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|Appear = "[[Hush]]"
 
|Appear = "[[Hush]]"
 
|Classification = [[Demon]]
 
|Classification = [[Demon]]
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|Powers = Hovering
 
|Actor =[[Doug Jones]]<br>[[Camden Toy]]<br>Don W. Lewis<br>Charlie Brumbly
 
|Actor =[[Doug Jones]]<br>[[Camden Toy]]<br>Don W. Lewis<br>Charlie Brumbly
 
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{{Quote|Can't even shout. <br> Can't even cry.<br>The Gentlemen are coming by.<br> Looking in windows,<br>knocking on doors...<br>They need to take seven<br>and they might take yours...<br>Can't call to mom.<br>Can't say a word.<br>You're gonna die screaming<br>but you won't be heard.|Girl in Buffy's dream|Hush}}
 
{{Quote|Can't even shout. <br> Can't even cry.<br>The Gentlemen are coming by.<br> Looking in windows,<br>knocking on doors...<br>They need to take seven<br>and they might take yours...<br>Can't call to mom.<br>Can't say a word.<br>You're gonna die screaming<br>but you won't be heard.|Girl in Buffy's dream|Hush}}
   
'''The Gentlemen''' were a group of [[Demon|demons]] that roam from town to town, seeking out seven human hearts they require to stay alive. They are served by a group of demonic [[Footmen|footmen]] in straight jackets.
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'''The Gentlemen''' were a group of [[Demon|demons]] that roamed from town to town, seeking out seven human hearts they require to stay alive. They were served by a group of demonic [[Footmen|footmen]] in straight jackets.
   
 
==Description==
 
==Description==
The Gentlemen are bald, pale humanoids that never speak but are always grinning maliciously through metallic teeth. They wear black suits and carry satchels with scalpels in them with which to remove the hearts they require. They do not walk, but instead float about a foot above the ground, standing perfectly straight.
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The Gentlemen were bald, pale humanoids that never spoke but were always grinning maliciously through metallic teeth. They wore black suits and carried satchels with scalpels in them with which to remove the hearts they required. They did not walk, but instead hovered about a foot above the ground, standing perfectly straight.
   
 
==History==
 
==History==
 
In 1999, a group of Gentlemen came to [[Sunnydale]]. They were defeated by the [[Slayer]], [[Buffy Summers]], with help from [[The Initiative (organization)|Initiative]] soldier [[Riley Finn]].
 
In 1999, a group of Gentlemen came to [[Sunnydale]]. They were defeated by the [[Slayer]], [[Buffy Summers]], with help from [[The Initiative (organization)|Initiative]] soldier [[Riley Finn]].
 
Circa 2004, a group of Japanese Gentlemen battled [[Tok Shinobu]] and her army of puppet ninjas.
 
 
A group of Gentlemen appeared for the convening of the dark congress.
 
   
 
==Powers==
 
==Powers==
The sound of a human voice is fatal to the Gentlemen, so upon arrival in a new town they steal the voice of every inhabitant through a magical box. This forced silence has the added benefit of none of their victims being able to scream for help as the Gentlemen cut their hearts from their still-living bodies.
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The sound of a human voice was fatal to the Gentlemen, so upon arrival in a new town they stole the voices of every inhabitant through a magical box. This forced silence had the added benefit of none of their victims were able to scream for help as the Gentlemen cut their hearts from their still-living bodies.
   
 
== Behind the Scenes ==
 
== Behind the Scenes ==

Revision as of 07:13, October 16, 2011


Can't even shout.
Can't even cry.
The Gentlemen are coming by.
Looking in windows,
knocking on doors...
They need to take seven
and they might take yours...
Can't call to mom.
Can't say a word.
You're gonna die screaming
but you won't be heard.
―Girl in Buffy's dream[src]

The Gentlemen were a group of demons that roamed from town to town, seeking out seven human hearts they require to stay alive. They were served by a group of demonic footmen in straight jackets.

Description

The Gentlemen were bald, pale humanoids that never spoke but were always grinning maliciously through metallic teeth. They wore black suits and carried satchels with scalpels in them with which to remove the hearts they required. They did not walk, but instead hovered about a foot above the ground, standing perfectly straight.

History

In 1999, a group of Gentlemen came to Sunnydale. They were defeated by the Slayer, Buffy Summers, with help from Initiative soldier Riley Finn.

Powers

The sound of a human voice was fatal to the Gentlemen, so upon arrival in a new town they stole the voices of every inhabitant through a magical box. This forced silence had the added benefit of none of their victims were able to scream for help as the Gentlemen cut their hearts from their still-living bodies.

Behind the Scenes

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