"We joke about how things could have been different if she had not suffered early rejections, such as not getting the lead in Buffy the Vampire Slayer [it went to her Cruel Intentions co-star Sarah Michelle Gellar] or Joey Potter in Dawson's Creek. "There was me, Katie Holmes and Marla Sokoloff up for it," Blair explains, "and Katie got it, which was absolutely right – she was perfection. But I could be living in a castle right now, with Tom Cruise as my husband." Would she like that? "I would, because I have such a crush on him! Not as big a crush as I have on Bill Nighy. But I wish someone would jump on a couch for me…"Selma Blair as Buffy: The Vampire Slayer? This was presumably while they were making the pilot episode with the wrong Willow. That's, well, that's, well, I'm not quite sure what that is.
TV This Observer interview with actress Selma Blair's a feast, especially this paragraph which is brimming with trivia for fans of the old WB programming of the 90s: