Type
Scripted
Premiered
Mar. 10, 1997
Status
Completed/Ended
Runtime
60 min.
Country
USA
Network
UPN TV Network

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer

In every generation there is a Chosen One. She alone will stand against the vampires, the demons and the forces of darkness. She is the Slayer. Sarah Michelle Gellar stars as Buffy Summers. For five years Buffy slayed vampires on the WB, then for her last two seasons she went to UPN.

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Anthony HeadAnthony Head
Anthony Stewart Head (born February 20, 1954) in Camden Town, North London, England. He grew up in Hampton, ...

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Rupert Giles researched the supernatural creatures that Buffy must face, offered insights into their origins and advice on how to kill them. Giles's primary role in the series is Watcher to Buffy in her capacity as vampire Slayer; he is in the employ of the Watchers' Council, a British organization that attempts to oversee the actions of the Slayer. From youth, Giles was expected to follow the family tradition and become a Watcher, though as a teenager and young adult he rebelled, dropping out of Oxford University to experiment in dark magic and the rock music scene, until a bereavement brought him to his senses. In adulthood, his loyalty to Buffy and her group of friends costs him his job for a time. As the series progresses, Giles increasingly becomes a father figure to Buffy and her friends Willow and Xander. His encyclopedic knowledge, affinity for magic, moderate fighting skills and willingness to kill make him an asset to Buffy in her fight against the supernatural evils that plague Sunnydale, California.

He falls in love with Jenny Calendar and she is the only woman he has a relationship with. Her tragic death causes him to lose himself and seek out revenge on the monster that killed her Angel. He fails and Buffy saves him but the ordeal causes strain on their relationship for some time.



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06x06 - All The Way
Season 6, Episode 06
05x22 - The Gift
Season 5, Episode 22
07x12 - Potential
Season 7, Episode 12
06x05 - Life Serial
Season 6, Episode 05
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