This site will work and look better in a browser that supports web standards, but it is accessible to any browser or Internet device.

Whedonesque - a community weblog about Joss Whedon
"Three months of this. And he dusts our only lead."
11945 members | you are not logged in | 21 December 2014




Tweet







May 16 2014

View the trailer for Anthony Stewart Head's new Syfy show, Dominion. Variety.com has the trailer for "Dominion", starring Anthony Stewart Head and Chris Egan, premieres June 19 on SyFy.
James Marsters will be "Team Spike" for all of eternity. Buzzfeed chat to James about Buffy, Spike, Dragon Warriors and Ghost of the Robot.
Jose Molina joins Agent Carter as writer. The former Firefly scribe tweeted about his involvement. More...

May 15 2014

Neil Patrick Harris' future at CBS. NPH discusses why he is not interested in hosting a late night talk show and that a weekly variety series maybe in his future.

May 14 2014

"The Lord of Catan" with Amy Acker and Fran Kranz Playing at The New York Short Film Festival The festival runs May 27th through May 29th at the Landmark Sunshine Cinema in New York City. The short was written and directed by Stuart C. Paul. More...

May 13 2014

Danny Strong talks about "Empire". He describes it as 'King Lear' meets 'Hip Hop' meets 'Dynasty'. More...

May 12 2014

TBS cancels "Men at Work". The 3-season comedy starred Adam Busch and also featured David Krumholtz recurring in its final season.

May 11 2014

Elizabeth Henstridge on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. Elizabeth Henstridge talks to Craig about her experience at a Turkish bath. The full episode is also available which contains the full interview.

May 10 2014

"The Crazy Ones" canceled by CBS. Sarah Michelle Gellar's comedy is no more.
J. August Richards to appear at Motor City Comic Con May 16-18. J.August Richards from "Angel" and "Agents of SHIELD" will be appearing Friday to Sunday. Please stop by his table and welcome him to Detroit! Nick Brendon will also be at the convention.

May 09 2014

Morena Baccarin to star in "The Red Tent" for Lifetime. It is a two part miniseries also starring Minnie Driver and Debra Winger.

May 08 2014

Seven actors discuss pilot season. Brief interview with Fran Kranz with mentions of Dollhouse and Joss.
Fox cancels Seth Green's sitcom 'Dads'. 'Surviving Jack' and 'Enlisted' also bit the dust.

May 07 2014

Seattle International Film Festival to honor Chiwetel Ejiofor. On May 19th SIFF will honor Ejiofor with an award for Outstanding Achievment in Acting. Festivies include a screening of Serenity the evening prior to the award. More...
Tom Hiddleston's reaction to pint-sized fans. Hiddleston has warm interaction with young fans.
Neil Patrick Harris is on the new cover of Rolling Stone. (Accompanying picture is NSFW.) From playing hyper-masculine Barney Stinson to transsexual Hedwig, how the onetime child star met himself.
Danny Strong's pilot "Empire" ordered to series by Fox. Strong wrote the pilot that was directed by Lee Daniels.
Ming-Na Wen joins Blumhouse-Universal thriller '6 Miranda Drive'. '6 Miranda Drive' is about a family that unwittingly brings a supernatural force home with them from their vacation to the Grand Canyon. More...

May 06 2014

Here's a trailer for Nicholas Brendon's intriguing sci-fi movie Coherence. This movie, the feature directorial debut of James Ward Byrkit, looks pretty interesting in its comparison to Primer, amongst other high praise so far, and also has Nick Brendon in a supporting role.
Andrew Chambliss signs a 2 year deal with ABC Studios. This deal will hold him as writer producer of "Once Upon a Time" next season and also to develop new projects.

May 02 2014

Talking to the producers of Showrunners: A Documentary Film. The producers talk about interviewing Joss Whedon and mention being in the Spartacus writer's room.

May 01 2014

Clark Gregg on Comedy Central's "@Midnight". Clark Gregg guests on Comedy Central Show "@Midnight" in their segment FTW. The full title of the clip and the clip itself are NSFW.
Morena Baccarin is a deadly spy in Melissa McCarthy's new film. Great to see her film career taking off in a big way.

April 30 2014

Danny Strong making directorial debut with "Salinger's War". Actor and highly prolific screenwriter Danny Strong (go, Jonanthan!) has written and will direct "Salinger's War," based on the book "JD Salinger: A Life" by Kenneth Slawensk.

