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October 01

(SPOILER) Nathan Fillion's debut in tonight's episode of 'Desperate Housewives'. If you're curious about his new role, Zap2it has a video clip from the season 3 premiere.
Mal replica pistol coming from QMx. One Mal pistol just wasn't enough, so QMx is offering two. Turned out that the $250 one they originally planned was pricey for costumers and casual fans and not detailed enough for collectors, so instead they're making two models. The resin "stunt" replica is going on sale for $149.95 on Oct. 20. More...

September 30

Julie Benz talks Dexter. Which is quite convenient as the second season of the show starts tonight at 9pm/ET on Showtime.
James Marsters shares memories of his theatre days. On his offical website, they have added a section dedicated to his early years in the theatre and the plays he was in as well as the ones produced with his own company.
(SPOILER) 5 page preview of Spike:Shadow Puppets #4. The 4th and final installment of Shadow Puppets (and last Angelverse comic before After the Fall) is out this Wednesday.
Wired Goes Behind the Scenes of Robot Chicken. "Adult Swim's Low-Budget, High-Geek, Stop-Mo Hit".

September 29

The top 50 dystopian movie of all time. Serenity comes in at no. 15 on this list (drawn from IMDB and Rotten Tomatoes ratings) beating the likes of Soylent Green and Mad Max.
More Proof that Blizzard Software are fans of Firefly. I just ran across this reference to Firefly for Blizzard's new event Brewfest. More...
A Marxist reading of Firefly. This is now the 15th political ideology associated with the show. More...

September 28

OMWF at the Inwood Theater in Dallas, Texas tonight/tomorrow. Our favorite musical hits D-town tonight and tomorrow. More...
Common Rotation announce November tour dates for Paris and UK. More...
(SPOILER) Lockley Gets "Shot". Angel's Elisabeth Rohm is back on TV again - this time in the new ABC series Big Shots.
Bionic Woman scores big. Starring Mark Sheppard (Badger) and produced by BSG's David Eick, the show scored NBC's biggest midweek debut since 1999's The West Wing. Though it was beaten by Marti Noxon's new show 'Private Practice'.
Tony Head talks Buffy. There's some wonderful stuff about 'Once More With Feeling' and the screenings.
First look at the very special variant Buffy #10 cover. It's the first glimpse of Robin Balzer (the wife of the winner of Dark Horse's 'How Buffy Changed My Life' contest).
Four Serenity Screenings this Serenity Anniversary weekend. Two years and still Serenity Screenings! Two screenings to raise money for Equality now. One to raise money for Middleway House. More...
(SPOILER) Pilot Review for Moonlight. Find out how this "rip-off" of Angel turned out after David Greenwalt departed.
Southland Tales trailer now available for download. You can get in Quicktime or Windows Media Player format.
Creation Entertainment claims exclusive appearance by Nathan Fillion at Serenity Salute Convention. Creation Entertainment has sent out an email claiming that Nathan Fillion's appearance at their Serenity Salute Convention October 27-28 in LA will be his only convention appearance in the region through December. More...
(SPOILER) Bionic Woman Gets Compared to Buffy. A short paragraph compares the Slayer/Watcher dynamic to Jaime Sommers and the people who created her.

September 27

"Bones" season premiere on iTunes for free. Two of our Whedonverse favorites are back for season 3 of Bones. For a limited time, the iTunes store is offering a download of the premiere for free (USA only).
Firefly currently at no. 5 on the Hey! Nielsen rankings. This is a corporate social commmunity site set up by the Nielsen company which tracks what's popular online and claims that "your opinions not only reach millions of people via the web, but may also reach the media moguls who decide what goes on the air and on the web". More...
"Worst. Episode. Ever". 'Beer Bad' features in this "worst episode of our favourite shows" article.
San Francisco Browncoats supporting opening weekend of 'Trade'. This is a movie about modern day sex trafficking and 5% of the opening box office receipts will go to Equality Now and 3 other organisations. Click here to see the trailer and if you want to know which cities will be showing the movie this weekend, then head over to this Equality Now page.
TV Without Pity Talks to James Marsters. Television Without Pity has added interviews to its posting board where people comment on all things TV. Here's an interview with Marsters on his career, including Buffy, and why he decided to be part of Without A Trace this season.
Short Marti Noxon interview. It mentions Buffy and her new show Private Practice.
(SPOILER) Summer Glau has a New Enemy. He happens to have worked on the same show with her before. Garret Dillahunt who appeared on The 4400, has been added to the cast of The Sarah Connor Chronicles.
At long last, Serenity is Found. Serenity Found: More Unauthorized Essays on Joss Whedon's Firefly Universe, the long awaited sequel to Finding Serenity is now available in bookstores and through Amazon. More...
Buffy Alumni News. New Roles for Marsters, Brendon, Carpenter, and McNab. Not really new news but its all arranged in a nice little article. More...
"Waitress" showing at the Daytona Beach Film Festival. Now in their 5th year, the DBFF showcases standout independent and foreign movies with screenings day and night, student film awards, and panels with filmmakers for one long four-day weekend Oct. 4 - 7. Guess what's showing Saturday night at 8:30?

