In the far-distant future, Captain Malcolm "Mal" Reynolds is a renegade former brown-coat sergeant, now turned smuggler & rogue, who is the commander of a small spacecraft, with a loyal hand-picked crew made up of the first mate, Zoe Warren; the pilot Hoban "Wash" Washburn; the gung-ho grunt Jayne Cobb; the engineer Kaylee Frye; the fugitives Dr. Simon Tam and his psychic sister River. Together, they travel the far reaches of space in search of food, money, and anything to live on.
In 500 years a group of traitors headed by a former rebel embark on a small spacecraft, which is ironically called “Serenity”, to make money. They attempt to survive while making for the unknown parts of the Milky Way as well as slip away from parties in the war and authority agents from the Alliance. The creator of 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' Joss Whedon considers it to be a normal drama apart from the fact that everything is happening in space. Although it was an ambitious and original sci-fi enterprise, 'Firefly' didn’t become popular and was gone after three months.Read more »