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Joss Whedon

Writer | Producer | Director
KNOWN FOR 
The Avengers (2012) | Toy Story (1995) | Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 20 wins & 31 nominations More »
AKA 
Joss 'The Boss' Whedon
BORN 
Jun 23, 1964 (age 51)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for GonersGoners Director, Writer  Less
Past Film & Video (37 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (23 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (TV Series) Writer (Created By) (45 episodes, 2013–2015), Executive Producer (45 episodes, 2013–2015), Writer (1 episode, 2013), Director (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013–2015 45
    • Episode #3.1 (Sep 29, 2015) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
    • S.O.S. Part 2 (May 12, 2015) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
    • S.O.S. Part 1 (May 12, 2015) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Made in HollywoodMade in Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012), Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2012–2015 2
  • Primary photo for Marvel's Avengers AssembleMarvel's Avengers Assemble (TV Series) Special Thanks (12 episodes, 2013–2014)  Less 2013–2014 12
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  • Primary photo for Marvel Studios: Assembling a UniverseMarvel Studios: Assembling a Universe (TV Movie) Himself, Thanks  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for CollegeHumor OriginalsCollegeHumor Originals (TV Series) Joss Whedon (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Robot ChickenRobot Chicken (TV Series) Himself / Oompa Loompa / Father / Randy's Friend / FCC Member (2 episodes, 2007–2013), Joss Whedon / Cowboy / Scientist (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2007–2013 3
    • Immortal (Feb 17, 2013) Himself / Oompa Loompa / Father (voice)  Less
    • Help Me (Dec 7, 2008) Joss Whedon / Cowboy / Scientist (voice)  Less
    • Rabbits on a Roller Coaster (Aug 26, 2007) Himself / Randy's Friend / FCC Member (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for HusbandsHusbands (TV Series) Wes (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for Written by a KidWritten by a Kid (TV Series) Gerald (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for GleeGlee (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for DollhouseDollhouse (TV Series) Writer (Created By) (27 episodes, 2009–2010), Executive Producer (27 episodes, 2009–2010), Writer (4 episodes, 2009), Director (3 episodes, 2009), Writer (Story) (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009–2010 27
    • Epitaph Two: Return (Jan 29, 2010) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
    • The Hollow Men (Jan 15, 2010) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
    • Getting Closer (Jan 8, 2010) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for This American Life Live!This American Life Live! (TV Movie) Himself, Writer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along BlogDr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (TV Mini-series) Director (3 episodes, 2008), Executive Producer (2 episodes, 2008), Writer (2 episodes, 2008), Writer (1 episode, 2008), Lyricist (1 episode, 2008), Performer ("Bad Horse Chorus") (1 episode, 2008), Lyrics ("My Eyes", "Bad Horse Chorus" (reprise), "Brand New Day") (1 episode, 2008), Performer ("Bad Horse Chorus" (reprise)) (1 episode, 2008), Producer (1 episode, 2008), Lyrics ("So They Say", "Everyone's A Hero", "Slipping", "Everything You Ever") (1 episode, 2008), Music ("Bad Horse Chorus" (reprise), "Brand New Day") (1 episode, 2008), Lyrics ("My Freeze Ray", "Bad Horse Chorus") (1 episode, 2008), Music ("My Freeze Ray", "Bad Horse Chorus") (1 episode, 2008), Music ("So They Say", "Everyone's A Hero", "Slipping", "Everything You Ever") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 3
    • Act III (Jul 19, 2008) Director, Lyricist, Producer, Lyrics ("So They Say", "Everyone's A Hero", "Slipping", "Everything You Ever"), Music ("So They Say", "Everyone's A Hero", "Slipping", "Everything You Ever"), Writer  Less
    • Act II (Jul 17, 2008) Director (uncredited), Executive Producer (uncredited), Lyrics ("My Eyes", "Bad Horse Chorus" (reprise), "Brand New Day"), Music ("Bad Horse Chorus" (reprise), "Brand New Day"), Performer ("Bad Horse Chorus" (reprise)), Writer (uncredited)  Less
    • Act I (Jul 15, 2008) Director (uncredited), Executive Producer (uncredited), Lyrics ("My Freeze Ray", "Bad Horse Chorus"), Music ("My Freeze Ray", "Bad Horse Chorus"), Performer ("Bad Horse Chorus"), Writer (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The OfficeThe Office (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 2
  • Primary photo for Star Wars: The Legacy RevealedStar Wars: The Legacy Revealed (TV Movie) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Veronica MarsVeronica Mars (TV Series) Douglas (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for AngelAngel (TV Series) Writer (Created By) (110 episodes, 1999–2004), Executive Producer (110 episodes, 1999–2004), Writer (8 episodes, 1999–2004), Director (7 episodes, 1999–2004), Writer (Story) (4 episodes, 1999–2004), Numfar (1 episode, 2001)  Less 1999–2004 111
    • Not Fade Away (May 19, 2004) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer  Less
    • Power Play (May 12, 2004) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
    • The Girl in Question (May 5, 2004) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Animated SeriesBuffy the Vampire Slayer: The Animated Series (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for FireflyFirefly (TV Series) Writer (Created By) (14 episodes, 2002–2003), Executive Producer (14 episodes, 2002–2003), Writer (5 episodes, 2002–2003), Director (3 episodes, 2002), Man at Funeral (1 episode, 2003), Composer (main title theme song) (1 episode, 2002), Writer ("The Ballad of Serenity")  Less 2002–2003 14
    • The Message (Jul 28, 2003) Man at Funeral (uncredited), Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer  Less
    • Trash (Jul 21, 2003) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
    • Heart of Gold (Aug 4, 2003) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Buffy the Vampire SlayerBuffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series) Executive Producer (145 episodes, 1996–2003), Writer (Created By) (144 episodes, 1997–2003), Writer (25 episodes, 1996–2003), Director (22 episodes, 1996–2003), Writer (Story By) (3 episodes, 1997), News Caster (1 episode, 1997), Creature Designer (1 episode, 1998), Writer ("The Exposition Song") (1 episode, 2000), Writer ("Blue") (1 episode, 2002), Writer ("I'll be Mrs.") (1 episode, 2002), Writer ("Overture/Going Through The Motions", "I've Got A Theory/Bunnies/If We're Together", "The Mustard", "Under Your Spell", "I'll Never Tell", "The Parking Ticket", "Rest In Peace", "Dawn's Lament", "What You Feel", "Standing", "Under Your Spell/Standing (Reprise)", "Walk Through The Fire", "Something To Sing About", "What You Feel (Reprise)", "Where Do We Go From Here?") (1 episode, 2001)  Less 1996–2003 145
    • Chosen (May 20, 2003) Director, Executive Producer, Writer (Creator), Writer  Less
    • End of Days (May 13, 2003) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
    • Touched (May 6, 2003) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for ParenthoodParenthood (TV Series) Writer (3 episodes, 1990–1991), Co-Producer  Less 1990–1991 3
  • Primary photo for RoseanneRoseanne (TV Series) Story Editor (18 episodes, 1989–1990), Writer (4 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989–1990 20
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  • Primary photo for Astonishing X-MenAstonishing X-Men (TV Series) Writer  Less 2009– 
  • Primary photo for DollplayDollplay (TV Series) Writer  Less 2009– 
Self (44 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
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