April 29 2014

Check out the trailer for a short film, The Portal, starring Tahmoh Penikett as a lost wizard. It's been screened at the LA Comedy Festival, and it looks like the producers are trying to make it into a web series.
Neil Patrick Harris gets nominated for a Tony Award. He got it for his role in Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

April 28 2014

Tahmoh Penikett to guest on CW's "Reign". The episode airs May 1st.

April 25 2014

Fran Kranz on Agents of SHIELD? - "We've talked about it". This and more can be found in Fran's enjoyable AMA from yesterday.

April 24 2014

Clark Gregg's "Trust Me" has a new trailer. He's the writer and director with a terrific cast.
Fran Kranz on Huffpost Live. Fran Kranz will discuss his new offbeat detective comedy "Murder of a Cat" and all things Hollywood. Fran will be on Thurs. 4/24 at 2:30 pm EDT. Tweet lauren nicole mikler if you want to participate.
James Marsters has a new Kickstarter. He stars in a feature fantasy film called 'Dragon Warriors'.

April 23 2014

Felicia Day: using tech to create art. In related Felicia news, it was announced yesterday that she would be voice-starring in the animated feature adaptation of 'Chew'.
Clip of 'Showrunners' doc unveiled at Wonder Con '14. "...The first feature length film to explore the rising power of the TV showrunner and the behind the scenes process that goes into making a hit show."

April 21 2014

Trailer for Olivia Williams' new show, "Manhattan." The television drama is set during the building of the first atomic bomb in New Mexico. More...

April 20 2014

Angel's son gets hitched to a Gilmore Girl. Always thought Kartheiser sounded extremely professional in his commentaries and interviews. Nice to see two pleasant actors together. Hope it works out.
Trailer for "The Normal Heart," starring Mark Ruffalo. HBO movie, based on the play by Larry Kramer, directed by Ryan Murphy.

April 18 2014

Happy Birthday Chloe Bennet. Ms. Bennet celebrates her birthday today.

April 17 2014

Which Poem Makes Tom Hiddleston Cry? Tom Hiddleston contributes to an anthology called "Poems That Make Grown Men Cry". He explains why Derek Walcott's "Love After Love" makes him cry. More...
Neil Patrick Harris chats about lead role in 'HEDWIG' on GMA. In these videos, watch NPH explain what the show is about, and how physically demanding the role is. He also shares what his kids think of seeing him in costume! More...

April 16 2014

Happy birthday, Sean Maher! The good doctor and conniving villain turns 39 today.

April 15 2014

Set your DVR! Neil Patrick Harris will be on "Good Morning, America" Wednesday and Thursday. On April 16th, "Good Morning America" will air a segment featuring a Hedwig panel interview with Neil Patrick Harris and others. Then on Thursday, April 17 Neil will be live from GMA's Times Square studio to talk about his Hedwig role.

April 14 2014

Happy birthday, Sarah Michelle Gellar! Our Chosen One celebrates her 37th birthday today. More...
Neil Patrick Harris poses provocatively with snakes! He's doing promotion for Hedwig and the Angry Inch. (Perhaps NSFW) More...

April 12 2014

Robert Downey, Jr. gets his own Twitter account. The quick witted Avenger has joined Twitter.

April 10 2014

Christian Kane Cast in TNT's The Librarians. His character is Jake Stone, an Oklahoma oil worker with an IQ of 190 and an encyclopedic knowledge of art history.
Children of Tendu- Ep. 6: Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters. Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters guest on Jose Molina's podcast "Children of Tendu" about the job of television screenwriting. More...

April 08 2014

Charisma Carpenter to guest on 'Lost Girl' in season 5. "In "Lost Girl" Season 5, "Buffy" actress Charisma Carpenter (Cordelia Chase) is joining the fae-tastic cast as a guest star. Carpenter will be playing a character by the name of Freyja, who's well-known in mythology as the most renowned of the Norse goddesses."
Geek & Sundry adds Amber Benson's new show 'Morganville: The Series'. The digital media firm announced Monday the start of principal photography in Texas on Morganville: The Series, a web series based on the Morganville Vampires novels by Rachel Caine. Amber Benson stars as the founder of Morganville.
Enver Gjokaj to guest on "Rizzoli And Isles". He will have a multi-episode arc in Season 5.
Sony announces Drew Goddard as the director of 'Sinister Six' movie. He is also writing the film announced back in December, which will focus on the villains of the Spider-Man universe. More...
Nathan Fillion hints at a Guardians of the Galaxy role. At St. Louis Comic-Con, the actor drops a hint that he is in the film. More...

