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Dark Shadows cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Dark Shadows main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Dark Shadows stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Dark Shadows focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Dark Shadows that are on here as well.

Everything from Joseph Gordon-Levitt to Jean Simmons is included below.

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Abe Vigoda is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Barney Miller, Fish
Abraham Charles "Abe" Vigoda is an American movie and television actor who appeared in The Godfather, Barney Miller, and Joe Versus the Volcano. Vigoda is well known for his portrayal ...more
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Adrian Paul is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Highlander: The Series, Dark Shadows, War of the Worlds
Adrian Paul Hewett, better known as Adrian Paul, is an English actor best known for his role on the television series Highlander: The Series as Duncan MacLeod. In 1997, he founded the Peace Fund ...more
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Alexandra Isles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows
Alexandra Moltke or Alexandra M. Isles is an actress and documentary filmmaker. She appeared as the original Victoria Winters from 1966–68 on the cult TV serial Dark Shadows, which aired on ABC ...more
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Barbara Steele is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows
Barbara Steele is an English film actress. She is best known for starring in Italian gothic horror films of the 1960s. Her breakthrough role came in Italian director Mario Bava's Black Sunday, ...more
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Ben Cross is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows, Species: The Awakening, Nuremberg
Ben Cross is an English actor of the stage and screen, known for his portrayal of the British Olympic athlete Harold Abrahams in the 1981 film Chariots of Fire.
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David Henesy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows
David Henesy is an American actor. His elder sister Sharon Henesy appeared in a few films such as The Plastic Dome of Norma Jean.
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Alfred Sandor is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
The Young Doctors, Spyforce
Alfred Sandor was an Hungarian-born American character actor, who became a resident and actor in Australia during his later years. He had a background as a ringmaster as a circus performer. On ...more
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David Selby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows, Falcon Crest, Flamingo Road
David Lynn Selby is an American character and stage actor. He has worked in movies, soap operas and television. Selby is best known for playing the roles of Quentin Collins on the ABC-TV serial ...more
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Eddie Jones is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, Dark Shadows, The Invisible Man
Eddie Jones is an American actor known for playing Clark Kent's father Jonathan Kent in the ABC television series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, and Charles Borden, head of ...more
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Ellen Wheeler is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Another World, Dark Shadows
Ellen Wheeler is an American actress, director and producer. She has appeared in several soap operas, including Another World and All My Children. In 1986, she won the Daytime Emmy Award for ...more
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Barnard Hughes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Lou Grant, Blossom, Doc
Bernard Aloysius Kiernan "Barnard" Hughes was an American actor of television, theater and film. Hughes became famous for a variety of roles; his most-notable roles came after middle ...more
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Grayson Hall is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows
Grayson Hall was an American television, film and stage actress. She was widely regarded for her avant-garde theatrical performances in the 1960s-80s. Hall was nominated in 1964 for an Academy ...more
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Jean Simmons is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
North and South, Dark Shadows, The Thorn Birds
Jean Merilyn Simmons, OBE was a British actress. One of J. Arthur Rank's "well-spoken young starlets", she appeared predominantly in films, beginning with those made in Great Britain ...more
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Jerry Lacy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows, Love of Life
Gerald LeRoy "Jerry" Lacy is an American soap opera actor best known for playing the roles of Tony Peterson, Reverend Trask, Reverend Gregory Trask, Mr. Trask, and Lamar Trask on the ...more
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Clarice Blackburn is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Where the Heart Is
Clarice Blackburn was an American actress who portrayed three different characters on Dark Shadows. She was born in San Francisco, California but because her father was a salesman, Clarice and ...more
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Joanna Going is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Another World, Search for Tomorrow, Dark Shadows
Joanna C. Going is an American actress.
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Joan Bennett is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows, Too Young to Go Steady
Joan Geraldine Bennett was an American stage, film and television actress. Besides acting on the stage, Bennett appeared in more than 70 motion pictures from the era of silent movies well into ...more
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Conrad Bain is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Diff'rent Strokes, Maude, The Edge of Night
Conrad Stafford Bain was a Canadian-born American actor. His television credits include a leading role as Phillip Drummond in the sitcom Diff'rent Strokes and as Dr. Arthur Harmon on Maude.
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Joel Crothers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows, The Edge of Night, Santa Barbara
Joel Anthony Crothers was an American actor who, in 1981, was noted by columnist Liz Smith to so strongly resemble Tom Selleck that they could be twin brothers. His credits primarily included ...more
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John Karlen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows, Cagney & Lacey, Snoops
John Karlen is an American character actor who played multiple roles on the ABC serial Dark Shadows, in various episodes between 206 and 1245, which aired from 1966-1971. In 1971 Karlen starred ...more
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Jonathan Frid is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows
John Herbert "Jonathan" Frid was a Canadian theater, television, and film actor, known for having played the role of vampire Barnabas Collins on the gothic television soap opera Dark
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Dana Elcar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
MacGyver, Baretta, Black Sheep Squadron
Ibsen Dana Elcar was an American television and movie character actor. Although he appeared in about 40 films, his most memorable role was on the 1980s and 1990s television series MacGyver as ...more
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Roseanne, 3rd Rock from the Sun, Dark Shadows
Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt is an American actor, singer, and filmmaker. As a child star, he appeared in the films A River Runs Through It, Angels in the Outfield, and 10 Things I Hate About ...more
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David Hurst is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
David Hurst is a British-German actor. He is best known for Hello, Dolly as Rudolph the headwaiter.
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Julianna McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Dark Shadows Cast List
Dark Shadows
Julianna McCarthy is an American actress.