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
"Even better. I'm very listed."
11945 members | you are not logged in | 28 November 2014




Tweet







November 28 2014

Happy Birthday, Maurissa Tancharoen! The Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. co-show-runner shepherded the televised side of the Marvel universe through tumultuous twists and turns, tangled with a super-villain, and inspired women writers to unite against lupus and fight like a girl. More...

November 17 2014

One-season what-ifs: 14 TV series that should've stopped after one season. This AV Club list includes a certain Whedon show.

November 16 2014

Happy 50th birthday, Harry Lennix. Many happy returns!

October 29 2014

Happy Birthday, Tim "Renewed for a Fifth Season, Baby" Minear! The writer of some of your favorite episodes of Angel, Firefly and Dollhouse turns a glorious 51.

October 23 2014

"Goliath Is People!" - a Dollhouse essay. This essay on trust originally appeared in the "Inside Joss' Dollhouse: From Alpha to Rossum" anthology.

September 24 2014

Channeling Wonder: Fairy Tales on Television. New scholarly book which reference both Buffy and Dollhouse.

July 24 2014

Happy Birthday, Summer Glau! The Alliance removed her ability to grow old.

July 18 2014

Happy Birthday, Jed Whedon! Rock star allegedly turns 39, looks half that. Alien biotechnology suspected.

July 02 2014

Dollhouse among worst-case scenarios of computers controlling your emotions. The revelations regarding Facebook's emotional manipulation study prompts io9.com to think about science fiction warnings of computer systems manipulating human minds. Joss Whedon's Dollhouse figures in at #7.
'Negative Space in the 'House' - a Dollhouse essay. This originally appeared in the "Inside Joss' Dollhouse: From Alpha to Rossum" anthology.

June 27 2014

Top 10 most devastating TV cancellations. From the two guys who do the 'Nothing But Static' podcasts. At least four out of the 10 share Whedon-y connections.

June 05 2014

Spooked Ep. 1 Featuring Dichen Lachman, Ashley Johnson, EP Felicia Day. The first episode of Geek & Sundry's new scripted series "Spooked," features Dichen Lachman and Ashley Johnson. More...

May 22 2014

The Mind Robbers versus Buffy The Vampire Slayer. Hosts, Scott Carelli and Matt Smith (not THAT one) talk their Buffy history as well as Joss Whedon's original screenplay for the movie.

May 09 2014

'Dollhouse's Future History Machines' - an essay. This originally appeared in the "Inside Joss' Dollhouse: From Alpha to Rossum" anthology.

May 08 2014

Seven actors discuss pilot season. Brief interview with Fran Kranz with mentions of Dollhouse and Joss.

March 10 2014

In defence of Joss Whedon's Dollhouse. Den of Geek tackles criticism of the show.

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...

February 13 2014

Dollhouse premiered five years ago today. Where does the time go?

February 07 2014

Cast of "Lust for Love" on life after "Dollhouse". The cast sits down with BuzzFeed to discuss how Dollhouse, and Joss, made their new film possible.

January 29 2014

Rossum makes i09's list of 10 Bafflingly Incompetent Evil Corporations. Includes a video for a Rossum commercial I don't think I've ever seen before.

December 30 2013

Happy Birthday, Eliza Dushku! She who brought Faith and Echo to life is sharing birthday love with Gulu. Grant her wish?

December 29 2013

"Boyd Langton and the Fantasy of Trust" - a Dollhouse essay. Another essay from the "Inside Joss' Dollhouse: From Alpha to Rossum" anthology.

December 26 2013

"The Mind Doesn't Matter, It's the Body We Want" - a Dollhouse essay. This essay originally appeared in the "Inside Joss' Dollhouse: From Alpha to Rossum" anthology.

December 08 2013

Christmas Carols and chat from Reed Diamond. A Reed Diamond Christmas special podcast

December 06 2013

'Joss Whedon's Dollhouse: Confounding Purpose, Confusing Identity' out next April. The book is a collection of essays "that showcase the series' complex vision of the future". Check out the table of contents for more information on the topics. More...

November 28 2013

Happy Birthday, Maurissa Tancharoen! This year Maurissa co-show-ran Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., co-wrote the pilot, "0-8-4", "The Asset", and last night's utterly awesome "Repairs", raised Lupus awareness and money, appeared on Learning Town, released "Sigh No More"* as a music video on the Much Ado About Nothing DVD, and inspired love and devotion and song! More...

