Nicholas Brendon: That Joss-less Buffy reboot is a MISTAKE

Contributed by
Dec 14, 2012

We haven't heard much out of the original Buffy the Vampire Slayer cast about the big screen reboot that's proceeding without Joss Whedon—unless you want to count the pre-Gellar Buffy who's angling for a role—but now a member of the Scooby Gang has one word to describe it: mistake.

In an interview with E! Online, Brendon started off with a joke, but then got more serious:

"I hope their vampires don't glitter. ... You know, listen...I think it's a mistake, I think that it's trying to kind of—they have to reach a whole completely new fanbase. And we already have that fanbase. So it's going to really be hard to kind of do that. But you know, everyone: They remade The Flintstones. Twice, I think."

Comparing the Buffy reboot to The Flintstones? That's got to hurt.

So now that a couple of weeks have gone by since the project was announced, do you agree or disagree with Xander?

(via cinemablend)