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Tales from the Cryptkeeper

animated series aimed at children

Tales from the Cryptkeeper

Genre anthology series
Country of origin United States of America
Producer Robert Zemeckis and Richard Donner
Number of episodes 39
Number of seasons 3

About Tales from the Cryptkeeper

Tales from the Cryptkeeper, the animated spin-off of the popular horror anthology series Tales from the Crypt, premiered in 1993 and ran for three seasons. The show featured the Cryptkeeper, the iconic host of the original series, as he introduced spooky tales aimed at a younger audience.

Despite its target audience, Tales from the Cryptkeeper didn't shy away from the macabre and often featured gruesome imagery and dark humor. The show's animation style was reminiscent of classic horror comics, with exaggerated character designs and bold colors.

While the show was not as popular as its live-action predecessor, it still garnered a dedicated fanbase and received positive reviews for its ability to balance scares with humor. The show also featured notable voice actors such as John Kassir, who voiced the Cryptkeeper in both the live-action and animated series.

Overall, Tales from the Cryptkeeper was a successful attempt to bring the horror genre to a younger audience and remains a cult favorite among fans of the original series.


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Main cast and crew

Cast and crew listed below. See if you can find out who is who from the stats below.


79 years, 2 months, 21 days


65 years, 11 months, 29 days

Born first

16 September 1941

Died first

16 November 2020

Born last

24 October 1957

Died last

16 November 2020

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