Tales from the Darkside (1983–1988)
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My Ghostwriter - The Vampire 

Hack horror writer Peter Prentice receives an offer from Vampire Count Jeffrey Draco: nine hundred years of authentic vampire stories to use as material - in exchange for sanctuary in Peter's home.

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... Peter Prentice
... Vampire Count Jeffrey Draco
... Jayne
... Carla, Cleaning Lady
Paul Sparer ... Narrator (voice)
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Hack horror writer Peter Prentice receives an offer from Vampire Count Jeffrey Draco: nine hundred years of authentic vampire stories to use as material - in exchange for sanctuary in Peter's home.

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1 February 1987 (USA)  »

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Connections

References Lost in Space (1965) See more »

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Tales from the Darkside Theme
Composed by Donald Rubinstein
Written by Erica Lindsay
Co-written by Donald Rubinstein
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A good vampire episode.
2 August 2006 | by See all my reviews

A struggling writer is approached by a vampire who wants him to write this vampire's life story. Inreturn he will make him immortal. Once the book is written and this man is popular again, the vampire returns and wants a share. I can't say that this is a particularly memorable episode, but it had me thoroughly entertained by the nice gore makeup and the fine acting. This season has a bit too many vampire episodes for this one to work, but it's still a fun episode and is well directed. This can be found on Tales from the Darkside volume 4 on VHS!!

My rating: Good episode. 23 mins. TV PG V


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