions Buffy, The Avengers and several projects in between.
Win Dinner with Amber Benson! Amber Benson is going to be attending the Boston-area screening of her new film Dust Up. Not only will she be doing a Q & A after the screening, but one lucky winner will get to dine with Amber before the screening. More...
Secrets revealed in Joss Whedon's Avengers DVD commentary. Tor.com provides a comprehensive breakdown of what Joss talks about in his commentary.
Firefly and lessons in contract law. The Legal Geeks look at Shindig, The Train Job and Out of Gas to find out what Firefly can tell us about contract issues.
How to create your own 'Verse. Use glow in the dark thread to pack a punch. More...
A Dr. Horrible reunion at Haunted Play. A fab pic provided by Felicia Day. More...

September 27

Nine fun facts from Joss Whedon's Avengers commentary. For starters, we find out which epic scene nearly didn't make the cut.
Deconstructing Joss Whedon's most (in)famous trope. A very interesting look at the role death plays in Joss Whedon's work.
Avengers opening credits, Buffy style. "And Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury".
(SPOILER) Jack Conley (Sahjhan on Angel) on Sons of Anarchy. Angel's Sahjhan looks to have a recurring role on FX's Sons of Anarchy. His first appearance was during S05E03 entitled "Laying Pipe." More...

September 26

Alan Tudyk voices steampunk captain in Airship Dracula. An interesting multimedia web series has kicked off with its first episode, including extra media items to explore along the way. Tudyk voices Captain Dziga of the airship Demeter.
The first promo for Dr. Horrible on the CW Network. Courtesy of EW.com.
(SPOILER) Discuss Angel & Faith #14. It's the final part of the 'Family Reunion' arc.
Nathan Fillion visits Conan O'Brien. Our beloved Captain Tightpants is on Conan tonight (Sept. 25, 2012) to promote the new season of Castle! More...
Nathan Fillion featurette (in French). Some short clips of Nathan talking about Firefly, working with Joss, his luck with TV and humour on Castle. (Alas, Nathan is not speaking French.) More...
The "Honest Trailer" for The Avengers. In their words: "We loved 'The Avengers'... but you guys demanded this one! From God of the Nerds Joss Whedon, comes our honest commentary on Captain America, Iron Man, Thor, Hulk and the rest of that bluetooth obsessed government agency." More...

September 25

Epic heroes who committed mass murder? Guess which Whedonverse character comes in at #7 on io9's list of oft-beloved characters who committ mass murder over the course of their shows? Contains big spoilers for the Buffy Season 8 comics.
BAMF Girls Club Kickstarter. Comediva's web series featuring Michonne, Hermione, Katniss, Lisbeth, Buffy and Bella is running a Kickstarter to fund future episodes.
Who is your favorite ABC star? Nathan Fillion or Stana Katic?
Joss Whedon should be your hero. The stars of The Avengers talk to Hero Complex about what it was like working with Joss. More...
Grover and Cookie Monster sing about The Avengers. EW.com has the footage.
The Avengers is out on Blu-ray/DVD in the US and Canada today. The extras include a Joss Whedon commentary.
Amy Acker guest stars on tonight's Warehouse 13. The promo doesn't show her, but her name is on the description.
(SPOILER) EW interview with Nathan Fillion about 'Castle'. Nathan talks about season 5, which starts tonight.

September 24

Sarah Michelle Gellar gives birth to a baby boy! Congratulations!
Check out the posters available with 'The Avengers' on Blu-ray or DVD. You get one for free and for $19.99 you can get another three additional posters based on the movie (the Hulk one is fantastic). Looks to be a USA only offer.
Images from "Firefly: A Celebration". This book collects Titan Books' The Illustrated Companion Volume 1 and Volume 2 and Still Flying and also includes a replica banknote and portrait photos of the cast. It's out officially in the States on the 2nd of October and in the UK on the 28th of this month. More...
Problems with Cabin In The Woods Blu-ray release in the UK. Studio admits problem. Replacement program should be available soon. Affected copies to be pulled from shelves. ETA: Details about how to get your disc replaced can be found here. Some online retailers like Amazon UK said they will contacting customers. And if you bought the HMV Steelbook then details about getting it replaced can be found here. More...
Danny Strong wins 2 Emmys for "Game Change". He won in Outstanding Writing for a miniseries or movie. "Game Change" also won for best miniseries or movie.

