Firefly was an American science fiction-western series created by Joss Whedon for FOX. It ran from September 20 to December 20, 2002 for one season.
Series summary Edit
Mal Reynolds (Nathan Fillion) and his crew of misfits make a small profit smuggling goods past the watchful eyes of the Alliance, the monolithic governmental entity than runs all inhabited planets. Their lives immediately become a lot more complicated after they find themselves harbouring a fugitive from the Alliance - a young woman, River (Summer Glau), who has been exploited for her unusual abilities. Inbetween fleeting the alliance, the crew get themselves into scrapes with their illegal activities.
Firefly spun off the theatrical film Serenty
Westphall connections to Firefly Edit
A Firefly-class ship can be seen in the pilot episode of Battlestar Galactica.
Weyland-Yutani, first introduced in Aliens, made the weapons used at the Battle of Serenity in Firefly "Serenity". The are represented by Wolfram and Hart from Angel. A ship from Alien was seen in Red Dwarf "Psirens".
Non-Westphall connection Edit
A Holnist patch from The Postman was seen in the spin-off Serenity.