1. Stephanie Beaton
This scream queen has also worked as a director and writer of horror films.
2. Lon Chaney
The original "Phantom of the Opera."
3. Jeffrey Combs
You probably remember him in "Re-Animator" and "From Beyond."
I don't really need to introduce you to the Mistress of the Dark, now do I?
5. Robert Englund
The fictional character created for a 1960s Ohio TV show, Shock Theater.
7. Lance Henriksen
One of my favorite actors, ever since I loved him as Bishop in "Aliens." Soon we can see him in "The Witches of OZ 3D."
8. Valerie Hobson
The "Bride of Frankenstein."
9. Boris Karloff
Probably the horror actor most people outside the genre are familiar with.
10. Ladies of the Evil Dead
Linda, Cheryl and Shelly drop news about their upcoming appearances and gossip about their roles in the Evil Dead films.
11. Christopher Lee
Starred as Count Dracula in many Hammer Horror films.
12. Bela Lugosi
Undead, undead, undead.
13. Vincent Price
I don't know which made me sadder: the news of Vincent Price's passing or that of Edward Gorey. Both lived long lives, but I wanted more of them.