September 23

Buffy Season 8 sale at Darkhorse Digital. Megabundle for $55.

September 22

A viewing guide to The Cabin in the Woods. Mania looks at what's on the infamous white board and suggests what movies we should watch.

September 21

Drew Goddard does an AMA on reddit. Started about an hour ago. Spoilers for CITW I guess.
MTV News interviews Nathan Fillion at the Toronto International Film Festival. "I would like to see a 'Firefly' video game. Wouldn't that be nice?" "Or an animated series. Let's do that."
Awesome Firefly art. What the title says. Just very cool artsy pictures of Mal, Zoe, Wash, Jayne, Kaylee, Inara, Simon, River and Book.
New Tony Head radio comedy starts next week. Tony tweets "New comedy show on Radio 4 by Neil Warhurst and Paul Barnhll - Clayton Grange - starts 11.00pm on Tuesday 25th. It's funny and I'm in it x".
Nathan Fillion needs someone to play Nathan Fillion in Castle's Firefly Parody. "Castle" takes its shout-outs to Browncoats to a whole new level. ETA: The character has been cast. More...
SFX horror special features "a love letter to Joss Whedon's The Cabin in the Woods". It is out now in the UK priced £7.99.
Fran Kranz interviewed by the A.V. Club. Fran discusses Dollhouse, Cabin and Much Ado.
Joe Abercrombie reviews The Avengers. The British fantasy writer and film editor has mixed thoughts on the film.
Official Cabin in the Woods t-shirts. And stickers, mugs, caps, tote bags, buttons and magnets too! If you live in the US, click here to get free shipping.
Tahmoh Penikett on Twitter. Tahmoh has joined the ranks of Twitter, confirmed by his official Facebook and fan site @AboutTahmoh.
"We're Still Flying". The band Merit from Phoenix, AZ has used a clip from Firefly in the demo of their new song, "We're Still Flying". I'll give you one guess which clip they used.

September 20

(SPOILER) Buffy Principal to guest-star on 'The Big Bang Theory'. Ken Lerner, who played Principal Flutie on Buffy, will guest-star in the Oct. 18th episode.
Avengers Blu-ray Controversy Day 4 - BBC "report" the issues. It got covered on Watchdog last night but as Bleeding Cool points out they didn't report it very well. Disney's PR blurb didn't get challenged.
Firefly premiered 10 years ago today. "A captain's goal was simple: find a crew, find a job, keep flying."
(SPOILER) Character confirmed for Avengers 2.

September 19

Drew Goddard answers fan questions on his work. Drew Goddard, director of Cabin in the Woods, answers fan questions on io9, live at 1 p.m. PST.
S.H.I.E.L.D.E.D. by Adam Levermore. Spot the Buffyverse cameo.
(SPOILER) Discuss Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Spike #2. The Season 9 adventures of Spike continue in the second part of the "A Dark Place" mini-series.
What do we want to see in the Joss Whedon SHIELD Series? SFX bloggers do their best to answer the question.
The Avengers' Blu-ray Speargate Episode IV: A New Explanation. Disney UK now says "another region's elements were inadvertently used to create the UK in home release". A complete reversal, of course, on what they said two days ago. Update: Watchdog tweeted to say that they will hopefully be featuring the DVD tonight on BBC1 at 8pm.

September 18

Charisma Carpenter and Sean Maher will be guests at the first ever Edmonton Expo! This will be on October 20th and 21st.
Tahmoh Penikett to appear in 'Arrow'. There's no word as to whether he'll have a recurring role on The CW superhero show.
'Cabin In The Woods' Director spills on movie monsters and his Boyz II Men preferences. Drew states: "Why did I choose Boyz II Men? Now that's going to haunt me. I guess "End of the Road." Doesn't everyone love "End of the Road"?"
Why you need a creative shift instead of a vacation, as explained by Joss Whedon. Another great interview from the Toronto International Film Festival.
Nathan Fillion on the Newest Episode of Aisha Tyler's Girl on Guy Podcast. They discuss technology, geek culture, gaming, and achieving cult status. More...
Latest on The Avengers' 'Speargate' saga - BBFC issue statement. The British Board of Film Classification admit to a technical mistake made on their website but emphasise that "The DVD/Blu-ray version of Marvel Avengers Assemble is classified 12. It differs from the theatrical version submitted to the BBFC which is classified 12A". Which contradicts what Disney UK said yesterday.
'The Cabin in the Woods' is out today on DVD/Blu-ray in the US and Canada. Relive the glory of one of the most talked about horror films in years.
Genre series co-starring Sean Maher seeking crowdfunding. The "action/sci-fi dramedy" RETCON was created by and stars Miley Yamamoto and co-stars Maher and Yuri Lowenthal. Campaign page includes a pitch video featuring Maher.

