Slayers & Vampires: The Complete Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of Buffy & Angel is a reference book on Buffy Studies. Written by Edward Gross and Mark A. Altman, it was published by Tor Books on September 26, 2017.
Synopsis[edit | edit source]
From the bestselling authors of the critically acclaimed two-volume series The Fifty-Year Mission, comes Slayers & Vampires: The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of Buffy The Vampire Slayer & Angel.
Two decades after its groundbreaking debut, millions of fans worldwide remain enthralled with the incredible exploits of Joss Whedon's Buffy Summers, the slayer and feminist icon who saved the world… a lot; as well as Angel, the tortured vampire with a soul who fought against the apocalyptic forces of evil.
Now, go behind-the-scenes of these legendary series that ushered in the new Golden Age of Television, with the candid recollections of writers, creators, executives, programmers, critics and cast members. Together they unveil the oftentimes shocking true story of how a failed motion picture became an acclaimed cult television series, how that show became a pawn between two networks, and the spin-off series that was as engaging as everything that came before.
The authors talked to almost 100 writers, producers, directors, filmmakers, sociologists and stars from Buffy The Vampire Slayer and Angel in new and vintage interviews from their personal archives, among them:
- Joss Whedon
- Guillermo del Toro
- Felicia Day
- Anthony Stewart Head
- Charisma Carpenter
- James Marsters
- David Boreanaz
- Amy Acker
- J. August Richards
- Eliza Dushku
- Christian Kane
- Julie Benz
- And More!
Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]
- In addition to the hardcover, the book was also available as an e-book, as well in digital audiobook and CD formats, unabridged and read by James Patrick Cronin with Julie McKay.
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References[edit | edit source]
- "Slayers & Vampires: The Complete Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History Of Buffy & Angel". Macmillan. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
- "Slayers & Vampires: The Complete Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of Buffy & Angel". Amazon.com. Retrieved May 15, 2020.