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July 23 2014

5 nackte Fakten uber... Joss Whedon. On German website www.moviepilot.de.

August 15 2013

Sophia McDougal hates strong female characters. Here's why. "What do I want instead of a Strong Female Character? I want a male:female character ratio of 1:1 instead of 3:1 on our screens. I want a wealth of complex female protagonists who can be either strong or weak or both or neither, because they are more than strength or weakness."

June 11 2012

Sci-fi films with a true-to-life portrayal of women are all too rare, says Emily Jupp. Guess who the author uses as examples of the obligatory strong female characters?

November 28 2011

Avengers Ass-emble! A role-reversing parody of the recently-released promo image that continues the promotional theme of male power and female sexuality. More...

October 12 2010

Big Damn Heroines or Female Stereotypes? Overthinkingit's flowchart of female character stereotypes has a few familiar faces. More...

September 04 2010

Women Want More Shows Like Buffy. Today show segment on "What Women Want" from television characters. Buffy used as prime example of a strong female lead. More...

January 27 2008

From buff to 'Buffy'. Tagline: Girls with guns and goofy geeks are teaming up to redefine the action hero. More...

October 11 2007

"Grey's Anatomy" Creator / Exec. Producer Shonda Rhimes Cites "Buffy" Influence. Joss' seminal series featuring our favorite butt-kicking blonde heroine was apparently an important influence in the creation of Rhimes' own strong female characters and the overall structure of her storytelling. More...

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