Dark Shadows is a gothic soap opera that originally aired weekdays on
the ABC television network, from June 27, 1966, to April 2, 1971. The
series depicted the lives of the Collins family of Collinsport, Maine.
Dark Shadows featured an array of characters including ghosts, witches,
werewolves, zombies, and warlocks. Time travel and a parallel universe
were also featured. Some characters were played by more than one actor.
The introduction of Vampire Barnabas Collins in 1967.
John Herbert "Jonathan" Frid
(December 2, 1924 – April 14, 2012)