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Who are the actors common to both Pleasantville and Buffy the Vampire Slayer?

As part of my grieving process over the death of Paul Walker who was in the Fast & the Furious franchise, I was researching his life. It surprised me that he was also in Pleasantville since it is one of my favorite movies and I had not connected the actor to both films (and would never have recognized him in a million years).

This got me to thinking about the actors I had noticed as common between BtVS (another of my favorite shows) and Pleasantville, since I had already spotted 3 of them.

Are there any I missed?

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Huh.. Do any of the lurking down-voters care to explain their reasoning? – Andrew Thompson Dec 13 '13 at 16:16
There are currently 8 actors in Pleasantville. Look at this link for the others you missed. – user8503 Mar 13 '14 at 3:32
This edit is in contention on meta: and I have flagged this to be locked pending moderator review of the meta issue. Please keep the meta issues on the meta topic instead of the comments here. – cde May 7 at 20:23
up vote 9 down vote accepted

There are 17 people (at least) who worked on both projects. About half are crew and one is stuntwork (which is kind of both).


  • Mark Blucas
  • Danny Strong (actor on Buffy, cameo & crew on Pleasantville)
  • Jason Behr
  • Nancy Lenehan
  • Denise Dowse
  • Andrea Baker
  • Paul Morgan Stetler
  • J. Patrick Lawlor
  • Joseph Benjamin Stewart


  • Jacob Chambers (stunts)
  • Randy Eriksen
  • Tim Speed
  • Kenneth Hunter
  • Jeff Orsa
  • Elizabeth Rabe
  • Chadwick Cohn
  • Kenneth Estes
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That was a better answer than I was expecting! Thank you so much.. Now I'm compelled to go through the list and identify where each actor fits in the relevant show. – Andrew Thompson Dec 13 '13 at 7:01
This answer would be even better with a summary of the link content, e.g. a short list of the people and what their job was. – atticae May 16 '14 at 16:03
You've missed Barbara Harris :-),tt0103893 – user7812 May 7 at 10:02

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