Episode Sixteen: Much Ado About Something

It’s #WhedonverseWednesday and this week, we’re going highbrow. I’m joined by David Whitney to discuss Joss Whedon’s film of Much Ado About Nothing. Can you really make a movie in your house over 12 days?

GUESTS

You can check out Dave’s cosplay on Facebook at Aces ‘N’ Armor Cosplay, or follow him on Twitter at @DWhit3187, or on Instagram at @acesnarmor.

further reading

The Making of Joss Whedon’s ‘Much Ado About Nothing’

Joss Whedon on the ‘No Brainer’ of Modernizing Much Ado About Nothing 

Much Ado About Nothing: Modernising Shakespeare 

Joss Whedon: Meet the Filmmaker  

Joss Whedon, Amy Acker, Alexis Denishof: Meet the Filmmakers  

news from the whedonverse

Jewel Staite will appear at LFCC in London in July.

Felicia Day returns to MCM London in May.

 

Episode Eleven: Future Slayers

It’s #WhedonverseWednesday, and this week, we’re talking about Joss’s first foray into creating comics. Fray tells the story of a Slayer in the distant future. I’m joined by Keith Bloomfield to discuss the comic series and it’s correlation to Whedon’s later work.

guest links

Keith Bloomfield is a filmmaker, movie buff and comic collector. Follow him on Twitter @hardluck_hotel.

Further reading

Looking back at Joss Whedon’s Fray.

Buy the graphic novel.

news from the whedonverse

Lindsay Lohan Campaigns for the Role of Batgirl on Twitter.

Juliet Landau announced for Wales Comic Con.

Episode Nine: My Hat Has A Cow

It’s #WhedonverseWednesday and it’s time to get stylish. This week I’m joined by blogger, YouTube sensation and digital content guru, Emily Jayne Hallsworth. In a past life, Emily once wrote a blog for Syfy about the style of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, so there was really only one topic we could discuss for this episode. Emily and I talked the best, worst and most iconic outfits from the series, and what they told us about the characters.

Here’s the outfits we discussed in detail. Click the images to see them in full.

Xander - Mushroom shirt
Tara and Willow - Once More With Feeling
Spike in blue
Willow Season 4
Tara - Season 6 Promo
Spike - season 7 hair
Willow - Doppelgangland
Promo 1
Once More With Feeling
Joyce - Band Candy
Dawn - The Gift
Buffy Season 6 hair
Glory
Darla - school uniform
Buffy Season 4
Drusilla
Buffybot
Buffy - Welcome to the Hellmouth
Buffy - Restless
Buffy - I Robot You Jane
Buffy - blue slow mo coat
Buffy - red leather pants
Buffy - Graduation Day
Anya - Once More With Feeling
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Buffy - giraffe pants
Buffy - Double Meat Palace
Guest links

Read Emily’s excellent style and lifestyle blog at Never Wears Black, tweet at her about her Buffy replica coat @neverwearsblack, see her colourful outfits on Instagram @neverwearsblack, and watch her weekly vlogs on her YouTube channel.

Further reading

15 of Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s Greatest Fashion Moments.

23 Of The Most Buffy Outfits Buffy Ever Wore.

17 ‘Buffy The Vampire Slayer’ Outfits That Are Completely Outdated & Wonderfully ’90s.

16 Photos That Prove The Cast Of Buffy Wore The Worst Outfits.

Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s Lessons in Sass and Style.

18 Fashion Lessons from ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’.

Hot Topic’s Slayer inspired items are still largely available, with lots on sale!

news from the whedonverse

Joining Mark Sheppard and James Marsters at Wales Comic Con in April? Marc Blucas, or as we know him, Riley.