Biography: Producer and director of several sci-fi TV movies and series', Dan Curtis brought to light such programs as The Night Stalker which led to the series. The Night Strangler, The Norliss Tapes, Frankenstein 73, Picture of Dorian Grey, Scream of the Wolf, Curse of the Black Widow, Turn of the Screw just to name a few were his productions during the 70's. Married for 54 years to his wife, Norma Mae she passed away 20 days before his own death. They had 3 children. His legacy undoubtedly will be the many television movies and even a resurgence of the old Dark Shadows series. Some sources list his birthdate as 1926 and 1927.