Why Buffy Animated never happened


Apparently there was talk of developing an animated version ofBuffy the Vampire Slayer, but Whedon and his creative team couldn’t get anyone to buy the project, citing the need for a male character as a lead. Whedon called the project his “Simpsons version of Buffy,” of which the writing team wrote seven scripts. (X)

citing the need for a male character as a lead”

"citing the need for a male character as a lead”

WHAT THE FUCK

(Source: whedonesque, via fuckyeahjosswhedon)

  1. patched-heart reblogged this from whedonesque and added:
    buncha misogynists up in western animation! booo
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  4. librarian-in-waiting reblogged this from fuckyeahjosswhedon and added:
    Sadly, the fact that they couldn’t get this made without a male lead doesn’t even surprise me. It does depress me though...
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  6. misterkevo reblogged this from whedonesque and added:
    fascinating factoids about The Avengers and Joss in there as well.
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    "Whedon comments on the writing of dialogue for The Avengers, saying that writing for Tony Stark was easy once he’d...
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    clicked the link Wasp was in the early draft Wasp was in the early draft WASP WAS IN THE EARLY DRAFT
  15. cesiasaurus reblogged this from fuckyeahjosswhedon and added:
    “citing the need for a male character as a lead” "citing the need for a male character as a lead” WHAT THE FUCK
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  18. this-too-too-sullied-flesh reblogged this from fuckyeahjosswhedon and added:
    for those of you who’ve never seen it:
  19. creepywaffles reblogged this from fuckyeahjosswhedon and added:
    Ugh, that’s exactly why it needed to happen! (bolding mine)
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