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    How TV's Most Popular Vampires Have Changed Over The Years

    The characters are immortal. The actors, not so much.

    Eric Northman (Alexander Skarsgard), True Blood

    HBO

    2008 vs. 2014

    HBO

    2008 vs. 2014

    HBO

    2008 vs. 2014

    Bill Compton (Stephen Moyer), True Blood

    HBO

    2008 vs. 2014

    HBO

    2008 vs. 2014

    HBO

    2008 vs. 2014

    Jessica Hamby (Deborah Ann Woll), True Blood

    HBO

    2008 vs. 2014

    HBO

    2008 vs. 2014

    HBO

    2008 vs. 2014

    Damon Salvatore (Ian Somerhalder), The Vampire Diaries

    The CW

    2009 vs. 2013

    The CW

    2009 vs. 2013

    The CW

    2009 vs. 2013

    Stefan Salvatore (Paul Wesley), The Vampire Diaries

    Warner Bros.

    2009 vs. 2013

    Warner Bros.

    2009 vs. 2013

    Warner Bros.

    2009 vs. 2013

    Elijah Mikaelson (Daniel Gillies), The Vampire Diaries and The Originals

    Warner Bros.

    2010 vs. 2014

    Warner Bros.

    2010 vs. 2014

    Warner Bros.

    2010 vs. 2014

    Klaus Mikaelson (Joseph Morgan), The Vampire Diaries and The Originals

    Warner Bros.

    2011 vs. 2014

    Warner Bros.

    2011 vs. 2014

    Warner Bros.

    2011 vs. 2014

    Angel (David Boreanaz), Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Darla (Julie Benz), Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Spike (James Marsters), Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Drusilla (Juliet Landau), Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Warner Bros.

    1997 vs. 2004

    Grandpa Munster (Al Lewis), The Munsters and The Munsters' Revenge

    Everett Collection

    Mid-1960s vs. 1981

    Everett Collection

    Mid-1960s vs. 1981

    Everett Collection

    Mid-1960s vs. 1981

    Mitchell (Aidan Turner), Being Human (U.K.)

    Touchpaper Television

    2008 vs. 2011

    Touchpaper Television

    2008 vs. 2011

    Touchpaper Television

    2008 vs. 2011

    Barnabas Collins (Jonathan Frid), Dark Shadows and House of Dark Shadows

    Everett Collection

    1967 vs. 1970

    Everett Collection

    1967 vs. 1970

    Everett Collection

    1967 vs. 1970

    Aidan Waite (Sam Witwer), Being Human (U.S.)

    Syfy

    2011 vs. 2014

    Syfy

    2011 vs. 2014

    Syfy

    2011 vs. 2014

    The Count, Sesame Street

    PBS

    1972 vs. 2014

    PBS

    1972 vs. 2014

    PBS

    1972 vs. 2014

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