Five of Joss' most Whedonesque characters
The quip-happy teen do-gooder who started it all, played by Sarah Michelle Gellar.
"People to see, demons to kill."
Former mean girl and Buffy foil turned compassionate seer on the spin-off show, Angel
"Actually, I'm feeling superior because I have an arrow pointed at your jugular. And the irony of using a phallic-shaped weapon...not lost on me."
Supervillain antihero of Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog
, played by Neil Patrick Harris.
"The world is a mess, and I just need to rule it."
The troubled young psychic assassin among the space outlaws of Firefly
"I can kill you with my brain."
Buffy's sexy British nemesis/one-time lover. The kind of vampire who likes his women intelligent and complex.
"I may be love's bitch, but at least I'm man enough to admit it."