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Sarah Michelle Gellar, 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer'
Then: In every generation there is a chosen one, and for ours, it was SMG as Buffy Summers. In a TV landscape populated by teenage girls who were either blonde airheads or brunette geeks, Buffy was a symbol of strength, battling vamps by night and dealing with the same high school junk as the rest of us by day.
Oct. 23, 2012
Now: Gellar's triumphant return to television... was a flop. "Ringer" disappointed critics and fans. Luckily, SMG has plenty to celebrate -- she recently welcomed her second child with husband Freddie Prinze Jr.