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* DoesNotLikeMen: Due to bad experiences in the past, she's somewhat wary of men.

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* DoesNotLikeMen: Due to bad experiences in the past, she's somewhat wary of men. Not that she's particularly fond of women either, frequently chastising them for running off with men and frequently acts unpleasant towards them.


* SubmissiveBadass: Played with. Sembene himself is Sir Malcolm's butler; however, he can easily match Malcolm and Ethan in a fight, and is never afraid to tell Malcolm his opinion on matters and set him straight.


* HateSink: For all of her intelligence, charm and power, she's an ancient sexual pervert who abuses her daughter and was willing to offer her up as a sacrifice to the Devil himself just to preserve her own youth. It's safe to say that nobody on the show or in the audience shed a tear when her head got lopped off. In fact, you could just as easily say to her what Batman says to Ra's al-Ghul:
--> '''Bruce:''' Sure, Ra's, why not? Anything to hold off the Grim Reaper another few seconds. I take it back, you don't cheat death: ''You whimper in fear of it!''

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* HateSink: For all of her intelligence, charm and power, she's an ancient sexual pervert who abuses her daughter and was willing to offer her up as a sacrifice to the Devil himself just to preserve her own youth. It's safe to say that nobody on the show or in the audience shed a tear when her head got lopped off. In fact, you could just as easily say to her what Batman says to Ra's al-Ghul:
--> '''Bruce:''' Sure, Ra's, why not? Anything to hold off the Grim Reaper another few seconds. I take it back, you don't cheat death: ''You whimper in fear of it!''


Angelique is a glamorous and upbeat young lady who is intrigued by Dorian Gray - and intrigues him in return. She works in an upscale brothel and seems to have exclusive clients with "special" interests. Itís ultimately revealed that Angelique is actually a male transvestite.

* BeneathTheMask: After episodes of put-on joie de vivre, Angelique breaks after being spit on in the fifth episode of Season 2 and reveals insecurity and self-loathing at his circumstances.
* BirdsOfAFeather: He and Dorian seem made for each other from the start - both glamorous and hedonistic and relishing in the discomfort of others.
* {{Gayngst}}: Unsurprisingly, as a male transvestite in Victorian London, Angelique has had an incredibly difficult life and a lot of turmoil.
* HighClassCallGirl: The fifth episode of the second season revealed that his price for an engagement is usually forty pounds, which was a killing in Victorian times.
* HookerWithAHeartOfGold: Being charming is doubtlessly part of his job, but still Angelique seems genuinely friendly and open, and is obviously interested in Dorian beyond his purse.
* MoralityPet: Dorian may be an immortal NightmareFetishist, but he expresses true affection and compassion for Angelique and their relationship is quite loving. [[MoodWhiplash At least until he kills him]] for discovering his secret, despite her assurances that she'll love him even knowing what he is.
* StuffedIntoTheFridge: To remind the audience that Dorian isn't so sweet as he seems. Angelique discovers Dorian's portrait and, upon Dorian's discovery of him in the painting room, swears he loves him still. Dorian smiles, gives him a glass of wine, and watches him die of the poison he's put into the glass. His smile doesn't change.

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Angelique is a glamorous and upbeat young lady who is intrigued by Dorian Gray - and intrigues him in return. She works in an upscale brothel and seems to have exclusive clients with "special" interests. Itís ultimately revealed that Angelique is was actually a male transvestite.

born male.

* BeneathTheMask: After episodes of put-on joie de vivre, Angelique breaks after being spit on in the fifth episode of Season 2 and reveals insecurity and self-loathing at his her circumstances.
* BirdsOfAFeather: He She and Dorian seem made for each other from the start - both glamorous and hedonistic and relishing in the discomfort of others.
* {{Gayngst}}: Unsurprisingly, as a male transvestite trans woman in Victorian London, Angelique has had an incredibly difficult life and a lot of turmoil.
* HighClassCallGirl: The fifth episode of the second season revealed that his her price for an engagement is usually forty pounds, which was a killing in Victorian times.
* HookerWithAHeartOfGold: Being charming is doubtlessly part of his her job, but still Angelique seems genuinely friendly and open, and is obviously interested in Dorian beyond his purse.
* MoralityPet: Dorian may be an immortal NightmareFetishist, but he she expresses true affection and compassion for Angelique and their relationship is quite loving. [[MoodWhiplash At least until he kills him]] her]] for discovering his secret, despite her assurances that she'll love him even knowing what he is.
* StuffedIntoTheFridge: To remind the audience that Dorian isn't so sweet as he seems. Angelique discovers Dorian's portrait and, upon Dorian's discovery of him her in the painting room, swears he she loves him still. Dorian smiles, gives him her a glass of wine, and watches him her die of the poison he's put into the glass. His smile doesn't change.


