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. 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.