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Peter Vincent
Peter Vincent: Vampire Killer
Vital statistics
Role Actor/Vampire Killer
Gender Male
Age 47
Race Human
Appearances None
Played by Roddy McDowall
Herbert McHoolihee, better known by his stage name Peter Vincent, is an actor who is known for horror films. Vincent now hosts a late-night creature feature called "Fright Night" on Channel 13, WYIC. However, he also secrectly moonlights as a real vampire killer, with his young friend Charley Brewster.

Peter VincentEdit

Early lifeEdit

Not much is known about Peter's early life, other than that his given name was Herbert McHoolihee.

Career fadeEdit

As Vincent got older he became a legend in horror. However the rise of the 80's slasher genre led to a decline in interest vampire & supernatural themed horror. He hosted a local late-night creature feature show called Fright Night, which ran mostly vampire films Vincent starred in.

New host of Fright NightEdit

A few years later, Jerry's sister Regine turned up seeking revenge on Peter & Charley.

Continuing adventuresEdit

Peter and Charley continue to combat various supernatural threats not just limited to vampires.


Fright Night TV Guide ad by Jeff Zornow
The titles of many of Vincent's films were uttered in the first two movies as well as in the comic book series and on one of the Fright Rags T-Shirts. They include:
  • Beast of Budapest
  • Blood Castle
  • Blood Feast on Broadway
  • Carnage Castle
  • Creatures of Carpathia
  • Dracula's Blood Slaves
  • Fangs of Fear
  • Jaws of the Vampire
  • Murder in the Family
  • Orgy of the Damned
  • Psychedelic Death
  • The Resurrection of Dracula
  • Scream for Your Supper
  • Vampire from the Sea
  • Vampires from Hell's Morgue
  • Vampire Virgins
  • The Werewolf of Moldavia

Background Information and NotesEdit


  • "I am Peter Vincent, vampire killer!"
  • "Back, spawn of Satan!" [brandishing crucifix]
  • "That's just a character I played in a movie! Peter Vincent's not even my real name!"
  • "Apparently your generation doesn't want to see vampire killers anymore, nor vampires either. Apparently all they want are demented madmen running around in ski masks, hacking up young virgins."



Fright Night 1Edit

Fright Night 2Edit


Video gameEdit


External linksEdit

  • Peter Vincent is in the Fright Night Movie

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