September 17

Science Channel to debut footage from Firefly special at NYCC. Sayeth the Hollywood Reporter, the cable network on "Saturday, Oct. 13 ... will unspool the first-look at the special ahead of its Nov. 11 premiere. 6:15-7:15 p.m., IGN Theater." More...
Disney UK comments on the censored Avengers Blu-ray disc. "The version on disc is the same as was released in the UK theatrically." Ummm no?
A behind the scenes clip from 'The Cabin in the Woods'. Courtesy of Fran Kranz.
Joss Whedon influenced a Gears of War plot point. Game designer Cliff Bleszinski explains how a conversation with Joss led to the death of a key character in the Gears of War series (spoilers for the games).
The Avengers reimagined as unicorns. Comic artist Sarah Burrini created a fabulous wallpaper of our favourite group of superheroes, reimagined as unicorns. More...
Song performed by Neil Patrick Harris wins Outstanding Song at last night's Creative Emmy Awards.
'The Avengers' Blu-ray/DVD is out in the UK today. No Joss commentary so hold off until the inevitable special "cash-in" edition? Btw it looks like the scene involving Loki and Coulson has been edited (it certainly was in Germany). ETA: An SFX blogger calls the release a "debacle" and sounds off about it in this blog entry. Update: The BBFC is investigating whether the edited scene is a breach of the Video Recording Act.

September 15

MTV Movies' blog interviews Tom Lenk and Nathan at TIFF. Somehow the conversation veers to Nathan's guide on how to give a hug.
Clark Gregg interviewed about The Avengers & Much Ado About Nothing. SFX magazine talks with Gregg about how his role grew in the Avengers movies and the reactions by the fans. He compares the directors of the movies and his relationship with Joss. More...
Morena looks amazing in October's Esquire. Described as "woman we love", can't disagree.

September 14

The psychotic Cabin in the Woods Monsters you didn't see in theaters! i09 has an exclusive Making Of Blu-ray clip that includes a passel of baddies that didn't make it onto the big screen. More...
Pop Culture Happy Hour discussion of Much Ado About Nothing. Discussion of Much Ado About Nothing screening at the Toronto Film Festival starts at 17:30 of the podcast.
Not sure if I should mark the spoilers box, Glen Weldon does give a "400-year-old spoiler alert..." warning.
'Cabin in the Woods' director Drew Goddard on his lost weekend with Joss Whedon. EW has a video and article where Drew Goddard talks about The Cabin in the Woods.
Georges Jeanty panel at Cincinnati Comic Expo on September 22nd. Join the artist for discussion on Buffy Season 8 and 9. More...
DVDFile reviews "The Cabin in the Woods" Blu-ray. DVDFile takes a look at the Blu-ray for "Cabin" as well as the movie itself.
Clips from the first episode of David Krumholtz's new series, Partners. David Krumholtz bromance premieres Monday 24 Oct on CBS.
(SPOILER) Scott Allie Slayalive Q/A for Buffy # 13. Covers many different topics.

September 13

Kristen Connolly talks Cabin in the Woods. From Ain't it Cool News. Spoilers if you haven't seen it yet.
(SPOILER) Angel & Faith #14 preview. Three-page preview courtesy of Comic Book Resources.
Drew Goddard downplays 'World War Z' rumors. Drew Goddard clarifies his involvement in the film: "I wrote down some ideas, but it wasn't like 'Drew's rewriting the movie,'" he said. "I will not have a writing credit on that movie."
4 star review of Much Ado About Nothing in The Guardian. "...the first great contemporary Shakespeare since Baz Luhrmann's Romeo and Juliet".
Adam Baldwin, James Marsters, and Nicholas Brendon to appear at Montreal Comic Con. Event takes place Sept 14-16, 2012. Yes, that's this weekend, but I only found out about it today.
(SPOILER) Joss talks 'Cabin' Black Room with Wired. Video interview and article with spoilers from Cabin DVD/Blu-Ray extras. More...
Yet another, perhaps (slightly) different, Buffy the Vampire Slayer top ten list. Part two of this examination of "out of the way" episodes can be found here.
Joss Whedon says 'S.H.I.E.L.D.' TV Series will star 'new characters'. Joss answers some of the questions that have been floating around in our thinkers.
Nathan Fillion on Hero Complex: The Show. Geoff Boucher talks to Nathan about acting in soap operas, meeting with Joss for Firefly and the musical way in which Joss writes.
Husbands Climax (their second season). Actors Joss Whedon & Felicia Day interpret the inspired words of co-writer Jane Espenson.

