The vampire Angelus, now known as Angel, has a human soul, but committed terrible crimes in the past. Seeking forgiveness and trying to redeem himself, he moves from Sunnydale (and a relationship with Buffy Summers, of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer") to Los Angeles.
Last Episode05x22 Not Fade Away Aired: May. 19, 2004
In the series finale, Angel and the gang prepare for the fight of their lives as they prepare to take on the entire organization of The Circle …
Series Fun Facts
- While in BTVS almost all characters singing are in tune, in ATS a common gag is they are horrible singers (Boreanaz and Carpenter are completely tone-deaf).
- In total, eighteen actors from Buffy the Vampire Slayer reprised their roles on Angel: Sarah Michelle Gellar (Buffy Summers), David Boreanaz (Angel), Alyson Hannigan (Willow Rosenberg),
[show]In total, eighteen actors from Buffy the Vampire Slayer reprised their roles on Angel: Sarah Michelle Gellar (Buffy Summers), David Boreanaz (Angel), Alyson Hannigan (Willow Rosenberg), Charisma Carpenter (Cordelia Chase), Seth Green (Daniel "Oz" Osbourne), James Marsters (Spike), Alexis Denisof (Wesley Wyndham-Pryce), Julie Benz (Darla), Juliet Landau (Drusilla), Eliza Dushku (Faith Lehane), Mark Metcalf (Master Heinrich Joseph), Tom Lenk (Andrew Wells), Mercedes McNab (Harmony Kendall), Alastair Duncan (Watcher Collins), Jeff Ricketts (Watcher Weatherby), Kevin Owers (Watcher Smith), Julia Lee (Joan/Chanterelle/Lily/Anne Steele) and Zitto Kazann (Gypsy Man). Kal Penn and Andy Hallett appeared on both shows but were not playing the same characters. No character that originated on "Angel" ever appeared on "Buffy".
- The character "Gunn" was named after with the brothers James Gunn and Sean Gunn with whom Joss Whedon had worked previously.