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Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 2 (1997-1998)

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Critic Consensus: Buffy finds its footing in season two, crafting a season that balances supernatural hauntings and high school happenings with ease.

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Series 2 of the sci-fi series where a cheerleader is chosen to battle the forces of evil as she weathers the storms of young adulthood.

Cast

Sarah Michelle Gellar
as Buffy Summers
Nicholas Brendon
as Xander Harris
Alyson Hannigan
as Willow Rosenberg
Charisma Carpenter
as Cordelia Chase
Anthony Head
as Rupert Giles
David Boreanaz
as Angel/Angelus
Kristine Sutherland
as Joyce Summers
Robia La Morte
as Jenny Calendar
Robia LaMorte
as Jenny Calendar
Juliet Landau
as Drusilla
Armin Shimerman
as Principal Snyder
Danny Strong
as Jonathan
Robin Sachs
as Ethan Rayne
Andrew J. Ferchland
as The Anointed One
Saikumar
as Jenny Calendar
Conchata Ferrell
as Nurse Ruth
Juanita Jennings
as Dr. Wilkinson
Brian Thompson
as The Judge
James MacDonald
as Detective Stein
Eric Saiet
as Dalton
Kelly Connell
as Worm-man
Max Perlich
as Whistler
Mark Metcalf
as The Master
Greg Vaughan
as Richard
Greg Vaughn
as Richard
Vincent Schiavelli
as Jenny's Uncle
Brian Reddy
as Police Chief Bob
James Lurie
as Teacher
Richard Herd
as Dr. Backer
Jeremy Ratchford
as Lyle Gorch
Camilla Griggs
as Gym teacher
Stuart McLean
as Philip Henry
James Parks
as Tector Gorch
Jeremy Garrett
as Cameron Walker
Jason Behr
as Billy `Ford' Fordham
Willie Garson
as Security guard
Wendy Way
as Dierdre
Meredith Salenger
as Grace Newman
Dean Butler
as Hank Summers
Rick Zieff
as Mr. Whitmore
Megahn Perry
as Theresa Klusmeyer
Richard Assad
as Shop owner
Christopher Gorham
as James Stanley
Daniel Murray
as Creepy Cult Guy
Jeff Langton
as Vampire
Brie McCaddin
as Cute girl
Amanda Wilmshurst
as Cheerleader
Jason Posey
as Linebacker
Julia Lee
as Chantarelle
Eric Whitmore
as Night Watchman
Carlease Burke
as Detective Winslow
Ryan Francis
as Soldier
Dick Miller
as Policeman
Mimi Paley
as Little Buffy
Miriam Flynn
as Ms. Frank
Coby Bell
as Young Man
Lorna Scott
as Miss Beakman
Jake Patellis
as Dodd McAlvy
Tony Sears
as Morgue Attendant
Todd McIntosh
as Hi Vampire
Samuel Jacobs
as Peruvian Boy
James Courtney
as Kindestod
Jack McGee
as Doug Perren
Brian Poth
as Fighting Boy
Susan Leslie
as First cop
Andrew Palmer
as Lean Boy
P.B. Hutton
as Mrs. Kalish
Sarah Bibb
as Fighting Girl
Thomas G. Waites
as Second cop
Richard Riehle
as L.A. Watcher
Shannon Welles
as Gypsy woman
Parry Shen
as Student
Alan Abelew
as Brian Kirsh
Zitto Kazann
as Gypsy man
Joanie Pleasant
as Helpless Girl
Anna Coman-Hidy
as 50's Girl #1
Nina Gervitz
as Teacher
Vanessa Bednar
as 50's Girl #2
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As always, this "Buffy" works so well because, in addition to its primary supernatural plots, it treats high school as a horror flick all its own.

November 17, 2017 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

After a solid but patchy first season, it rounds off those rough edges to fully become the show it promised.

November 22, 2017 | Full Review…

Season two managed to build on and continue all the character development from season one, more fully fleshing out characters like Xander, Willow and Giles while still keeping the focus squarely on Buffy and her personal journey.

November 22, 2017 | Full Review…

Season two is the quintessential season of Buffy.

November 22, 2017 | Full Review…

This season had some fairly stupid monster-of-the-week episodes. But the overall arc, especially the way it zigs when you think it will zag is awesome.

November 22, 2017 | Full Review…

Its second season has so far been fabulous -- even funnier and scarier than the first.

November 17, 2017 | Rating: A- | Full Review…

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