September 12

Shakespeare and home movies with Joss Whedon. Joss Whedon talks "Much Ado" at the Toronto International Film Festival with the New York Times. Bits on SHIELD and Dr. Horrible 2, also! In a related interview, Joss and Alexis discuss the time Joss played Hamlet at one of his famous Shakespeare readings.
"The Cabin in the Woods" misses movie charts top ten entry in Germany. "The Cabin in the Woods" saw the light of big screen in Germany finally on last Thursday, September 6th. 70.000 saw the movie on its first weekend. Article in German.
"Wash" Pratt-King has passed away. Browncoat and Doctor Who fan Kevin "Wash" Pratt-King passed away last night. More...
Nathan Fillion talks about Much Ado and Joss's dance moves in an interview with Vulture.
Chris Evans chats about The Avengers and much more at the TIFF. An interesting and very honest interview with Chris Evans. More...
(SPOILER) Dark Horse's Scott Allie talks about this week's Buffy news. It's an interview with Comic Book Resources.
(SPOILER) Discuss Buffy Season 9 #13. It's the final part of the Guarded arc.
Buffy Season 8 Library Edition Hardcover Volume 2 is out this week. It collects issues 11 - 20 and "includes never-before-seen sketch materials!".
Dollhouse Season One Fan Trailer. A really well made fan trailer for the first season of Dollhouse. I would highly recommend this guy's Youtube channel for all Whedonverse fans. He's got alot of great stuff from all of Joss' work.
Joss Whedon talks about Much Ado and his upcoming projects. As well as a discussion about his Shakespeare movie, Joss talks about why S.H.I.E.L.D. will be a standalone show, his decision to sign for Avengers 2 and the status of Dr Horrible 2.
Much Ado About Nothing to be distributed by Lionsgate. Variety just reported that Lionsgate has bought the North American rights to 'Much Ado About Nothing'. More...
Joss discusses working with actors with NOW Toronto at TIFF. A couple of nice gems in this short but sweet piece. More...

September 11

Emma Caulfield to guest on 'Royal Pains'. She'll be appearing on the show in December. Very minor spoilers for her role.
(SPOILER) Jane Espenson and Drew Z. Greenberg talk more about yesterday's Buffy news. io9 were curious about it so they asked Drew and Jane some follow-up questions.
Buffyverse comic rankings for August. Buffy comes in at 97, Spike at 131 and Angel & Faith at 146.
Avengers Assemble: Tom Hiddleston interview. SFX has an interview with Tom Hiddleston where he talks about working on The Avengers.
Shakespeare, according to Joss Whedon. The Los Angeles Times chats to Joss and others about 'Much Ado About Nothing'. Btw there's no official word on whether the movie has been picked up but according to Variety, buyers are interested.
A review of 'The Cabin in the Woods' Blu-ray. High-Def Digest give a good breakdown of what to expect from the video, sound and extras on the disc (spoilers for the plot as well).
Wedding Gift Video for Zack and Eli! Tonight Eliza tweeted about a wedding gift from some friends, watch to 4:09 to see some people you'll recognize. Oh and Felicia shows up at 6:15! This is very cute, I think it'll give everyone a laugh.
Watch full episode preview of Dichen Lachman's Last Resort before it airs. Watch the full pilot episode of Last Resort on Yahoo TV (without commercials!) before it premieres 9/27. Warning: video starts playing automatically. Also, it's in full screen format, not widescreen.

