After the success of the recurring evil vampire Count in 'Danger Mouse', the fanged quacker got a spin-off series of its very own.
However, his new character was with a difference. As the story of the series goes, during his resurrection using a "mystic ceremony performed once a century", a mistake by the hapless Nanny using ketchup instead of blood leaves him resurfacing as the first ever vegetarian vampire.
In all, 65 22-minute-long episodes were made, and the show remains a cult classic.
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