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Front Row Special on Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Naomi Alderman explores the creative legacy of cult TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, with help from Joss Whedon, Anthony Head, Neil Gaiman, Rhianna Pratchett and other fans.

With Naomi Alderman.

The last episode of cult TV series Buffy The Vampire Slayer was broadcast in Britain ten years ago. At the time, Naomi believed that the show would lead to the creation of a host of other strong and complex female leads - who would inspire young women in the same way Buffy had inspired her. So where are all the "daughters of Buffy"? Naomi explores Buffy's legacy with the help of Buffy's creator Joss Whedon, and with actor Anthony Head, writers Neil Gaiman and Rhianna Pratchett, TV executives Jane Root and Susanne Daniels, and mega-fans Blake Harrison and Bim Adewunmi.

Producer: Rebecca Nicholson.

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30 minutes

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Boxing Day 2013 19:15

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Buffy the Vampire Slayer is on Syfy, from 6th January  weekdays at 5pm.

 

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Role Contributor
Presenter Naomi Alderman
Interviewed Guest Joss Whedon
Interviewed Guest Anthony Head
Interviewed Guest Neil Gaiman
Interviewed Guest Rhianna Pratchett
Interviewed Guest Jane Root
Interviewed Guest Susanne Daniels
Interviewed Guest Blake Harrison
Interviewed Guest Bim Adewumni
Producer Rebecca Nicholson

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