September 10

From The Avengers, Joss Whedon turns to Shakespeare. CBC's Eli Glasner sits down with Joss Whedon and talks about Much Ado About Nothing at TIFF in Toronto.
Joss Whedon praises 'Guardians of the Galaxy' director. When asked about the movie, he told MTV News that "James [Gunn] is what makes me think it will work".
Variety interviews Joss and company at the Toronto International Film Festival. This video from Variety cuts together one interview with Joss, Clark Gregg and Nathan with a separate interview with Amy, Alexis and Sean Maher. More...
Dichen Lachman considered one of Hitfix's 15 Fall breakout stars. One of the Actives from Dollhouse will be part of ABC's new drama Last Resort that's coming in two weeks. She'll play a bar owner at a remote island where a crippled US nuclear submarine will land after it's attacked by its own country.
(SPOILER) Meet the first gay male Slayer. Jane Espenson and Drew Z. Greenberg tell all.
Alan Tudyk to appear at AdventureCon. It takes place October 13-14, 2012, in Knoxville, TN. More...
Read the latest issue of Watcher Junior. Volume VI: Issue #2 features essays on Xander, Buffy/Spike and Chaos Bleeds.
Watch the Q&A from the premiere of 'Much Ado About Nothing'. That was filmed by Nikki Stafford (who has a write-up of the premiere at her blog). Joss and some of the cast also did a Q&A at yesterday's screening. Videos of that can be found here and here.

September 09

(SPOILER) Collider reviews 'Much Ado About Nothing'. "With no money and another authorís work, Whedon finds his filmís strength in the superb cast, clever staging, and an expert understanding of dialogue." More reviews can be found at HitFix, IndieWire, Variety, NPR, HeyUGuys and The A.V. Club.
Alexis Denisof, Sean Maher and Amy Acker chat about 'Much Ado About Nothing'. The Hollywood Reporter site also has a video interview with Joss Whedon, Nathan Fillion and Clark Gregg.
Short video interview with Joss at TIFF. Courtesy of Global Toronto. There's also an interview with Nathan as well.
Pics from last night's premiere of 'Much Ado About Nothing'. WireImage also has sets of pics of Joss and the gang at a photoshoot, the premiere party and a video lounge. There's also a great set of pics from the screening over at Flickr.
Scott Allie (Whedonverse editor at Dark Horse) doing a Reddit AMA. Looks like it went up about three hours ago, and questions have started to be posted. As per Twitter, I guess he's going to start checking them.
(SPOILER) The Hollywood Reporter reviews Much Ado About Nothing. And a very positive first review it is too. And review number two from Screen Daily is just as positive.
Discuss The Avengers DVD/Blu-Ray. Since the DVD/Blu-Ray of "The Avengers" is already out in many countries, we can discuss the special features, the image/sound quality and stuff.

September 08

Chris Hemsworth: From Thor to Huntsman and Back Again. A Fairy Tale Site interview in which Chris Hemsworth talks about The Cabin in the Woods and The Avengers, and where he would like to see Thor go as a character.
Clark Gregg talks about his character in 'The Avengers'. "The day that we were shooting my farewell, they could tell it was hard on me and the Marvel guys brilliantly already had an early animated scene from near the end of the film where Hulk is pounding Loki to a pulp. They showed me an animated version of that, and it was vastly satisfying."
Sean Maher talks about Much Ado About Nothing. The film has just finished its premiere at TIFF.
Can Joss Whedon (et al) make a TV show about establishment good guys? Spinoff Online wonders how the forthcoming S.H.I.E.L.D. series will square with Whedon's past television penchant for questioning authority.
Club Mo fundraises during Walk for Lupus Now 2012. They're not actually walking this year, but they're still fundraising. Information, background, and the video from last year here.
'Much Ado About Nothing' has its world premiere today. Just look at the awesomeness that is the cast.

September 07

(SPOILER) Cover art for Angel & Faith #17 and Spike #5. And a very interesting spoiler is revealed for the Angel & Faith issue.
(SPOILER) First look at Buffy Season 9 #16 and Willow #2 cover art. Plus there's the usual solicitation info for these titles that are shipping in December.
Seth Green dishes the Robot Chicken DC Comics Special. Seth talks about the RCDC special, which is airing Sept. 9 and includes Nathan Fillion, Paul Reubens, Megan Fox, Alfred Molina, Breckin Meyer, and Neil Patrick Harris among the voice cast.
Alexis Denisof talks about 'Much Ado About Nothing'. The movie premieres tomorrow at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Illustrated superheroes of the summer blockbusters. Joss Whedon is Avengers Man.
Trailer for Christina Hendricks' latest movie "Ginger & Rosa". The Guardian has a world exclusive trailer for Christina Hendricks' new film playing at the TIFF.

