Joss Whedon posted on Whedonesque.com about directing an episode of :
Hey kids and parents of kids and super-old, like ancestor-old-but-not-dead-yet-type people, just poking my oversized head in to say that the rumors are true... unless something very odd happens in the next few months, I will have the privilege of shooting an episode of. Why ? Because I love , serial killers and gritty urban drama (I haven't seen the show yet). Why me? Because they're struggling and can't afford real directors. And to head off a few queries:
No, this doesn't mean Dollhouse definitely won't get a back nine. Our numbers mean that! But I kid. Okay, we're not exactly saving all the good stuff for 14-22, but nobody's closed the door. If D'House suddenly busts wide, huzzah, we'll still bring it, and I'll still go and direct an episode of, because of my love of . These realities can co-exist. And possibly cross over, at least in fiction that I have wri - read. About.
With so many producers who are preening schmoes out there, Whedon is downright refreshing.
I admit, as a result, despite the numbers, I am rooting for eleventy billion episodes of Dollhouse. Or 17 seasons. Whichever comes first.