September 26

(SPOILER) James Marsters Has Another TV Gig. According to E's Kristin, that is. But just saying what show it is may be a spoiler...
Sequential Tart dissects Buffy season 8. "I hope it never ends" says one writer.
(SPOILER) Mercedes McNab to guest star on Supernatural. TV Guide's Ausiello has the details (as well as spoilers for other shows).
Smallville Teaser Ad uses very familiar music. Buffy fans will recognize the background music in this commercial. More...
Serenity Screening this Friday in Los Angeles. It'll be shown at Regency Fairfax Cinemas, 7907 Beverly Blvd at 11:59 p.m.
Nice video interview with David Boreanaz. Very nice interview in NYC. And David answers (sort of) the "would he wouldn't he" reprise his role in Angel.
(SPOILER) Fall TV Fan Guide. AOL television does an interesting breakdown of some of the most interesting developments in our favorite shows, including the ones that some Jossverse stars will be in and stars from other fan faves. More...
Mr. Universe appears at a Hollywood Borders Books Sept. 26th. "David Krumholtz will be signing DVDs at Borders on Sunset & Vine in Hollywood, CA. The event will take place at 7:30pm. Attendees will also have the chance to win a walk-on role on NUMB3RS!"
Mark Lutz Joins Creation's Salute to Buffy/Angel/Supernatural. Lutz will be appearing both days and joins previously announced Nicholas Brendon.
Afterellen lists what young lesbians can learn from the movies and TV. Lesson 5 is that family is important, as demonstrated by Tara and the Scooby gang. More...
Official Buy-A-Figure Day II is Sept. 26th. The second chance to show support for more BtVS/Angel figures - and to vote for what figure you would like to be produced next. More...

September 25

Casting Details for Danny Strong's 'Recount'. Kevin Spacey, Laura Dern, Denis Leary, John Hurt, and Bob Balaban star. More...
Tucker Goes From Hell Hounds to Hollywood. Cool article about Brad Kane, actor, singer, and, apparently, poised-on-the-brink-of-fame screenwriter. More...
(SPOILER) And this season's post-Buffy buzz goes to Reaper. Quite a few TV critics and journalists have been mentioning Buffy when writing about the new CW show. And you can find out for yourself what all the hype is about as Reaper premieres tonight at 9pm/ET. More...
(SPOILER) Possible casting info on Bones and small DB interview. Probably not spoilerish, but just to be safe. Season 3 premiere tomorrow night. WooHoo!!!
Ask Seth Green updated. Seth Green posts new responses to fan questions on his "Ask Seth" section of his official web site. More...

September 24

SoCal Browncoats Los Angeles Photo Scavenger Hunt on 9/29 & Shindig on 9/30. The SoCal Browncoats are proud to announce their 2nd Anniversary Serenity Release Weekend Shindig. The first half is their Firefly/Serenity themed Los Angeles Photo Scavenger Hunt on Sept 29th. The second half is a party at Sebastian’s Restaurant on Sept. 30th. Come join in the fun! More...
NBC's CHUCK Premieres tonight. Jayne fans across the globe can rejoice that Chuck, Adam Baldwin's new show starts tonight @ 8 on NBC. More...
SliceOfScifi has a poll for favorite Male Action Star. Two of our favorite Big Damn Heroes join the impressive competition. More...
The Laugh-Out-Loud Cats. Anything look familiar here?
A SFX magazine interview with Nathan Fillion. A great way to start the week.
(SPOILER) Staite of Change. GateWorld chats to Jewel about her role on Stargate Atlantis as well as her time on Firefly. More...
"Buffy Between the Lines" fan audio drama coming soon. This Joss fan audio drama, the second of its kind to be made, kicks off its premiere installment on October 6. The first, "Firefly: Old Wounds", is available for download (in six parts) at the Sonic Society page. More...
Stargate Atlantis Premiere! Friday night, September 28th. It's Jewel Staite's latest blog. "The stakes are high, everyone's in peril, major jeopardy, etc etc. You'll like it... funny seeing people go bug-eyed when they see the Captain and Kaylee downing chardonnay and eating fried shrimp." And Jewel's not pregnant. More...

