She describes the deaths of three beloved characters on Angel - Darla, Fred, and Cordelia - and how their deaths were linked to pregnancy. Linsday expresses particular upset over the death of Cordelia, which was caused by the gestation and birth of the demonic entity named Jasmine. This story arc seemed to erase all the character development and emotional depth that Cordy nickname for Cordelia had produced over the course of six seasons of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel combined. This article was an emotionally moving piece and one that got me thinking about how women are treated in the Whedonverse, particularly in Buffy and Angel.
Whatever Happened to the Hot Girls of ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’?
The Monstrous Women of Buffy and Angel Part I: Nina & Veruca
Since it first aired in , and now over 20 years later, Buffy the Vampire Slayer is still considered one of the best television series of the last several decades. It was celebrated as a genre-pushing teen series with heartfelt drama, clever dialogue, and innovative storytelling. It deftly blended special effects with practical magic on a shoestring budget, but never came to rely on cheap camera tricks or thrills to appeal to its fanbase. While crazy storylines may have been happening on screen, behind the scenes was just as entertaining.
Lucky for Buffy, she always had a little help from her friends. And lucky for us, most of her friends were played by some of the hottest actresses to ever grace the small screen. Caulfield was originally hired for a guest spot on the show, but she later landed a series regular gig after impressing Whedon and crew with her comedic timing and dramatic skills as the ever out of place Anya.
After being spotted by an agent at the age of four in New York City , she made her acting debut in the made-for-television film An Invasion of Privacy Gellar received widespread recognition for her portrayal of Buffy Summers on the WB drama series Buffy the Vampire Slayer — , which earned her five Teen Choice Awards and a Golden Globe Award nomination, and became recognized as one of the greatest female characters in U. In , Gellar, along with Galit Laibow and Greg Fleishman, founded Foodstirs , a food crafting brand and e-commerce startup selling baking kits,  and in , she released her own cookbook , Stirring Up Fun with Food. Gellar was born on Long Island, New York. I'm not being deliberately evasive about him, it's just that there's so little to say.