Buffy premiered just as the idea of a showrunner was gaining public notoriety. Did 你 feel 你 were a spokesperson for the 显示 the way that most creators are now expected to be? I don't know that I was the first, but I was pretty damn close.
[Angel] initially had an arc of 6 out of the 12 episodes. He was somebody who could be recurring and a 爱情 interest to Buffy. It happened so quickly, but in order for things to happen quickly when 你 recognize them, 你 have to be ready.