Paul sparer

The man behind the opening.

Paul Sparer (b. December 19, 1923) was an American character actor and voice-over actor, best known as the narrator of Tales from the Darkside. He died on November 19, 1999.

Role in the DarksideEdit

Paul Sparer is listed as the voice of the narrator on 90 episodes of "Tales from the Darkside."  It is he who provides the iconic opening:

Man lives in the sunlit world of what he believes to be reality.  But there is, unseen by most, an underworld; a place that is just as real, but not as brightly lit. A darkside.
As well as the closing:

"The darkside is always there, waiting for us to enter, waiting to enter us.  Until next time, try to enjoy the daylight."

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