September 23

(SPOILER) Advance screening of Southland Tales last night in Austin. Everyone's still confused, and some are still angry. More...
From Suburban Heroines to Serious Superchicks. Australian television's women are getting better, stronger, faster. More...
Mark Sheppard on Firefly and Battlestar Galactica. Mr. Badger Fancyhat, Esq.TM speaks at a DragonCon panel about his experiences working on Firefly and Battlestar Galactica, and has some nice things to say about Joss. More...

September 22

(SPOILER) Nick Brendon lands role on Criminal Minds. NickBrendon.com reports he starts filming this week on the CBS drama series. More...
Martin Firrell talks Nathan and HERO. Artist Martin Firrell talks about his HERO project, which features our own Big Damn Hero Nathan Fillion, in an audio interview at Student Operated Press.
Paley Center for the Media presents "Inside Robot Chicken" in Los Angeles. Creators Seth Green and Matthew Senreich will be present for the October 1st event, which includes a Q&A session. More...
(SPOILER) Jonathan's New Movie Opened Friday. Sydney White (an updating of the classic Snow White) bows in theatres today - and while it isn't winning over critics, Danny Strong's performance (as one of the "Seven Dorks") is getting some positive notices.
James Marsters US CD launch party details. Tickets go on sale Saturday the 22nd at noon eastern time. There are only a 100 tickets to the party at $250 ea.

September 21

Nicholas Brendon rated #54 on world's hottest 101 men with tattoos. Xander makes this very unlikely (but entertaining) list.
(SPOILER) Alan Tudyk On 'Shrooms, Texas and Funny Films. Interesting interview with Wash where he discusses, amongst other things, Death at a Funeral and 3:10 to Yuma (Very very mild spoilage on the two films.)
The 'Angel: After The Fall' interactive subscription experience. Time and Space Toys are offering "a special subscription of all 12 issues of the series, each with an exclusive cover with original art not available anywhere else". The first issue's cover art can be viewed here and the remaining issues will have cover art created by fans.
Charisma Carpenter to appear on 'Back to You' and 'Big Shots'. She won't be on The Apprentice after all.
Sarah Michelle Gellar's money saving tips. A cute article about how Sarah saves money.
Five years later - the anniversary of Firefly. Back on the 20th of September 2002, a new Joss Whedon show premiered on Fox. More...
(SPOILER) 'One Missed Call' trailer. Azura Skye (Cassie Newton) appears in this new j-horror remake.
"Angel's Alexis Denisof should consider himself lucky". According to Kristin at E! Online. More...
Can't Stop the Serenity Charity Screening Ann Arbor, MI Sat & Sun. Why stop at raising $113,320.87 for charity in 2007? And Atlanta, Georgia on the 30th! Also you can read the "What Are The Plans For CSTS 2008". More...
Joss Getting Credited by Sports Writers? Just thought it might be of interest.

September 20

(SPOILER) Southland Tales trailer is finally out. Check it out, courtesy of Yahoo Movies.
(SPOILER) Alan Tudyk in Halo 3! Along with Nathan Fillion. This is the introduction movie from Halo 3. More...
Christian Kane in Carrie Underwood's new video! Christian stars in Carrie's video 'So Small'.
"Tru Calling" Price Slashed! Amazon.co.uk are currently offering the R2 box set (both seasons) for the ridiculously low price of £6.97.
New Slayerlit interview: Rebecca Moesta. Another good interview on Slayerlit with Buffyverse novel writers.
(SPOILER) First look at James Marsters in 'P.S. I Love You'. The trailer for the movie has finally appeared online. So if you're curious to see what James looks like in the movie, now's your chance.
"Third Wave Feminism and Television". This 2007 collection of essays includes one titled: "Female Heterosexual Sadism: The Final Feminist Taboo in 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' and the Anita Blake Vampire Hunter Series." More...
IDW is offering Angel: After The Fall subscriptions. IDW is finally offering subscriptions to Angel: After The Fall, but only the first 6 issues.