November 10 2013

"Any Body" - a Dollhouse/Kaiba essay. Find out what both shows bring to the table in terms of "identity".

October 29 2013

Happy Birthday, Tim Minear! He turns 50 today.

September 30 2013

A Dollhouse trivia question dilemna - can you remember? To get 10 cents off your order, all you have to do is know what the names are of Victor and Sierra's real personalities. However...

September 24 2013

Harry Lennix talks The Blacklist & what happened to Boyd in Dollhouse. Lennix talks about his new series The Blacklist, along with the twists in his Boyd Langton character on Dollhouse.

September 21 2013

Dollhouse reunited: Miracle Laurie and Mr. Printy. Miracle and her husband chatted to Nerdy Minds at Dragon Con and did a mini photoshoot with the original imprint chair from Dollhouse.

September 18 2013

Miracle Laurie in American Horror Story promo photo. On her Facebook page (here) she states that she is not in this AHS season ("yet"!), but this is indeed her in the promo photo.

September 05 2013

Watch the Dollhouse panel at Dragon Con 2013. It's really good. Eliza, Tahmoh and Miracle were on top form.

August 22 2013

"We're not men" - a Dollhouse essay. Lillian DeRitter writes about masculinity in Dollhouse. An essay from the "Inside Joss' Dollhouse" anthology.

August 16 2013

"Separating art from its creators". One writer/contributor in the AV Club Q&A argues that Dollhouse "can stand on its own merits" and "tends to suffer from its inclusion in, and comparison to, the list of Joss Whedon TV shows."

August 12 2013

TVLine's Ausiello auctions off tv memorabilia. Amongst the goodies are VHS review copies for 'Hush', 'Once More With Feeling' and 'Not Fade Away'. And the highly collectible Dollhouse Echo action figure (more pics of that here) and a Dollhouse promotional tshirt are up for grabs as well. All proceeds go to the Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary.

July 27 2013

The Science Channel's "Joss Weekend". This weekend the Science Channel will be airing marathons of Dollhouse and Firefly along with the Browncoats Unite special.

July 24 2013

Harry Lennix talks to io9 about Dollhouse. Lennix gives theories about what happened to Boyd at the end of the series.

July 14 2013

(SPOILER) Felicia Day guests on Kevin Smith's "Smodcast"! Kevin talks to Felicia about homeschooling, conquering the internet and her role in the new film, "Rock Jocks". Contains adult language.

June 23 2013

3 canceled shows that could do wonders for Netflix stock. Dollhouse is in their top 3! And of course Firefly gets a mention.

June 07 2013

Lensbaby talks to Much Ado director of photography Jay Hunter. The lens maker (Portland-based!) talks to Hunter and shooting Much Ado About Nothing, for which he used the company's distorting/selective focus lenses. Hunter also shot on Dollhouse.

June 04 2013

"It's Fun Being An Asshole!": an interview with Fran Kranz. From Laura Berger at Pop Matters.

May 29 2013

Dragged to the Altar. This supercut of forced marriages in sci-fi & fantasy includes Firefly & Dollhouse. More...

April 24 2013

Free Darkhorse 2 Year Anniversary comic book bundle now available. The bundle features 50 #1 issues including, BTVS Season 8 #1, Angel & Faith #1, Dollhouse #1 and Serenity: Those Left Behind #1.

April 19 2013

'Boyd Langton and the Fantasy of Trust' - a Dollhouse essay. This essay originally appeared in the 'Inside Joss' Dollhouse: From Alpha to Rossum' anthology.

April 07 2013

An interview with Miracle Laurie about working with Joss on Dollhouse. They're still raising money for her short film.

April 04 2013

"Big Damn Heroes" - A Whedonverse Tribute video. A tribute video from a fan for Whedon Month.

March 24 2013

A short interview with Miracle Laurie about her new film "Any Other Friday". She talks about being cast as Mellie in Dollhouse. There are other interviews too, including Greg Itzen (Firefly and 24) and Cristine Rose (Heroes).

March 14 2013

A very special episode of Dollhouse. The AV Club covers Dollhouse's "The Left Hand" in a feature that selects episodes that exemplify the unique properties of TV as a medium.

March 03 2013

Peggy from Mad Men invents Buffy. And then the rest of the Mad Men team ruins it.

