Aright – I’m usually against remakes and the like, but the idea of Johnny Depp playing Barabas Collins, is just way to freaking cool….
Johnny Depp To Play Barney The Dinosaur!! Err Barnaby Jones!! Err Barnabas Collins?! DARK SHADOWS Movie Coming!!:Merrick here…Warner Bros is allying with Johnny Depp to realize a DARK SHADOWS movie – based on the supernatural soap opera which ran on ABC from 1966-71.Depp, who will produce the project, has repeatedly expressed a desire to play the series’ vampirical lead Barnabas Collins.
Over 1,225 episodes, ‘Dark Shadows’ was a highly atmospheric, spooky soap that featured gothic horror staples like vampires, monsters, witches, werewolves, ghosts and zombies. The show has a continuing rabid fan base that populates Dark Shadows Festival conventions.Â
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