Five by Five
When do you go from banning/blocking someone on your websites to having a judge do it for you? Buffy the Vampire Slayer
and How I Met Your Mother
star Alyson Hannigan
had that decided in court this week after receiving threats online.
It Came From Outer Space
A lot of people don't even know that
Welsey Wyndam-Pryce Alexis Denisof was in The Avengers. But oh, he was. He played "The Other" in the first of The Avengers' post-feature scenes, but it was hard to tell it was him underneath the layers of intense alien costuming. Seeing as we always love us some Denisof, we were psyched to see he'd opened up to the press about his role in the film.
is well known for re-using his favorite actors in multiple projects. We've seen crossover between Buffy the Vampire Slayer
, Doctor Horrible
, and most recently, The Cabin in the Woods
(plus lots more). But what we were really hoping for was one of those oft-used actors to wind up in Marvel's The Avengers
. Well, it's happened. We'll narrow it down for you, this particular actor was on Buffy
but Whedon has used the person elsewhere, too...
This Exists... Because of A Lady
We brought you details yesterday
of the breaking news that Joss Whedon
had somehow found the time to film an adaptation of Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing
even though he'd be occupied making The Avengers
film for Marvel. We here at The Mary Sue suspected he was in possession of a Time Turner but it seems as though we have Whedon's generous wife to thank for his extra time. Read on for all the details, information from the cast and the first set photos!
Some filmmakers shoot silly behind-the-scenes footage while they're making a blockbuster movie. Joss Whedon adapted a Shakespeare play into a feature film
with a bunch of old friends while shooting The Avengers
and announced it by having one of said friends -- Nathan Fillion
-- link to it in a Tweet
. And that is how Joss Whedon's Much Ado About Nothing
came to exist. Guys, this kind of thing isn't even supposed to be possible in this day and age, so Joss Whedon is a magician