February 28 2013

"What It Means to Mourn" - a Dollhouse essay. This originally appeared in the "Inside Joss' Dollhouse: From Alpha to Rossum" anthology.

February 14 2013

Robot Chicken season finale preview where unlike his many short-lived sci-fi series, Joss is back from the dead, and not happy about Network TV.

January 25 2013

10 TV shows that deserve a second life. Dollhouse makes an appearance on this short list. More...

December 30 2012

Happy Birthday, Eliza Dushku! She who brought us Faith and Echo aims "to bring beautiful LIGHT and LOVE to Gulu." Grant her birthday wish?

December 05 2012

Happy Birthday, Amy Acker! A true staple of the Whedonverse, Amy Acker turns 36 today.

November 24 2012

Science Channel to air Dollhouse. Today during the Fringe marathon Science Channel has been airing promos for Dollhouse and Terra Nova.

November 19 2012

Patton Oswalt on his most memorable roles. He mentions his role on Dollhouse on page 2.

November 06 2012

Mark watches Dollhouse for the first time. He's already on episode 1x03.

November 01 2012

Amy Acker on The J.V. Club Podcast! The star of Joss Whedon's, "Much Ado About Nothing" talks to Janet Varney about line dancing, paralyzing spider bites, doing odd computer commercials for Japan and more. Contains some adult language.

October 29 2012

Happy Birthday, Tim Minear! He turns 49 today. More...

October 25 2012

Where are they now? The cast of Dollhouse. With the release of the Dollhouse Season 1 DVD/Blu-ray this week in Australia, MovieHole.net has a look what the show's cast did next.

October 19 2012

Top 10 sci-fi and fantasy sidekicks. Topher gets some well deserved attention in this SFX list.

October 15 2012

Trailer for the Australian release of Dollhouse Season 1 DVD/Blu-ray. As previously announced, it will be out in Australia on the 24th of this month.
"Let the Tide Come In" - a Dollhouse essay. Originally appearing in the "Inside Joss' Dollhouse: From Alpha to Rossum" anthology, this essay looks at how Dr. Claire Saunders is "the true representation of Dollhouse's premise".

September 12 2012

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.

September 10 2012

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.

August 25 2012

Top 10 Sci-Fi Redheads. SFX list their top redheads in sci-fi and fantasy , including 3 from Whedon creations.

August 20 2012

Dollhouse Season 1 DVD/Blu-ray to finally receive Australian release. Keep October 24th free. More...

August 17 2012

Enver Gjokaj to guest star in new CBS drama, Made in Jersey. Gjokaj will play U.S. attorney Tommy Ligand. The series premieres September 28 on CBS in the U.S.

August 14 2012

Making It: Fran Kranz. Riki Lindhome (Much Ado About Nothing) talks with actor Fran Kranz (Cabin in the Woods, Dollhouse, Death of a Salesman) about auspicious beginnings, being on Broadway and dealing with disappointment.

July 29 2012

Call for papers on Dollhouse. If you like writing essays on the Whedonverse then you might be interested in writing a proposal for "Confounding Purpose, Confusing Identity: Examinations of Reality and Fantasy in Joss Whedon's Dollhouse".

July 26 2012

Dollhouse Complete Series Blu-ray on sale at Amazon UK. Dollhouse complete series on Blu-ray available on Amazon.co.uk right now for a great price of £15.97. It should be region free.

July 24 2012

31 Years of Summer. Today is our beloved psychic killer woman, Dollhouse programmer and reprogrammed Terminator's 31st birthday! More...

July 21 2012

Fran Kranz talks Dollhouse and The Cabin in the Woods. Now's your chance to find out more about a certain movie prop.

July 18 2012

Happy Birthday, Jed Whedon! He's fit a lot of awesome into just 37 years.

July 17 2012

The Whedonverse: This Is War. Another AMAZING fan video from the prolific MrMorda898. One of the presenters showed this at the 5th Slayage Conference that just wrapped up in Vancouver, Canada, to show how the various Whedonverse shows have more in common than at first glance. More...

July 15 2012

"Joss Whedon's Dollhouse: 21st Century Neo-Gothic" - an essay. "But if there is a core identity, a soul, to Dollhouse, it's a Gothic story."

July 03 2012

John Cassaday to draw "Uncanny Avengers". The "Astonishing X-Men" artist and "Dollhouse" director is returning to Marvel to draw this new book launching in October.

