Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003)
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What's My Line?: Part 1 

Spike brings in three professional bounty hunters to eliminate Buffy while she ponders on what her profession might be if her fate wasn't already sealed.

Director:

David Solomon

Writers:

Joss Whedon (created by), Howard Gordon | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Sarah Michelle Gellar ... Buffy Summers
Nicholas Brendon ... Xander Harris
Alyson Hannigan ... Willow Rosenberg
Charisma Carpenter ... Cordelia Chase
David Boreanaz ... Angel
Anthony Head ... Rupert Giles (as Anthony Stewart Head)
Seth Green ... Oz
James Marsters ... Spike
Eric Saiet ... Dalton
Kelly Connell ... Norman Pfister
Bianca Lawson ... Kendra
Saverio Guerra ... Willy the Snitch
Juliet Landau ... Drusilla
Armin Shimerman ... Principal Snyder
Michael Rothhaar ... Suitman
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Storyline

"Career Week", a must at Sunnydale High by order of the principal, finds Xander has a future as jail guard while Willow and geek Oz are nerdy first choice for top class companies. Buffy realizes that she has practically no future apart from that of a Slayer, at best law enforcer. Meanwhile, Spike sends the order of Taraka, deadly assassins who can be any form, to eliminate the Slayer. Giles and Willow's research a special cross stolen from the tomb of Du Lac, a theologian and mathematician, which is a key to his coded manuscript a vampire minion stole from Giles' library. It apparently contains a cure for Spike's weakened, crazy vampire lover, Drusilla. Written by KGF Vissers

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Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 November 1997 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Willy's Place is seen for the first time. The bar also appears other times including Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Amends (1998), Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Zeppo (1999), Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Goodbye Iowa (2000), and Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Family (2000). See more »

Goofs

At twenty-one minutes in, as Giles talks to Buffy outside the du Lac crypt and starts to walk away, you can see a crew member moving around behind the shrubbery at the left edge of the picture. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Xander Harris: [reading] "Are you a people person or do you prefer keeping your own company?" Well, what if I'm a people person who keeps his own company by default?
Buffy Summers: So, mark "none of the above."
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Connections

References What's My Line? (1950) See more »

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Spring
(uncredited)
Composed by Antonio Vivaldi
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