April 07 2014

Win tickets to see Jane Espenson at Genre Smash! in Los Angeles on April 15th. News about this event was posted the other day but we now have five pairs of tickets to give away. So if you're interested, send an email to whedonesque@gmail.com with the subject "Jane" and we'll pick the winners randomly tomorrow.
European premiere of 'Lust for Love' this Thursday in London. Dichen Lachman will be at the Q&A afterwards.
The SGU Podcast interviews James Marsters. The 15 minute long interview starts around the 45 minute mark of the show, they discuss Buffy, his career, his favorite books and science.
Diego Gutierrez returns to the supernatural in From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series. Joss Whedon's former assistant and the writer of Buffy's "Normal Again", has written the second episode ("Blood Runs Thick") of Robert Rodriguez's new Horror series.
(SPOILER) Dichen Lachman appears on Shameless. She appears in the post-credits scene of tonight's Shameless season finale. Link contains spoiler video, photos, and text for the Shameless season finale.

April 05 2014

D.B. Woodside 'Suits' up. The former Principal Wood will have a multi-episode arc in the fourth season of the USA series.
Chiwetel Ejiofor eyed to play villain in next James Bond movie. According to The Wrap, "multiple individuals familiar with the project" have told them that Ejiofor - our very own Operative - is a candidate for the villainous role in Bond 24.

April 04 2014

Happy Birthday Robert Downey Jr. Our favorite genius, billionaire, playboy, philanthropist turns 49.
Jane Espenson is coming to Genre Smash. The Writers Guild Foundation hosts a series of talks featuring screenwriters best known for their genre work, and Jane will be the next guest. It will be held April 15 at the NerdMelt Showroom in Los Angeles. More...

April 03 2014

ECCC14: J. August Richards panel. CBR has a panel report from J. August Richards' ECCC panel where he talked Angel and Agents of SHIELD.
Alyson Hannigan talks birthday crafting. A two-part talk-show excerpt in which she talks about her birthday, her husband's crafting skills versus her own, and the ending of that show she's been in since Willow days.

April 01 2014

Fran Kranz guests on 'Dallas'. A familiar face on this week's episode. More...

March 31 2014

(SPOILER) Cobie Smulders talks about her training for Marvel's The Avengers. Smulders talks about her role in the upcoming Captain America: Winter Soldier movie and her firearms training for Marvel's The Avengers. Small spoiler for Captain America: Winter Soldier. More...

March 29 2014

ECCC14: Eliza Dushku panel report. CBR has a report from the panel where Eliza discussed her career.
Emma Caulfield bids adieu to YouTube Vlogging. After 20 amazing months of weekly musings and advice to fans, Emma's vlog has ended.

March 28 2014

Alyson Hannigan talks Willow on 'Buffy'. On Inside the Actor's Studio James Lipton asks Alyson Hannigan if her personality is similar to the character of Willow Rosenberg. More...

March 27 2014

Watch Eliza Dushku in 'The Gable 5'. There's an interview with Eliza about the Machinima Prime pilot over at Big Shiny Robot.
Happy birthday Nathan! Our captain turns 43 today.

March 25 2014

Chris Evans says he's ready to leave acting behind after fulfilling his Marvel contract. He will make at least three more appearances as Captain America in Marvel films.
Chris Lowell launches Kickstarter campaign for film featuring Brett Dalton. Beside Still Waters is a love story to Lowell's family lakehouse in Georgia. More...

March 24 2014

Happy birthday to Alyson Hannigan. She turns 40 today. More...

March 21 2014

Ashley Johnson to star in Geek and Sundry series "Spooked". Felicia Day's web channel presents "Spooked", a comedy about a team of Paranormal investigators. Ashley Johnson is on the team, Dichen Lachman and Tom Lenk will guest star.

March 20 2014

(SPOILER) Sean Maher talks Arrow, voice work, and singing. Among other things. But the bulk of it is on his Arrow appearance last night and his personal life. The interview also confirms his previously announced Dick Grayson/Nightwing voice role as for Son of Batman. More...
(SPOILER) Amy Acker on the evolution of Root on Person Of Interest. The Angel actress speaks about her newest role as the character Root on the show Person of Interest.
Grimm renewed for 4th Season. According to Deadline Hollywood, Buffy exec. producer and Angel co-creator David Greenwalt's latest show Grimm has been picked up by NBC for a fourth season.