September 19

Vincent Kartheiser's "Mad Men" Renewed. Variety reports that Mad Men has been renewed. Michael Ausiello says so too.
Hard SF in Joss Whedon's Firefly. A blogger ponders on how 'Verse engineers could have increased a planet's surface gravity.
Amber Benson's "Death's Daughter". Amber lands a three book deal with Penguin, and this will be her first release. More...
Christian Kane, Mercedes McNab, Elisabeth Rohm, Michael Muhney & Ellen Muth coming to Australia in October! The Hub Productions have just announced their fifth guest for the October 27/28 convention happening in Sydney and Melbourne. More...
"No Whedon, no problem". A comic book store owner tells Wizard Magazine about the sell out success for Buffy #6 and his hopes for IDW's Angel: After The Fall mini-series.
What's a Blucas? Interesting article about Marc Blucas, his lifelong relationship with basketball and his upcoming role in The Jane Austen Book Club. More...
Waitress DVD available for pre-ordering at Amazon. Already #1,506 in Amazon.com DVD Sales Rank.
MSN 5Top:Breakout Female Stars for Fall. Vote for Summer Glau as a breakout female star in this fall's new TV shows. MSN's 5Top page lists Summer Glau as one of the contenders for her role in "The Sarah Conner Chronicles".
YouTube video of Seth Green at Family Guy Live last Saturday. More...
Nathan Fillion to headline Creation's Serenity Salute. Fillion joins fellow crew members Glau, Tudyk, Maher, and Baccarin. More...
SMG sure is busy! AfterEllen does a quick round up of a few movies coming out with Sarah, and includes some cute pictures.
Captain Jack (Harkness) Likes to Kiss and Tell. John Barrowman of Torchwood dishes on locking lips with Alexis Denisof and James Marsters. Yowza! More...
(SPOILER) Positive Press for "Angel: After the Fall". With the release of the preview pages, Angel: After the Fall is beginning to garner the attention of the mainstream press. More...
(SPOILER) Cover art and info for Runaways #29. The fifth part of Joss' 'Dead End Kids' arc will be out in December.

September 18

Anthony Head's contribution to Paint4Poverty auction. More about the auction can be found here.
Adam Busch (Warren) in "Back to You". Adam Busch has a recurring role on the new Fox sitcom "Back to You," starring Kelsey Grammer and Patricia Heaton, which premieres Wed. Sept. 19.
(SPOILER) Adam Baldwin talks about Superman / Doomsday DVD. And he has a few nice words about browncoats.
The Ballad of Serenity on the Nintendo DS. Courtesy of a couple Browncoats at ShutdownTV. More...
Firefly features in SciFi Now's top ten sci-fi rescues. Zoe and the gang coming to save Mal in 'War Stories' comes in at no. 3 on this fun list. More...
Whedony folks on DVD this week. Stargate Season 3 (Jewel Staite!), Family Guy vol. 5 (Seth Green!), and Superman - Doomsday (Adam Baldwin, James Marsters!).
Win a pile of Buffy stuff at TFAW.com. Getting TFAW.com's newsletter? You should, and to make signing up a bit more painless they're giving away a pile of Buffy stuff this month to someone on their subscription list. Omnibuses, a statue, a signed Jo Chen print, a variant Fray issue, all 7 issues of Season 8 plus variants... I'd say that's worth an e-mail address. More...

September 17

(SPOILER) X-Books Solicitations for December. The final Joss Whedon/John Cassady issue of Astonishing X-Men wraps things up this December. More...
Buffy Memories convention in Paris. Amber Benson, Nicholas Brendon, Clare Kramer and George Jeanty are announced. ETA: Please read this comment for a clarification - Simon. More...
(SPOILER) Preview pages for 'Angel: After the Fall' #1. AICN has an exclusive look at the first 5 pages.
Desperate Housewives Special: Secrets, Lies and Suicide. Gotta start watching the show a week earlier. Imdb.com says Nathan will be in the episode that airs 9/23/2007. Imdb.com has been wrong before. But I'm not gonna risk it.
Anya and Andrew reunite on the radio! Today in fact. Tom Lenk will be the guest on the 'Dark Matters' show on Karma Air and Emma Caulfield is one of the hosts. The show kicks off at 5pm PST and can be listened to live here.

September 16

Joss talks about his favourite horror movies. There's also some great discussion about Buffy season 8 in this FEARnet video interview.
Whedon-people shows start gathering the Emmys. Dexter, Robot Chicken, and How I Met Your Mother picked up some awards at the Creative Emmy Awards last night. Personally I'm disappointed Drive didn't get the SFX award; partly because i felt it deserved it and partly because that would have been so cool...
Firefly at #27 on US DVD sales chart. It's the first time estimated sales figures have been available for the DVD. More...
Suburban Girl to go directly to dvd. Sarah Michelle Gellar's upcoming movie, Suburban Girl, will be released on dvd January 15, 2008.
James Marsters Sept. Q and A online now. This month covers advise to Spike, bacon or sausage, what does generosity mean, among others. Also there is a snippet about upcoming news on his US album launch. More...

September 15

Sarah Says Sexy Is... MSN Lifestyle asks SMG what turns her on. More...
Final day to purchase Browncoat Ball tickets. This is your last chance to sign up for the shiniest shindig of the year! More...
DirecTV delivers Julie Benz's series Dexter for free this month on the 101. If you missed the 1st season on Dexter, here's your chance to see it for free on Directv Channel 101 this month, every night starting at 8pm. Leading up to Season 2 coming in October on Showtime. More...
(SPOILER) IDW releases info and cover art for 'Angel: After The Fall' #2. This issue will be out in December.
Serenity on the big screen in Orange County, Calif. Next Wednesday, Sept. 19, Serenity will be featured in the Classic Film Series at an art/indy theater in Costa Mesa, Calif. Death at a Funeral is also showing there. Double feature anyone? :) More...
(SPOILER) Preview for Buffy Season 8 #7 is up. Preview for next episode in the Faith arc is up... what do you think?

