Abraham Van Helsing, various

Abraham Van Helsing is a Dutch doctor introduced in Stoker's novel, who acts as a vampire hunter and archenemy to Dracula. Over the years, he was portrayed by (among others) Edward Van Sloan (top left, <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENMV00000242" title="Dracula (movie, 1931)" href="/topic/entertainment/movies/dracula-%28movie-1931%29-ENMV00000242.topic">"Dracula,"</a> 1931), <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB002431" title="Anthony Hopkins" href="/topic/entertainment/movies/anthony-hopkins-PECLB002431.topic">Anthony Hopkins</a> (top right, "Bram Stoker's Dracula," 1992), <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB002540" title="Hugh Jackman" href="/topic/entertainment/movies/hugh-jackman-PECLB002540.topic">Hugh Jackman</a> (bottom, "Van Helsing," 2004), Jack Palace, <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB003341" title="Laurence Olivier" href="/topic/entertainment/laurence-olivier-PECLB003341.topic">Laurence Olivier</a>, <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB0004654" title="Christopher Plummer" href="/topic/entertainment/movies/christopher-plummer-PECLB0004654.topic">Christopher Plummer</a> and Mel Brooks.

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Abraham Van Helsing is a Dutch doctor introduced in Stoker's novel, who acts as a vampire hunter and archenemy to Dracula. Over the years, he was portrayed by (among others) Edward Van Sloan (top left, "Dracula," 1931), Anthony Hopkins (top right, "Bram Stoker's Dracula," 1992), Hugh Jackman (bottom, "Van Helsing," 2004), Jack Palace, Laurence Olivier, Christopher Plummer and Mel Brooks.

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