March 17 2014

Tom Hiddleston sings. This link, posted by Disney, has side-by-side footage of Tom Hiddleston in the booth recording a song for "The Pirate Fairy" with the finished animated sequence. There are also bits of interview with Mr. Hiddleston.

March 15 2014

Make Alan Tudyk fall down. He's skiing to raise money for Operation Smile and promises to fall down the mountain for every $10 raised.

March 14 2014

David Boreanaz to appear at Wizard World Philadelphia and Chicago. He is scheduled to attend June 20-21 in Philadelphia and August 22-23 in Chicago.
Joss Whedon and Clark Gregg featured in Marvels "Tales to Astonish" docuseries. The first episode is about the "Civil War" Marvel event.

March 12 2014

Neil Patrick Harris: Metamorphosis. Out.com has a lengthy feature on NPH -- "From Doogie to Barney to Hedwig, the shapeshifting career of Neil Patrick Harris is immune to typecasting". Also, EW has a promo video for his upcoming run as Hedwig, which begins previews on March 29 and opens on April 22.

March 11 2014

Energy Times interview with Juliet Landau. "Healthy living is integral to this actress and producerís personal life AND craft."

March 07 2014

Eliza Dushku on strong female roles, comic conventions and her charity work. She's appearing at the Toronto Comicon this weekend.
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Amy Adams, and Chris Hemsworth nominated for MTV Movie Awards. The awards air on April 13th.

March 05 2014

The Primary Instinct: A Stephen Tobolowsky Storytelling Film. Stephen Tobolowsky, who played the first Principal Flutie of Sunnydale High in the unaired Buffy pilot, wants to bring his master storytelling to the big screen in this Kickstarter project. More...

March 04 2014

Jose Molina teams up with Javier Grillo-Marxuach for Children of Tendu podcast. In the first episode, they talk about breaking into television.
Alan Tudyk Returns To Suburgatory. Alan returned to Suburgatory last week, and will reoccur in additional episodes according to IMDB. Link is a clip from last week's episode.

March 03 2014

Scarlett Johansson pregnant! Actress expecting first child with fiance Romain Dauriac. Congrats to the couple!
Nathan Fillion's favourite TV. As told to The Guardian.

March 02 2014

Tom Lenk's "13 Audition Signs That Only Actors Will Appreciate". Tom says "Here are some of my favorite signs and images from my adventures in Auditionland. Enjoy".

February 28 2014

A chat with the Master from Buffy, Mark Metcalf. Nice overview of his career with some tidbits from Buffy as well.

February 27 2014

Sarah Michelle Gellar's AMA on reddit! Started at 6pm (EST).
Michelle Trachtenberg to co-star in CBS comedy pilot 'Save the Date'. The sitcom centers on Katie (played by Maggie Lawson), "who drunkenly books a wedding venue and now is faced with the task of meeting the right man in time. Trachtenberg will play Hillary, Katie's buttoned-down, no-nonsense sister who is sharing an apartment with her."

February 25 2014

Happy birthday Alexis Denisof. He turns 48 today!

February 22 2014

Happy Birthday, Dichen Lachman! This year, Priya (Sierra) reunited with Dollhouse peeps to produce and star in the indie rom com, Lust for Love, available on iTunes and Amazon. More...
(SPOILER) Promo pics of Sean Maher in 'Arrow'. We haven't seen the end of his character, Mark Scheffer/Shrapnel.

February 21 2014

Miracle Laurie on this week's Tabletop. Miracle Laurie, Wil Wheaton, Angela Weber, and Audrey Weber play a game of "Lords of Vegas" on the latest edition of Geek & Sundry's Tabletop. More...
Homeland's Morena Baccarin joins ABC medical drama Warriors. Her character is Tory Sterling, "a soldier, psychiatrist, mother and wife who just returned to work at Walter Reed after completing a nine-month tour in Afghanistan".

February 20 2014

Happy Birthday to Tony Head. The best Watcher a Slayer could ask for turns 60 today!
Marti Noxon's "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce" is greenlit at Bravo. The show has received a 13 episode order.

« previous 100 | next 100 »

joss speaks back home back home back home back home back home