Writer, "Runaways", Marvel Comics, (2007)
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Joss 'The Boss' Whedon
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[on how he approaches the season finales of his shows] I've always approached every season that way. Firefly
(2002) was the one time I really got the rug pulled out from under me. But every season of [Buffy the Vampire Slayer
(1997)], except that time I got a two-year pickup from UPN, we ended the show as though we were not coming back. Or with the thought that if we did not come back, we would ...
Lived in the UK for three years, from 1980-2, attending Winchester College in Hampshire, where he took his A levels. The character of Rupert Giles is mistakenly thought to be based on a history teacher there, Dr. Peter Cramer. Dr. Cramer's arrival at the College post-dates Whedon's departure. The character was named in tribute to his House Matron: Barbara Giles.
Kills off characters who are among his most popular, to keep his audiences surprised.