September 14

Watch Anthony Head's short film "Amelia and Michael" online. You can also vote for it for Best Short Film in the Raindance Film Festival.
Seth Green thinks you need to leave Chris Crocker ALONE. A Soup Web exclusive on MySpace. Watch, and laugh.
(SPOILER) New extended trailer for White Noise: The Light. IESB.net has posted a new trailer for Nathan Fillion's spookyfest, White Noise: The Light, which will be available on DVD in the United States in the near future.
Gellar still CAREs. Video from CARE website following her visit to Guatemala. More...
James Marsters plays the Celtic Blues in Cardiff. Tickets for the 2 events on Nov. 17th go onsale Sept 14th. The concert will kick off the launch of his new album release in the UK & Europe. More details in the extended description. More...
Download pilot of "Chuck" (starring Adam Baldwin) from Amazon's Unbox for *free*! Downloads to your computer or straight to your TiVo. More...
Houston, TX Midnight Serenity Screenings. Friday and Saturday at the Landmark River Oaks Theatre. They might also be selling the Serenity Collector's Edition DVD like the last Landmark theater did.
Serenity DVD at number 30 on Whitcoulls New Zealand top 50 list. Serenity beats Finding Nemo and Borat at NZ's biggest bookstore chain. As voted for by New Zealand consumers. Direct link here.
This year's Salon Buffy award goes to Friday Night Lights. Following The Wire, Veronica Mars, and Battlestar Galactica, Friday Night Lights becomes the fourth show Salon graces with its Buffy award, "an annual token of [their] deep and abiding love for a relatively underappreciated TV show."

September 13

Nathan books for Serenity LA. The other day, Sean Harry indicated: "I'll be announcing a new guest very shortly. I think you'll all be very pleased." Today, Nathan's picture went up on the guest list. More...
Steve DeKnight talks about his new show 'Viva Laughlin'. It's a musical comedy drama based on the BBC series 'Viva Blackpool'.
David Boreanaz to appear on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. It's an early show so get your tickets now before they are gone. More...
What is The Office about? Blogger Wax Banks (previously featured on Whedonesque) discusses what "The Office" is really about - comparing it to Buffy's exploration and creation of family units. More...
(SPOILER) Dark Horse release info and cover art for Buffy #9. Two very different covers. One is very striking, the other well it's just plain hilarious. More...
Buffy Art Auction over at Girl-Wonder.org. It's the original cover line art from Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Tales of the Slayers, drawn by comics superstar and Heroes flagship artist Tim Sale. (Scroll down to see the art). More...
HalloWhedon Hootenanny happening at SiliCon in San Jose - Saturday, October 6th. The Silicon Gulch (San Jose) Browncoats are hosting Silicon's first ever SiliCon Masquerade Ball! This big event is an all things Whedon-themed ball covering Buffy, Angel, Firefly and more! AND you can get a special price just for fans if you register through this site! Since the the Silicon Gulch Browncoats are hosting this event, you know it's going to be a rip roarin' good time. Hope to see you there! More...
Elizabeth Rohm to appear in Auckland, NZ for the Armageddon Pulp Expo. Elizabeth Rohm is slated to appear in Auckland, New Zealand for the annual Armageddon Pulp Expo, October 20-22. Elizabeth will be on a panel at 2pm, Monday October 22nd, and will be available at various times throughout the event for autographs and photos.

September 12

(SPOILER) Clip of Alyson Hannigan on Conan O'Brien. AH discusses pogo sticks, Halloween, and the upcoming season of How I Met Your Mother. More...
Quotes needed! Whedonesque needs your help. The quotes section that appears on the top right of the page is going to get updated with dialogue from Astonishing X-Men, Runaways, Sugarshock, Those Left Behind and Buffy Season 8. So there's a handy thread over at our .org sister site for you to post your favourite lines from those comic books.
Pink Raygun counts down the top 100 Femmes of Genre Film and Television. The Buffster, Willow, and the women of Firefly all make the list, with the highest honors (amongst the Whedonverse) going to the women of Firefly. More...
Seth Green interview with The AV Club. Talks briefly about Oz and what led to his departure from the show.
Charisma Carpenter to appear on "The Apprentice". TV Guide has the scoop.
End of an Era - Buffy no longer on F/X weekdays. Sigh... More...
Southland Tales official one-sheet is out. It includes a nice picture of SMG. More...
James Marsters cameos as Ted Bundy in new TV movie. In a message from his manager, mentions the cameo appearance as the serial killer in "Chasing the Devil", according to IMDB it will be on the cable channel Lifetime in 2008. More...
Some DVD release details and cover for Nathan Fillion's "Waitress". Just in time for Halloween, which might have something to do with pies after all. More...
(SPOILER) Sneak peek at Runaways #28. No Joss dialogue but pretty pictures to look at, so it's made of half the win. This issue will be out on October 10th.

