Vampire Taser


A strange report from TMZ says Nicholas Brendon, best known as the actor who played Xander Harris on Buffy the Vampire Slayer, got into a scuffle with L.A. police a few hours ago that ended in the actor being tased repeatedly. According to their story, a call was made to cops saying a man in Venice was drunk and causing a disturbance. When they arrived, Brendon was the man, and he took several wild swings at the officers and made a break for it. They pursued, caught up with him and tased him twice. Developing... [TMZ]


  • The Winchester says:

    Whedon wrote it that way on purpose.

  • zooeyglass says:

    Very bad AleXander Lavelle Harris!

  • Lulu says:

    What is the deal w/ this guy - does he have personal demons/alcoholism/bad breaks? He was a talented comic relief player on "Buffy" and good on "Kitchen Confidential" - why isn't he working more?

  • DarkKnightShyamalan says:

    Sometimes it really sucks to be the one with no superpowers.

  • OldTowneTavern says:

    Well, he does have a twin brother. He could be the one drunk and causing disturbances while poor Nicholas is at home eating a brioche and gingerly sipping tea with his pinky extended, completely unaware.

  • Martini Shark says:

    His PR rep thinks there is no such thing as A-B-negative publicity.

  • CuttingMakesYouSexy says:

    Nope, that's him. His twin his the good one. He's like a hyena with a coke problem.

  • stolidog says:

    I imagine "Xander" is the noise a taser makes when it touches bare skin.