Cult TV series 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' ends in the US tonight after six years on air.

The fantasy horror series stars Sarah Michelle Gellar as Buffy Summers, a vampire slayer who lives in California.

Creator Joss Whedon is reported to be planning further spin-offs for the show, which was based on a 1992 film of the same name, starring Kristy Swanson.

Current spin-off 'Angel', starring the character played by David Boreanez, is set to continue on the WB network in the US.

In February Gellar told Entertainment Weekly there woud be a "pretty spectacular" finalé and said she wanted to see the show go out on a high after its seventh series.

The 25-year-old star, who is married to actor Freddie Prinze Jr, has made a move onto the big screen in recent times with the films 'I Know What You Did Last Summer' and 'Scooby-Doo'.

Sky One will be screening the final Buffy episode on 12 June.