September 11

Extensive and illustrated Dragon*Con 2007 report. girlpire's report is once again replete with accounts of panels, pics, and videos. Here are direct links to parts two and three. More...
Amber Benson to appear at FPI comic book shops in Great Britain. She'll be up and down the country this month to promote her new movie "Lovers, Liars & Lunatics". More...
An Interview with Marti Noxon. Jackal continues his excellent series of interviews with people we know. Marti looks back at Buffy, and forward in her career.
Bones Season 2 DVD out today. Our favorite FBI agent and forensic anthropologist hit DVD shelves. More...
Anthony Stewart Head Leads Repo. Tony takes the lead role in this horror musical. More...
(SPOILER) Brian Lynch interview @ Westfield Comics about Angel: After the Fall. Some slight spoilage, but nothing huge. More...
(SPOILER) Faith-er, Buffy #6 Makes the iFanboy Pick of the Week podcast. Very mild spoilers, nothing of major importance, but I'll mark it anyway. The first portion of the podcast is all about Buffy.

September 10

The Story of "Ripper". Following last weeks article on the Buffy Spin-off's that never were, DigitalSpy now take a closer look at "Ripper", tracing its development from the start.
(SPOILER) Desperate Housewives creator talks about Joss and Nathan. Marc Cherry thinks Nathan is "one of the nicest guys in the world" and says that he's been watching Joss' career for years (the article is spoilerish for the upcoming season).
Message from James Marsters on his official sites. James posts a message of thanks to fans who attended Dragoncon. More...
'3:10 to Yuma' steams to the top of the Box Office. The film co-starring Alan Tudyk took in 14.1 million to put it in the #1 spot for the weekend.

September 09

Sarah Michelle Gellar is Front and Center at New York's Fashion Week. Since it's a slow Sunday, here's a link to SMG looking pretty (as usual) at a fancy-schmancy fashion show.
(SPOILER) Loathing the 'Land? What starts out as a review of an "almost final cut" of SMG's Southland Tales... ends up being a fascinating glimpse of its long journey to the screen. (Thanks to AICN and Moriarty for the tip.)
Hart on her sleeve. Angie Hart, lead singer of Splendid and Buffy the Vampire Slayer & Firefly guest star, discusses her new solo album "Grounded Bird"... as well as working with Joss Whedon and her friendship with Joss' wife, Kai Cole. More...
Shawna Trpcic invites us to tune in for K-Ville. Next Monday, 17 Sept, Fox will be premiering K-Ville, a post-Katrina cop drama featuring costumes by our very own Shawna Trpcic. More...
Runaways Saga to become available as an audio book. This covers the first forty-two issues of Runaways, as written of course by current Buffy season 8 writer Brian K. Vaughan, and leading into Joss' run. Commence fantasy casting... now! More...

September 08

Felicia Day's hilarious online series continues with The Guild #3. Link to The Guild's Homepage if you missed the first two episodes. Really entertaining. More...

September 07

Possession trailer. The trailer for Sarah Michelle Gellar's upcoming movie Possession, formerly called Addicted. More...
What show do college students miss most? MediaWeek's Marc Berman finds out. More...
(SPOILER) Hatchet opens today - UGO interview w/Mercedes McNab. Link says it all - McNab's feature horror film Hatchet opens today. Interview is slightly spoilery if you're sensitive to such things.
GOP front runner or Buffy villain? You decide. AMERICAblog notes a certain similarity between Senator Fred Thompson and a popular Buffy monster.
Buffy Makes TIME Magazine's list of the "100 Best TV Shows of All-TIME". James Poniewozik's list of the top 100 (in no particular order) doesn't contain any other Whedon shows, but Buffy gets a great write-up and clip.
Firefly $19.99 at Amazon.com today. It is the Gold Box Deal of the Day.
Browncoat Ball hits SCI FI Wire. It's not even an article, more of a blurb. But, still, good place to get PR to serve as a reminder that the 15 September registration deadline for the event is fast approaching.
Alyson Hannigan set to chat with Conan O'Brien on 9/10. Two redheads, one fifteen* minute segment -- More...
Dec 7th L.A. Singalong Tickets on Sale. L.A.'s Landmark 'NuArt' Theatre has Friday, December 7th @ midnight 'Buffy Sing-a-Long' tickets for sale. More...
Joss interviews Brian K. Vaughan. Which character, other than Faith, does Brian love? Which Scooby and Runaway would he team up? Click and witness this shameless display of graphic nerdity.
Serenity is "one of the best modern Westerns". That's according to Cinema Blend who place the movie at no. 5 in their list of top modern Westerns.

