Buffy the Vampire Slayer is an American supernatural drama television series created by Joss Whedon under his production tag, Mutant Enemy Productions, with later co-executive producers being Jane Espenson, David Fury, David Greenwalt, Doug Petrie, Marti Noxon, and David Solomon. The series premiered on March 10, 1997, on The WBand concluded on May 20, 2003, on UPN. The series narrative follows Buffy Summers(played by Sarah Michelle Gellar), the latest in a line of young women known as "Vampire Slayers", or simply "Slayers". In the story, Slayers are "called" (chosen by fate) to battle against vampires, demons, and other forces of darkness. Being a young woman, Buffy wants to live a normal life, but as the series progresses, she learns to embrace her destiny. Like previous Slayers, Buffy is aided by a Watcher, who guides, teaches, and trains her. Unlike her predecessors, Buffy surrounds herself with a circle of loyal friends who become known as the "Scooby Gang".
They have a spin-off series Angel from 1999 to 2004.
- Sarah Michelle Gellar as Buffy Summers
- Nicholas Brendon as Xander Harris
- Alyson Hannigan as Willow Rosenberg
- Anthony Stewart Head as Rupert Giles
- David Boreanaz as Angel/Angelus
- Seth Green as Daniel "Oz" Osbourne
- Charisma Carpenter as Cordelia Chase
- James Marsters as Spike
- Marc Blucas as Riley Finn
- Emma Caulfield as Anya Jenkins
- Michelle Trachtenberg as Dawn Summers
- Amber Benson as Tara Maclay
- Eliza Dushku as Faith Lehane