The cult television classic Tales From The Crypt first aired on June 10th 1989. The episode was titled” The Man Who Was Death” and starred William Shatner. Shatner played a laid off prison executioner who decided to take justice into his own hands after being laid off. The show aired from 1989-1996. The series also featured other high profile names such as Mary Ellen Trainor, Demi Moore, Iggy Pop, Katey Sagal, Beau Bridges, Brad Pitt and many more. Tom Hanks, Michael J Fox,Arnold Schwarzenegger also served as guest directors on separate episodes as well.
The crypt keeper voiced by voice actor John Kassir has also done voices in many popular childrens cartoons such as Aaahh!!! Real Monsters, Afro Samurai, Earthworm Jim and many others.