September 06

Live in the Dallas/Forth Worth Area? Be an extra in Nick Brendon's Movie. Blood on the Highway needs extras this Friday. More...
Recording of the Marsters, Landau, Rohm and Feinberg Q&A from Dragon*Con. A live recording of the Sept 1st panel at Dragon*Con 2007 brought to you by the podcast Upside Down and Halfway to Happyland.
(SPOILER) For the discussion of Buffy #6. So was it five by five? Tell us what you thought of Brian K. Vaughan's Buffy debut. And hey how about that panel on the second last page? More...
Joss discusses Buffy season 8 and more. Cool as anything audio interview with him over at Vampires & Slayers.
Faith The Vampire Slayer Makes Her 'Season 8' Debut Today!! Hercules at aintitcool.com reminds us about the sixth issue of Buffy: season 8.
(SPOILER) A glowing review for Nick Brendon's horror movie 'Unholy'. The DVD came out on release in the States this week (minor plot spoilers in the article). More...
Five days of 'Serenity' in Portland. The free weekly showings of Firefly might be over now, but the Mission Theater opts to keep Serenity around for a bit longer, for a run of $3 late-night showings. More...
Vote Serenity for Best Sci-Fi movie! Movies.com is currently accepting votes from their readers for their Second Annual Readers Poll. Go on over and vote Serenity for best sci-fi movie!
Is the cancelled Serenity lunchbox back on? In a revelation from the Portland Mission Serenity screening last night, it seems that the canceled lunchbox may have become uncanceled.
Sugarshock Issue No. 2 is now online. The link is to the easier to read, full-page version of the online book. To go to the Dark Horse Presents myspace page, which contains Sugarshock as well as other items on offer, click here. And if you missed the first part of Sugarshock, then it can be found here.
Very brief mention of J Michael Straczynski's interest to work with Joss. J Michael Straczynski(JMS), creator of Babylon 5, in response to a forum question, expressed interest in working with Joss. Relevant Quote: " I think Joss is a terrific writer and I'd love to work with him sometime on something." More...

September 05

Michelle Trachtenberg wraps filming on The Circuit. Michelle plays a stock car driver who races against her father. More...
(SPOILER) Panel from Angel: After the Fall. Brian Lynch has posted a panel from Angel: After the Fall on his Myspace blog.
Bronzers Reunion; PBPs Almost Revisited. Some fans trying to recapture the atmosphere of the Posting Board Parties. More...
Seth Green on Adam Carolla. Seth Green, everyone's favorte werewolf on "Buffy", was on Adam Carolla's morning show on KLSX in Los Angeles. He plugs the new season of "Robot Chicken", and the Season 2 DVD set. The show's available on iTunes, but this page is where you can get it directly for all mp3 players.
An untitled Firefly proposal. Fancy finding out what Chris Roberson came up with for a Firefly novel that never happened? Then read on.
(SPOILER) Faith-Tested, Whedon-Approved. New article about Season 8 and the Faith arc from MTV.
Angel After The Fall #1 available for pre-order at TFAW.com.
Marsters May Return For More ‘Torchwood.’ James tells fans at Dragon*Con in Atlanta that his one-time appearance on the "Doctor Who" spinoff might not be one time after all.
Official Serenity 'Kicker Of Asses' T-Shirt. I don't remember donkeys being in Serenity.
Nicholas Brendon to appear at Supanova, Sydney. Nicholas Brendon confirmed for Supanova in Sydney: Oct 12-14. More...
TWoP interviews Julie Benz. Mr. Stupidhead asks not-so-stupid questions of Ms. Benz, mostly concerning Dexter, though her old vampire gigs are mentioned. More...
A tale of two Captains - or if Mal met Jack. Torchwood writers answer that age old question of what would happen if Captain Jack Harkness was aboard Serenity. All that and lots of love for Joss shows as well.
Master P, Seth Green developing hip-hop RPG. "Curious pairing of rapper-turned-real estate mogul and Robot Chicken star are aiming to release a music-industry-themed game in 2009." More...
The Man in the Light Gray Flannel Suit. Vincent Kartheiser speaks about "Mad Men" as well as his experience on "Angel" (page 2).
iTom: I'm On Firefly. Back when we finally got Tom Smith to watch Firefly, he was inspired to write a filk about the characters. He finally got a good recording of it and posted it as this week's free iTom song.