-> '''Played By:''' Patti [=LuPone=]

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-> '''Played By:''' Patti [=LuPone=]
Creator/PattiLuPone

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* TokenWizard: Vanessa is not the only supernatural member of the main cast (Dorian is immortal, while Ethan is a werewolf), but she is the only one to purposefully make use of her magical abilities and knowledge.


* AdaptationalWimp: The Creature in the book is a lot more self-assured, a capable manipulator and even able to control fire.



* ButtMonkey: Gets put through the wringer perhaps more than anyone in the story, except Vanessa. He's perceived as a hideous monster by practically everyone who sees him, he's rejected by his creator, nearly everyone who befriends him turns against him eventually or even turns out to have just been using him and his love of poetry is scorned by other people almost as much as his looks.



* AdaptationalBadass: Dracula in the book is impressive enough in his own right; he's implied to be the reincarnation of Vlad the Impaler, to have turned himself into a vampire using black magic learned in Scholomance School of Necromancy and to have powers from the Devil Himself; here he's a fallen angel who is the elder and more powerful brother of the Devil!



* FallenAngel: Well, not so much fallen as banished from Heaven by God after his failed rebellion.

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* FallenAngel: Well, not so much fallen as banished Banished from Heaven by God after his failed rebellion.



* FountainOfExpies: Madam Satan in Series/ChillingAdventuresOfSabrina and Countess Marburg in Series/Salem are both very similar to her.
* HateSink: For all of her intelligence, charm and power, she's an ancient sexual pervert who abuses her daughter and was willing to offer her up as a sacrifice to the Devil himself just to preserve her own youth. It's safe to say that nobody on the show or in the audience shed a tear when her head got lopped off. In fact, you could just as easily say to her what Batman says to Ra's al-Ghul:
--> '''Bruce:''' Sure, Ra's, why not? Anything to hold off the Grim Reaper another few seconds. I take it back, you don't cheat death: ''You whimper in fear of it!''



* HiddenDepths: Underneath it all, Evelyn's actually quite lonely, and ends up offering Sir Malcolm a chance to share the immortality promised by the devil, so she'll have someone to be with for the rest of her very long life.
* HurricaneOfExpies: Madam Satan in Series/TheChillingAdventuresOfSabrina and Countess Marburg in Series/Salem.

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* HiddenDepths: Underneath it all, Evelyn's actually quite lonely, and ends up offering Sir Malcolm a chance to share the immortality promised by the devil, so she'll have someone to be with for the rest of her eternal, or at least, very long life.
* HurricaneOfExpies: Madam Satan in Series/TheChillingAdventuresOfSabrina and Countess Marburg in Series/Salem.
life.


* {{Narcissist}}: Well it is Dorian Gray!



Angelique is a glamorous and upbeat young lady who is intrigued by Dorian Gray - and intrigues him in return. She works in an upscale brothel and seems to have exclusive clients with "special" interests.

* BeneathTheMask: After episodes of put-on joie de vivre, Angelique breaks after being spit on in the fifth episode of Season 2 and reveals insecurity and self-loathing at her circumstances.
* BirdsOfAFeather: She and Dorian seem made for each other from the start - both glamorous and hedonistic and relishing in the discomfort of others.
* {{Gayngst}}: Unsurprisingly, as a trans woman in Victorian London, Angelique has had an incredibly difficult life and a lot of turmoil.
* HighClassCallGirl: The fifth episode of the second season revealed that her price for an engagement is usually forty pounds, which was a killing in Victorian times.
* HookerWithAHeartOfGold: Being charming is doubtlessly part of her job, but still Angelique seems genuinely friendly and open, and is obviously interested in Dorian beyond his purse.
* MoralityPet: Dorian may be an immortal NightmareFetishist, but he expresses true affection and compassion for Angelique and their relationship is quite loving. [[MoodWhiplash At least until he kills her]] for discovering his secret, despite her assurances that she'll love him even knowing what he is.
* StuffedIntoTheFridge: To remind the audience that Dorian isn't so sweet as he seems. Angelique discovers Dorian's portrait and, upon Dorian's discovery of her in the painting room, swears she loves him still. Dorian smiles, gives her a glass of wine, and watches her die of the poison he's put into the glass. His smile doesn't change.

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Angelique is a glamorous and upbeat young lady who is intrigued by Dorian Gray - and intrigues him in return. She works in an upscale brothel and seems to have exclusive clients with "special" interests.

interests. Itís ultimately revealed that Angelique is actually a male transvestite.

