Danny Strong

  1. Nicholas Brendon,Buffy The Vampire Slayer, TV, 1997-2003.  Having tested for Xander, Strong played Jonathan Levinson in the unaired pilot – and finally turned up in  the series during the second season to his death in the final year.  “Only on Buffy can you get killed and do three more episodes!” He was still acting (Mad Men, Justified) when he began winning Emmys for writing and often producing such hits as Recount, Game Change, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay 1 & 2, Lee Daniels’ The Butler – and also directing three Empire chapters in 2015 and the 2017 movie, Rebel in the Rye. 

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