September 04

(SPOILER) Scenes from the Southland. The fine folks at TwitchFilm.net whet our appetites with some glimpses from SMG's Southland Tales, (theoretically coming to a theatre near you Nov. 9th.) Warning : potty-mouths abound. (Thanks to Quint at AICN for the original tip.)
Big Damn Zine, August 2007 Issue Now Available. Check it out for coverage of the Browncoat Ball and an interview with Martin Firrell, who talks about the relationship between Serenity and Hero, his current public art project with Nathan Fillion. More...
Seth Green's Robot Chicken Season 2 DVD out today. Between that and the "The Office" its a very Whedonesque Tuesday. More...
'The Office' Season 3 DVD out on sale today. It contains the Joss Whedon directed episode 'Business School' and an interview with him as well. More...
Danny Strong and Adam Busch on stage together Saturday. Blog entry at Common Rotation's MySpace page says that Danny Strong (Jonathan) and Adam Busch (Warren) will be performing together with other folks in a play this Saturday at M Bar in Hollywood, prior to a performance by Common Rotation, the band Mr. Busch fronts with Eric Kufs.
Pics of the Buffyverse cast at Dragon*Con. If you didn't get to go at the weekend, now's your chance to gaze at some lovely pics of James Marsters, Elisabeth Rohm, Ken Feinberg and Juliet Landau (courtesy of RavenU). More...
(SPOILER) Slayer 101 - Gotta have Faith. Wizard Magazine brings us up to speed on Faith's past and drops some hints for her upcoming arc in Buffy season 8.
(SPOILER) Anthony Head mentioned in the UK's The Daily Mirror. The article features the shows he's guest starring in.

September 03

Nathan and Mike Rowe = BFF? Skimming through the "Dirty Jobs" message boards at discovery.com and in the response to whether Mike Rowe would be interested in a charity screening of the show a la "Serenity," host Mike Rowe revealed a 'versy connection. More...
Serenity Collector's Edition DVD review from Chud. The new Serenity DVD gets a nice review from Chud.
The Life and Times of a Firefly Class Mechanic. Something Awful has a fun article in Front Page News.
Mark Sheppard's Bionic Woman Not Available on iTunes. Or any NBC show next season for that matter, due to an ongoing dispute between Apple and NBC. Shows affected include "Heroes", "The Office", "Psych", "30 Rock" and "Battlestar Galactica". More...
Serenity Screenings in September 2007. Screenings noticed so far in Oregon, Michigan, Texas, California, Indiana. More...
Next summer's big action movie? Featuring a character we already know, someone we never get tied of watching... A cute webcomic from xkcd. Joss and Universal, take note.
Juliet Landau's official website now open. This weekend Juliet mentioned the launch of her new site, she is selling items on the site to raise money to help fund her own independent projects.

September 02

Mingo as bad guy on TV. Did anyone catch the closing credits on "Who Wants To Be a Superhero"? Yan Feldman is completely covered up as Dr. Dark and I didn't even recognise his voice, but I just caught his name flashed on the credits. The link is a video and would have to fast forward to the credits if you don't want to watch the whole thing.
(SPOILER) New James Marsters photos on the set of Without A Trace. Here's some pics of James on the set of Without A Trace looking great as always :D.
Angel gets two mentions in The Onion's A.V. Club this week. In an article about the upcoming Fall TV lineup, AtS gets mentioned in the review of Moonlight and Women's Murder Club.
Sales figures for the Serenity Collector's Edition DVD. According to The Numbers website, the DVD debuted at no. 25 on their sales chart and sold an estimated 32,396 copies. For its first week of release, it made approximately $580,429. More...
The Buffy Spin-Off Legacy. DigitalSpy.com have a nice little article on the whole spin-off debacle over the years. "As the ageless vampire Spike, James Marsters will soon need to be sucking up some Botox rather than blood if he is to wait much longer before reprising his iconic role".
Jewel's latest blog: Blondes have more fun. She'd do more Firefly/Serenity "in a heartbeat". But we all knew that, right? Then why do people keep asking her that?
Toyfare's Best 100 Toys of the Decade. The Buffy/Angel Palz line comes in at number 97 and the 'Graduation Day' Buffy figure is at number 41, getting praised as "simply the best Buffy figure ever". More...
Where's the Buffster? Time magazine looks at web traffic to fan fiction sites and finds the main archives rank within the top 200 Internet websites. More...

September 01

The 27-Percenters by Empire Magazine. A theory explaining the people who make a film 27% better just by appearing in it. They mention Nathan Fillion while someone in the comments section suggests Chewetel Ejiofor. More...
Seth Green on Leno Tonight. Seth Green is on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno tonight.



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