wrote an unused draft of X-Men (2000)
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Joss 'The Boss' Whedon
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[what he looks for in an actor when casting] I look for future stars; I go to the future, see who's famous and then I go back and cast them. [laughs] You know, every role is different, but you're looking for someone who understands it, will make it pop, will take it beyond where I've taken it; who will bring more to it than I imagined. Hopefully they're easy on the eyes, that'll help too, and are...
Appeared on-screen in the Jossverse for the first-time in the Angel
(1999) episode "Through the Looking Glass" as "Numfar" of the Deathwok Clan. A relative of the Host, he is routinely ordered by Lorne's mother to dance.
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 ...