June 25 2012

"Mutilation Fantasies for Fun & Profit" - thoughts on Dollhouse. In which Joss' writing, misogyny, David Cronenberg and Dr Saunders and Bennett Halverson all get a look in.

June 21 2012

Culturally Fixated podcast interview with Reed Diamond. Reed Diamond talking about a variety of his shows and singing Joss' praises! More...
"Like a Boss" - an Adelle DeWitt essay. This originally appeared in the "Inside Joss' Dollhouse: From Alpha to Rossum" anthology.

June 12 2012

Felicia Day, Country Music Star. This popped up in the Geek and Sundry channel at YouTube. She has a duet with singer Jason Charles Miller, who's also lead singer for Godhead, called "Gamer Girl, Country Boy". Pretty good song, and having her playing a Rock Band guitar is a nice touch. More...

June 09 2012

Dark Horse's "Post Apocalypse" sale. Dollhouse: Epitaphs digital comics are 66% off.

June 07 2012

Dollhouse finally set to air on Australian free-to-air channel Eleven on June 11 which has taken quite some time since the initial announcement.

May 31 2012

The first draft of the Slayage 5 Conference programme is now available for preview. The conference takes place in Vancouver, Canada from July 12-15, 2012. Anyone else going?

May 15 2012

See Reed Diamond on last night's Bones season finale. He plays FBI Special Agent Hayes Flynn.

May 13 2012

Cloud Five comic features geeks attending Avengers premiere. Web comic depicts varied (though all positive) geek reactions to The Avengers' opening night. The next three strips continue the story. Minor spoiler.

May 02 2012

Joss Whedon's best and worst projects. Rolling Stone's ranking of Joss Whedon projects contains a few surprises.

April 30 2012

With The Avengers, Joss Whedon masters the Marvel Universe. An interesting profile from Wired that covers more than just The Avengers.

April 25 2012

Maurissa Tancharoen makes the top ten of women of color behind the camera. Alyssa Rosenberg lists the women whose careers you should follow.

April 20 2012

The worst heroic lead characters. Buffy and Dollhouse both mentioned in this AV Club article about the worst heroic leads in otherwise good shows.

April 19 2012

Out now - Dollhouse Volume 1: Epitaphs TPB. Written by Andrew Chambliss, Maurissa Tancharoen, and Jed Whedon - this mini-series is set during and after the apocalypse. Geeks of Doom calls the collection "a must-read a satisfying coda to a television series that ended too soon."

April 17 2012

Dichen Lachman drags Enver Gjokaj to Twitter. As in literally sitting there getting the account set up. Get in on the ground floor of followers.

April 03 2012

Felicia Day: A rising star for the Internet geek. The Washington Post profiles Felicia Day. "If you are a geek-a proud, noble reclaiming-the-word geek-then Felicia Day is your deity." Pegged to this week's launch of her new YouTube channel, Geek & Sundry.

March 30 2012

Fran Kranz talks Salesman, Cabin, Lust, and Dollhouse. As in Death of a Salesman, The Cabin in the Woods, Lust for Love, and, uh, Dollhouse.

March 18 2012

Sad Max misses Firefly during The Internet Song. In this post-apocalyptic musical by VFX artist Teague Chrystie (Fringe), Max laments the passing of the Big Damn Show and wishes it would come back. The relevant lyrics can be heard in the MP3 section of the site, during track 1, "The Internet Song". More...

March 08 2012

Redemptioncast Special - Q&A with Tim Minear. Stephanie Smith and Robin Burdge ask Tim listener-submitted questions regarding Angel (mostly), Dollhouse and Terriers. There's also some Firefly and Wonderfalls talk thrown in. Chock full o' spoilers! More...

January 27 2012

Liz Craft & Sarah Fain on The Nerdist Writers Panel! In addition to the Angel and Dollhouse writing duo, this episode also features Angela Kang (The Walking Dead, Terriers) and Liz Meriwether (creator of The New Girl). WARNING: Contains adult language. More...

January 23 2012

Jeremy Jahns reviews Dollhouse. One of the most famous YouTube reviewers make a six-minute comment on how much love he has invested in it. Holy cow!

January 21 2012

(SPOILER) Dichen Lachman talks Being Human and... Firefly? Report from a conference call in support of Being Human, so mostly about that show. Includes a brief mention of wanting to be in a scifi-western. More...

next 100 »

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