Buffy premiered just as the idea of a showrunner was gaining public notoriety. Did আপনি feel আপনি were a spokesperson for the প্রদর্শনী 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 প্রণয় interest to Buffy. It happened so quickly, but in order for things to happen quickly when আপনি recognize them, আপনি have to be ready.