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Joss Whedon


Joss Whedon is the middle of five brothers - his younger brothers are Jed Whedon and Zack Whedon. Both his father, Tom Whedon and his grandfather, John Whedon were successful television writers. Joss' mother, Lee Stearns, was a history teacher and she also wrote novels as Lee Whedon. Whedon was raised in New York and was educated at Riverdale ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 24 wins & 42 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Avengers
The Avengers Writer
(2012)
Toy Story
Toy Story Writer
(1995)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
(1996-2003)

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 2000 Titan A.E. (screenplay)
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Other Works:

Comic Book, #DeadThings, Reese Riley, Corona Sky Productions/Dark Horse See more »

Publicity Listings:

17 Interviews | 18 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Joss 'The Boss' Whedon

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Dollhouse (2003)] I mean it's potentially the most offensive show in the history of television. And to me it's also the most pure feminist and empowering statement I ever made. See more »

Trivia:

Took him two years to finish writing Buffy comic book spin-off mini-series "Fray" with artist Karl Moline, due to his schedule with his three shows (Buffy/Angel/ Firefly) and the artist's new job at CrossGen Comics. See more »

Trademark:

Often gives his characters names that are later revealed to be their last names and/or based on an unusual abbreviation for their full name. For example: only after the character Oz had already left Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997) did the show reveal that "Oz" was an abbreviation of his full name, Daniel Osbourne; on "Angel," they did not clarify that Doyle was actually the character's last name ... See more »

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Cancer

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