* BeneathTheMask: After episodes of put-on joie de vivre, Angelique breaks after being spit on in the fifth episode of Season 2 and reveals insecurity and self-loathing at her his circumstances.
* BirdsOfAFeather: She He and Dorian seem made for each other from the start - both glamorous and hedonistic and relishing in the discomfort of others.
* {{Gayngst}}: Unsurprisingly, as a trans woman male transvestite in Victorian London, Angelique has had an incredibly difficult life and a lot of turmoil.
* HighClassCallGirl: The fifth episode of the second season revealed that her his price for an engagement is usually forty pounds, which was a killing in Victorian times.
* HookerWithAHeartOfGold: Being charming is doubtlessly part of her his job, but still Angelique seems genuinely friendly and open, and is obviously interested in Dorian beyond his purse.
* MoralityPet: Dorian may be an immortal NightmareFetishist, but he expresses true affection and compassion for Angelique and their relationship is quite loving. [[MoodWhiplash At least until he kills her]] him]] for discovering his secret, despite her assurances that she'll love him even knowing what he is.
* StuffedIntoTheFridge: To remind the audience that Dorian isn't so sweet as he seems. Angelique discovers Dorian's portrait and, upon Dorian's discovery of her him in the painting room, swears she he loves him still. Dorian smiles, gives her him a glass of wine, and watches her him die of the poison he's put into the glass. His smile doesn't change.


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* HurricaneOfExpies: Madam Satan in Series/TheChillingAdventuresOfSabrina and Countess Marburg in Series/Salem.


* JockDadNerdSon: Rather bookish and frail compared to the adventurous Sir Malcolm.

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* JockDadNerdSon: Rather bookish and frail compared to the adventurous Sir Malcolm. [[PlayingWithATrope Not a totally straight example]] as Malcolm is himself a highly intelligent scholar who values book-learning, but his standard is that of a GentlemanAdventurer with [[BadassBookworm brains]] ''and'' [[GeniusBruiser brawn]], and Peter could only be said to have the former.


* InformedUgliness: He really isn't as hideous as he seems to think, with his oddities basically being confined to his pale skin, yellow irises, and moderate facial scars. Justified due to his psychological problems and consequent behaviour affecting the way people respond to him - in the final season, in which he's got over some of his self-loathing and is more generally stable, he interacts with ordinary people much more frequently, without causing exaggerated reactions.

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* InformedUgliness: InformedDeformity: He really isn't as hideous as he seems to think, with his oddities basically being confined to his pale skin, yellow irises, and moderate facial scars. Justified due to his psychological problems and consequent behaviour affecting the way people respond to him - in the final season, in which he's got over some of his self-loathing and is more generally stable, he interacts with ordinary people much more frequently, without causing exaggerated reactions.

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* InformedUgliness: He really isn't as hideous as he seems to think, with his oddities basically being confined to his pale skin, yellow irises, and moderate facial scars. Justified due to his psychological problems and consequent behaviour affecting the way people respond to him - in the final season, in which he's got over some of his self-loathing and is more generally stable, he interacts with ordinary people much more frequently, without causing exaggerated reactions.


-->'''Van Helsing''': [[NoodleIncident I drove a steak through her heart, and cut off her head]].

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-->'''Van Helsing''': [[NoodleIncident I drove a steak stake through her heart, and cut off her head]].


* NonActionGuy: While a brilliant scholar and intellectual, Lyle lacks any physical skills and is useless in a fight for the most part - the season two finale gives him a [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome badass]] [[PreMortemOneLiner moment]] when he unexpectedly kills one of Evelyn's minions with a well-placed gun shot.

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* NonActionGuy: While a brilliant scholar and intellectual, Lyle lacks any physical skills and is useless in a fight for the most part - the season two finale gives him a [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome badass]] badass [[PreMortemOneLiner moment]] when he unexpectedly kills one of Evelyn's minions with a well-placed gun shot.


* NeverGivenAName: Victor abandoned him immediately after restoring him to life and so never named him. (Victor does name Caliban and Lily when they're created later on.) The Creature does pick several names for himself in the course of the series, but all of them are treated as placeholders. He eventually learns the name from his former life as a human, but the audience never does, and he doesn't start using it.



* RiddleForTheAges: His true name, even when he finally remembers it.

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* RiddleForTheAges: His true name, name in his first life, even when he finally remembers it.

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* LadyOfBlackMagic: A sophisticated woman with charisma, and powerful witch of dark magic.

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