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Summer Glau Moves Into Joss Whedon’s Dollhouse

August 27, 2009

SUMMER Glau (Firely, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles) reunites with Joss Whedon when the actress joins the cast of Dollhouse this fall in a recurring role as Bennett, a Dollhouse employee who shares a past with Echo (Eliza Dushku). The second season of Dollhouse premieres Friday, September 25th @ 9 p.m. EST/PST on Fox.

Additional guest-stars appearing throughout the upcoming second season include Alexis Denisof (Angel), Jamie Bamber (Battlestar Galactica), Michael Hogan (Battlestar Galactica) and Keith Carradine (Dexter). Daniel Perrin (Denisof) is a U.S. senator leading a witch hunt to track down the underground organization. Mysterious, charismatic businessman Martin Klar (Bamber) is Echo’s new husband. Bradley Karrens (Hogan) comes to the Dollhouse hoping to stop a psychotic family member’s killing spree, while Matthew Harding (Carradine), a nemesis of Dollhouse leader Adelle Dewitt (Olivia Williams), stirs up trouble. Additionally, Dr. Claire Saunders/Whiskey (Amy Acker) and Madeline/November (Miracle Laurie) return this season in multiple-episode arcs.

Dollhouse is produced by 20th Century Fox Television. The series was created by Joss Whedon, who also serves as executive producer, writer and director. Tim Minear and David Solomon are executive producers, while Tara Butters and Michele Fazekas are co-executive producers. Additionally, series star Eliza Dushku serves as a producer.

Joss Whedon’s Dollhouse Returns In September

July 8, 2009

THE second season of Joss Whedon’s Dollhouse will premiere on Friday, September 25th @ 9 p.m. EST/PST on FOX. Series creator and executive producer Joss Whedon will write and direct the episode that will set the stage for season two.

In Dollhouse, Eliza Dushku stars as Echo, an “Active” in a highly illegal and underground group of individuals whose personalities have been wiped clean so that they can be imprinted with any number of new personas. Confined between missions to a secret facility known as the “Dollhouse,” the Actives are hired by the¬†wealthy, powerful and connected to wholly become – with mind, personality and physiology – whomever the client wants or needs them to be. Whether imprinted to be a lover, an assassin, a corporate negotiator or a best friend, the Actives know no other life than the specific engagements they are in at the time – or do they?

Dollhouse is produced by 20th Century Fox Television. The series was created by Joss Whedon, who also serves as executive producer, writer and director. Tim Minear is an executive producer, while Tara Butters, Michele Fazekas and David Solomon are co-executive producers. Additionally, series star Eliza Dushku serves as a producer. The show also stars Tahmoh Penikett, Olivia Williams, Harry Lennix, Fran Kranz, Dichen Lachman and Enver Gjokaj.