Whedon wrote and directedThe Avengers andAvengers: Age of Ultron. She is active on social media buthad not been on Twitter in approximately 16 months. She returned to the social media app with a very specific cause in mind.
"Save the Day," explained Whedon.
Save the Day is the name of a new super PAC that is being led by Whedon, who sprang into stardom after creating Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Whedon is joined by a cadre of celebrities whom she calls friends and who share her politicaloutlook.
"You only get this many famous people together when the issue is one that truly matters to all of us," state Taran Killam and Randall Park in a "Save the Day"video.
Hollywood stars who have joined Whedon in her cause include Scarlett Johansson, Robert Downey Jr., Don Cheadle, Leslie Odom Jr., Mark Ruffalo, and Julianne Moore.
"We are a short-form digital production company dedicated to the idea that voting is a necessary and heroic act. That every voice in this wonderfully diverse nation should, and must, be heard. That the only thing that can save democracy is the act that defines it. We are committed to fighting the apathy,cynicism, and honest confusion that keeps citizens from using their vote. And to reminding an increasingly out-of-touch and compromised set of representatives that they are answerable to the people they were hired to serve," reads a description of the organization on the "Save the Day" website.