|1st appearance:||House of Dark Shadows (1970)|
|Actor:||Humbert Allen Astredo|
Doctor Forbes is a fictional physician and a minor character in the 1970 American horror film House of Dark Shadows. The character of Doctor Forbes was created by director Dan Curtis and writers Sam Hall and Gordon Russell based on concepts developed for the original 1960s daytime Gothic soap opera, Dark Shadows. He is played by actor Humbert Allen Astredo.
Doctor Forbes was a physician who administered medical assistance to Maggie Evans after she had suffered grievous wounds wrought by the vampire known as Barnabas Collins. He revealed his findings to Jeff Clark.
Clark destroyed Barnabas soon after. What became of Doctor Forbes following these events remains unclear.
Notes & Trivia Edit
- The character of Carolyn Stoddard was created by director Dan Curtis and writers Sam Hall and Gordon Russell.