The character Willow Rosenberg is played by Allyson Hannigan, known affectionately in the fandom as AH.


Name: Willow Rosenberg

Parents: Ira & Sheila Rosenberg

Religion: Jewish, Wicca

Notable Facts:

First Appearance in Welcome to the Hellmouth, Season 1, Episode One. She is in every single episode after that.

SAT Score: 740 Verbal (Math unknown)

Willow substitutes Jenny Calendar’s computer class after she dies, starting at the end of Passion.

The first time Willow decrypted something to save the world was in the second episode, The Harvest:

Giles: So, all the city plans are just, uh, open to the public?

Willow: Um, well, i-in a way. I sort of stumbled onto them when I accidentally decrypted the city council's security system.

Xander: Someone's been naughty.(TH)

Since then she's decrypted something 2 (TW), (TP) times.

Skills: School (WttH), Computer skills (TH)


Dislikes: Frog Fear (WML1)

Buffy saves her life twice in S1 (Wtth), (TH)

Dating History:

Xander, when she was five (WttH)

Moloch/Malcolm (Demon in IRYJ)

Oz. He asks her out for the first time in Surprise. She shoots Oz numerous times with the trank gun while he's a werewolf. She shoots him the first time in Phases.

Slay History:


Giles: For God's sake be careful. I mean, uh, I appreciate your efforts to keep the vampire population down until Buffy returns, but, uh... Well, if anything should happen to you and... you should be killed, I should take it somewhat amiss.

Giles scans Willow's books to check them out.

Willow: You'd be cranky?

Giles: Entirely.

Willow: Well, we try not to get killed. (the phone in Giles' office rings) That's part of our whole mission statement. 'Don't get killed.' (Anne)

Willow: Are you... (to Oz about Buffy) Is she all glowy?
Oz: Yeah, I suspect happiness. (FHT)