Sarah Michelle Gellar Trivia: Fun Facts About the Star of Buffy and Ringer
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Sarah Michelle Gellar Trivia: Fun Facts About the Star of Buffy and Ringer

Trivia for the talented actress Sarah Michelle Gellar- Buffy of Buffy the Vampire Slayer- who is currently starring in Ringer.

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1. Sarah Michelle Gellar was born in 1977, in New York.

2. She stands at 5' 4" (1.63 m).

3. She is most famous for her title role as Buffy in the TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Buffy the Vampire Slayer tells the story of a teenage vampire slayer who was chosen to fight off all evil creatures. She is trained and informed by her school librarian Giles and is helped out by her friends Xander (Nicholas Brendon) and Willow (Alyson Hannigan). Ironically, the first and biggest love of the slayer is a vampire named Angel (played by Bones’ Booth David Boreanaz).

While Buffy remains Sarah’s most famous role, it can be argued that Alyson Hannigan’s role as Michelle in the American Pie Series and her starring role in How I Met Your Mother that can be considered more famous.

The comedy/horror/drama series Buffy the Vampire Slayer went on for 7 seasons and gained a cult following. Recent vampire series are constantly compared to Buffy, which is currently rated at 8.3 on IMDB.

4. After David Boreanaz left Buffy to do the spin-off Angel, both Michelle Gellar and Boreanaz visited each other’s shows as guest stars.

5. She is married to actor Freddie Prinze Jr. They’ve been married since 2002, and they have one child together.

6. She has starred in many genres, although most have thriller and/or mystery elements to it.

7. She is also apt at playing villains as she proved in the modern adaptation of Dangerous Liaisons, a.k.a. Cruel Intentions.

8. Her movie co-stars include Freddie Prinze Jr. , Ryan Phillippe, Selma Blair, Reese Witherspoon, Joshua Jackson, Tara Reid (Cruel Intentions), Lee Pace, Michael Landes (Possession), Jason Behr, Bill Pullman (The Grudge), Amber Tamblyn, Teresa Plamer, Jennifer Beals (The Grudge 2), Dwayne Johnson, Seann William Scott (Southland Tales), Alec Baldwin (Suburban Girl), Kevin Bacon, Forest Whitaker, Julie Delpy, Brendan Fraser, Andy Garcia, Emile Hirsch (The Air I Breathe), Matthew Lillard, Freddie Prinze Jr., Linda Cardellini (Scooby-Doo and Scooby-Doo 2) and more.

9. Her TV co-stars include David Boreanaz, James Marsters, Michelle Trachtenberg, Emma Caulfield, Anthony Head, Alyson Hannigan, Nicholas Brendon and Charisma Carpenter (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Ioan Gruffudd, Kristoffer Polaha, Tara Summers, Nestor Carbonell, Mike Colter, Zoey Deutch, Jason Dohring (Ringer) and more.

10. She has been appearing on the small and big screen since 1983.

11. Some of her actor friends are Shannen Doherty, Mädchen Amick and her Buffy co-star Seth Green (who played the band guy Willow dated before he was a werewolf).

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Comments (4)

Interesting trivia. I have watched "Buffy" a few times with my stepson...can't honestly say it's one of my favorite programs.

Very nicely done! Great pic. Thanks for sharing

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@Jerry: Thanks. Buffy had its moments. I can't say I loved all the monsters they came up with. I just loved her hunting down monsters and coming up with cool liners. And Angel and Spike were great characters.

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@Donata: Thanks.