September 06

Weird secrets of 'The Avengers' that you'd never have guessed. "We sat down with three of the movie's VFX creators at Industrial Light and Magic, and learned some totally insane secrets of the film. We also got a sneak peek at the creation of some CG sequences, like the above behind-the-scenes video about the making of the Hulk."
Marvel's 'Phase One' box delayed. The Marvel briefcase collection will be released next spring, instead of on Sept. 25th.
20 of the best closing scenes on television. A list with clips of best closing scenes. Buffy and Angel make the list.
A Samuel L. Jackson Q&A about The Avengers. Did you notice that they changed Nick Fury's scar for the movie?
Joss Whedon features in Vanity Fair's 2012 New Establishment list. He comes in at number 12 in this list of "visionaries are defining innovation today". More...

September 05

From a "Cabin" to "The Bay". Check out the official trailer for the found-footage sci-fi horror film "The Bay," co-starring this year's newly minted Whedonverse alumnus Kristen Connolly.
Joss says The Avengers was only finished because of Much Ado. Joss explains that Much Ado About Nothing helped him get the perspective to finish The Avengers.
American Beauty live read features Whedon alum. Jason Reitman directs a live, one-night only stage reading of the film "American Beauty" at the Toronto International Film Festival. More...
(SPOILER) Preview pages for Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Spike #2. Courtesy of Comic Book Resources.
Whedonesque (no relation. ed.) Burlesque - Seattle. After five sold out performances, Whedonesque Burlesque has left Seattle. Here are the cast photos. ('Whedonesque Burlesque' is not affiliated with our website. Ed.)
Joss Whedon: Bard to the bone. Joss talks Avengers and Much Ado About Nothing: "I've always been trying to make big summer movies, and sometimes they've turned out to be little films," he says. "You're always striving for the same moments." More...
Amber Benson to appear on tonight's episode of The Story Board (8pm PDT). Amber will be one of the guests tonight on Geek & Sundry's Tuesday Night Hangout: The Story Board discussing creating characters with Patrick Rothfuss, Bradley Beaulieu, and Mary Robinette Kowal. You can watch it live at youtube.com/geekandsundry.
Joss Whedon on 'Much Ado About Nothing' and how Shakespeare and 'The Avengers' are similar. "It's about finding why everyone is in the movie. What makes Ursula the maid shine? It was oddly similar" Update: Joss posts a comment and clarifies a couple of things in the interview.

September 04

Amber Benson asks you to help with Dust Up. The movie is raising money on Indiegogo to help with distribution and marketing. They have a goal of $30,000. More...
(SPOILER) Jeff Parker interview about Willow miniseries. CBR interviews the writer of the upcoming season 9 miniseries,'Willow:Wonderland." More...
'The Cabin in the Woods' is now available at iTunes USA. And Amazon.com as well by the looks of it.
15 sci-fi and fantasy characters who found success after dropping out of school. The list isn't ranked, but Buffy and friends are on it, right between the Weasley twins and Rose Tyler. (The Runaways and TSCC also get shout-outs.) Esteemed company!
Highlights of the Joss Whedon, Mike Birbiglia & Ira Glass Q&A. This was held after the 'Sleepwalk With Me' screening on the 28th of last month.
Where are all the good female superhero movies? A Time article discusses females in comic book movies and why there needs to be more of them. Joss gets plenty of mentions.

September 03

SciFiNow's top ten best Buffy episodes. Find out which of your favourites made the cut.
Whedon protestors at Dragon*Con. Down with this sort of thing.
Joss Whedon - Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.. A fantastic take on the classic Jim Steranko cover art.

September 02

Jane Espenson's Husbands getting its own Dark Horse Comic. The Team Husbands tumblr has the first cover art from the new digital series. More...
Tickets on sale for TIFF screenings of Much Ado. Select "Buy a ticket" (green) on front screen and wait in line for a few minutes. More...
The Avengers takes $1.5 billion worldwide. That's phenomenal.
(SPOILER) A recap of the Buffy Season 9 panel at Dragon*Con. Georges Jeanty shared some tidbits on Friday.
"It's okay to leave them to die". Sean Maher talks to the New Melbourne Browncoats about All Things Firefly, Serenity & Browncoaty, and also about Much Ado About Nothing. More...

September 01

Geeks after dark: fandom, humour and awkward sexiness. Huffington Post piece on a Geeks After Dark performance in Vancouver. More...
The Sunnydale Project kicks off today. It's a two month fan appreciation of Buffy spread over three blogs (so check all three schedules).
The 23 best film directors in the world today. And guess who features at number four on this Guardian list? More...



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